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Beyond London: International Day at the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club

Beyond London: International Day at the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club

Far from being mired down by tradition and image, Jamie Morrison is on a mission to revitalise the sport of kings. Tilly Berendt visits his Berkshire club to experience the new International Day – in which the pitch-side parties are as sleek and sexy as the sport unfolding on the grass

Forget everything you think you know – Jamie Morrison is making polo cool again. The spritely chairman of the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club may be the son of a music-industry mogul, but he inherited more than just a creative mind and business acumen from his late father, Bryan Morrison. It’s through his sire-line that an unshakable passion for polo was inherited, too.

All photos: RBC International / Sam Churchill

Aug 20th 2018
Beyond London
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