Monthly Archives: May 2016

Pony Clubbers 37 Years On

In 1979 I was selected to ride for a Far East team in the Inter Pacific Pony Club Exchange.  It was a month long tour of Western Australia.  Six countries took part: Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Japan, New Zealand and … Continue reading

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Them Rules

Read the rules.  As a new polo player, you are told this.  Then you have to take a rules test before you are allowed to play.  Once you have passed that, become a polo player and received a handicap, most … Continue reading

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She’ll Be Right

Pahang was a blast.  Winning made it even more fun.  I was running there and back all the time as I had meetings in KL with sponsors.  I was also meeting with MiCasa All Suite Hotel, who will house the … Continue reading

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Preparation, Preparation, Preparation

It is worth mentioning that Head Hunters won the 2016 Merdeka League playing with our B and C string horses.  Only three horses that were being ‘rehabbed’ back into polo after being out of action for quite a while are … Continue reading

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Head Hunters beat TDH Windhorse 11-5 on Sunday. It gave us two wins in the Royal Pahang Merdeka League Final, and with it, the six points we needed to mathematically put it beyond the reach of any other team.  It … Continue reading

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