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Nick Manifold, right, and ...
Nick Manifold, right, and the rest of the players who compete in the high-goal polo tournament at Two Trees Farm each year can rest assured they will have a place to play this summer after a deal was reached to host the tournament again. CAILIN RILEY
Nick Manifold, right, and the rest of the players who compete in the high-goal polo tournament at Two Trees Farm each year can rest assured they will have a place to play this summer after a deal was reached to host the tournament again.
Nick Manifold, the team manager of White Birch Farm-owned by Brant-and a veteran player in the tournament, said that he and everyone in the polo community was happy to have come to an agreement with Walentas.
"There was just a short time when there was some confusion as to what David's plans were with the property," he
"We sorted it out, so we're back to having polo there this year, which is great."
said the short period of indecision did not have an adverse effect on the tournament's ability to secure commitments from some of the top teams and players that annually make the tournament one of the most competitive in the world.
said that while the agreement is only good for one year, he's
not concerned about the future of polo in the Hamptons, and he
said everyone will benefit from its continued presence.
"It's incredibly important to have polo back here," he
Polo team must perform without famous mare
'She played a long time and was a famous mare,' said Nick Manifold, manager of White Birch. 'She was a great horse, had a great temperament and was a very comfortable ride.She was strong and bold.'
said Felina was still working on her
game, but what made her
unusual was her
color: roan, a mixture of pink and white.
'She was distinctive,' Manifold
A polo team is made up of four people on horseback.Between 30 and 40 horses are rotated in a single match, Manifold
International Polo Club Palm Beach
Left to Right: USPA Chairman Jack Shelton, Team Manager Nick Manifold,
Nick ManifoldWhite Birch Manager Originally from Australia, Nick Manifold has been with the White Birch team for 15 years.He is a formidable player and is currently rated at 5 goals by the USPA.
This Month in Polo Players' Edition
Said longtime team manager Nick Manifold: ,That is the greatest thing about Peter as a patron.
Aguerre worked together with Manifold
to try to find the perfect balance for the horses. ,We doubled our second string in the beginning so we played every game at a high level.