The 2018/2019 Winter Series is in the books!
The final month of the NDAL 50×70 Fast & Fun featured a fun numbered course designed by Dennis Vogel, captain of Cloud Nine, the NDAL franchise in Maple Grove, MN.
A numbered course is scored Time, Plus Faults.
Follow this link to view individual performance by dogs and their handlers. Most of these are graced with a YouTube link:
Clermont County All Breed All Stars in Milford, Ohio managed to win all three months of the 50×70 Fast & Fun league and have won the Winter series
The top scoring dog for Clermont County in March was Leela, a Border Collie handled by Brenda Gilday. Leela and Brenda finished this course with zero faults in 33.25 seconds:
AQ4U’s Fast & Furryous in Brooks, Kentucky placed second in the March 50×70 Fast & Fun league, and second-place in the Winter series. The Top Dog in March, and top scoring dog for AQ4U was Blade, a Border Collie handled by Christina Wakefield. Blade and Christina finished the game with zero faults in 31.76 seconds
Agility Dream dogs out of Albion, New York finished in strong fashion, placing third in March, and third in the Winter series. The top scoring dog for Agility Dream dogs was Chase, a Sheltie handled by Lydia Hofmann. Chase and Lydia finished this course with zero faults in 33.58 seconds:
The fourth-place team in March and in the Winter series for the 50×70 Fast & Fun was Cloud Nine in Maple Grove, MN. This is the home NDAL franchise for our Games Master for the month, Dennis Vogel.
The top scoring dog for Cloud Nine was Guppy, a Brussels Griffon handled by Kelly McFaul-Solem. Guppy and Kelly finished the course with zero faults in 38.81 seconds:
After a jump in participation in February, numbers were down in the 50×70 Fast & Fun league in March. Weather was the main cause, as the final month of Winter managed to be a lion all month long.
Note that the top 10 placements in March were monopolized by dogs representing the top three scoring clubs.
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