How to Qualify

The World Tournament is designed for all skill levels, beginners on up to the top-tier pros, any and all Horseshoe Pitching enthusiasts are invited to compete.  Each entrant is grouped into a "class" of competitors of similar skill level.  Each class will crown a World Champion for that particular skill level.  

YOUTH

Becoming eligible to participate is simple.

  •  Become a member of the NHPA (Annual membership is taken care of with your local NHPA Charter - Dues are a simple $5; a membership card is provided).
  • Pitch in at least one (1) NHPA sanctioned tournament anywhere in the US after May 15, 2016 but before May 15, 2017, to establish a ringer percent in the NHPA database.
  • With the assistance of an adult, register for the World Tournament before May of 2017 by mailing in your Entry Form.

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Adults

Becoming eligible to participate is an enjoyable experience as you meet new people on the Horseshoe Courts.

  •  Become a member of the NHPA (Annual membership is taken care of with your local NHPA Charter - Dues are a simple $17; a membership card is provided).
  • Pitch in at least four (4) NHPA sanctioned tournaments anywhere in the US after May 15, 2016 but before May 15, 2017, to establish a ringer percent in the NHPA database.
  • Register for the World Tournament before May of 2017 by mailing in your Entry Form.

Find your Local NHPA Charter or Club now