Category Archives: Sporting

Gatsby Country

Gatsby’s house was recently torn down but the sporting spirit of Long Island’s North Shore lives on… in pictures like these. Above, world class polo player Stewart Inglehart at the Meadow Brook Club. Check out the scene c.1946 at A … Continue reading

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Set Sail for the Shipyard Cup

Three of our favorite things in life – sailboats, good beer and Maine – will come together this summer at the 2011 Shipyard Cup. The three day series of races in the traditional Corinthian style will be taking place in … Continue reading

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Boat Races at Oxford, 1958

This past weekend the 157th Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race took place on the Thames, continuing the universities’ storied sporting tradition. Although nowadays the sculls are made of fiberglass and the clothes of Coolmax, in essence the event is largely … Continue reading

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Must Have: Ernest Hemingway’s .577 Westley Richards Nitro Express

The author’s safari rifle is up for auction in Maine. UPDATE: It sold for $340,000.

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Barbour Country

Photo by Adrianna Ault Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG, Middleburgh, NY.

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