Tag Archives: The Polo Loft by Zack’s Tack

Technical Jeans with Silicon Grip Strips

It’s not often I hard sell a Zack’s Tack product, but when we hit a winner as big as this, I feel I just have to let you all know.  I reckon the new Zack’s Tack Technical Polo Jeans with … 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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It’s Over

My run of back-to-back World Cups is finally over and as I wrap up in Pattaya, I contemplate what is next. Normally it would be my time to get myself ready to play in the Merdeka League.  But with insufficient … Continue reading

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Bring On 2017

As the lights go down on 2016, my wrap-up blog post can go in two directions:  a) it has been a good year, with much achieved, or b) it has been a hard year, with the slowdown in retail in … 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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Balls

Sometimes we are asked strange questions.  Someone in Singapore wanted some polo balls and asked The Polo Loft by Zack’s Tack for a price for 70 balls.  After the price was accepted, we were asked what else the balls come … Continue reading

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Safety First

My old friend Iqbal Jumabhoy played at the Royal Selangor Polo Club yesterday.  We were team-mates on the Far East team that went to the Inter Pacific Pony Club Exchange in New Zealand in 1977, and on many polo teams … Continue reading

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Travels

The Femto-Lasik treatment worked really well for me.  Thanks to Dr Steven Chong and Optimax for a super job.  I can see again without the need for spectacles or contacts.  There was minor itchiness the day of the procedure, but … Continue reading

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Christmas 2014

I haven’t been posting a lot of blogs this month, but if you follow me on facebook, you’ll know I have been very active posting old photos.  I have moved office from Taman Tun Dr Ismail to Desa Pandan, to … Continue reading

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Playing in the Philippines

I played at Mikee Romero’s Global Port Polo Club in Calatagan, Philippines on Saturday.  Knowing I was going to be in Manila, I contacted my friend Tonio Veloso and basically invited myself to play with them at his patron Mikee … Continue reading

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Out of Sight

Natasha and I drove to Singapore on Thursday and spent most of the day at The Polo Loft by Zack’s Tack.   I met with potential suppliers, and also the new manager of the Singapore Polo Club, Mr Rene Verhulst.  That … Continue reading

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Off

Having had a run to see The Polo Loft by Zack’s Tack at the Singapore Polo Club last week, I have settled into life at home again.   The amount of rain we have been having is a clear indication … Continue reading

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