Kent and Curwen Polo 2014
On Saturday 19th July 2014, over 400 VIP guests were treated to a classic English summer's day of Royal polo and superb hospitality, in support of Tusk Trust and Sentebale, the respective charities of HRH The Duke of Cambridge and HRH Prince Henry of Wales.
Kent and Curwen, the quintessential English menswear brand was the title sponsor for the third year running of The Kent and Curwen Royal Charity Polo Cup at the private grounds of Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Berkshire Estate.
As guests arrived at the beautiful setting of Watership Down, players took to the field to warm up for the Xerjoff Silver Cup, four chukkas of exhilarating polo serving as a perfect background to their champagne reception, followed by lunch in the marquee and a charity auction.
Special guests of the event included Lord and Lady Lloyd Webber, Sabrina Fung, David Gandy, Jade Parfitt and Jack Dyson, Samantha Barks and Richard Fleeshman, Jamal Edwards, Pattie Boyd and Kent and Curwen brand ambassador’s former footballer Michael Owen and singer Aaron Kwok.
The Duke of Cambridge and HRH Prince Henry of Wales teamed up with high goal Thai Polo patron, Harald Link and 7 goal English player, James Beim playing for Westcombe Group to take on BP Polo’s brother’s Chevy and Joevy Beh and their father Dato Beh along with CEO and Chairman of Thompson Hotels, Dr Aron Harilela.
After a very exciting match, Westcombe Group took the win 7 – 5 to lift The 2014 Kent and Curwen Royal Charity Polo Cup. Tiffany & Co. as the official prize partner of the day presented their beautiful turquoise boxes to the players with The Tiffany & Co Most Valuable Player award being given to HRH Prince Henry of Wales
Tusk would particularly like to thank the players, Polofix, Kent & Curwen, the auction donors and Lord Lloyd Webber for their generous support for a wonderful day in aid of Tusk and Sentebale.