GDCSA RATG April 29 and 30 Schedule

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GDCSA RATG April 29 and 30 Schedule

Postby Carmel Nottle » Tue 07 Mar 2023 7:49 am

Gundog Club of SA Inc.
Affiliated with the South Australian Canine Association Inc.,


Venue: Blackers Property, Philips Road, Willunga, SA.

Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th April 2023

Saturday 29 April
Trial - Stake - Judge - start time
Trial 1 - Novice - Lynne Webster - 8.30 am
Trial 1 - Open - Lynne Webster - to follow Novice
Trial 2 - Novice - Michelle Auld (NSW) Not before 11.00 am
Trial 2 - Open - Michelle Auld (NSW) to follow Novice
Sunday 30 April
Trial - Stake - Judge - start time
Trial 3 - Novice RATG - Jeff Patrick - 8.30 am
Trial 3 - Open RATG - Jeff Patrick - to follow Novice
Trial 4 - Novice RATG - Michelle Auld (NSW) - Not before 11.00 am
Trial 4 - Open RATG - Michelle Auld (NSW) - to follow Novice

Vetting: Trial 1 and Trial 3: 8.10 – 8.25 am; Trial 2 and Trial 4 – 10.30 – 10.45 am
The Club reserves the right to engage a Reserve Judge if necessary. Where entry numbers require Novice and Open stakes may be run combined by the appointed judge not consecutive as scheduled. All competitors are asked to assist with stewarding

Entry Fees per trial: Members - $10.00; Non-members - $13.00; Catalogue: $5.00 pre-paid only (all 4 trials) or via Gundog Club 2 days prior
Annual Membership: Single $15.00; Double $20.00 for 2 partners (extra partner $10.00 each);Pensioner — Age/Invalid $10.00; Junior $5.00. Financial Year: 1st November – 31st October. Please complete membership form.

Vet Steward: from Sub Committee
SACA Rep: Jadine MacKenzie
Trial Secretary: Carmel Nottle
Trial Managers: Carmel Nottle/Julie Wallis

Entries to: Carmel Nottle, PO Box 2236, Salisbury Downs, SA, 5108 or online via Easydog; Mobile: 0448809191; email:; Cheques made payable to Gundog Club of SA Inc

Prizes awarded - 1st Place Novice and Open RATG- Sash and Laucke Mills DIB’s Premium Dog Bits voucher; 2nd and 3rd place – Sash only; Certificate to all qualifying entries. Other cash prizes and trophies where donated.

Hot weather policy applies: if forecast temperature at 10.00 am two days prior on is 32º or above the trial will be cancelled, unless there is ample swimming water on the property. Where an Exhibition is cancelled in accordance with the Hot Weather Rules, no entry fees will be refunded. Effective 1st January 2019. Contact convenor if in doubt.

RATG Eligibility and Rules: Refer to ANKC Website, Rules. A starting pistol WILL NOT be used at these Retrieving Ability Tests. DUMMY: The type of dummies used shall be at the discretion of the Judge in compliance with the Rules. DUMMIES must be presented for inspection prior to close of vetting. Novice -two dummies required. Open – three dummies required. Separate dummies required for each dog per Test.

No catering or camping
There is to be No Training on designated Trial grounds within the 28 days before a Trial.
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