HPL Hosts Jeff Hall and Luis Escobar
It is an honor to have Luis Escobar & Jeff Hall back on Oahu! Hawaii Polo Life is also excited to welcome Luis's sons Lucas Escobar & Nico Escobar to Hawaii for the first time.
Luis Escobar: Owner of Santa Clara Polo Club and has sold multiple horses to Chris Dawson and Hawaii Polo Life. He owns the Santa Clara Polo Club in Palm Beach, Florida. Luis Escobar was born in Costa Rica. After graduating from high school in Costa Rica, he moved to Wellington, Florida with his parents in 1989. He graduated from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida where he received a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. In 1984 his father purchased the Santa Clara Polo Club in Palm Beach, Florida. He trains and sells polo ponies to players from around the world.
Nico Escobar: Nicolas or “Nico” is originally from Wellington, Florida. His favorite field to play on is Field 2 of Palermo. His first trip to Hawaii was in 2019 where he played with his father and brother on the Dillingham Ranch Polo Field. He has won the America’s Cup and was also the MVP in the America’s cup.
Lucas Escobar: Lucas or “Luke” was born in Wellington, Florida and is the younger brother of Nico, and son of Luis Escobar. His favorite field to play on is Field 1 of the International Polo Club. He first played in Hawaii in 2019 at the Dillingham Ranch Polo Field. Even at a young age he has won the Westchester Cup two years in a row and has played high goal polo such as the 22 Goal Gold Cup.
Jeff Hall: Jeff Hall was raised in Santa Barbara, CA and Houston, TX. Hall began riding horses at four years old in Indio, CA where his father John Hall, an enthusiastic polo sponsor instilled a passion for the sport. By the time Jeff was seven, he had already decided what he wanted for his future. His dream of becoming a professional polo player became a reality at 12 years old and he hasn’t looked back since.