Records

Records set in Canadian Horseshoe Pitching Championships


 

MEN’S DIVISION

Complete tournament:
High Ringer %                    85.6   Elmer Hohl, Ont.                    1972
Ringers                           759   Clayton English, Man.               1988
Shoes pitched                    1042   Clayton English, Man.               1988

Single game, both players
Longest game, shoes               138   Steve Hohl & Fern. Thibeault        1983
Ringer %, combined              82.25   Steve Hohl & Fern. Thibeault        1983
Total ringers                     227   Steve Hohl & Fern. Thibeault        1983
Four deads                         33   Steve Hohl & Fern. Thibeault        1983
Consecutive 4deads                  7   Howard Weitzel & Tom Gallina        1999
Shortest game, shoes               18   Fern. Ladouceur & E. Nichols        1933

Single game, individual
Highest R%, winner               95.8   André Leclerc, Qué.                 1985
Highest R%, loser                81.9   Fernand Thibeault, Qué.             1983
Ringers, winner                   114   Steve Hohl, Ont.                    1983
Ringers, loser                    113   Fernand Thibeault, Qué.             1983
Consecutive ringers                 ?   ?

 

WOMEN’S DIVISION

Complete tournament:
High Ringer %                   88.03   Diane Cantin, Qué.                  1989
Ringers                           883   Diane Cantin, Qué.                  1987
Shoes pitched                    1076   Sandy McLachlin, Ont.               1987

Single game, both players
Longest game, shoes               126   Sylv. Moisan & Myrna Kissick        1995
Ringer %, combined***            84.92   Sylv. Moisan & Myrna Kissick        1995
Total ringers                     214   Sylv. Moisan & Myrna Kissick        1995
Total doubles                      90   Sylv. Moisan & Myrna Kissick        1995
Cancelled ringers                 194   Sylv. Moisan & Myrna Kissick        1995
Four deads                         38   Sylv. Moisan & Myrna Kissick        1995
Consecutive 4deads                  6   Sylv. Moisan & Diane Cantin (2)     1988
Shortest game, shoes               20   Sylv. Moisan & Pat Daley            2003

Single game, individual
Highest R%, winner              100.0   Sylvianne Moisan, Qué.              (26) 2001, (24) 2002
                                100.0   Diane Cantin, Qué.                  (24) 1989
Highest R%, loser **             82.6   Elyse Brunelle, B.C.                2004
Ringers, winner                   110   Sylvianne Moisan, Qué.              1995
Ringers, loser                    104   Myrna Kissick, Alberta              1995
Doubles, winner                    46   Sylvianne Moisan, Qué.              1995
Doubles, loser                     44   Myrna Kissick, Alberta              1995
Consecutive ringers                50   Sylvianne Moisan, Qué.              2002

Note: ** Previous record was 82.54 held by Myrna Kissick, Alberta (1995).
***SYlvianne and Angeline Moisan missed the record with a combined 84.85 in 2005!

 

JUNIOR BOYS’ DIVISION

Complete tournament:
High Ringer %                   87.13   Steve Hohl, Ont. (7 g.)             1978
Ringers                           606   Drew Becker, Ont. (17 g.)           2003
Shoes pitched                     674   Curtis Ninnie, Sask. (14 g.)        1992

Single game, both players
Longest game, shoes                98   Steve Hohl & John Dooley            1978
Ringer %, combined*              83.0   Drew Becker & Buddy Dyrda           2003
Total ringers                     160   Steve Hohl & John Dooley            1978
Four deads                         22   Steve Hohl & John Dooley            1978
                                   22   Drew Becker & Buddy Dyrda           2003
Consecutive fourdeads               5   Drew Becker & Buddy Dyrda           2003
Shortest game, shoes               16   Buddy Dyrda vs Dean Squires         2003
                                   16   Drew Becker vs Dean Squires         2003

Single game, individual
Highest R%, winner***           100.00  Buddy Dyrda, B.C.                   2004
Highest R%, loser*               83.0   Buddy Dyrda, B.C.                   2003
Ringers, winner                    84   Steve Hohl, Ont.                    1978
Ringers, loser*                    78   Buddy Dyrda, B.C.                   2003
Doubles, winner                    35   Steve Hohl, Ont.                    1978
Doubles, loser*                    32   Buddy Dyrda, B.C.                   2003
Consecutive ringers**              22   Buddy Dyrda, B.C.                   2003

Note:  *Former records held by John Dooley in game against Steve Hohl in 1978.
** Former record was 19 by Steve Hohl in 1978.
*** Former record was 96.15% by Steve Hohl in 1977.

 

JUNIOR GIRLS’ DIVISION

Complete tournament:
High Ringer %                   64.25   Crystal Curtis, Alberta             1993
Ringers                           350   Crystal Curtis, Alberta (14 g.)     1992
Shoes pitched                     636   Chantel Danylko, Sask. (14 g.)      1992

Single game, individual
Highest R%, winner              84.09   Crystal Curtis, Alberta             1994

 

SENIOR MEN’S 30’ DIVISION

Complete tournament:
High Ringer %                   75.51   Russ Christopher, Sask.             1996
Ringers                           577   Russ Christopher, Sask. (15 g.)     1999
Shoes pitched                     796   Ed Claussen, Alb. (15 g.)           1999

Single game, individual
Highest R%, winner              100.0   Keith Lindsay, Ont.                 2008
                                 92.3   Russ Christopher, Sask.             1999

 

SENIOR LADIES’ DIVISION

Complete tournament:
High Ringer %                   65.56   Pauline Spilchen, Sask.             1998
Ringers                           461   Lucille Leis, Ont. (15 g.)          2000
Shoes pitched                     798   Eileen Kozakewich, Sk (15 g.)       2000

Single game, individual
Highest R%, winner              85.00   Pauline Spilchen, Sask.             1998

 

SENIOR MEN’S DIVISION

Complete tournament:
High Ringer %                   72.43   Howard Weitzel, Sask.               1988
Ringers                           431   Wilf Donald, Alb. (15 g.)           1999
Shoes pitched                     808   Larry Markle, Ont. (15 g.)          2000

Single game, individual
Highest R%, winner              88.46   Howard Weitzel, Sask.               1988

Single game, both players
Longest game, shoes               118   Fred Croy & Stan Dahl               1980

 

INTERMEDIATE MEN’S DIVISION

Complete tournament:
High Ringer %                    71.0   Howard Weitzel, Sask.               1983

Single game, individual
Highest R%, winner              83.33   Tom Corner, Ont.                    1991