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2017 Junior Participant Pin Design Contest closes August 6th!

Kim Davis
 

This design contest is open to all junior competitors, ages 5-17 years of age!

 

Please send your entries* to marketing@...

 

Designs must include "2018 NAFA Junior Participant". The overall pin size will be 1" - 1.5" wide/tall.

 

The competition closes at Midnight, August 6th, 2017!

 

Visit http://www.flyball.org/jrpincontest.html for additional details and previous pins.

 

Thank you!

North American Flyball Association

 

*NAFA reserves the right to alter any designs submitted.

 


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It's August 1st!

Kim Davis
 

The deadline is closing soon for the Junior Participant Pin and the CanAm T-Shirt Design contests!

 

Have your entries in by midnight August 6th!

 

Send your entries to marketing@... .

 

Thank you,

North American Flyball Association

 

 


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https://www.facebook.com/groups/CanAmClassicOpenTeams/

Kim Davis
 

NAFA has created a Facebook group to help facilitate formation of open teams for the CanAm Flyball Classic event.

 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/CanAmClassicOpenTeams/

 

If you are seeking an open team or need an extra dog to fill out your Open team, please join the Facebook group and then post your information there.

 

You may want to include any requirements, such as what position the dog needs to run in, any box requirements, height, etc. Be sure to include contact information so potential teammates can reach you.

 

The yahoogroup to find Open teams to run on at the CanAm Classic is still available as well! 

 

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/NAFACanAmOpen/info

 

Thank you,

NAFA


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Plaques Spellings still needed for the following teams Region 1-11

Annie Taylor
 

Good Morning-  I still need Spelling confirmation from the following teams.
 
Region1:
Canine Express (10) 
 
Region 2:
Ballderdashers (63) 
Bee Town Stingers (1043) 
Border Patrol (21) 
Crash Test Doggies (217) 
Double Impact (247) 
Extreme Chaos (503) 
Just Practicing (1010) 
On The Fly (318) 
Pretty Darn Quick (854) 
K-9 Thunder (55) 
Rocket Relay (164) 
Spring Loaded (490) 
The Ball Snatchers (816) 
 
Region 3:
Balls Out (400) 
E-Z-Goin' (822) 
Happy Hurdlers (30) 
High Velocity (574) 
Nose to Nose (759) 
Stack Attack (817) 
 
Region 4:
BC Boomerangs (142) 
Ruff Position (459) 
 
REgion 5:
Canines in Action (375) 
RUSH! (1035) 
Texas Twisters (642) 
 
Region 6:
Blazin' K9's (804) 
K9 Outlaws (971) 
 
Region 7:
Animal House (891) 
Cascade Comets (215) 
Fly Time
Kings (112) 
Ruffin' Tuff (1041) 
Stumptown Racers (903) 
Total Anarchy (418) 
The Flying Squad (575) 
 
Region 8:
Breakaway Flyball (1011) 
C.O.K.C. High Flyers (43) 
Can-Do Agility Team (52) 
High Octane Flyball (1021) 
Misconduct (1012) 
Wild (858) 
 
Region 9:
DogGoneFast (233) 
Max Fast Flyball @ Charlotte (878) 
New River Rapids (805) 
Turbo Paws (978) 
 
Region 10:
F.A.M.E. (73) 
Fast 'n FURious (266) 
Maple Leaps (533) 
On My Go! (1002) 
 
 
 
 
Andrea L. "Annie" Taylor
North American Flyball Association, Inc. (R) Awards and Scoring
Ruckus Border/Border FG60K, TFFC-I  Enjoying Retirement 
Fuller's Mesquite Moxie "Moxie Princess" BC Onyx, TFWC
Tattle   Evil~Rotten  BS FM, TFP II
Stormfront's Advanced Warning "Siren"  FDCH-S, TFE I
Stormfront's Boy with a Golden Ticket "Charlie"  Crazy rescue puppy 
And my Angels Thoroughly enjoying life at the bridge
Stormfront's Too Cool For You ! "Ice"  aka - Piggy FDCH-S, TF-III 11/27/09~1/13/12
OT's Unbridled Twitch  "Twitterpate" FM, TFFC  5/24/08~ 5/29/13
Lacey Jane BC FG40K, TFPI (Best Black, White, Brown Dog Ever!)     8/4/2000~ 6/3/2013

Plaque spelling confirmation still needed Region 12-21

Annie Taylor
 

Good Morning-
I still need plaque spelling confirmation from the following teams:
 
Region12:
Dynamo DARTs (362) 
Mach 4 (696) 
Prairie Pirates (518) 
Ruffengers (680) 
Synergetic Surge (685) 
Tailwind Flyball Club (542) 
 
Region 13:
All Fired Up! (818) 
Infurno (766) 
NASDOG Racing (787) 
Weston Whirlwinds (382) 
 
Region 14:
Birmingham Bandits (335) 
Dixie Flyers (906) 
North Alabama Box Rockers (924) 
 
Region 15:
Flyball Dogs Anonymous (636) 
Revolution Flyball (461) 
Ruffin' It (946) 
Scallywags (751) 
TGIF (768) 
Two-Lane Highway (558) 
United We Fly (588) 
 
Region 16:
Silver Streaks (411) 
 
 
Region 19:
Denver Speed Demons (810) 
Mile High Velo-City (982) 
Sandia EnchantMutts (960) 
 
Region 20:
Crossing Borders (1028) 
Land Sharks (966) 
Fly Ball Insanity (508) 
 
Region 21:
Dog Gone Devils (682) 
On the Flip Side
 
 
Andrea L. "Annie" Taylor
North American Flyball Association, Inc. (R) Awards and Scoring
Ruckus Border/Border FG60K, TFFC-I  Enjoying Retirement 
Fuller's Mesquite Moxie "Moxie Princess" BC Onyx, TFWC
Tattle   Evil~Rotten  BS FM, TFP II
Stormfront's Advanced Warning "Siren"  FDCH-S, TFE I
Stormfront's Boy with a Golden Ticket "Charlie"  Crazy rescue puppy 
And my Angels Thoroughly enjoying life at the bridge
Stormfront's Too Cool For You ! "Ice"  aka - Piggy FDCH-S, TF-III 11/27/09~1/13/12
OT's Unbridled Twitch  "Twitterpate" FM, TFFC  5/24/08~ 5/29/13
Lacey Jane BC FG40K, TFPI (Best Black, White, Brown Dog Ever!)     8/4/2000~ 6/3/2013

T-Shirt & Junior Pin Design Contests have closed!

Kim Davis
 

Thank you for your submissions!

 

If you submitted a design and did not get a reply that we received it, please let us know as soon as possible!

 

Send your email to marketing@...

 

Thank you!

Kim Davis

NAFA Marketing

 

 



Nominations for NAFA's elections opened August 1st.

Kim Davis
 

Elections this year will be for Board of Directors (three positions), Judge of the Year, Clyde Moore Memorial Hall of Fame (up to two inductees) and Regional MVPs.

All nominations must be received no later than September 30, 2017. 

 

Please direct any questions you have to the chair of the nominating committee, Kyle Mankes, at nominees@....                  

 

You can find the online nomination forms here:

http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/nomination_hof.php

 

http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/nomination_joy.php

http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/nomination_mvp.php

http://www.flyball.org/nafa_elections.html (for Board of Directors).

Thank you.

 

NAFA Nominating Committee

 



2017 CanAm Flyball Classic closes August 20th!

Kim Davis
 

Be sure to get those entries in!

 

If you have other clubs running with you on Open teams, please be sure to let us know so we can be sure everyone is listed on the CanAm t-shirt!

 

Put the Open info on your registration form in the Special Requests box or send that info directly to nafacanam@... !

 

Don’t forget we now have a CanAm Open Team group on Facebook! The yahoo group is also available. Use either to find a team to run on, or find dogs to fill spots.

 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/CanAmClassicOpenTeams/

 

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/NAFACanAmOpen/info

 

Thank you & see you in October!

 

North American Flyball Association

http://www.nafacanam.com/

http://www.flyball.org/

 

 

 


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CanAm Flyball Classic entries close August 20th!

Kim Davis
 

Just a reminder that CanAm closes in three days!

 

Please be sure to let us know if you have other clubs filling out your Open teams, so we can be sure everyone is listed on the CanAm t-shirt!

 

You can add the Open info on your registration form in the Special Requests box or send that info directly to nafacanam@... !

 

We now have a CanAm Open Team group on Facebook! The yahoo group is also available. Use either to find a team to run on, or find dogs to fill spots.

 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/CanAmClassicOpenTeams/

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/NAFACanAmOpen/info

 

Thank you & see you in October!

 

North American Flyball Association

http://www.nafacanam.com/

http://www.flyball.org/

 

 


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NAFA CanAm Honor Boards!

Kim Davis
 

Want to memorialize your first Flyball dog, your club or a team or team mate? You can order a plate to be displayed on the NAFA Honor Boards at CanAm each year. The closing deadline for your plate information to be displayed at this year’s CanAm Classic, is August 20th.

 

Check out the details at http://flyball.org/database/honorboard_entry.php

You may also choose to honor your dog's other activities, such as obedience, agility, etc. The only requirement is that the dog, person or team you wish to honor is NAFA affiliated. Entries will be displayed as submitted on each plate, once approved by NAFA staff.

Please note, the size and height of the letters on each line will be dictated by the number of letters per line. Four to five lines of type are suggested for a single plate.

You can view a few of the existing honor boards and their plates here: http://flyball.org/database/canamhonorboard.html

 

Each year, the closing date for honor boards coincides with CanAm’s tournament closing.

 

Any questions can be sent to honorboard@...

 

Thank you!


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Register for the Annual CanAm Gift Basket Exchange!

Kim Davis
 

Now that you’re entered at CanAm, be sure to sign up for the annual gift basket exchange and participate in the meet-and-greet.

It’s a great way to get to know your Flyball neighbors from the north, south, east or west!

Deadline to register is September 15th. After the deadline, you’ll be
paired up the clubs with similar size and from different areas of North America.

Visit https://goo.gl/forms/EpHyfZEFPUBAsrBE3 and fill out the form to register.

If you have questions, please contact canamgbexchange@...


Thank you!

 


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CanAm Open teams!

Kim Davis
 

Please let us know of any clubs that are running at CanAm with other clubs!

These would be clubs that are not represented at CanAm as racing in the divisions.

Please send these names to NAFACanAm@... as soon as possible!

Thank you!

On the road with an iPhone!

CanAm Open Teams

Kim Davis
 

Please turn in these club names by end of day, Sunday, September 3rd.

 

Thanks!

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Please let us know of any clubs that are running at CanAm with other clubs!

 

These would be clubs that are not represented at CanAm as racing in the divisions.

 

Please send these names to NAFACanAm@... as soon as possible!

 

 


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CanAm Division Sponsorships!

Kim Davis
 

Once again, CanAm Divisions for all three days are available for Sponsorship.

Sponsorships can be from anyone, a small business, flyball club, Region, in memory of a special friend or special dog, etc.

 

Visit http://www.nafacanam.com/sampleSponsorDivisions.html on how to sign up!

 

Thank you!

 

http://nafacanam.com/sponsors.html

 

 

 


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Designs selected for Junior Participant Pin and 2017 CanAm T-shirt!

Kim Davis
 

NAFA is happy to announce that the junior pin design selected for 2018 is from Nicholas Moorehouse of K9 Outlaws, Chandler, AZ!  Congratulations Nicholas! Nicholas' pin will be unveiled at CanAm in October!

 

And Jennifer Steede’s (Region 5) design has been selected for the 2017 CanAm T-shirt contest! Congratulations Jennifer!. The CanAm online store is almost ready for you to order your apparel.

 

Thank you to all participants!

 

 

 


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NAFA Elections!

Kim Davis
 

Nominations are open for the Board of Directors, Clyde Moore Hall of Fame, Regional MVPs and Judge of the Year. Please consider sending in nominations for the categories listed above. 

 

Nominations close September 30th.

 

Please visit the following links to find out how to nominate!

 

Board of Directors: http://flyball.org/nafa_elections.html

 

Clyde Moore Hall of Fame: http://flyball.org/stats_clydemoore.html

 

Regional MVP: http://flyball.org/stats_regionalMVP2.html

 

Judge of the Year: http://flyball.org/joy.html

 

Thank you!

 


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The deadline is looming ... to sign up for the Annual CanAm Gift Basket Exchange!

Kim Davis
 

Don't forget! Time is running out to sign up and participate in the meet-and-greet.

It’s a great way to get to know your Flyball neighbors from the north, south, east or west! 

Deadline to register is September 15th - that's tomorrow! After the deadline, you’ll be paired up the clubs with similar size and from different areas of North America.

Visit https://goo.gl/forms/EpHyfZEFPUBAsrBE3 and fill out the form to register.

If you have questions, please contact canamgbexchange@...

Thank you!

Ready to buy your 2017 CanAm Flyball Classic apparel?

Kim Davis
 

The 2017 CanAm T-shirt Online Shop is open!


Pre-order your shirts before Midnight, October 2nd!

Delivery date to the tourney site will be October 13th. 

If you can't attend but you'd like a shirt, they can mail them within the US. There is an option at checkout. 

Thank you!



Nominations for the NAFA Election close Saturday, September 30th ...

Kim Davis
 

There’s still time to send in your nominations for Board of Directors, Clyde Moore Hall of Fame, Regional MVPs and Judge of the Year! 

 

Please visit the following links to find out how to nominate!

 

Board of Directors: http://flyball.org/nafa_elections.html

 

Clyde Moore Hall of Fame: http://flyball.org/stats_clydemoore.html

 

Regional MVP: http://flyball.org/stats_regionalMVP2.html

 

Judge of the Year: http://flyball.org/joy.html

 

Thank you!

 


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Have you got your nomination in for your Regional MVP?

Kim Davis
 

There’s still time to send in your Regional MVP nominations for the dog you deem most valuable in your region! 

Check out http://flyball.org/stats_regionalMVP2.html to nominate!


The Clyde Moore Hall Of Fame is waiting on its next set of Inductees as well! Each year, NAFA may induct up to two (2) dogs into the Hall of Fame. 

NAFA members are asked to nominate candidates that they consider deserving of this award, using the following criteria:

Longevity: A dog must have raced in NAFA sanctioned events for a minimum of four years

Notoriety: How well known is this dog? Nominees should be easily recognizable within their own racing area

Team value: What is the worth of this dog to its team, i.e. untiring start dog, height dog, most consistent dog, fast anchor dog.

Nominees for the Clyde Moore Memorial Hall of Fame must not have earned NAFA points within 18 months of the close of the nominating period.

Visit http://flyball.org/stats_clyde2.html to nominate!


Judge of the Year recognizes a NAFA® judge who shows dedication, knowledge, sportsmanship, and outstanding contribution to the sport. The award may be given to one judge in each racing year. To be eligible, the judge must be a current NAFA® judge at the approved level or higher. The judge must be in good standing with NAFA® and must have been a judge for at least five years at the time of nomination. 

Check out http://flyball.org/joy.html for additional criteria!


Don't forget! Three positions are open for the NAFA board of Directors! Visit http://flyball.org/nafa_elections.html to read how you can nominate!

 

Thank you!