Polo Times Magazine Subscribe to Polo Times Home
HomeNewsTournamentsClassifiedsAbout usSubscribeContact

Mon 17th Sep 2012

Success for James Beim in France

Body Minute claim French Open title after beating In the Wings

BODY MINUTE WON the French Open on Saturday at Polo Club du Domaine de Chantilly, after they defeated In The Wings, 14-9. Body Minute's James Beim and Edouard Pan were instrumental in their team's win, backed up by patron Jean-Christophe David and five-goaler Tomas Reinoso.

Body Minute made a strong start and led by four goals at half time. Despite Andre Fabre's In The Wings making a comeback in the fourth chukka, with goals from nine-goaler Pancho Bensadon, they then remained scoreless in the final chukka as Body Minute extended their lead by five goals before the final bell.

Meanwhile, yesterday, Lavinia Fabre's In The Wings Tom Tailor won the Ladies' French Open. They defeated Hecla - featuring Heloise Lorentzen and Emma Boers - by one goal, 5-4.

Photograph: Body Minute's James Beim

Follow Polotimes on Twitter

Other top stories

Thu 15th Nov 2018
Argentine Open Rescheduled
Tournament will begin this Saturday

Wed 14th Nov 2018
Snow Polo World Cups
Who will come out on top at Kitzbühel and St. Moritz 2019?

Mon 12th Nov 2018
Rocking P Secure Win
U.S. Open Women’s Polo Championship

Fri 9th Nov 2018
U.S. Open Women’s Polo Championship
Brits vs Brits in Sunday’s Final

Fri 9th Nov 2018
Argentine Open About to Begin
Pinnacle of Argentine Triple Crown commences at weekend

Wed 7th Nov 2018
Polo Times Out Now!
November issue packed full of polo goodies

Tue 6th Nov 2018
Ellerstina Secure The 125th Hurlingham Open
Third consecutive year on the podium

Tue 30th Oct 2018
Ellerstina Through to Hurlingham Open Final
Tournament drawing to a close

Mon 29th Oct 2018
Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha Tragically Killed
King Power owner and polo devotee dies in helicopter crash

Thu 25th Oct 2018
HPA Release Final Handicap List
End of season handicaps amended

Tue 23rd Oct 2018
Winter Arena Fixtures
HPA announces dates

Mon 22nd Oct 2018
125th Hurlingham Open
Ellerstina, La Dolfina, La Aguada & Las Monjitas through to the Semi Finals

Thu 18th Oct 2018
Juan Martín Nero Returns to St. Moritz
Snow Polo World Cup St. Moritz 2019

See all news in:

End of Polo Times news page

Advertiser information Contact us Subscribe Work for us All information is subject to copyright 2015


Latest Classified

Latest Classified

 Get into Polo

Get started in polo

Information on how to get started in polo
 Destination of the Month

The global game

Holidays and breaks playing or following polo around the world

Online magazine

Login to read current and back issues of the magazine
 Find your nearest club

Club contacts

Find your nearest polo club
Cookies in Use