Monthly Archives: October 2012
Many folks have been asking about the photos being taken by professional photographers Mark and Shannon Atwater and the team at UpClosePhoto.com The photographers have taken over 25,000 photos. So they are asking handlers to be patient. Photos will be … Continue reading
The MNRC Annual Meeting was held at the New Era Building on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012.
There was lots of activity happening at the test site and around town even before the first gun went off! Good Luck to all and please remember to have a good time!
Bill Teague, the Chairman of the Retriever Hunting Test Advisory Committee addressed the crowd at the New Era Building, Demopolis AL. He provided the following report: Retriever Hunting Test Advisory Committee Report (RHTAC) at the 2012 Master National Retriever Club … Continue reading
HANDLER’S INSTRUCTIONS FROM THE 2012 MASTER NATIONAL JUDGES (Presented at Handler’s meeting, October 19, 2012) 1. Gun safety: Shoulder gun on marks as if shooting birds, use both hands; 2. Handler may safely put gun in gun holder at line … Continue reading
Handlers Meeting took place at noon on Friday with Judge assignments selected as follows. Saturday, October 20, 2012 Flight A is Sydney Williams & Jim Charboneau. Test begins at “Oh No, Mr. Bill!” this is a land/water test with ducks. … Continue reading
Sallie Sullivan is a true Icon of our sport. In 1999, Sallie served as President of the Master National Retriever Club and in 2003 hosted the Master National event at the Borderline Plantation in Thomasville, Georgia. Sallie has seven dogs … Continue reading
Preparations are underway for the 2012 Master National in Demopolis, Alabama. The judges and the Master National Retriever Club Board of Directors are getting ready for the week already. See you on Thursday!
The 2012 Master National Committee Assignments have now been posted online. Please check this list before arriving at the Master National so you will be familiar with your Committee Chair and assignment. You are expected to attend the meeting with … Continue reading
Attention Master National Competitors: Eukanuba Performance 30/20 will be available for sale at: Tractor Supply Company, 1404 US Highway 80W, Demopolis, Alabama 36732 Phone: (334) 287-3503 Rick Dirmeyer, representing Eukanuba, will be at the Master National October 23 till finish … Continue reading