— 2019 Spring Hunter Pace


Dear Prospective Competitor,

The Myopia Hunter Pace offers you a lovely ride through typical hunt country, followed by presentation of the Myopia Hunter Pace Awards and Picnic. Please join us for a fun day of cross-country riding over our beloved countryside.

You may download and print a PDF version of the form. More details about the Pace are below.

~ Mrs. Kim Cutler and Mr. Nicholas White – Jt. MFH’s – and the Myopia Hunt Volunteers


Sunday, May 19, 2019, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Start times
Myopia Schooling Field, 394 Bay Rd, Hamilton, MA

The course of approximately six miles is the same for all divisions. There is a mandatory three minute rest stop. Refreshments will be provided for riders.

Non-Jumping Division: All jumps are optional.

Junior Non-Jumping Division: Two or more riders under 18. One adult professional may be part of a Junior team. All jumps are optional.

20” Jumping Division: 15 typical hunt fences, maximum of 20”. All jumps are mandatory.

3’ Jumping Division: Approximately 20 typical hunt fences, maximum of 3’. All jumps are mandatory.

Safety helmet required, boots and breeches preferred, jodhpurs for Juniors. Creative team attire encouraged for all divisions.

Winners are those closest to the Official Pace Time.
Ribbons will be available for the top six places of finish for Adult Division and Junior Division.  Ribbons will be mailed to the designated team leader for distribution.  Division results will be posted on myopiahunt.org by Monday evening.

Awards Reception
This year we are not holding the Spring Awards Reception at the end of the day.  Instead of the Awards Reception, we are giving each participant competitor a food ticket entitling you to a no charge breakfast or lunch selection from Bonne Bouche Caterers.  

Liability Waiver:
“Myopia Hunt Liability Waivers” must be signed by all participants. All waivers for riders under the age of 18 MUST be signed by a parent or legal guardian. A trainer or chaperon is not a legal guardian.

Please click here to sign the release electronically (we ONLY accept electronic waivers.)

Start Times:
Please indicate the half-hour interval during which you would like to start on your entry form. Check in at the pace to receive your team number, then arrive mounted in the warm-up field during your chosen interval. No further time assignment will be made. Riders must arrive at warm-up by 12:15 p.m. Our course closes promptly at 2:30 p.m. If you would like a leisurely ride, please start early.

Directions to Myopia Schooling Field, 394 Bay Road, South Hamilton, MA:

From the South:
Route 1 north to Route 128 north.
Exit 20A, Route 1A north.
Travel 4 miles to South Hamilton Center.
Proceed 1⁄2 mile to Myopia Schooling Field on the left.

From the North:
Route 95 south or Route 1 south to Route 128 north Exit 20A, Route 1A north.
Travel 4 miles to South Hamilton Center.
Proceed 1⁄2 mile to Myopia Schooling Field on the left.

Myopia Hunt, PO Box 265, Hamilton, MA 01936 www.myopiahunt.org


Early entry, if received by May 13:  $70
Received after May 13 or day of Pace:  $75

You may submit your entry online, bring a Printed Entry Form with Signed Liability Waivers & Check to the Pace, or mail all forms along with payment to:

Myopia Hunt
PO Box 265
South Hamilton, MA  01982

If you have already signed the Myopia Release of Liability (Adult or Child) and Landowners releases, you do not need to sign them again.