He would wait for us every afternoon with his string of ponies
, near the bus depot (known as the Agency) below the steep climb to the Mall.
In the meantime, volunteers have continued to run the centre, looking after a string of ponies
and organising lessons.
Day one of the two-day event saw the guests select their mounts from the Amman host's string of ponies
. The teams, mixed Jordanian and Saudi representatives - played in friendly tournament warm up games to allow the visitors to become accustomed to their mounts.