50×70 Fast & Fun 2019 Summer Series Begins

The first month of the Summer Series NDAL 50×70 Fast & Fun featured a numbered course.

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A numbered course is scored Time, Plus Faults.

Results

As many as six league franchises are sitting out the heat of summer. This occurs every year. Consequently, numbers will be down for the Summer Series.

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Follow this link to view individual performance by dogs and their handlers. Most of these are graced with a YouTube link:

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Top Dog

The top scoring dog in the July 50×70 Fast & Fun league represented Sport Dogs Jalisco, out of Guadalajara, Mexico.

Gabriela Orozco’s Twister, a Border Collie handled by Antonio Nolazco, finished this course with zero faults in 27.63 seconds:

First Place Team

The league kicked off with a fierce competition, with four clubs scoring 700 or more points, and less than 50 points separating the four places.

The first place team in July was AQ4U’s Fast & Furryous in Brooks, Kentucky, taking two of the top five scores.

The top scoring dog for AQ4U was Legend, a Shetland Sheepdog handled by Lydia Robbins. Legend and Lydia finished this course with zero faults in 29.44 seconds:

Second Place Team

Only five points behind the first-place team, Clermont County All Breed All Stars in Milford, Ohio started the Summer series with a solid performance.

The top scoring dog for Clermont County was Meherah, a Border Collie handled by Daelyn Grome. Meherah and Daelyn finished this course with zero faults in 32.97 seconds:

Third Place Team

Sport Dogs Jalisco out of Guadalajara, Mexico finished July with a solid team performance, about 40 points behind the first-place team.

The second highest scoring dog for Sport Dogs Jalisco was Antonio Nolasco’s Thunder, a Border Collie handled by Gabriela Orozco. Thunder and Gabriela finished this course with zero faults in 29.58 seconds:

Fourth Place Team

Cloud Nine out of Maple Grove, Minnesota is in the hunt, only nine points behind the third-place team.

The top scoring dog for Cloud Nine was Siona, a Miniature American Shepard handled by Mark Meintsma. Siona and Mark finished this coursewith zero faults in 32.06 seconds:

Worth Watching

While the team Agility Dream Dogs out of Albion, New York wound up in sixth-place overall, there’s was the only team not in the top four placements that had a dog scoring among the top 10 dogs.

Chase, a Sheltie handled by Lydia Hofmann finished this course with zero faults in 30.8 seconds:

 

Looking Back

You can find the 50×70 Fast & Fun league April 2019 results, the first month of the Spring series, here:

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Invitation

New clubs are always welcome to establish NDAL franchises. For more information contact the NDAL League Secretary, Bud Houston houston.bud@gmail.com

We currently run four ongoing leagues based on footprint (size of the field) and the complexity and nature of the challenge. NDAL games and courses for July, the first month of the Summer series, have been published here:
https://wp.me/p2Pu8l-91.

NDAL games and courses for August, the second month of the Summer series, have been published here:

https://wp.me/p2Pu8l-9t

 

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Questions comments & impassioned speeches to Bud Houston Houston.Bud@gmail.com. Visit our web store: www.dogagility.org/newstore. You’ll find in the web store The Book of Agility Games, a comprehensive reference to all manner of agility games played for competition and fun around the world.

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