The Windsor Charity Polo Cup is a biennial event that takes place in February, at Windsor, a sporting club community located on a barrier island in Vero Beach, Florida. The 2018 event was co-chaired by the Hon. Hilary M. Weston, co-founder and Creative Director of Windsor and former Lieutenant Governor of Ontario and Salvatore Ferragamo, grandson of the esteemed Italian footwear designer and leader of his family's expanding wine business.
Recognized as the signature high-goal charity polo match of the season, the 2018 event featured an exciting roster of top-level international players, including Ignacio "Nacho" Figueras, Juan Monteverde, Lucas Criado, Carlos Gradica Jr., Jesse Bray, and Rodrigo Andrade, along with Salvatore Ferragamo and TV personality John Walsh.
The 2018 Windsor Charity Polo Cup donated a total of $280,000 in proceeds between beneficiaries, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research and Alzheimer & Parkinson Association of Indian River County. Windsor is proud to announce that the 2018 Charity Polo Cup raised the highest amount of charitable dollars and had the largest attendance since the event’s conception in 2012.
The event was supported by national and local sponsors including CBRE Group, Inc., PNC Bank, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Audi of Melbourne, Château d’Esclans, Falasiri Oriental Rugs, Stick & Ball, J.McLaughlin, Casa Dragones, Laurent-Perrier, Maria Canale, Ingersoll-Rand, Sysco, Equestrian Living and Vero Beach Magazine, among others.