HUSK Supporters & Ambassadors
Fuelled by talent, charisma and passion, Nic is present leading American polo player ranking at 8 goals.
Lia is one of the best female polo players in the world, ranking at 9 goals in women’s handicap in Argentina and England.
She started to play when she was 10 years old. She is fierce and graceful at the same time, and has an incredible way with her horses. She calms and focuses them by just her presence!
Find out more about Lia here.
Lucy is an International Grand Prix Rider based in heart of Wiltshire UK countryside.
Daughter of the world class eventer Lucinda Fredericks, Ellie is coached by and following in the footsteps of her parents.
At the young age of 17 years, Ellie has bucked the curve by already competing successfully at Intermediate and 2*. Ellie is fearless, fiercely competitive, and has a fantastic sense of humour. She has an absolute love for her horses, and knows each one inside and out.
Hear what Ellie has to say about Husk here.
British polo player and originator of Burningfold Pro Am polo, Harry has been by HUSK’s side from the start.
A 4000 acre estate ear Buenos Aires, Argentina, founded by the late Dr Jorge MacDonough, international polo vet, passionate about the welfare of horses, and pivotal to the launching of HUSK La Irenita Air boots into the world of polo.
La Irenita is one of the largest polo horse breeding organisations in the world, with two teams now playing in the Argentine Open, as well as many other tournaments. Now owned and run by brothers Matias and Pablo Mac Donough, La Irenita is going from strength to strength, passionate still about the long term welfare of their horses, they ensure that all of their horses are kitted in HUSK boots.
Find out more here.
Pablo Mac Donough
Pablo has been the pivotal piece in the success of HUSK in polo since his late father Dr Jorge Mac Donough discovered the brand via his nephew, and now good friend, Jacinto Crotto.
Born in Buenos Aires, a 5th generation Irish Argentine, sport ran through his veins. His great grandfather James, an Irish immigrant who settles in the pampas in the late 19th century was a horse aficionado. When Pablo was 14 years old he won the Potrillos Cup, the most prestigious youth tournament in the world. He is now one of the most well known participants of the sport, both playing and breeding. Anyone that speaks with Pablo will know that he simply loves HUSK boots and thinks everyone should be switching to putting them on their horses!
Find out more here.
Hazel is one of the most important representatives of the competitive female polo circuit.
The talented British player is the second woman in the world to have ever reached 10 goals, and last December she won the Argentine Women’s Open Championship alongside El Overo UAE. Hazel’s career took off after riding the horses for UAE, the Sheikha saw how skilled and compassionate Hazel was as a rider, and asked her to play for her team! The rest was history! Originally from the New Forest, UK, Hazel just loves being in the countryside and around horses, she’s really spiritual also and a pro at yoga! Hazel loves her horses, you will often find her sitting out the back of her barn chilling with them, and their welfare is key to her heart. Hazel would not use anything else on her horses other than HUSK boots.
Practically born on horse back, Hilario is one of the most passionate people we have met about the welfare of his horses.
Focussed and quiet, his confidence in the saddle hints at a history steeped in horses. Ulloa, a 10 goal rank, is known for his tenacity, an example during the semi final of 2011 British Open the head of his mallet broke off, so he turned it around and scored a goal with the handle! Hilario is passionate about the game of polo, and fiercly competitive, he sees the benefit of HUSK to his horses, and how this affects his game, and will openly promote using HUSK boots for this reason.
Brazilian Olympic eventer Ruy has won 4 Pan American Games medals, competed in 2 Summer Olympics, 2012 and 2016, as well as set for Tokyo.
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Daughter of the infamous Lucinda Green MBE, Lissa Green has inherited her monther’s genes and is one of the sport’s up and coming event riders.
In 2017 Lissa made her 5* competitive debut at the iconic Badminton Horse Trials, and continues to follow the path of her mother’s success. Lissa has built a team of talented event horses ranging from unbroken to advanced levels.
Lissa’s chilled and happy go lucky demeanor hides her drive for perfection, her training is down to the second, and every heart beat of her horses are monitored, health is key. Therefore HUSK was a natural choice for Lissa, and she loves the freedom and protection the kit gives her horses.
Find out what Liss ahs to say about Husk here.
Described in the polo world as ‘the Messi of polo’ Argentianian, Adolfo Cambiaso held the number one spot in the world polo tour rankings for an incredible 20 years!
He is a player that will go down in history, with books written about him, and numerous paintings and photos of him, he is a legacy. In his sporting careers thus far Adolfo has amassed an impressive 164 title wins! Cambiaso is fiercly competitive and will do what it takes to win. His grooms are prepped to seek products that will keep his horses in peak condition to enable that to happen, hence why HUSK was a perfect choice.
Find out what Adolfo has to say about Husk here.
Former polo player for Las Monjitas, the team that stormed the Argentina Open finals, with a shock win against Ellerstina a few years ago.
Lucas Monteverde Jr son of the famous Polo player Lucas Monteverde is new sensation in polo.
Henry began riding horses at age five and has been playing polo since age nine.