Qualifier for 2017 NADD/AKC/Eukanuba Championships
04/13/2017 - 04/16/2017
California State Fair
1600 Exposition Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815
- Closes 04/11/2017 at midnight (2 days before event)
- Payment required at check in (Cash preferred), No Refunds
- "Day of Show" entries may be available until limits are reached: 40 dogs per Splash, Air Retrieve/Vertical limits 10 dogs per Splash
- A NADD Registration Number is required to enter, purchase here for $35.00.
- Each distance jumping Splash allows 2 judged jumps, back to back. The longest jump of the two will be your Qualifying Score. (If your event offers the optional practice jump to get your dog wet first, you MUST inform the judge prior to your practice jump) Four minute time limit on the dock per Splash.
- You can earn a Diving Dog Title at this event. You must have 5 Qualifying Scores within a Division. NADD titles are recognized by the AKC through the AKC Recognition Program.
- Please read the official NADD Rules before you attend the Trial.
Event Schedule and Entry Form
NOTE: This event is a Qualifier event for the 2017 NADD/AKC Eukanuba National Diving Dog Championships.
In order to qualify, each dog must have a minimum of 3 splashes completed at this event. We then take the average of all the jumps from the event for each dog. The TOP 3 AVERAGES in each division will receive an automatic invite to the 2017 National Championships. Jumps in all the Splashes will count towards your NADD/AKC titles.
The Air Retrieve Qualifier will be held SATURDAY. The TOP Finisher, that day, in the Senior, Master and Elite Division will earn invites.
Thursday, April 13, 2017
9 am-3 pm: Splashes #1, #2, #3 (First come-first serve.)
3 pm: Air Retrieve Practice #101 (Set Jump Order)
Friday, April 14, 2017
9 am-3 pm: Splashes #4, #5, #6 (First come-first serve.)
3 pm: Air Retrieve Practice #102 (Set Jump Order)
Saturday, April 15, 2017
9 am-3 pm: Splashes #7, #8, #9 (First come-first serve.)
3 pm: Air Retrieve Practice #103 (Set Jump Order)
Sunday, April 16, 2017
9 am-3 pm: Splashes #10, #11, #12 (First come-first serve.)
Splashes ($25) include up to 4 minutes on the dock for 1 optional practice jump and 2 judged jumps.
The jump order is first-come/ first-serve . When you are ready to jump, turn in your card to the judge (anytime up to 1 hour before splash end time) to hold your place in line.
Try-its will be allowed as space permits and during Splashes if no competitors are waiting to jump. Try-its cost $15.00 and each dog will be given 3 minutes on the dock.