Inductee to the Polo Hall of Fame

Charles Smith
Inducted February 20, 2004

In 1966 Charles reached the level of 7 goals and won many high goal tournaments that include winning the U.S. Open 5 times and being part of the U.S. Team for the ‘76 and ’81 Camacho Cups and the 1979 Cup of the Americas; three C.V. Whitney Cups; the Gold Cup twice; the Butler Handicap twice and the 20 Goal or Silver Cup 8 times tying Ray Harrington’s record for most wins of the Silver Cup. Additional tournament wins of note included 6 wins in the highly competitive Southwest Intra-Circuit Championships and the National Inter-Circuit Championship in 1972. The Hugo Dalmar trophy for sportsmanship was awarded to him in 1999.

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