Date   
NAFA Candidate Chat #2

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

The second Candidate Chat is scheduled for Monday November 18, 2013, 9 pm EST. Be sure to login at http://flyballinfo.com and join the candidates!

 

View nominees for Executive Director and Board of Directors. See the Clyde Moore Hall of Fame, Regional MVPs and Judge of the Year nominees!

 

Ground Rules for NAFA Leadership Chats:

This is a community chat. Everyone is welcome.

If you want to post a question or comment, please use your first and last name on your log in so folks will know who you are.

This is a moderated chat. Please address your comments to the moderator, who is tasked with grouping topics to keep things on track.

Be courteous – no profanity or defamatory personal attacks.

Posts that violate these rules will be deleted and the poster may be blocked

 

 

 

 

 

NAFA Ballots

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Just a reminder that ballots were distributed via email on 12/2/13 (Monday).  If you haven't received your ballot, please send an email to elections@... so we can figure out the issue and get it resent.  Ballots are sent to eligible voters, which include: club owners, regional directors, approved and supervising judges, and board members.

 

Voting will end January 16, 2014 and results will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on January 18, 2014 in Denver, CO.

 

Thank you!

 

 

NAFA Ballots!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Voting will close midnight central time zone in 41 days, on Thursday, January 16.  If you have not received your ballot or you have any difficulty accessing, please contact elections@... as soon as possible for help in resolving the issue.

Ballots were distributed via email to qualified voters (RDs, club owners, approved & supervising judges, ED, and BoD members).

Results will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on January 18, 2014 held in conjunction with the RUFF flyball tournament in Denver, Colorado.

 

Thank you!

 

 

 

 

Third and Final Candidate Chat - tonite at 9 P.M. EST!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Be sure to tune into http://flyball.info tonite and join the NAFA Candidates in their last chat before voting closes!

 

View nominees for Executive Director and Board of Directors at http://www.flyball.org/elections/FY2013/2013BOD-EDNominations.html.

 

See the Clyde Moore Hall of Fame, Regional MVPs and Judge of the Year nominees at http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/nomination_report.php?FY=2013!

 

Ground Rules for NAFA Leadership Chats:

 

This is a community chat. Everyone is welcome.

If you want to post a question or comment, please use your first and last name on your log in so folks will know who you are.

This is a moderated chat. Please address your comments to the moderator, who is tasked with grouping topics to keep things on track.

Be courteous – no profanity or defamatory personal attacks.

Posts that violate these rules will be deleted and the poster may be blocked.

 

Re: Third and Final Candidate Chat - tonite at 9 P.M. EST!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Cut and paste error!

Please go to http://flyballinfo.com for the chat!

Thanks!!

On Dec 20, 2013, at 13:14, "Kim Davis" <Kim.Davis@...<mailto:Kim.Davis@...>> wrote:

Be sure to tune into http://flyball.info tonite and join the NAFA Candidates in their last chat before voting closes!


View nominees for Executive Director and Board of Directors at http://www.flyball.org/elections/FY2013/2013BOD-EDNominations.html.



See the Clyde Moore Hall of Fame, Regional MVPs and Judge of the Year nominees at http://www.nafaflyball.com/database/nomination_report.php?FY=2013!



Ground Rules for NAFA Leadership Chats:



This is a community chat. Everyone is welcome.

If you want to post a question or comment, please use your first and last name on your log in so folks will know who you are.

This is a moderated chat. Please address your comments to the moderator, who is tasked with grouping topics to keep things on track.

Be courteous – no profanity or defamatory personal attacks.

Posts that violate these rules will be deleted and the poster may be blocked.

Farewell 2013! But there's still time to vote if you haven't already!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

As 2013 comes to a close, we’d like to remind you that voting in the NAFA elections will close midnight central time zone in 16 days, on Thursday, January 16. 

 

If you have not received your ballot or you have any difficulty accessing, please contact elections@... as soon as possible for help in resolving the issue.

 

Ballots were distributed via email to qualified voters (RDs, club owners, approved & supervising judges, ED, and BoD members). To check voting eligibility, please see page 56 of the NAFA Rulebook, under Bylaws, Article VII, section 2.

 

Results will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on January 18, 2014 held in conjunction with the RUFF flyball tournament in Denver, Colorado.

 

Thank you!

 

 

Voting closes Midnight CST, Thursday, January 16th!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Just a FEW more days to get those votes in! Voting in the NAFA elections will close at Midnight central time zone on Thursday, January 16. 

 

If you have not received your ballot or you have any difficulty accessing, please contact elections@... as soon as possible for help in resolving the issue.

 

Ballots were distributed via email to qualified voters (RDs, club owners, approved & supervising judges, ED, and BoD members). To check voting eligibility, please see page 56 of the NAFA Rulebook, under Bylaws, Article VII, Section 2.

 

Results will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on January 18, 2014 held in conjunction with the RUFF flyball tournament in Denver, Colorado.

 

Thank you!

 

 

January 17th Board of Directors Meeting Agenda is posted, including recommendations from the Rules Committee.

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

The agenda for the January 17th Board of Directors meeting, including recommendations from the Rules Committee, is now available on the NAFA website.

 

http://www.flyball.org/minutes/agenda_with_rules_recommendations_20140117.pdf

 

Thank you.

 

Re: January 17th Board of Directors Meeting Agenda is posted, including recommendations from the Rules Committee.

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Addendum:

 

Please send any comments regarding the rules recommendations to rules@....

 

Thank you.

 

From: Kim Davis
Sent: Monday, January 13, 2014 2:08 PM
To: NAFANews@...
Subject: January 17th Board of Directors Meeting Agenda is posted, including recommendations from the Rules Committee.

 

The agenda for the January 17th Board of Directors meeting, including recommendations from the Rules Committee, is now available on the NAFA website.

 

http://www.flyball.org/minutes/agenda_with_rules_recommendations_20140117.pdf

 

Thank you.

 

Change in NAFA recording fees

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

The NAFA board has approved a 20% increase in recording fees for NAFA events starting on or after March 1, 2014.

 

Previously sanctioned tournaments affected by this change can alter their sanctioning to adjust the entry fees.

 

Thank you.

 

 

Plaque Spellings needed Region 1-11

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Please note the following from Annie! Please reply to taylorandrea@... 

 

 

Good Morning - I need one member of the following teams to contact me to verify spelling of dog's and handler's names.

 

Happy Racing! 

Annie 

 

Region 1: 

Ballistics (108)

Canine Express (10)

 

F^2 (930) 

 

Front Runners (1)

 

Fur in a Blur (681)

 

Fuzzy Lightning (60)

Mighty Mutts (464)

Momentum (928)

Paws-a-tive Attitude (15)

 

Pedal Pushers (25)

Rockin Flyball Gang (596)

SWAT "Speed With AttiTude" (633) 

Wooferines (455)

 

Region 2: 

ACME Flyball Company (504)

Extreme Chaos (503)

On The Fly (318)

Some Ruff Competition (46)

 

Instant Replay (155)

Rocket Relay (164)

Spring Loaded (490)

 

Region 3: 

Animal Inn (2)

Balls Out (400)

Happy Hurdlers (30)

E-Z-Goin' (822)

Sirius Chaos (859)

SuperNova (808)

Region 4:

Outrun (899)

Ruff Position (459)

 

Harmony Flyball (975)

High Fives (327)

Mostly Harmless (937)

 

 Region 5: 

Alamo Racing Canines (343)

Barkworthy (885) 

Dogz Rule! (670)

Flat Out Flyers (507)

Hot Rod Hounds (536)

K-9 Kommotion (89)

Lone Star Ruffnecks (406) 

Top Dog Racers (180)

Texas Heat (338)

Texas Twisters (642)

Region 6: 

Zip Wag Zoom (936)

Region 7:

Cascade Comets (215)

Dogwood Pacesetters (42)

Fierce Flyers Flyball Club (932)

 

Puget Hounds (274)

Run Free (801)

Jet City Jumpers (219)

Kings (112)

Seattles Best Canines (381)

Stumptown Racers (903)

The Flying Squad (575)

Total Anarchy (418)

 

Unorthodogs (761)

Region 8:

BLUR (516)

Can-Do Agility Team (52)

Holeshot Racers (734)

 

Diamonds in the Ruff (470)

Flyball N~R~G (674)

 

Inner Drive K-9 Sports (553)

Prairie P.D.Q. Dogsports (133)

Region 9: 

Beltway Bandits (293)

Blockade Runners (198) 

Blue Ridge Blast (898)

DogGoneFast (233)

First In Flight (223)

Fur Fun (171)

Go Dog Go (493)

Hairier Jump Jets (163)

New River Express (226)

New River Rapids (805)

On Your Bark (606) 

 

K-9 Kamikazes (357)

Psychedelic Blur (398)

 

Region 10:

F.A.M.E. (73)

Fast 'n FURious (266)

Paws On Deck (601)

 

Maple Leaps (533) 

 
Region 11:

All Revd Up (901)

Dogs Of Anarchy (830)

 

Ketch This (279)

Tampa Bay Barkaneers (741)

 

Barkaholics (883)

Florida Flash Flyball (840)

Ketch This (279)

Organized Crime (962)

 

Andrea L. "Annie" Taylor

North American Flyball Association, Inc. (R) Awards and Scoring
Ruckus Border/Border FG50K, TFFC
Fuller's Mesquite Moxie "Moxie Princess" BC FMX, TFFC
Tattle   Evil  Baby BS TFII
Stormfront's Advanced Warning "Siren"   Superstar puppy
And my Angels Thoroughly enjoying life at the bridge
Stormfront's Too Cool For You ! "Ice"  aka - Piggy FDCH-S, TF-III
Was taken far to soon by Lymphoma 11/27/09~1/13/12
OT's Unbridled Twitch  "Twitterpate" FM, TFFC
Taken Far too Soon by Bone Marrow Cancer
 5/24/2008 ~5/29/13
Lacey Jane BC FG40K, TFPI (Best Black, White, Brown Dog Ever!)
Liver and Heart Failure     8/4/2000~ 6/3/2013

 

 

 

 

Plaque Spellings needed Region 12-21

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Please note the following from Annie! Please reply to taylorandrea@...

 

 

Good Morning - I need one member of each team to contact me to confirm spelling of dog's and handler's names.

 

Happy Racing- 

Annie 

Region 12: 

Northern Power Paws (475)

Redline Dogsports (684)

 

Prairie Pirates (518) 

 

Ruffengers (680)

Synergetic Surge (685)

Tailwind Flyball Club (542)

 

Region 13: 

2 Fast Fur U (763) 

A.R.F.F. (308)

Canine Mutiny (780)

Fast Attack (309)

Fetch 'n Fly (287)

Flyball MAINEiacs (639)

Infurno (766)

Jump Masters (336)

Ruff Enuff (500)

Long Island Road Rage (676)

Maine Coast Runners (355)

Weston Whirlwinds (382)

 

Region 14: 

Beach Rovers (829) 

Birmingham Bandits (335)

Chattanooga Chomp (634)

Dixie Flyers (906)

Double Dog Dare (583)

Music City Road Dogs (578)

North Alabama Box Rockers (924)

Punch Drunk (760) 

Queen City Road Runners (798)

Region 15: 

4 Dog Night (526)

C.I.A. (594)

Capital Flyers (80)

Corporal Punishment (535)

Dogtown (911) 

FBI (297)

Flash Point (650)

Happily Evfur After (797)

No Speed Limit (102)

Release The Hounds (559)

Revolution Flyball (461)

Scallywags (751)

TGIF (768)

Two-Lane Highway (558)

Underdogs Flyball (988)

United We Fly (588)

 
Region 16: 

Bark in the Park (16)

Heat Wave (471)

INXS (557)

Marin Running Riot (738)

Pacific Pups (904)

Pawdemonium (255)

RF Revolution (705)

Run Amuck (363)

SoCal Frequent Flyers (923)

Surf City Flyball (848)

Region 18:

Glacier Shakers (894)

Pawsitive Synergy (910)

Region 19:

Agents of Chaos (842) 

Denver Speed Demons (810)

High Desert Sundogs (675)

LAUNCH (765)

Sandia EnchantMutts (960)


Region 20:

DogZworth (452)

Paws on Fire (666)

Ready Set Go (755)

Hot Diggity Dogs (345) 

 Region 21: 

Ball Driven Bandits (690)

Omaha Speedracers (299)

 

Skidmarkz (532)
 

 

 

Andrea L. "Annie" Taylor
North American Flyball Association, Inc. (R) Awards and Scoring
Ruckus Border/Border FG50K, TFFC
Fuller's Mesquite Moxie "Moxie Princess" BC FMX, TFFC
Tattle   Evil  Baby BS TFII
Stormfront's Advanced Warning "Siren"   Superstar puppy
And my Angels Thoroughly enjoying life at the bridge
Stormfront's Too Cool For You ! "Ice"  aka - Piggy FDCH-S, TF-III
Was taken far to soon by Lymphoma 11/27/09~1/13/12
OT's Unbridled Twitch  "Twitterpate" FM, TFFC
Taken Far too Soon by Bone Marrow Cancer
 5/24/2008 ~5/29/13
Lacey Jane BC FG40K, TFPI (Best Black, White, Brown Dog Ever!)
Liver and Heart Failure     8/4/2000~ 6/3/2013



 

Please respond to alynnta@aol.com or taylorandrea@centurylink.net -- Plaque spelling confirmations still needed from the following teams:

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

From: ANDREA TAYLOR Owner <taylorandrea@...>
To:; alynnta <alynnta@...>
Sent: Fri, Jan 24, 2014 11:34 am
Subject: Plaque spelling confirmations still needed from the following teams:

Good Morning-  

I am still in need of plaque spelling confirmation from the following teams: 

Region 1:

Ballistics (108)

Front Runners (1)

Fur in a Blur (681)

 

F^2 (930) 

 

Momentum (928)

Paws-a-tive Attitude (15)


Region2:

Momentum (928)

Paws-a-tive Attitude (15)

 

Instant Replay (155) 

 

Spring Loaded (490)

Zoom! (912)

 

Region 3:

Sirius Chaos 

 

Region 5:

Dogz Rule! (670) 

 

Barkworthy (885) 

 

Region 7:

Puget Hounds (274) 

Jet City Jumpers (219)

Stumptown Racers (903)

Kings( 112)

Region 8: 

BLUR (516)

Inner Drive K-9 Sports (553)

Region 9:

K-9 Kamikazes (357)

Region 11:

Dogs Of Anarchy (830)

Ketch This (279)

Tampa Bay Barkaneers (741)

 

Barkaholics (883)

Organized Crime (962) 

 

 Region 12: 

Ruffengers (680)

Synergetic Surge (685)

Tailwind Flyball Club (542)

 Region 13: 

Fetch 'n Fly (287)

Flyball MAINEiacs (639)

Infurno (766)

Region 14: 

Chattanooga Chomp (634)

North Alabama Box Rockers (924)

Queen City Road Runners (798)

Beach Rovers (829) 

 
Region 15: 

C.I.A. (594) 

 

Corporal Punishment (535) 

 

Release The Hounds (559)

Revolution Flyball (461)

Scallywags (751)

TGIF (768)

 

United We Fly (588) 

 

Region 16: 

Pacific Pups (904)

Pawdemonium (255)

Run Amuck (363) 

 

Surf City Flyball (848) 

 

Region 18: 

Glacier Shakers (894) 

 

Region 19: 

Denver Speed Demons (810)

Region 21:

Ball Driven Bandits (690) 

 

 

Andrea L. "Annie" Taylor
North American Flyball Association, Inc. (R) Awards and Scoring
Ruckus Border/Border FG50K, TFFC
Fuller's Mesquite Moxie "Moxie Princess" BC FMX, TFFC
Tattle   Evil  Baby BS TFII
Stormfront's Advanced Warning "Siren"   Superstar puppy
And my Angels Thoroughly enjoying life at the bridge
Stormfront's Too Cool For You ! "Ice"  aka - Piggy FDCH-S, TF-III
Was taken far to soon by Lymphoma 11/27/09~1/13/12
OT's Unbridled Twitch  "Twitterpate" FM, TFFC
Taken Far too Soon by Bone Marrow Cancer
 5/24/2008 ~5/29/13
Lacey Jane BC FG40K, TFPI (Best Black, White, Brown Dog Ever!)
Liver and Heart Failure     8/4/2000~ 6/3/2013

 

 

 

 

www.flyball.org

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

NAFA’s website, www.flyball.org, is having technical difficulties due to an issue at the hosting company.

 

We hope to have it resolved soon.

 

Thank you.

 

 

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Kim Davis

North American Flyball Association, Inc.®

kim.davis@...

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Re: www.flyball.org

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

www.flyball.org is now back online!

 

Thank you.

 

 

From: Kim Davis
Sent: Monday, February 10, 2014 11:44 AM
To: NAFANews@...
Subject: www.flyball.org

 

NAFA’s website, www.flyball.org, is having technical difficulties due to an issue at the hosting company.

 

We hope to have it resolved soon.

 

Thank you.

 

 

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Kim Davis

North American Flyball Association, Inc.®

kim.davis@...

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NAFAScore now available!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

NAFAScore is a new free scoring program provided by NAFA as a replacement for FBScore.  

 

Check out the tournament scoring page at http://www.flyball.org/tourn_score.html for further details and a link to the new program.

 

Questions regarding NAFAScore should be directed to database@....

 

Thank you!

 

 

Plaques spellings needed

Annie Taylor
 

Hi Everyone-   I need one member of each  of the following teams to contact me to confirm plaque spellings.  

Happy Racing and congratulations to all!  

Annie 

REgion 2: 
Extreme Chaos (503)
Pretty Darn Quick (854)
Spring Loaded (490)
Red Rockets(628)

Region 3: 
Animal Inn (2)
Happy Hurdlers (30)
High Velocity (574)
Makin' Trax (36)
Stack Attack (817)

Region 4: 
Canine Dirt Diggers (85)
Outrun (899) 
Ulti-Mutts (377)

Region 5:  
Alamo Racing Canines
Barkworthy (885)
Canines in Action (375)
Sirius Canines (963)
Texas Heat (338)
Top Dog Dallas (970)

Region 6:
Phoenix Hot Pawsuit (793)
Iron Dog Flyer's (795) 

Region 8:
Wild (858)
Holeshot Racers (734)
Inner Drive K-9 Sports (553)

Region 9:
Beltway Bandits (293)
Blue Ridge Blast (898)
DogGoneFast (233) 
New River Rapids (805)
Pawmetto Pack (480)
Psychedelic Blur (398)
 
Region 11: 
Barkaholics (883)
Ketch This (279)

 Region 12: 
Ruffengers (680)

Region 13:
Fast Attack (309) 
Infurno (766)
Weston Whirlwinds (382)

Region 14:
Chattanooga Chomp (634) 
 
Region 15: 
Bone Crushers (902)
Jet Set (314)
No Speed Limit (102)

Region 16: 
INXS (557)
Marin Running Riot (738)
Pacific Pups (904)
RF Revolution (705)
SoCal Frequent Flyers (923)
Surf City Flyball (848)
Bark In The Park (16)

 

Andrea L. "Annie" Taylor
North American Flyball Association, Inc. (R) Awards and Scoring
Ruckus Border/Border FG50K, TFFC-I
Fuller's Mesquite Moxie "Moxie Princess" BC FMCH, TFFC-II
Tattle   Evil~Rotten  BS FDCH-G, TFE-I
Stormfront's Advanced Warning "Siren" Superstar puppy
And my Angels Thoroughly enjoying life at the bridge
Stormfront's Too Cool For You ! "Ice"  aka - Piggy FDCH-S, TF-III 
Was taken far to soon by Lymphoma 11/27/09~1/13/12
OT's Unbridled Twitch  "Twitterpate" FM, TFFC
Taken Far too Soon by Bone Marrow Cancer  5/24/2008 ~5/29/13
Lacey Jane BC FG40K, TFPI (Best Black, White, Brown Dog Ever!) 
Liver and Heart Failure     8/4/2000~ 6/3/2013

New NAFA Regular World Record!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

Congratulations to Spring Loaded on their new NAFA® Regular World Record of 14.657 on May 25, 2014 at the Memorial Rock & Run Flyball tournament in Cleveland, OH.

 

Lineup:

Wendell, Mix, owned by Kelly Price & Greg Stopay. Handled by Kelly Price.

Butters, Whippet, owned by Kelly Price & Greg Stopay. Handled by Greg Stopay.

Rory, 9" Mix, owned by Linda Sell. Handled by Nate Wilkowski.

Guinness, Whippet, owned by Angie & Lee Heighton. Handled by Lee Heighton.

Boxloader, Linda Sell.

Coach, Angie Heighton.

 

Check out the details and video at http://flyball.org/stats_WR.html

 

Congratulations to all!

 

 

 

 

Less than 140 days till CanAm 2014!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

We are looking for volunteers to help fill the 7 rings worth of Line/Box Judge chairs on a full time basis for one, two or possibly all 3 days.  As in the past we will again be offering a stipend for all full time volunteers to help with hotel, food and travel expenses, as well being eligible for numerous drawings throughout the weekend.

This year we are also making this offer of a stipend available to Clubs, Combination of various Clubs such as we had from a couple regions last year, or Groups of Individuals that will take responsibility for one or more chairs on a full time basis for a single day or for multiple days.

In addition, we always welcome those individuals that would like to come up throughout the day to help give our full time volunteers time for a break.

If you are interested in joining the list as a full time volunteer, whether for one, two or all three days, or would like to be included as a part time volunteer, please contact Dirk Elber at dirk.elber@....

Thank you!

 

Summer is upon us and the 2014 NAFA CanAm Classic closing date is looming!

Kim Davis <kim.davis@...>
 

That’s right folks! The 2014 NAFA CanAm Classic is open for entries!

 

Be sure to get your entries in by August 25th and join us for the largest Flyball tournament in the world on October 17th, 18th & 19th 2014!

 

Expect to see record setting races, Flyball clubs from all over the country, great vendors and lots of great Flyball people!

 

Visit http://www.nafacanam.com/index.htm for everything you need to know about the handy online entry form, hotel accommodations, and well, just EVERYTHING CanAm related!

Don't forget that when you enter your teams for CanAm you get to choose your crating area! Well, what are you waiting for??

For your convenience here is a direct link to the tournament online entry form:

http://www.flyball.org/canam/registration.php


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!

As always, this event cannot run without you! Check out the volunteer page to see how you and your club can help to make this event a success!

 

Visit http://www.nafacanam.com/volunteers.html for more information on how you can help.

Want to memorialize your first Flyball dog, your club or a team mate? You can order a plate for one our NAFA Honor Boards that are displayed at CanAm. The deadline to be displayed at the 2014 NAFA CanAm Classic is August 25th.

 

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


See you all in October!