5 minutes and 10 Questions with Malcolm Borwick, 5 Goal Polo Professional and La Martina Ambassador
Q1: How did you first get in to Polo?
Through the pathway of champions, the Pony Club. I turned up at Rutland Polo Club aged 10 without knowing which end of the polo stick to hit the ball with…
Q2: Favourite Polo Event in the world?
Tough one, the Royal Salute trip to India with British Polo Day is the most unique event in world polo. 8 days of polo, elegant parties and all the colours and sounds of incredible India.
Q3: Your top 3 items to take in your luggage when travelling?
Jaffa cakes, my notebook, and Diclofenac!
Q4: Best advice any one ever gave you?
“Open every door, you don’t have to walk through all of them.”
Q5: Your moto to live by?
Try your best
Q6: Your favourite La Martina piece?
My La Martina silicon boots which are amazing to play in, and a unique piece like the grey wool jacket for the Guards Polo Club range that I absolutely loved wearing for a photoshoot I did.
Q7: Your dream holiday destination?
Costa Careyes, Mexico
Q8: Favourite Polo Club?
Pletenburg Bay in South Africa
Q9: Favourite Polo Pony?
‘Irish’, an Ellerston gelding who played more than 20 English International games with me
Q10: In 5 year’s time I would like to be……… (finish this sentence!)
NOT tacking up my kid’s ponies!