Monthly Archives: January 2013

Artist James Gillick

I had the pleasure of meeting English artist James Gillick.  He is a painter who is exhibiting at the Fortune Heights FIP Snow Polo World Cup.  He does still life, portraits, game, nudes, drawings and horses. His style of horse … Continue reading

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Off Day

It is an off day at the FIP Snow Polo World Cup.  What else would I do but wake up at my usual time of 5:30 am!  Sure, it is a habitual time, but there still is a lot to … Continue reading

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Day 1 Done and Dusted

Yesterday was the opening day of the Fortune Heights FIP Snow Polo World Cup.   It was exciting, but the biggest emotion of the day was relief.  We have been battling the weather and a pitch that isn’t quite ideal. It … Continue reading

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Frequent Flyer

I’m off on my travels.  Today I fly to Pattaya for an RMPA Committee Meeting, which is being held tomorrow at the Thai Polo & Equestrian Club in conjunction with the final of the Thai Polo Open.  I get back … Continue reading

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ESMA 13

Equestrian.Com.My has been nominated for an ESMA or Equestrian Social Media Awards. Really flattering to be nominated for these worldwide awards.  We are nominated in the category for Best Use of Social Media in South-East Asia and Oceania.  Would love … Continue reading

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My 2013 Leagues

I am sorted for the National and Merdeka leagues.  I will play the National League (5 to 7 goals) with Claudia Zeisberger’s Maple Leaf Polo team, and the Merdeka League (0 to 2 goals) with David Morais’ and my Hookahs, … Continue reading

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Water, water, every where

Water, water, every where, Nor any drop to drink. The Rime of the Ancient Mariner ~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge The current water crisis in Ampang and Cheras has affected polo.   I have played only one day of polo in Kuala … Continue reading

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Happy Hookahs Quiz 2012

Zack’s Tack and Mitavite presented the Hookahs Quiz 2012, which was held at the Royal Selangor Polo Club on Saturday 15th December.  It was a huge success, with RM12,700 raised on the night for the two charities, National Kidney Foundation … Continue reading

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Schoolmasters

So often, new riders want to buy horses that are “cheap, good, young and sound.”  They can go through months, even years of disappointment simply because these horses hardly ever exist, whether it is in polo, jumping, dressage or any … Continue reading

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