Tag Archives: Horse Feed

Hay You!

Many people still insist on feeding chaff to their horses.  I can’t understand why.  I haven’t fed chaff to my horses in over 12 years.  Instead of chaff, I feed hay, specifically Timothy Hay.  Not only is hay better for … Continue reading

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Refillers

Natasha and I did the dash to Ipoh for the Mitavite Horse Show over the weekend.  We got there on Friday afternoon as I wanted to scout the derby area for Sunday’s Fun In The Garden, as it was being … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year Win

The Royal Selangor Polo Club held its first club cup of the year.  It was nice to win the Winston Cup, even though it was not named for my 4 y.o. gelding that Hannah Daniels has been breaking in.  My … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Conned

A track rider cantered past me while I was riding around the track at the Royal Selangor Polo Club this morning.  His polo pony was bitted with a pelham, with only the curb (bottom) rein attached.  The track rider started … Continue reading

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TrackWork

I went to the night races in Singapore.  It was my first time ever at the night races, and only the fifth time I have been to the races since I stopped amateur race-riding myself in 1994.  It was a … 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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Off and Racing

Head Hunters got off to a good start in the RSPC Merdeka League 1 tournament at the Royal Selangor Polo Club.   It is the first RMPA Merdeka League Tournament of the year.  With league points being earned at every … Continue reading

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Merdeka Head Hunting

The great start to the polo year continues for me.  Head Hunters took a while to get going, but when we did, we eventually got past Maple Leaf Polo 7-4 on Friday.  Yesterday, on the Putrajaya field we had it … Continue reading

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Merdeka Final

My amazing season rolls on.  Head Hunters got off to a great start in our first match of the RSPC Merdeka League Final, whipping 1 Selangor 9 – 2 1/2.   It is a totally new Head Hunters, one that has … Continue reading

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Year of the Horse Sale

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Multi-Tasking

It was great to read that the horse Sonja Johnson rode to second place in the HSBC Adelaide CCI4*, Belfast Mohito, is an Australian Stock Horse that still plays polo.  The Adelaide CCI4* is part of the FEI Classics, and … Continue reading

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Ready to Spell

Today is my last competitive game in the Merdeka League.  My horses have played a total of nine league tournaments this year, over thirty competitive matches per horse.   They are probably looking forward to the end of the leagues, more … Continue reading

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