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Hound Show Cancellations

All 2020 Hound Shows have been canceled.

A Message from MFHA President Tony Leahy, MFH

Theodora A. Randolph Field Hunter Championship Report

On October 12, 24 finalists from all over the U.S. and Canada competed in the 31st annual Theodora A. Randolph Field Hunter Championship. The event was held at Glenwood Park in Middleburg, Virginia, as a prequel to the Virginia Fall Races. The popular event is judged according to the manners, style and suitability of foxhunting mounts, with judges being selected from various foxhunts. 

Planting Seeds for Future Foxhunters

Responsible Individuals Developing Equine Relationships & Skills (RIDERS) is a youth non-profit founded by Carine Cardisco-Stava, the Hon. Secretary of North Hills Hunt. Since its founding in 2006, RIDERS has dedicated itself to promoting the physical, emotional, and social development of underprivileged adolescents and young adults through the use of equestrian training. 

Art Exhibition Winners Celebrated

On September 19, the MFHA hosted the grand opening of the American Academy of Equine Art's 39th Annual Open Juried Exhibition at their new headquarters in Middleburg, Virginia. Dozens of original two- and three-dimensional pieces are featured from over 40 of the top equine artists in North America.

The exhibit will continue to be open to the public at the MFHA headquarters until October 26th. Visitors may view the exhibits Monday through Saturday, 10 AM - 4 PM. The address is 301 East Washington Street, Middleburg, VA, 20117.

Plan Now for Fall Hunting Highlights

Take a few moments to plan for a few of the annual signature events of our sport: Hunt Night at the PA National Horse Show, the Theodora A. Randolph Field Hunter Championships, the Junior North American Field Hunter Championships, and the Festival of the Hunt in Tryon, NC.

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