All NDAL income for the month of September has been donated to the Houston Humane Society. We feel inadequate to the task of charitable giving. September also gave us an earthquake in Mexico City and hurricane Irma which slammed through the US Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Florida.
Summer 50×70 Fast & Fun League Final
These are preliminary results. There is a possibility that more results may be incoming! Indeed, these REVISED results reflect significant changes for the inclusion of overlooked results.
AQ4U’s Fast & Furryous wins the Summer 2017 50×70 Fast & Fun League!
AQ4U’s Fast & Furryous in Louisville, KY has won the Summer 50×70 league in convincing fashion. Although AQ4U did not win the September competition, they were in seconds place only by two points. Note that this completion is likely to become more fierce in the Winter Series as at least four other clubs were in striking distance of the Fast & Furryous.
The top scoring dog for AQ4U’s Fast & Furryous in September was Fury, a Shetland Sheepdog handled by Stacey Breckel. Fury and Stacey finished this course with zero faults in 22.65 seconds, earning 197 LPP:
Top Dog September 2017 50×70 Fast & Fun League!
United Colours of Agility in Walmer, Port Elizabeth, South Africa were narrowly out of first place in the September 2017 50×70 Fast & Fun League, posting three of the top ten scores for the month; and finished in third place in the Summer Series.
The Top Dog for September in the 50×70 Fast & Fun league represented for United Colours: Sumo, a Staffie Cross handled by Roche Compaan. Sumo and Roche finished this coure with zero faults in a time 22.13 seconds, earning 200 LPP:
Wicked West Australians in Banjup, Western Australia posted three of the top ten scores for the September competition and finished in second place in the Summer 50×70 Series. The top scoring dog for Wicked West Australians was Ripley, a Border Collie handled by Nic Ford. Ripley and Nic finished this course with zero faults in 22.43 seconds, earning 198 LPP:
You can view the September 50×70 Fast & Fun course and see the placements for all dogs here: REVISEDStandings090117B50x70.pdf. Most of the results for the Fast and Fun League are graced with a YouTube recording.
October 50×70 Fast & Fun Preview
The October challenge will be the first competition of the Fall 2017 series. The October challenge was designed by Mary Green, captain of K9 Manners & More the NDAL franchise in Broken Arrow, OK.
This numbered course shall be scored Time, Plus Faults.
A new club can download the scorekeeping worksheet here: Scoresheet100117B50x70.xls
Active franchises will be emailed the scorekeeping worksheets populated with their active rosters.
Jumping into the League
New clubs are always welcome to join us for play in the NDAL 50×70 Fast & Fun League. As the league name implies, this competition is run in a 50×70 competition space. The challenges are subtle and are presented to the dog working at best speed.
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