2019 NADD/AKC National Championships
December 13, 2019 - December 15, 2019 (Friday - Sunday)
This is a National Championship event.
Registration for this event will begin on 07/04/2019
Payment is required to pre-register for this event online.
- This is an Indoor Event
- Online registration begins on 07/04/2019 and closes 11/01/2019 at midnight.
- Price per splash for this event is $70.00 (USD) per dog.
- Payment is required to pre-register for this event online.
- "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
Contact Email Address: Ops@northamericadivingdogs.com
Contact Phone: 7063512980
- Dogs must have earned and accepted the invitation per NADD rules.
- Splashes include up to four minutes on the dock for two judged jumps. There are NO optional practice jumps during Nationals Competition.
- The jump order is set by a posted running order. 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 3 judged jumps, back to back. The longest jump of them will be your Qualifying Score.
- Nationals jumps will use the CAPS System listed on the website. Also, the Plus-1 jumps will be in effect at Nationals. Plus-1 and Cap System
- 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 Event
- In order to attend this event, your dog will need to have earned an invitation at a qualifying event or by satisfying any other condition listed in the Championship Invite Criteria to earn a qualifying invite.
- The dog will need to have completed the required number of jumps (15 for Distance Jump or 5 for Air Retrieve) by the end of the season.
- The Division under which your dog will attend the championship is determined by NADD. Splashes will be assigned automatically based on the dog's assigned division.
- There will be additional awards for Veteran dogs at this event (8 years of age or older).
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.
- Each competing dog will get one Try-it ticket per day that they are entered, to use for an extra practice round. Each dog will be given three minutes on the dock. If a Try-it or competing dog wishes to have more time, they may purchase additional tickets as timing allows.
This event's schedule has not been completed yet.
Info to be added later