Thank you for entering Act-Up Agility Club's Spring NADAC Trial which will take place on April 19 & 20! We look forward to seeing our old friends and meeting new ones! As you know Act-Up strives to put on fun, stress free trials. Ray Wheeler will be our judge. PLEASE RESPOND TO THIS EMAIL SO I KNOW THAT YOU RECEIVED YOUR CONFIRMATION. Please include your name in the subject line. Thanks. Please verify the entry information on the confirmation closely, paying particular attention to: -NADAC number (you want to get credit for every one of those legs your team gets this weekend!) -the classes in which your team is entered -the height your dog will be jumping in each class If there are any errors, please contact the Trial Secretary, Michelle Whall, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 508-699-9276 (no later than 9pm please) as soon as possible. *****IMPORTANT INFORMATION*********** We will be having a Tunnelers Fun Run for charity on Friday, April 18th from 4:00 to 5:30. Any age dog can run. The only rule is that no treats are allowed in the ring but toys in the ring are more than welcome! We did this in the fall and everyone had a blast! The cost is $5.00 per run. Also, if time allows, we will be offering Nadac's New Hooper's class on Saturday and Sunday! This is another titling class. We will offer day of show signups at only $5 a run. Come out and play this fun game! ************************************** SCHEDULE -Site will be open for setup Friday at 3:00 pm AS A HANDLER, IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO BE AT THE GATE 4-6 DOGS AHEAD OF YOUR RUN. THIS WILL ALSO HELP THE TRIAL TO RUN SMOOTHLY. This is very important as we have over 100 dogs trialing each day. TENTATIVE SCHEDULE (subject to change at the club's or judges' discretion - specifically with regard to whether the regular classes at each level will be back to back or not - so please be flexible!): This is an alternating 1 ring trial with 1 judge. Saturday: Elite to Novice. Small to Big Regular 1 Regular 2 Chances 1 (Listed on Premium as Chances) Jumpers 1 (Listed on Premium as Jumpers) Weavers Tunnelers 1 (Listed on Premium as Tunnelers 1) Sunday: Elite to Novice. Big to Small. Regular 3 (Listed on Premium as Regular 1) Regular 4 (Listed on Premium as Regular 2) Chances 2 (Listed on Premium as Chances) Jumpers 2 (Listed on Premium as Jumpers) Touch N Go Tunnelers CHECK IN / MEASURING: - Friday between 4:00 and 5:30PM (judge for measuring will not be available on Friday night) - Saturday and Sunday between 7:00 and 7:30AM - Be sure that you stop by and check in so that your dog(s) gets their check in gifts! GENERAL BRIEFING / WALKTHRUS FOR FIRST CLASSES: -Saturday and Sunday - 7:30am general briefing -Walkthrus for the first classes will begin at the completion of the general briefing. -first dog on the line no later than 8:00 am MOVE UPS: - Moveups from Saturday to Sunday will be accepted. There will be a moveup sheet under the admin tent. - Moveup information must be received no later than 15 minutes after the results are posted for the last class on Saturday. VOLUNTEERS: -Workers schedules will be available at check in. -Volunteering in and around the ring is a great way to increase your knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the sport. It is the only way host clubs can continue to put on efficient and smooth running trials. -If you haven't already volunteered, don't let that stop you the day of the trial. Check in the the ring coordinators to see if thre are any holes that need to be filled or step up up the day of the trial when your that there is help needed. -Food Vouchers and a workers raffle will be our way of showing how much we appreciate your efforts. FOOD VENDOR: -There will be a food vendor on site both days serving both breakfast and lunch. PARKING: Be advised that parking WILL BE RESTRICTED. Because we would like to keep this beautiful site available for future trials, ringside parking will NOT be allowed. Please be considerate and park & unload ONLY in the designated areas. Those not abiding will be asked to leave the trial. VERY IMPORTANT - BECAUSE WE LIKE THIS TRIAL SITE IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU PICK UP AFTER YOUR DOG AND ALL OF YOUR TRASH. WE HAD COMPLAINTS THAT THIS WAS NOT DONE IN THE FALL!!!! PLEASE HELP US TO BE ABLE TO CONTINUE TO USE THIS TRIAL SITE! WE WOULD HATE TO BE ABLE TO NO LONGER TO HOST TRIALS IN WRENTHAM. THIS SITE IS USED ALMOST EVERY WEEKEND FROM APRIL TO OCTOBER FOR DOG EVENTS OF ONE KIND OR ANOTHER. THE TRASH YOU LEAVE BEHIND EFFECTS EVERYONE! EMERGENCY VET: Veterinary Emergency Treatment Services (VETS) Walpole, MA. 508 668 5454 DIRECTIONS TO TRIAL SITE: -Wrentham Developmental Center, Patterson Rd, Wrentham, MA -From Rte 95: Take Exit 7- Rte 140 towards Foxboro. Follow for 3-4 miles to Rte 1A. Turn Right onto Rte 1A. Follow for approximately 1 mile to the flashing light (North Street on the Left, Winter Street on the Right) Turn Left onto North Street. Take the first Left onto Emerald Street. Follow Emerald St to Patterson Rd (the main entrance the facility, across from a small novelty shop, it is the only street with a street sign on Emerald St). Follow Patterson Rd through 2 stop signs. We will be in the ball fields on the Left past the last stop sign. -From Rte 495: Take Exit 15- Rte 1A North towards Wrentham. After crossing Rte 140 follow approximately 1 mile to flashing light (North Street on the Left and Winter Street on the Right) Turn Left onto North Street. Take the first Left onto Emerald Street. Follow Emerald St to Patterson Rd (the main entrance the facility, across from a small novelty shop, it is the only street with a street sign on Emerald St). Follow Patterson Rd through 2 stop signs. We will be in the ball fields on the Left past the last stop sign. See you all soon!