K9 Coastal Sports' 2nd Annual Oktoberfest SPLASH & QUALIFIER

October 11, 2019 - October 13, 2019 (Friday - Sunday)

This is a qualifier event for the National Diving Dog Championships.

Registration for this event will begin on 06/11/2019

Location

2465 A-1 Hill Road
Aransas Pass, TX 78336
361-332-2017
There is no address for this facility.

Registration

  • Online registration begins on 06/11/2019 and closes 10/08/2019 at midnight.
  • Pre-registration (online) price per splash for this event is $20.00 (USD) per dog. Payment is due upon check-in.
  • Splashes can be purchased on-site the day of the event for $25.00 (USD) per dog.
  • Payment is required at check-in (cash preferred). Refunds will not be issued if you fail to show up for your turn.
  • "Day of Show" entries may be available until limits are reached: 45 dogs per Splash (Distance Jump), 14 dogs per Splash (Air Retrieve), unless otherwise specified.

Event Contact Info

Website: www.facebook.com/K9CoastalSports

Contact Email Address: K9CoastalSports@yahoo.com

Contact Phone: 361-332-2017

Event Notes

  • A NADD Registration Number is required to enter, purchase here for $35.00.
  • Splashes include up to four minutes on the dock for one optional practice jump and two judged jumps. You must inform the judge prior to your jump if you want it to be considered a "practice jump".
  • The jump order is set by a posted running order. Each splash closes 30 minutes prior to start time. Failure to be present at the beginning of the splash can result if the forfeiture of jumping in that splash.
  • Each distance jumping Splash allows 2 judged jumps, back to back. The longest jump of them will be your Qualifying Score.
  • You can earn a Diving Dog Title at this event. You must have five Qualifying Scores within a Division. NADD titles are recognized by the AKC and CKC through their recognition programs. View their applications here (AKC) and here (CKC).
  • Please read the official NADD Rules before you attend the Trial.

National Championship Qualifier

This is a qualifier event for the National Diving Dog Championships.
  • In order to qualify, each dog must have a minimum of three splashes completed at this event. We then take the average of all the jumps from the event for each dog. The top two averages in each division will receive an automatic invite to the National Championships.
  • Jumps in all the Splashes will count towards your NADD/AKC titles.
  • The Air Retrieve qualifier will be based on the highest score achieved at the event. In both Open & Lap, the Top Finisher for each division will earn invites.

Try-its at this event

  • Try-its will be allowed as space permits and during Splashes if no competitors are waiting to jump. Try-its cost $10.00 for two Try-it tickets. These tickets may be used on any day of the competition.

Schedule

Friday, Oct 11, 2019
  • 04:00 pm: Splash #101 (Air Retrieve) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins. SPLASH #1's start time will be adjusted, depending on the length of Air Retrieve.

  • 05:00 pm: Splash #1 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins. Depending on the length of Air Retrieve, the begin time for this SPLASH will be adjusted.

  • 06:30 pm: Splash #2 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins.

Saturday, Oct 12, 2019
  • 08:00 am: Splash #102 (Air Retrieve) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins. SPLASH #3's start time will be adjusted, depending on the length of Air Retrieve.

  • 09:00 am: Splash #3 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins. Depending on the length of Air Retrieve, the begin time for this SPLASH will be adjusted.

  • 10:30 am: Splash #4 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins. Lunch will be available around noon.

  • 12:00 pm: Splash #5 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins.

  • 01:30 pm: Splash #6 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019
  • 08:00 am: Splash #103 (Air Retrieve) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins. SPLASH #7's start time will be adjusted, depending on length of Air Retrieve.

  • 09:00 am: Splash #7 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins. Depending on the length of Air Retrieve, the begin time for this SPLASH will be adjusted.

  • 10:30 am: Splash #8 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins. Lunch will be available around noon.

  • 12:00 pm: Splash #9 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins.

  • 01:30 pm: Splash #10 (Distance Jump) - Check in 30 minutes before SPLASH begins.

Other Notes

Brian and I welcome you to our 2nd Annual OKTOBERFEST SPLASH, and QUALIFIER for Nationals!

 

As the end of 2019 NADD season nears, please join Brian and I (Elsa) at our Oktoberfest SPLASH!  We welcome the camaraderie of fellow SPLASHers, and look back to an awesome season as a sanctioned NADD/AKC facility!  

 

Sunday, October 12th, we will have our 2nd Annual Dog Halloween Costume Contest!  Dress your pup for a chance to win one of three prize baskets!

 

Lunch will be available for a $5 donation.

 

Our facility is located on A-1 Hill Road, in Aransas Pass; .8 miles from the intersection of FM 1069 and Texas 188; and 4.1 miles north of the Walmart (FM 1069 & Texas 188) in Aransas Pass.  There is plenty of space available for your pop-up tents and chairs; ice cold beverages will be provided.

 

JUDGES:  Arlene Judd, Brian Whitton and Elsa V. Moncivais-Whitton.

 

Registration and open dock from 7 a.m. - 8 a.m. each day.  First SPLASH will be Friday evening t 5 p.m., and will be Air Retrieval.  Saturday and Sunday will begin at 8 a.m., and will also be Air Retrieval.  This event is open to all breeds - all dogs must be on leash at all times except when on the dock; leashes must not exceed 6' in length, nor be retractable.

 

Cash and checks are accepted for payment; there will be a $35 return check fee for any returned checks.

 

*Depending on exhibitor interest, Saturday after the SPLASHes, Elsa will be conducting evaluations for AKC CGC, CGCA and Trick Titles.  If interested, please email Elsa at K9CoastalSports@yahoo.com with your name, dog's(s') name and the type of evaluation you are interested in.  The fee is $10 per dog, per evaluation; evaluations will be conducted outside.

 

We welcome your suggestions, as we continue to work on providing a fun and safe environment for all exhibitors and dogs!

Registration for this event will open on 06/11/2019.
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