Monthly Archives: January 2014

Earning My Spurs

One of the nicest gifts I received from one of the players in the FIP Snow Polo World Cup was a pair of spurs.  From Carlos Gracida. Carlos gave it to me at the farewell party.  No ceremony, just took … Continue reading

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Home

I slept ten hours last night.  It was great to get home from three weeks away at the FIP Snow Polo World Cup.  It has been hectic and stressful.  And super successful – without doubt the best Snow Polo world … Continue reading

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Final Day

Final day at the Fortune Heights FIP Snow Polo World Cup 2014.  I’m looking forward to it.  Hong Kong vs England in the final, and Brazil vs Chile in a South Anerican subsidiary final.  Can Hong Kong make it 3-in-a-row?  … Continue reading

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Looking Good

It has been more than a week since my Postcard from Tianjin, and I apologise.   It has been a hectic week of polo, but it really is no excuse for not posting sooner.  I do hope everyone has been following … Continue reading

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Postcard from Tianjin

There is always pressure as a Tournament Director.  The first few days of the Fortune Height FIP Snow Polo World Cup have been fraught with concerns over temperatures, the playing field, making snow and even the balls we use.   At … Continue reading

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A Hectic Start

And so it begins.  I head to Tianjin, China tonight to take up my position as FIP’s Tournament Director of the Fortune Heights FIP Snow Polo World Cup 2014.  I will be there for the next 18 days, running this … Continue reading

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2014

Happy New Year!  Bring on the Year of the Horse. Hope you had a fabulous 2013 and wishing all my friends and readers all the very best for 2014. May all your polo and equestrian dreams come true.

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