Posted Date: September 20, 2004
Grand Prix and Performance Grand Prix Results
The weather was beautiful as the competitors gathered to test their skills on judge Cherie Whittenberg's Grand Prix courses.
The 12" height class had 56 seconds to complete the course measured at 167 yards. Just 3 dogs tackled the course.
First Place: E. Martin & PWC Zoe - 38.02 secs, 0 faults Second Place: D. Pike & JRT Maybie -39.67 secs, 5 faults.
Eleven 16" dogs competed in round 2 with a SCT of 51 seconds on the 169-yard course.
First Place: K. Clarkson & SS Puppy - 34.74 secs, 0 faults
Second Place: C. Frank & JRT, Boggie - 36.63 secs, 0 faults
Third Place: M. Vihonsky & SS Riker - 36.85 secs, 0 faults
Other Semifinalists included: C. Frank & MS Kimie; B. Matthews-Bradshaw & MT Dixie; D. Kubichko & AUS Tess.
In the 22" height class, 20 competitors tackled the 174 yard course with an SCT of 47 seconds.
First Place: D. Pike & BC Bang - 30.54 secs, 0 faults
Second Place: D. Rohaus & BC Cap - 31.72 secs, 0 faults
Third Place: R. Carter & BC Scout - 31.78 secs, 0 faults
Other Semifnialists included: D. Thompson & BC Ollie, N. Schramm & BC Didi, D. Rohaus & BC Katie, A. Johnson & BC Parti, E. Paffrath & BC Spryte, and S. Wilkes & AUS Madison.
The SCT was the same for the 26" height class with 9 competitors.
First Place: J. Lolich-Dietz & BC Gator - 32.78 secs, 0 faults
Second Place: P. Hope & BC Cloud 9 - 33.20 secs, 0 faults
Third Place: S. Wilkes & AUS Maci - 35.73 secs, 0 fauls
Other Semifinalists included: K. Desvigne & GR Player and K. Garver & LAB Preacher.
In the Performance Grand Prix, competitors had 3 more seconds in each jump height. There were no 8" height class competitors.
12" Height Class (2 competing):
First Place: P. Vermeer & SS Jedi - 40.32 secs, 0 faults
16" Height Class (3 competing):
First Place: E. Paffrath & AA Scout - 49.67 secs, 0 faults
Second Place: D. Bommarito & BC Lacey - 39.16 secs, 5 faults
22" Height Class (1 competing):
First Place: L. Elkins & BC Dakota - 39.78 secs, 0 faults
Congratulations to these finalists and semfinalists. We look forward to seeing everyone in Scottsdale in November.
Results from Steeplechase and Team will be available through Subscriber Services in the near future.