Jump to: navigation, search

Walter Buckmaster

Olympic medal record

Men's polo
Competitor for a 22px Mixed team
Silver 1900 Paris Team competition
Competitor for 22x20px United Kingdom
Silver 1908 London Team competition

Walter Selby Buckmaster (October 16, 1872 – October 30, 1942) was a British polo player in the 1900 Summer Olympics and in the 1908 Summer Olympics.

In 1900 he was part of the BLO Polo Club Rugby polo team which won the silver medal.

Eight years later as a member of the Hurlingham Club he won the silver medal again.

External links


Premier Equine Classifieds


Subscribe to our newsletter and keep abreast of the latest news, articles and information delivered directly to your inbox.

Did You Know?

Modern horse breeds developed in response to a need for "form to function", the necessity to develop certain physical characteristics in order to perform a certain type of work... More...

The Gypsy Cob was originally bred to be a wagon horse and pulled wagons or caravans known as Vardos; a type of covered wagon that people lived in... More...

Archaeological evidence indicates that the Arabian horse bloodline dates back 4,500 years. Throughout history, Arabian horses spread around the world by both war and trade.... More...

That the term "Sporthorse" is a term used to describe a type of horse rather than any particular breed... More...