Monthly Archives: November 2012

Optimism

On Equestrian.Com.My this morning are two headlines: BTSC ensures its survival and No 3Q shows in 2013.  While the leading equestrian show organisers in Malaysia decide not to run any shows next year, Singapore’s oldest purely equestrian club decides to … Continue reading

Posted in ECM, Polo, Showjumping, Something Horsey | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Glorious Genting

Natasha and I took a drive up to Genting Spelling Station with our friends Yeo Kuo Lee and Caroline.  It took us 40 minutes from the Royal Selangor Polo Club to get there.  The Genting Spelling Station is midway up … Continue reading

Posted in Polo, Something Horsey | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Zack’s Tack @ La Martina’s opening

Zack’s Tack organised the horses and players for the opening of the brand-spanking new La Martina shop at the Pavilion last night.  We were blessed that it didn’t rain on us, and that the horses stood quietly there all through … Continue reading

Posted in Polo, Saddlery | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Where’s the App?

Course Designing is light relief for me.  It keeps me in contact with the show jumping world, and its many splendid people. Sometimes it is comic relief, like last weekend when I asked one of the arena party members to … Continue reading

Posted in Showjumping | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Junior Tour

This weekend I am course designing the CSI-J-B Kuala Lumpur show, also known as the EAM – STC Horse Carnival 2012.  Junior riders, aged 16 and below have been invited to to come to Kuala Lumpur to ride in this … Continue reading

Posted in Showjumping | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Fatherhood Again

I got some great news yesterday – I’m going to be a father again! The National Stud Farm has confirmed that my mare Nata is expecting.   I retired her, and Brook, to the Stud Farm at the end of last … Continue reading

Posted in Musings, Polo, Something Horsey | Tagged , | 1 Comment

USA vs England

It is nice to see that USA and England will continue their polo rivalry with the new USPA International Cup on 25th November, at the Ganzi’s Grand Champions Polo Club in Florida.  It is a rivalry that stretches back to … Continue reading

Posted in Polo, Something Horsey | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Free Your Mind

The Melbourne Cup is always run on the first Tuesday of November.  I’m looking forward to watching the race on Astro’s Australian channel 521.  In a tip of the hat to “the race that stops a nation,” I changed my … Continue reading

Posted in Musings, Polo, Showjumping, Something Horsey | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment