The RGV K9 Training Centre's Annual Goal Setter
March 29, 2019 - March 31, 2019 (Friday - Sunday)
- This is an Outdoor Event
- Online registration closes 03/26/2019 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.
- 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.
Independent Event Finals
- This event will have an independent Facility Finals. The finals will not count towards NADD jumps (averages, rankings, etc).
- Each facility will determine how many dogs will make the Finals and the awards to be given, if any.
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.
08:00 am: Splash #101 (Air Retrieve) - If splash fills, times will be adjusted.
09:30 am: Splash #1 (Distance Jump)
11:00 am: Splash #2 (Distance Jump)
12:30 pm: Splash #3 (Distance Jump)
02:00 pm: Splash #4 (Distance Jump)
08:00 am: Splash #102 (Air Retrieve) - If splash fills, times will be adjusted.
09:30 am: Splash #5 (Distance Jump)
11:00 am: Splash #6 (Distance Jump)
12:30 pm: Splash #7 (Distance Jump)
02:00 pm: Splash #8 (Distance Jump)
Kick off the 2019 Texas Summer Dock Diving Circuit with our "Annual Goal Setter" here in Edinburg, TX!
This weekend is designed to get you and your dog moving forward towards your goals. We are offering an opportunity for dock diving Tips and Tricks on the Friday afternoon in our "Open Dock with Steve Mize". Registration opens at 2:00 pm - Open Dock begins at 2:30 pm and will run until 7:00 pm. Can't get here by 2? Don't worry, we can get you into the rotation as soon as you arrive! The cost is $20 per dog for as many rotations as you can get in. This gets you 5 mins max. per rotation on the dock and feedback from 10+ year competitor and instructor Steve Mize.
Do you need training to be a NADD judge? Spots available for $50 per person. This training is done March 28-29-30-31.
Looking for a place to stay? La Quinta Rio Grande is offering our NADD competitors a rate of $69/night (1 king or 2 queens) as long as you tell them you are with North America Diving Dogs.
Contact Leslie at email@example.com to register or if you have ANY questions. 956-383-5982.