Note: the official conditions are those in the published conditions book (which may be found online in digital or print at National Steeplechase Association). If there is a discrepancy between the published book and the conditions shown below, the published conditions book conditions are the official conditions.
THE MARYLAND HUNT CUP
(Amateur Timber Stakes)
THE 124th RUNNING OF THE MARYLAND HUNT CUP WORTHINGTON FARMS GLYNDON, MARYLAND SATURDAY, APRIL 24, 2021 POST TIME – 4:00 P.M. TOTAL PURSE $60,000
ENTRIES CLOSE 11:00 A.M. – MONDAY, APRIL 19 SCRATCHES BY 10:00 A.M. – WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21
Early Nominations Close Monday, March 8
Purse $60,000. Timber. For Five Year Olds and Upward. Owners, horses and amateur riders acceptable to the Race Committee. Riders must have signed the amateur declaration on the NSA Application for Jockey’s License. Five-year-olds, 160 lbs.; older, 165 lbs. Entry fee $500; $500 additional if not scratched on time Wednesday; $2,000 additional to start. Supplementary nominations, at a cost of $1,000, may be made at the time of entry. Four Miles over Timber.
The owner of the winner will receive the Challenge Trophy, presented by the committee of the Maryland Hunt Cup Association, to be held for one year and to become the permanent property of the owner winning the Maryland Hunt Cup three times, not necessarily with the same horse nor in succession. Permanent trophies will be presented to the owner and rider of the winner.
ALL COVID GUIDELINES MUST BE FOLLOWED
No sales will be made at the course on race day.
Badges and parking stickers will be provided to horsemen the week preceding the race. No duplicate badges will be mailed.
Schooling over the Maryland Hunt Cup course will be permitted before April 11 by arrangement with the Race Secretaries and the property owner. All horses are to be stabled and tacked at Worthington Farms.
Nancy M. Roberts, Co-Secretary 410-627-6890 firstname.lastname@example.org
Elizabeth P. McKnight, Co-Secretary 410-371-6149 email@example.com