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OKIGO AKC Trials Page

Last updated Last updated August 1th 2018


Borzoi Only

Event 2018058403
Midwest Borzoi Club
Licensed by the American Kennel Club
Permission has been granted by the American Kennel Club for the holding of this event under
AKC Rules and Regulations

Friday October 5, 2018

Times are Eastern Daylight Savings Time.
TWIN TOWERS PARK (east of Dayton & east of Fairborn)
640 W Yellow Springs Fairfield Road, Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387

From South:
I-75 to south of Dayton. Take I-675 (northeast) about 20 miles. Exit at Route
235 (Fairborn) and turn left on route 235 north. Go 0.5 miles and turn right at Yellow-Springs-
Fairfield Road. Go 3.5 miles to the Park on the right.

From North/West: I-70 to east of Dayton, then exit on I-675 south.
(ignore the route 235 exit off of I-70). On I-675 go south 3 miles and exit at Route 235
(Fairborn). Go right on route 235, north 0.5 miles and turn right at Yellow-Springs-Fairfield
Road. Go 3.5 miles to the Park on the right.

From East:
I-70 to west of Springfield, then exit on route 68 south
(Xenia/Yellow Springs). On route 68 go south 6 miles, past Young's
Dairy, and turn right at Yellow-Springs-Fairfield Road. Go 2 miles to the Park on the left.

The coursing field is west of the pavilion and building. Paddock will be south (at the
back) of the building (not at the pavilion). Recommend you park on the south side of
the parking lot. P

lease do not park on the grass (per Park rules).

10 am Roll-Call EDST AKC Lure Field Trial

Early Entry Fee: $15.00 per Hound (closes Oct. 3, 2018, 9 pm)

Day-Of-Trial Entry Fee: $25.00 per Hound (closes 9:45 am day of trial)

Mail Entries to: Judy Lowther, 4300 Denison Ave, Cleveland OH 44109-2654 with check payable to “MBC”

MBC Officers
: President: K. Carol Artley, Vice President Kalen Dumke, Recording Secretary:
Mike Bilak, Corresponding Secretary: Amy Sikula, Treasurer: Nancy Reimer, Board: Laura
Hyatt, Barb Danieli, Mickey Nash. Dana Thompson, Liz Duncan-Burge, Pamela Leichtnam

Kevin Carlson - Racine WI and Ian Davies - Hilton Head SC

Field Chairperson:
K. Carol Artley, 3706 W Jackson Road, Springfield OH 45502, 937-325-
1129 (home) 937-206-3784 (phone day of trial)

Lure Operators:
Don White, Steve Artley, Joe Shoemaker

Judy Lowther, 4300 Denison Ave , Cleveland OH, 44109-2654
216-402-9022 (cell),

Make check payable to "MBC".

Please fill out a 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 “ entry form for each hound for each day.

10 am Roll-Call Eastern Daylight Savings Time AKC Lure Field Trial

Early Entry Fee: $15.00 per Hound (closes Oct. 3, 2018, 9 pm at secretary’s

Day-Of-Trial Entry Fee: $25.00 per Hound (closes 9:45 am day of trial)

Trial Hours: 9 am until completion.

Dogs belonging to trial workers may be inspected early,  but no dog will be inspected prior to 9:30 am.

Times are Eastern Daylight Savings Time.

Trial Ribbons-1st blue; 2nd-red; 3rd-yellow; 4th-white; 5th-pink,

BOB purple & gold rosette

Trophies donated by MBC members.

Best of Breed: Borzoi Cloth Bag

First place in each stake: 6 foot nylon lead

Second place in each stake: Stainless steel dog bowl

Third place in each stake: Borzoi bookmark

Fourth place in each stake: Borzoi round magnet

Plus A toy for each borzoi who has a qualifying total score

Only Borzois who are at least one year of age may be entered. The hound must be
individually registered with the American Kennel Club or an AKC recognized foreign registry, or have an
ILP or PAL number from the AKC. Spayed and neutered hounds are eligible. Monorchid & cryptorchid
dogs are NOT eligible. Late, incomplete, unsigned, or UNPAID entries will NOT be accepted. Entries
will NOT be acknowledged by mail. Bitches in-season, hounds with breed disqualifications and lame
hounds will be excused, and their entry fee refunded. Hounds not present at the time of roll call will be
scratched. Owners may substitute for lame or in-season hounds, but must do so before day-of-trial
entries close. Please do not bring bitches in-season to these trials; just report the bitch in-season to the
trial secretary.

Your Borzoi must have an AKC registration number. If this is your hound’s first time in the Open stake, your hound
must have passed the AKC Qualified Courser test, or the ASFA certification test, or be an ASFA or CKC Field
Champion. Include a Legible copy of his certification or his title with your entry.


First time entered Borzoi must have obtained an AKC Qualified Courser certificate or ASFA Certification or be
an ASFA or CKC Field Champion. A copy of this certificate must be included with entry form at the hound’s first
trial. Championship points from the Open Stake will only count towards a Field Championship. AKC Field
Champions are not eligible to enter the Open Stake.

Open to any Borzoi who is qualified to enter AKC lure enter AKC lure trials. In addition the Borzoi must be at
least 6 years of age on the day of the trial. Championship points from the Veteran Stake will count towards a
Field Championship or Lure  Courser of Merit title.

Open to all AKC Field Champions. Championship points from the Specials Stake will only count towards a Lure
Courser Excellent title

The Singles Stake will not be offered .

Borzoi who are disqualified from AKC, ASFA or CKC Field Trials may not be entered. All Borzoi entered
in the trial will run twice, in trios if possible or braces, unless excused or disqualified. Stakes will be split
whenever the entry is sufficient to award two or more five point majors. The winner of the Field Champion stake
and the winner of the Open stake and the winner of the Veteran stake will compete for Best of Breed. No extra
points for Best of Breed by forfeit.


Tracy Leonard DVM,
Indian Ripple Veterinary Clinic, 4490 Indian Ripple Rd,
Beavercreek OH 45440,

Dayton Med-Vet Emergency Veterinary Clinic
, 937-293-2714. From the Park, left (west)
on Fairfield-Yellow-Springs Road, left at traffic light (route 235), I-675 South to I-35 West to I-
75 South, exit 50A, Dryden Road, go under I-75 then left at first road (traffic light), Clinic is on
the left.

there will be a whippet specialty trial Friday, same site, same secretary.

There will be AKC trials, QC and JC tests held Saturday and Sunday,October 6 & 7, same site, for all AKC
sighthounds, sponsored by OKIGO. Same trial secretary, but please mail entries with separate check payable to
OKIGO, for Saturday and Sunday.

Camping is allowed and is free. Limited electric hookups. Bring your own water and shade.

No food or drinks for exhibitors will be available on Friday. There are fast food
restaurants in Yellow Springs, 2 miles away.

The Greene County Park rules do not allow alcoholic beverages on the Park grounds.

If the gate to the Park is locked, call 937-561-1747.

* Red Roof Inn, 937-426-6116, Fairborn, I-675 & Fairfield Road.

* Red Roof Inn, 937-325-5356, 155 W. Leffel, Springfield, I-70 & Rt 72.

* Red Roof Inn, 937-898-1054, Miller Lane, Dayton, I-75 exit 59 first exit south of I-70.

* Red Roof Inn, 937-866-0705, 222 Byers Rd, Dayton, I-75 & Rt 725 West

* Please check with the hotels for current regulations concerning pets.
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A battery powered continuous loop lure machine will be used; backup equipment will be available. Lure will
consist of highly visible plastic. There will be a $5.00 fine for any loose hounds on the field which are not in the
course in process. The club reserves the right to alter the course as required by weather and/or field conditions
on the day of the trial. Courses will be reversed for finals and for BOB.

Friday, 770 yards. Start/finish is west of building, part way down on the field in front of the tree. Dogs face north.
Paddock is south of the building, not at the pavilion. The pavilion is close to the east side of this course.

Click here for Paddock layout 
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