AKC 2018 Eukanuba Performance Games (2018 Qualifier NADD/AKC Eukanuba Championships)

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North America Diving Dogs Trial
Qualifier for 2018 NADD/AKC/Eukanuba Championships

09/13/2018 - 09/16/2018

Eukanuba Hall at Roberts Centre
123 Gano Road
Wilmington, OH 45177

Dock Type

Online Registration

  • Closes 09/11/2018 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

Website: http://northamericadivingdogs.com .
Contact Email Address: mailto:Southeast@northamericadivingdogs.com
Contact Phone: 706-351-2980

Trial Notes

  • 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 (American Kennel Club) and CKC (Canadian Kennel Club).
  • 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 2018 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 2 AVERAGES in each division will receive an automatic invite to the 2018 National Championships. Jumps in all the Splashes will count towards your NADD/AKC titles.
The Air Retrieve Qualifier will be held throughout the event. In BOTH OPEN & LAP, the TOP Finisher for the event, in the Novice, Junior, Senior, Master and Elite Division will earn invites.


In addition to the regular event being held Thur-Sat, this event will also be the last qualifier for the Eukanuba Tournament of Champions.  For more info, click HERE

Thursday, Sept 13th, 2018
9 am-5 pm: Splashes #1, #2, #3  (First come-first serve.)
5 pm-5:30 pm: Air Retrieve Practice
5:30 pm-6:30 pm (approx): Air Retrieve #101 (Set Jump Order) 

Friday, Sept 14th, 2018
9 am-5 pm: Splashes #4, #5, #6  (First come-first serve.)
5 pm-5:30 pm: Air Retrieve Practice
5:30 pm-6:30 pm (approx): Air Retrieve #102 (Set Jump Order)

Saturday, Sept 15th 2018
9 am-5 pm: Splashes #7, #8, #9 (First come-first serve.)
5 pm-5:30 pm: Air Retrieve Practice
5:30 pm-6:30 pm (approx): Air Retrieve 103 Championship Round

Sunday, Sept 16th 2018
Open Finals Bracket (Top 8 dogs Per Division)
Lap Finals Bracket (Top 8 dogs Per group)

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.

NEW for 2018 SEASON: Try-its will be allowed as space permits and during Splashes if no competitors are waiting to jump. Try-its cost $10.00 FOR 2 TRY-IT TICKETS. These tickets may be used on any day of the competition. Also, each competing dog will get 1 ticket per day that they are entered, to use for an extra practice round. Each dog will be given 3 minutes on the dock. If a try-it or competing dog wishes to have more time, they may purchase more tickets as timing allows.


REGISTRATION WILL OPEN AT A LATER DATE. Please watch for announcements.