Junior Foxchasing Scholarship

Hampton Addis Rides Her Way Into Our Hearts


By Laurel Scott Duncan

 

Pony racing and foxhunting go hand-in-hand when you're Hampton Addis of Broomes Island.

So it seems only fitting that this talented 12-year-old--who dominated the Governor's Cup pony divisions last spring--should also merit the inaugural Governor's Cup Junior Foxchasing Scholarship.

Like many equestriennes, Hampton and her sister Jennifer, 15, come from a family steeped in hunting and racing traditions. Both her father and paternal grandfather were huntsmen, while their mother raced over timber and served as a whipper-in.

Not surprisingly, Hampton started riding

 

 

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