Player Information
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2018 NHPA Card Number:
First Name:
Last Name:
Zip/Postal Code:
Birth Date:     00 / 00 / 0000
Telephone:    000 - 000 - 0000
Email Address
Mail my schedule to me.  One per family please.
( If not checked, you will be required to download the schedule from the NHPA website.)
Player Division
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Open Men
Open Women
Elder Men 70+ or ME (read Note: 1 below)
Senior Men 60+
Senior  Women 60+
ENTRY FEE:    $135.00    US Funds Only     
( Entry fee includes scorekeeping and internet processing )
Please read carefully:
All online entries must be submitted no later than May 14, 2018. Entries received after May 14th
shall be put on a waiting list and entered into the tournament only as space is available.  All
adults must have pitched in a minimum of four (4) US/Canadian sanctioned events in the twelve
(12) months prior to May 14, 2018, in the same division you are entering. Only one (1) event is
required for Juniors.  Exceptions for US Armed Forces members and family and foreign
competitors (other than Canadians) are outlined in Rule 11, Sec D.1 of the RGS Book. Contact
NHPA for more information regarding qualifying exceptions. All averages used will be the average
on record in NATSTATS / CANSTATS as of May 14th, 2018. Anyone qualifying under an
exception must have those scores recorded by the same date. Any tournaments played on the
weekend of May 12th and 13th must have those stats delivered to NATSTATS on May 14th.

All NHPA and any special tournament rules apply.

NHPA and CANADIAN entrants must show their 2018 membership card when checking in. You
may enter at anytime prior to May 14th, 2018. Please see note regarding refunds.  

Any adult male pitching from the full distance platform may enter the OPEN MEN'S DIVISION
regardless of age, just as any adult female may enter the OPEN WOMEN'S DIVISION.  To enter
the SENIOR DIVISION, you must be 60 years of age or older before the end of 2018.  Any man
that turns 70 years of age in 2018, is older than 70, or has an approved medical exemption may
must be 18 years old or less for the entire 2018 calendar year.   JUNIOR CADET DIVISION
entrants must be 12 years old or younger for the entire 2018 calender year.

Note # 1. 30ft Men with Medical Exemptions must submit a copy of their NHPA Charter Medical
Exemption Acceptance form to the NHPA office no later than May 14th, 2018 to verify your
eligibility to participate in this division. You can obtain this form from your Charter Secretary.   

Note # 2. For class play, a minimum of 48 must enter this division or it will be canceled. All
entrants will then pitch in the Open Preliminaries.

Note # 3  Junior and Cadet divisions will be mixed for prelimary play.

The pitching schedule will be finalized approximately two (2) weeks after the deadline and
published on the NHPA website. If you indicated above to receive the schedule by mail, it  will be
mailed to the address you have listed above during the first week in June.

Please note: The NHPA reserves the right to disallow your participation for any of the following
reasons; any errors on this form, if your records don't appear in NatStats or CanStats, any false
or misleading information on this form, if the NHPA cannot verify through its established
procedure the validity of any Medical Exemption, or for any other reason by majority vote of the
NHPA Council. The NHPA also reserves the right to add qualified entrants and to make class
participant changes after the schedule is published. You will NOT be asked to change the days
or times you are scheduled but you may be moved to a different class within those days and

PARTICIPANTS LIABILITY RELEASE:  In consideration of participating in such activity, I hereby
waive, release and forever discharge the National  Horseshoe Pitchers Association, all officers,
employees, agents and servants of the afore stated organization, and all fellow participants of
this event, for any and all action, cause of action, damage, loss or injury, which I may suffer as a
consequence of participating in the World Horseshoe Pitching Tournament. In addition it is
understood that the NHPA has sole rights to any and all pictures and/or articles for publication.

By clicking the
Submit button below, I hereby agree to all the above terms, requirements, and
No refunds will be issued after May 20th, 2018
Note: A $15.00 processing will be applied to adult refunds only.
World Horseshoe Pitching Championships
July 9th - 21st