13. - 15.07.2018 9. Hublot Polo Cup in Ascona
With great success, Sunday 15th July, ended the 9th Ascona Polo Cup. The long awaited summer event in Ticino welcomed two thousand visitors, with a very strong turnout in the evening of Saturday 14th July „Benvenuti in Ticino“.
The élite of European Polo met at the old Ascona aerodrome, where four international teams, supported by prestigious sponsors like Centri Porsche Ticino, Styger & Partner AG, Engel & Völkers Ascona, The Lonville Watch Company SA, CAT Financial Products AG from Ticino, Switzerland and Europe, challenged each other in exciting games full of twists.
Outstanding results have also been achieved by the charity game of Kinderstiftung Styger & Partner with the aim of financing the Fondazione il Gabbiano.
In addition to being a top class sport event, this tournament is an important social occasion with a huge advertising effect for Switzerland. We would really like to thank everyone involved in the tournament, the sponsors, players as well as many helpers who contributed to make the event an unforgettable experience.
Looking forward to meeting you all again next year at the 10th Ascona Polo Cup!
19. - 22.07.2018 26. CSI Ascona
Every year at July, horse lovers can enjoy their appointment with the International Horse Show of Ascona, which welcomes for competition illustrious names among the best horsemen and horsewomen in the world.
In the vast area of the former airport of Ascona, fully "dressed up" for the occasion, takes place for four consecutive days spectacular jumping competitions entirely dedicated to horse riding, for a sports program of the highest level.
Businesses related to the splendid thoroughbreds and their riders can participate at other entertainment manifestations.
16.09.2018 Sportcars Day in Ascona
09:15 - 10:30 Meeting of cars on Piazza G. Motta inAscona (pedestrianized lakeside promenade)
11:00 Departure for the second tour in Vallemaggia, withaperitif in Cevio, following return to Ascona, with car park on Piazza G.Motta
13:30 Lunch in the marquee set up on Piazza Torre, followed by the car award ceremony
16:00 End of the event
Friends and fans of 111 sports cars of all brands (Porsche, Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini etc) and periods met in the magnificent Piazza G. Motta on the lakeside of Ascona. For drivers, it was the right opportunity to entertain and exchange views and experiences with other fans of these magnificent cars. This day offered the opportunity for passionate viewers to get up close and personal with your cars.
The day began with the meeting of all cars on Piazza G. Motta in Ascona, then we took a trip in common in the magnificent and famous Maggia Valley. In a traditional Grotto Valmaggese, surrounded by gigantic boulders and centuries-old chestnut trees, an aperitif based on local products was served.
Back on the lakeside promenade of Ascona you were served a great lunch, in good and cheerful company, of course only with Ticino products, in a typically Mediterranean environment.
At the end of the lunch followed the awarding of the following categories: the most beautiful car Cabriolet, the most beautiful Oldtimer and the most original Sportcar.