Father’s Day (a day when I normally cuddle into all the pillows I can find and scream “I have no fatherrrrrrrrrrrrr!!!”) turned out better than expected when Lancaster United decided to break out the wieners and have a good ol’ polo BBQ. Add to that the enjoyment of finally meeting the notorious Nick Kruse (up from Missouri and relocating to Philadelphia) and playing a few games with him, and you’ve got a pretty spectacular day of polo.
Troy’s wife, Gretchen, brought along her camera and took some much-better-than-what-I-can-possibly-take pictures. Here, look:
One of our player’s little polokins were playing around and dreaming of bike polo (as all good polokins do), and the following pictures were the result. A big thanks to both E- and A- for making these come to life and for remembering to make me a head shorter than every other lego figure out there, haahaa! Likewise, thanks to Erin for bringing these to my attention and for sending them my way.
Lumberjack (L), and Darby (R)
From left to right: Sabrina, Gene, Horse, Rodney, and Yeager
Jar Jar Binks: not really based on a player, but the figure that started it all.
From Left to Right: Lumberjack, Darby, Irish, Crusher, a random smurf for fun, Karl
I’ll let the pictures do the talking, except for this little ditty here: great time, great people, great experience. Had a lot of great conversations with cool cats and I hope to make some new super polo buddies from this.
I am so lonely…
Anyway, here’s your heaping spoonful of imagery: Read more