Michael Ellis School July 2019

July 12, 2019 - July 14, 2019 (Friday - Sunday)

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

Registration for this event will begin on 03/11/2019

Location

3641 Stony Point Rd
Santa Rosa, CA 95407
There is no address for this facility.

Registration

  • Online registration begins on 03/11/2019 and closes 07/09/2019 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.michaelellisschool.com

Contact Email Address: MichaelEllisSchool@gmail.com

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, Jul 12, 2019
  • 09:30 am: Splash #1 (Distance Jump)

  • 12:00 pm: Splash #2 (Distance Jump)

  • 02:30 pm: Splash #3 (Distance Jump)

  • 05:00 pm: Splash #101 (Air Retrieve)

Saturday, Jul 13, 2019
  • 09:30 am: Splash #4 (Distance Jump)

  • 12:00 pm: Splash #5 (Distance Jump)

  • 02:30 pm: Splash #6 (Distance Jump)

  • 05:00 pm: Splash #102 (Air Retrieve)

Sunday, Jul 14, 2019
  • 09:30 am: Splash #7 (Distance Jump)

  • 12:00 pm: Splash #8 (Distance Jump)

  • 02:30 pm: Splash #9 (Distance Jump)

  • 05:00 pm: Splash #103 (Air Retrieve)

Other Notes

The first splash will start at 10 am each day, and the same day registration will open at 9 am both days.
The event will take place at our school for dog trainers, so please follow all parking and dog related rules upon arrival.

Registration for this event will open on 03/11/2019.
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