Date   
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!

 

2017 CanAm Flyball Classic apparel store open!

Kim Davis
 

The 2017 CanAm Flyball Classic Online Shop is open!

 

https://mylogoshop.com/nafacanam/

 

Be sure to 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!

 


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9/30/17!!! Last day to get those nominations in for the NAFA Elections!!

Kim Davis
 

Saturday (tomorrow) is the deadline to get your nominations in for 

Judge of the Year! http://flyball.org/joy.html
Clyde Moore Hall of Fame! http://flyball.org/stats_clydemoore.html

Thank you!!

NAFA Nominations are closing tonite!

Kim Davis
 

Get your noms in for the board positions, JOY, HOF and Regional MVP before midnight, CST!

Thank you!

CanAm Title Ribbons!

Kim Davis
 

Once again, Amanda Brown will offer competitors the opportunity to order title ribbons at CanAm. All net proceeds from ribbon purchases are donated to Snaps Fund.  You may print out and fill out your form in advance, or you can get a form from Amanda at CanAm. She will order the ribbons two weeks after CanAm.  Here is the link with more information:


Thank you Amanda!


The 2017 CanAm Flyball Classic is almost here!!!!

Kim Davis
 

CanAm is fast approaching, and the welcome letter will be up shortly, but we wanted to give everyone a quick heads up and highlight one item early.

 

On Sunday, we plan to start early, at 7am, with the first round of Championship races for the Regular class. The round robin racing will follow those races.

 

This is being done in an attempt to have racing end at more enjoyable hour. Look forward to seeing everyone in a week!

 

See you soon!


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CanAm Flyball Classic 2017 Trailer Parking Notice

Kim Davis
 

In our effort to improve security at the host site, NAFA has an assigned parking area for our competitors and vendors. Please visit http://nafacanam.com/2017/TrailerParkingMap2017.pdf .

 

We will have dedicated security monitoring this area, so we are advising our competitors and vendors to park this area.

 

Thank you!

 

 

 


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Plaque spelling needed Regions 1- 11

Annie Taylor
 

Good Afternoon-  I need a member of each of the following teams to contact me for confirmation of spelling of dog's and handlers names. 


Region 2:
Ballderdashers (63)
Extreme Chaos (503) 
Instant Replay (155) 
K-9 Thunder (55)

Pretty Darn Quick (854) 
On The Fly (318)
Zoom! (912) 

Region3:

Animal Inn (2) 
Brat Pack (213) 
Happy Hurdlers (30) 
Makin' Trax (36) 
Stack Attack (817) 

Region 4:

Barkbarians (1016) 
BC Boomerangs (142) 
Harmony Flyball (975) 
Hit Squad (26) 
Ruff Position (459) 

Region 5:

Barkworthy (885) 
Lone Star Ruffnecks (406) 
Run Dogs Run (1044) 
RUSH! (1035) 
Special  Fources (841) 
Texas Fast & Furrious (1024)
Texas Twisters (642) 

Region 6:
Arizona Supercharged (874) 
Blazin' K9's (804) 
Crazy Train (757) 
K9 Outlaws (971) 
Surf City Flyball (848) 

Region 7:
Animal House (891) 
Cascade Comets (215) 
Fierce Flyers Flyball Club (932) 
Ruffin' Tuff (1041) 
Stumptown Racers (903) 
The Flying Squad (575) 
Unorthodogs (761) 

Region 8:
C.O.K.C. High Flyers (43) 
Fli Ballers (941) 
Good2Go Flyball (525) 
High Octane Flyball (1021) 
Holeshot Racers (734) 
KAOS (258) 
Ruff Riders (78) 

Region 9:
Blockade Runners (198) 
DogGoneFast (233) 
Double Dog Dare (583) 
Elemental Speed (1000) 
Fur Fun (171) 
Go Dog Go (493) 
Heads or Tails (814) 
Max Fast Flyball @ Charlotte (878) 
New River Rapids (805) 

Region 10:
F.A.M.E. (73) 
Fast 'n FURious (266) 
Maple Leaps (533) 
On My Go! (1002) 
Prepare for Takeoff (717) 

Region 11:

All Revd Up (901) 
Barkaholics (883) 
Tampa Bay Barkaneers (741) 






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 needed for the following teams REgion 12-21

Annie Taylor
 

Good Afternoon-  I need a member of each of the following teams to contact me for confirmation of spelling of dog's and handlers names. 

Region 12:

Aftershock (853)  Prairie Pirates (518)  Redline Dogsports (684) 
Ruffengers (680)  Synergetic Surge (685)

Region 13:
Flyball MAINEiacs (639) 
Tenacity (1040) 

Region 14:
Beach Rovers (829) 
Chattanooga Chomp (634) 
Dixie Flyers (906) 
Lunatic Fringe (704) 
Music City Road Dogs (578) 
North Alabama Box Rockers (924) 
Rocket City Racers (463) 


Region 15:
Hard Drive (834) 
Kinetic (928) 
No Speed Limit (102) 
Obsessed K-9's (549) 
Revolution Flyball (461) 
Ruffin' It (946) 
Scallywags (751) 

Region 16:
Ballaholics (729) 
Bay Racers (481) 
Pacific Pups (904) 
Pawdemonium (255) 
Silver Streaks (411) 
SoCal Frequent Flyers (923) 

Region 18:
Alaska Dogs Gone Wild (695) 

Region 19:
Agents of Chaos (842) 
Bad Company (1014) 
LAUNCH (765) 

Region 20:
Crossing Borders (1028) 
DogZworth (452) 
Fly Ball Insanity (508) 
Paws on Fire (666) 

Region21:
Dog Gone Devils (682) 
Omaha Speedracers (299) 
On the Flipside (1062) 
Skidmarkz (532) 


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

Annie Taylor
 

Good Afternoon-
I still need plaque spelling confirmation from the following teams. 

Region 2:
Ballderdashers (63) 
Extreme Chaos (503)  Instant Replay (155)  K-9 Thunder (55)  On The Fly (318) 
Zoom! (912)

Region 3:
Brat Pack (213) 
Happy Hurdlers (30) 

Region 4:
BC Boomerangs (142) 
Harmony Flyball (975) 
Ruff Position (459)

Region 5:
Run Dogs Run (1044) 
Special  Fources (841) 
Texas Fast & Furrious (1024) 

Region 6:
Blazin' K9's (804) 
K9 Outlaws (971) 
Surf City Flyball (848) 

Region 7:
Cascade Comets (215) 

Region 8:
C.O.K.C. High Flyers (43) 
Fli Ballers (941) 
Good2Go Flyball (525) 
High Octane Flyball (1021) 
Holeshot Racers (734) 
KAOS (258) 

Region 9:
DogGoneFast (233) 
Elemental Speed (1000) 
Heads or Tails (814) 
Max Fast Flyball @ Charlotte (878) 

Region 1o:
F.A.M.E. (73) 
Fast 'n FURious (266) 
On My Go! (1002) 

Region 12:
Aftershock (853) 
Prairie Pirates (518) 
Ruffengers (680) 
Synergetic Surge (685) 

Region 13:
Tenacity (1040) 

Region 14:
Music City Road Dogs (578) 
North Alabama Box Rockers (924) 
Rocket City Racers (463) 

Region 15:
Kinetic (928) 
Obsessed K-9's (549) 
Ruffin' It (946) 
Scallywags (751) 

Region 20:
Crossing Borders (1028) 
Fly Ball Insanity (508) 
Paws on Fire (666) 

Region 21:
Dog Gone Devils (682) 
Omaha Speedracers (299) 



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

North American Flyball Association Elections!

Kim Davis
 

Nominations for the upcoming election for Clyde Moore Hall of Fame, Judge of the Year, and Regional MVP have now been released. Congratulations to all the nominees!

http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/nomination_report.php?FY=2017

The Board of Directors nominees and their bios are now available for review!

http://flyball.org/elect…/FY2018/FY2018-BOD-Nominations.html

Ballots should be distributed around December 1, 2017.

Candidate chats for the Board of Director nominees have been scheduled! Mark the dates so you can attend and 'talk' to the candidates. Instructions for accessing the chat application will be provided prior to the first scheduled chat date.

The dates are:
Saturday, November 25, 11 a.m., Monday, December 11, 8 p.m. and Saturday, December 16, 11 a.m.

Election results will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on January 27, 2018 at the Animal Inn Mid Winter Classic tournament in Minneapolis, MN.

Thank you,

NAFA


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Voting information for upcoming elections

Kim Davis
 

This year’s election will again be conducted electronically.  All voters must have a valid email address on file with NAFA to receive a ballot.  Voters include:  Club Owners, Regional Directors, Approved and Supervising Judges, and Board Members.  
Please see the current rulebook at http://www.flyball.org for the specific vote allocations.  There are no changes since last year's election.
If you wish to confirm your email address and number of votes you have two options:
1.  Go through the email verification process, as done in previous years.  The email you receive will also indicate how many votes you have earned for this election.
To do this go to http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/eballot_signup.php , input your name and email address.  Once you are found in the database, you’ll be sent a confirmation email.
-OR-
2.  Check your contact info and see your vote count by logging into your NAFA website account http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/public/public_login.php .  
You may already have an account if:
- you've performed a limited draw
- you're a judge who has checked their assignments
- you're a Club Owner who has signed up to order Multibreed plaques for your club members.
Once logged in, click on the 'My Election Info' link under the 'Election' subheading.
If you don't yet have an account and you'd like one please go here: http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/public/public_account_signup.php to sign up.
Any Issues or questions about the election?
If you have any issues or questions, please send an email to elections@....  If you need to update your email address, please send an email to CRN@....
Any contact information changes, or any questions about vote counts should be resolved by November 24, 2017.  
We hope to have ballots sent out December 1, 2017.  Voting will end January 22, 2018 and results will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on January 27, 2018.
Thank you!

Candidate Chat Saturday (11/25/1)!

Kim Davis
 

Our first of three candidate chats is scheduled for Saturday, November 25, 11 a.m. EST (this Saturday) .

http://www.nafaflyball.com/chat-cbox.html

NoteEveryone that wishes to participate must create a login (even if you created one last year).  Your login must be your first and last name with no spaces.  e.g.  JohnDoe.  See instructions at top of the page for private messaging the moderator with your questions.

Please visit the page prior to the chat to create a login and familiarize yourself with how the software works.  There are instructions at the top of the page.  The moderator will be online at 10:30 am EST if you need assistance, or if you'd like to try out private messaging before the chat begins.

Please note that Cbox only allows you to private message moderators or administrators (those with a star icon beside their name).   

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Election Committee at elections@....

Thank you!

 


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