Category Archives: ECM

14th Season

The RMPA International League started its 14th season in Malaysia last week.  The RSPC Open marked the start of three legs in Malaysia, the RSPC Open (26th to 4th August), RMPA Classic, and RMPA International League Final.  Collectively, they make … Continue reading

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Selamat Hari Raya

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Foolhardy

In the ECM/PE tradition of April Fool’s Day posts, I was tempted to write a piece on the running of the 2017 SEA Games equestrian and polo sports being privatised to a local company to run.    

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Historians

The Royal Selangor Polo Club asked for old photos of the members and polo at the club for a coffee table book project.  Natasha and I decided to support it and started to go through our archives.  Having started Equestrian.Com.My … Continue reading

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Bon Voyage, Jean Philippe

This week another friend of mine passed away.  Jean Philippe Robin, a Frenchman who had made his home in Malaysia since 1996, passed away.  He knew he was going, and went back to France a few days before he left … Continue reading

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Selamat Hari Raya

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Pride

Seven riders took part in the Malaysian leg of the FEI World Dressage Challenge held this morning at the Royal Selangor Polo Club.  I watched Eda Wong do a 61% test in the Prix St George, riding a lovely KWPN … Continue reading

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Goodbye Equestrian.Com.My, Hello PoloEquestrian.com

We switched over to PoloEquestrian.com yesterday, ending updates on Equestrian.Com.My.  ECM served us well for 15 years, since we started it on 18th August 1999.  PoloEquestrian.com does not have the .my tag, something we wanted to get away from as … Continue reading

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MILF Polo

Carrying on an Equestrian.Com.My tradition that dates back to 2000, we ran an article, Malaysia joins International Ladies Polo Federation this morning, 1st April 2014.  April Fool’s day. 

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Head Hunting the Merdeka

There are nine teams entered for the 2014 RMPA Merdeka League. My team is Head Hunters.  Yeo Kuo Lee can’t make it for the first Merdeka, so I will play this tournament with our trainers Zulkhaire Kople, Wahid (Ahmad Rizal) … Continue reading

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Nanyang Art

Natasha and the kids, myself and Zack’s Tack were featured in today’s Nanyang Siang Pau newspaper.  It is a two page spread with lots of photos. 

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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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