Spokane Bird Dog Assoc. Summer 2017

Licensed NAHRA Hunting Retriever Field Test

Saturday August 26, 2017
AND
Sunday August 27, 2017

Hunt Location:
SBDA Training Grounds - Espanola
Medical Lake, WA

Entries Close: Friday, August 18, 2017 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

Spokane Bird Dog Association
spokanebirddog.org

OPEN TO ALL DOGS OF ALL ELIGIBLE BREEDS
This hunt is held under the rules of the North American Hunting Retriever Association, Inc.


Field Test Schedule & Entry Fees: Saturday August 26, 2017
Category Fee Start Judges
     
Started  $65 9 AM Dick Ofstedal Scott Rae
Hunter  $70 9:30 AM Dick Ofstedal Scott Rae
Intermediate  $70 8 AM Dick Ofstedal Scott Rae
Senior  $75 8 AM Greg McCowan Rick Steenhoven

Field Test Schedule & Entry Fees: Sunday August 27, 2017
Category Fee Start Judges
     
Started  $65 8:30 AM Greg McCowan Margaret Wachsman
Hunter  $70 9:30 AM Greg McCowan Margaret Wachsman
Intermediate  $70 8 AM Greg McCowan Margaret Wachsman
Senior  $75 8 AM Dick Ofstedal Bingo Norman


ADDITIONAL Fees
-Non-NAHRA Members add $ 10 per entry

Birds:
Duck, Pigeon, Chukar and Pheasant

Entries Close: Friday, August 18, 2017at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time(ET)

ENTER ONLINE AT:

OR
SEND ENTRIES & PAYMENT TO:
HUNTSECRETARY.COM
P.O. BOX 1704
DENISON, TX 75021
Welcome Statement

Handlers;
On behalf of the Spokane Bird Dog Association we would like to extend a warm welcome to the 2016 Summer NAHRA Hunt Test. I hope you find the tests challenging yet rewarding as you partake in this weekend’s activities. We have participants that have traveled here from great distances, we thank them for coming. A huge thanks to the judges, organizing committee and the many volunteers for their hard work and dedication in arranging this event. The people who have helped with this weekends event committed many hours of their own time to ensure success. They are to be commended.
Again, good luck today and have fun.

See you at the line,

Jeff Backstrom
Hunt Test Chair

Field Test Committee
Field Test Chairman
Jeff Backstrom
509-251-5088
Field Test Secretary
Jim Malm
2414 E. South Altamont Blvd
Spokane,WA 99202-4256
509-533-0801
jimmalm31@msn.com
Head Field MarshallCarol Black208-301-3654
Gun CaptainDave Steinbach208-773-4077
Bird StewardSteve Roberts509-254-1634
PRIZES
Rosette Ribbons in all categories

ADDITIONAL Field Test INFORMATION

A NAHRA Judges' Clinic will be conducted by Dick Ofstedal on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 9AM - 2PM at the Ramada Inn at Spokane International Airport. The clinic is free of charge. Please RSVP to Jeff Backstrom, 509-251-5088, by August 21, 2017.

General Reminders of Some NAHRA Field Test Regulations
•No training will be allowed on the test grounds.
•Dogs may need to run out of the listed running order to accommodate dogs or handlers with multiple entries. Senior takes priority, then intermediate and started.
•Please do not hesitate to ask questions of the field test committee
•Bitches in Season shall not be permitted on field test grounds.

Additional Info:

If stake combinations exceed limits, stakes will be re-aligned to meet NAHRA standards.
Judges shall set up all tests within the prescribed guidelines set forth in the NAHRA regulations, giving paramount consideration to simulation of actual hunting conditions.

Judges decisions are final in all matters concerning the field performance of the dogs under judgment.

SBDA would like handlers to direct any questions regarding the judges’ decision to the Marshal or a Field Test Committee member; please do not approach the judges themselves. Don’t be shy if you feel that an error occurred, errors have been made.

The Field Test Committee has the authority to decide any matter arising during a Field Test, except matters coming within the sole jurisdiction of the Judges.

For more detailed regulations, obtain a copy of NAHRA General Procedures, Regulations, and Field Procedures and Judging Guidelines for NAHRA Hunting Retriever Field Tests.

SEVERE FIRE HAZARD! No Driving Off the Roadways.
Make Sure cigarettes/cigars are COMPLETELY out.
SCRATCHES
Scratches prior to closing date will be refunded by HuntSecretary.com unless Club Scratch Policy below states otherwise.
 
After the closing date, all scratches will be handled based on the Club Scratch Policy specified below.
 
Club Scratch Policy


ACCOMMODATIONS

Super 8 Airport West
11102 W. Westbow Blvd.
Spokane, WA, 99224
(509) 838-8800


LUNCH INFORMATION


TAILGATE INFORMATION

Banquet:
There will be a Puppy Test at 5pm at the picnic grounds. This is open to any retriever puppies that are under age to enter the regular tests. This is a lot of fun, please come and cheer for the little ones...this is a lot of fun and is the future of our organization.

Join us for our no cost Banquet and Ribbon Ceremony/Raffle, Saturday at 5pm, Enjoy a fabulous BBQ at the Red Gate picnic grounds.

Field Test LOCATION/Map/Directions

Medical Lake, WA



MAIL-IN FORM

NORTH AMERICAN HUNTING RETRIEVER ASSOCIATION

Spokane Bird Dog Assoc. Summer 2017
Saturday August 26, 2017
AND
Sunday August 27, 2017

Please Enter Event 1:
One Entry per form Started Hunter Intermediate Senior
Is Dog Registered?
   Yes           No
REG# or FTN#
Registry:

Date of Birth:

Male   Female
Reg Name:

Call Name:

Breed:

Color:

Breeder:

Sire:

Dam:

Handler:

Name of Owner:

Address

City:

State

Zip

Is Owner A MEMBER OF NAHRA?    YES      NO
NAHRA membership Number:

Exp Date:

Signature of Owner or Agent:


Phone Number:



JUDGES INITIALS                         QUALIFIED:     YES    NO
1.
Dog Number:
2.
                   OFFICIAL USE ONLY

Entries Close: Friday, August 18, 2017at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time(ET)

Send Entries & Payment to:
HUNTSECRETARY.COM
P.O. BOX 1704
DENISON, TX 75021