Sincerest apologies to the literal tens of readers of this blog for the recent paucity of posts. Here’s some photos from way-back-when, when Birmingham made it’s big splash at a polo tournament.
Note the massive gears and not-so-massive mallet heads. It’s a shame we don’t have any video, because the photographs can’t capture our shaking hands.
We lost all of our games 5-0, besides one, which we lost 4-0. We didn’t know it at the time, but we played some tough teams including Toros and BAD. We crashed many times:
And visibly exasperated our opponents:
It was a great and impressively-organised tournament, the first of many for Birmingham Polo.