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2017 GMDD Practice schedule And area event list

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

2017 GMDD practice schedule
And area event list

Practice Dates – Mark your calendars
May 6th and 21st May 6th – Member Mtg
June 10th and 18th
July 8th and 23rd
August 5th and 27th August 5th – Member Mtg
Sept. 9th and 24th
Oct. 14th and 22nd

Area Events
May 13-14 – Thomaston Feed – Cheshire, CT
May 20-21 – NE Outdoor Sports Show – Rhinebeck, NY
June 2-4 – Dave’s Soda and Pet City – Agawam, MA
June 3-4 – Adirondack Woofstock – Chestertown, NY
June 23-25 – Benson’s Pet Center – Clifton Park, NY
June 23-25 – Pet Life – Scarborough, ME
June 30-July 2 – St. Albans, VT event – not posted yet
July 7-9 – Osborne’s Agway Splash and Wag – Belmont, NH
July 14-16 – Splashes N Wags WILDCARD Doubleheader – Bennington, VT
July 21-23 – Klem’s – Spencer, MA
July 29-30 – Seacoast Dog Daze 4 – Elliot, ME
August 5-6 – Summer Plunge – Millerton, NY
August 19-20 – Seacoast Event – Scarborough, ME – to be announced
August 22-27 – Dutchess Cty Fair – Rhinebeck, NY
Sept. 1-4 – Hopkinton Fair – Hopkinton, NH
Sept. 8-10 – Hebron Event – Hebron, CT – to be announced
Sept. 15 – Dueling Dog practice Day at Splashes N Wags – Bennington
Sept. 16-17 – Jumpin’ on the Block 2017 – Bennington, VT – GMDD Event
Sept 29-Oct 1 – Topsfield Fair – Topsfield, MA
Oct. 7-8 – Champlain Valley Fair DD event – Burlington, VT – to be announced

Please come and support our Club at our events!! Come and compete or come and volunteer, or do both; we need your help to make these successful!!

Spalshdown 2017 Hotel Info!

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Knotty Pine Motel
130 Northside dr
Bennington Vt 05201
802 442 5487
email- kpine@knottypinemotel.com
>>>>Online booking<<<
The Harwood Hill
864 Harwood Hill rd
Bennington Vt 05201
802 442 6278
email- martha@theharwoodhill.com
website-www.theharwoodhill.com

Winter Blues Get-Together

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Green Mountain Dockdogs
Winter Blues Get-together
Come join the fun.

Renew your 2017 membership for a discounted pool rental and find out the exciting club happenings
>>>>>RSVP Sign up<<<<<

Date: 02/11/2017 (Sat.)

Time: 12:00pm EST
Location: Madison Brewing Co, Main Street, Bennington, VT

Jumpin’ on the Block was a fantastic event!!

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Green Mountain DockDogs first event at our newly sanctioned facility was a huge success with some 40 dog waves and over 20 personal bests!

Dueling Dog practice was Friday afternoon and more than a dozen came out to play!

Several dogs set new pb’s in this competitive side by side drag racing!

We would like to thank everyone who came out to enjoy the fun and help make this event a success!

 

Special thanks to our neighboring clubs, Seacoast DockDogs, Hudson Valley DockDogs  & Rideau River DockDogs (Canada)

GMDD Members event results:

Big Air;

Novice;

Melissa Vladyka and Storm ——————5th place!

Junior;

Jill Trepanier and Kiki————————-4th place!

Jon Mayhew and Summer———————3rd place!

Lauren Hunt and Lilly Muffin—————–2nd place!

Mike Welch and Tucker————————-1st place!

Senior;

Mike Welch and Tia—————————–6th place!

Mark Krause and Rosey————————-5th place!

Sue Schroeder and GG—————————1st place! ( new PB 20′.00″!)

Master;

Kathleen Dunn and Ginger———————5th place!

Jill Trepanier and Gracie———————–4th place!

Morgan Vail and Swarley————————1st place! (new PB 22’03″!)

Elite;

Mark Krause and Cooper————————2nd place!

Steve Tworig and Cash —————————1st place! (new PB 25’02″!)

Speed Retrieve;

Express:

Mark Krause and Cooper————————- 2nd place!

Caroline Mayhew and Bruin ———————–1st place!

Nitro;

Tony Thompson and Cooper———————–3rd place!

Mark Wrobel and Rain —————————–1st place!

Extreme Vertical;

Cadet;

Tony Thompson and Cooper———————–2nd place!

Top Gun;

Mark Wrobel and Rain——————————1st place!

High Flyer;

Mark Krause and Cooper—————————3rd place!

Iron Dog;

Titan;

Steve Tworig and Cash —————————–1st place!

Spartan;

Mark Wrobel and Rain—————————–3rd place!

 

 

GMDD had a great showing at the K9 Karnival, hosted by Beantown DockDogs!

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

More than a dozen members from Green Mountain DockDogs competed at the K9 Karnival in Hinsdale Mass. 9/17-9/18!

GMDD had 8 dogs make the Big Air Finals!

Big Air-

Novice- 

Amy Lyons and Charlie ———-6th place!

Melissa Vladyka and Storm——4th place!

Junior-

Suzy Thompson and Duke ——-5th place! (first time finalists!!!)

Caroline Mayhew and Summer– 1st Place!

Senior-

Sue Schroeder and G.G.———–6th place! (first time finalists!)

Mark Krause and Rosey ———-2nd place!

Master-

Steve Tworig and Cash————1st place!

Elite-

Mark Krause and Cooper———1st place!

Speed Retrieve-

Jim Lyons and Charlie————-7th place Express!

James Vladyka and Storm———4th place Express!

James Vladyka and Bruin———-7th place Turbo!

Steve Tworig and Cash————-2nd place Turbo!

Anthony Thompson and Cooper–2nd place Nitro!

Mark Wrobel and Rain————-1st place Nitro!

Extreme Vertical-

Mark Krause and Rosey ———–6th place Cadet!

Steve Tworig and Cash————-4th place Cadet!

Mark Wrobel and Rain————-2nd place Top Gun!

Mark Krause and Rain————–1st place Top Gun!

Iron Dog-

Steve Tworig and Cash———–2nd place Titan!

Veteran Dog-

Amy Lyons and Charlie—-1st place!

Congratulations to all on a fantastic performance!

Hebron Harvest Fair Results

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Five members from GMDD competed at the Hebron Harvest Fair Wild Card event!

Big Air; 

Mark Krause and Cooper made the Pro finals and finished 6th!

Speed Retrieve;

Mark Krause and Rosey finished 1st Place in the Turbo division!

Mark Wrobel and Rain finished 2nd Place in the Nitro division!

Jim Lyons and Charlie finished 10th in the Express division!

Extreme Vertical;

Mark Krause and Cooper were 2nd in Top Gun!

Mark Wrobel and Rain were 3rd in Top Gun!

Iron Dog;

 

Mark Krause and Rosey were 1st in the Warrior division!

Mark Wrobel and Rain were 1st in the Titan division!

Top Qualifiers earned invitations to the World 2016 Championships!

Congratulations to Mark Krause and Mark Wrobel!!

John Zaikowski and Sophie, Sue Schroeder and G.G., Jim and Amy Lyons and Charlie all competed in Big Air!

Green Mountain DockDogs at The Hopkinton Fair!

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Several members from GMDD competed at the Hopkinton Fair in New Hampshire!

Seven dogs made the Big Air Finals!

Caroline Mayhew and Summer made the Amateur Finals finishing 4th!

Jill Trepanier and Kiki made the Amateur Finals finishing 3rd!

Anthony Thompson and Duke (making his DockDog debut) Qualified 1st in Amateur’s and took home 1st place!!!

Mark Krause and Rosey made the Contender Finals finishing 3rd!

Caroline Mayhew and Bruin made the Contender Finals finishing 1st!

Speed Retrieve;

James Vladyka and Storm were 7th in Express!

Beth Sausville and Tucker were 5th in Express!

Cindy Chaffe and Luka were 4th in Express!

Jon Mayhew and Bruin were 1st in Express!

Mark Krause and Rosey were 5th in Turbo!

Anthony Thompson and  Cooper were 3rd in Turbo!

Extreme Vertical:

Mark Krause and Rosey were 6th in Cadet!

Jon Mayhew and Bruin were 5th in Cadet!

Anthony Thompson and Cooper were 3rd in Cadet!

Mark Krause and Cooper were 3rd! in Top Gun!

Gordon Chaffe and Emma, Mike Welch and Tia, James & Mellisa Vladyka and Storm, Jill Trepanier and Gracie all jumped well and earned medals in their respective waves!

 

 

Green Mountain DockDogs at The Dutchess Count Fair!

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

GMDD had 11 dogs competing at the Dutchess Fair in Rhinebeck NY!

Two new members made their debut and did fantastic!

Lauren hunt and Lily Muffin were the top qualifiers in the Amateur division!!

Britney Pebbler and Hemi took a 1st place in a qualifying wave! 

Mike Welch and Tia, James Vladyka and Storm, Jill Trepanier and Gracie all jumped well but just missed the finals in a competitive field.

Three dogs made the Big Air Finals;

Beth Sausville and Tucker took 1st place in the Amateur Division!

Jon Mayhew and Bruin took 2nd place in the Contender Finals!

Mark Wrobel and Rain took 3rd place in Semi Pro Finals!

 

Speed Retrieve;

James Vladyka and Storm took 8th place in Express!

Beth Sausville and Tucker took 6th in Express!

James Vlladyka and Bruin took 4th place in Turbo!

Mark Krause and Rosey took 3rd place in Turbo!

Anthony Thompson and Cooper took 1st place in Turbo!

 

Extreme Vertical;

Steve Tworig and Cash took 3rd place in Cadet!

Mark Krause and Rosey took 4th place in Cadet!

Mark Wrobel and Rain took 2nd place in Top Gun!

Mark Krause and Cooper took 1st place in Top Gun!

 

Iron Dog;

Mark Wrobel and Rain took 1st place in Titan!

Steve Tworig and Cash took 1st place in Cadet!

 

Congratulations to all of our GMDD competitors!  

GMDD members traveled to Kingston Ontario to compete with Rideau River DockDogs !

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

GMDD members had a fantastic showing at the KingstonSheepdog trials DockDog event hosted by Rideau River DockDogs!

Seven members and dogs competed with six making the finals! (Tucker jumped out of his division!)

James and Melissa Vladyka both competed with Storm and made the Amateur Finals with Melissa and took 1st place!

Jon Mayhew and Summer made the Junior Finals and took 2nd place!

Mike Welch and Tia made the Senior Finals  and finished 5th!

Caroline Mayhew and Bruin made the Senior Finals and took 2nd Place!

Mark Krause and Rosey made the Senior Finals and took 1st Place with a new PB of 20’2″!

Mark Krause and Cooper made the Elite Finals and took 2nd Place!

Jon Mayhew and Bruin  were 3rd Place in Extreme Verdical -Cadet division!

Mark Krause and Rosey  were 1st Place in Extreme Vertical Cadet Division!

James Vladyka and Storm  were 5th Place in Speed Retrieve Express Division!

Beth Sausville and Tucker were 3rd Place in Speed Retrieve Express!

Jon Mayhew and Bruin were 1st Place in Speed Retrieve Express Division!

Mark Krause and Rosey were 1st Place in Speed Retrieve Turbo Division! and 4 th Place Iron Dog Warrior!

 

GMDD had a fantastic showing at the North East Regional Championships!

Monday, July 25th, 2016

GMDD had eight dogs competing at the North East Regional Championships this past weekend, with six earning invites to the World Championships in Iowa this fall.
James Vladyka and Storm earned invites in Big Air – Novice and Speed Retrieve  - Express

Jim Lyons and Charlie earned an invite for Big Air –  Novice!


Jill Trepanier and Gracie earned an invite in Big Air – Senior

Karen Pellegrino and Kybo earned and an Invite for Extreme Vertical – Cadet!


Mark Krause and Cooper earned an invite in Extreme Vertical – Top Gun


Mark Wrobel and Rain earned invites in Extreme Vertical – Top Gun and Iron Dog – Titan


Congratulations to all!