Horseshoe Pitch

horseshoe playerDid you know that there is an NHPA?  That is, The National Horseshoe Pitchers Association of America!

The Game of Horseshoes is one of the oldest games still played today, It is believed that it is over 2,000 years old.  Scoring is simple, closest to the stake gets point and better yet, get 3 points if you score a ringer!

Oliver Watkins who is a very enthusiasic player who has organized the match on Canada Day for 30 years makes sure that on Canada Day there is at least 16 or more people playing in Lewis Park from 9am till about 3:00, which includes a break at noon.  It is easy to play and everyone interested is welcome.  In order to plan the day Oliver encourages you to phone him at 250 336-2148 and let him know you will be in Lewis Park ready for the challenge, bring a partner and really have some fun. Cash and Prizes are awarded too!