GSCA 2018 National Specialty

October 8-14, 2018

www.gsca2018.com


Event Site: Purina Farms – 500 William Danforth Way, Gray Summit, MO 63039


ALL EVENTS OUTDOORS EXCEPT AGILITY. Obedience and Rally will be outdoors completely under cover.


NEW THIS YEAR! Barn Hunt and Dock Diving trials. GSCA Member Judges Education seminar.


Event Committee:

Show Chair: Bess Stanger – 614-725-8722, gsca2018events@gmail.com

OB/RAL Chair: Howard Postovit

Agility Chair: Kellie Verrelli

Barn Hunt Chair: Kim Demchak

Treasurer: Sheila Leitz

Reservations: Robin Henderson

Auction: Debbie Dayton

Judges Education: Steve Fox

Chief Ring Steward: Kathy DeShong


Tentative Schedule (subject to change):

October 8-9: Agility trials hosted by the ABdFC

October 10: 1st Regional and National Obedience & Rally trials

October 11: 2nd Regional Obedience & Rally trial, Judges Education, Members Judges Education, Barn Hunt and Welcome Dinner

October 12: 1st Regional Sweepstakes and Specialty Show, 1st Dock Diving trial and Barn Hunt October 13: National Sweepstakes and Specialty, 2nd Dock Diving trial and the Awards Banquet

October 14: 2nd Regional Specialty


Judges:

1st Regional:

OB/RAL: Diane Propst

Sweepstakes – TBD

Regular Classes - Mr. Harry (Butch) Schulman

National Specialty:

OB/RAL: Virginia Kinion

Sweepstakes – Ms. Abby Patrizio

Regular Classes – Ms. Olga Gagne

2nd Regional:

OB/RAL: Virginia Kinion

Regular Classes – Mr. Thomas Parrotti


Site Information:

RV Parking will cost $40/night

30 and 50 AMP service available

RV Parking will be available next to the Outdoor Show Ring ONLY (no parking at the Building will be allowed) beginning October 8th. New this year will be assigned RV spaces. Lot has 24-hour entry access.


If RV Parking is needed before October 8, please use one of the following campgrounds:

  • Pin Oak Creek, Villa Ridge, MO. 4 miles south of Purina Farms. 636-451-5656

  • KOA Campground, Eureka, MO. 10 miles east of Purina Farms. 636-257-3018

  • Jellystone Park Campground, Eureka, MO. 10 miles east of Purina Farms. 636-938-5925

  • Robertsville State Park, Robertsville, MO. 10 miles south of Purina Farms. 636-257-3788



Host Hotel:

Comfort Inn Pacific, MO

Block under “Giant Schnauzer Club of America”

$113/night for 2 queen beds (2 adults, $5 for each addition person)

Max of 2 dogs per room. $10/dog per night pet fee for short stays or $50 flat rate pet fee for longer stays.


Other hotel options (rates and pet fees cannot be confirmed):

Holiday Inn St. Louis West at Six Flags, Eureka, MO. 636-938-6661

America’s Best Inn at Six Flags, Eureka, MO. 636-549-3384

Super 8, Eureka, MO. 636-938-4368

Motel 6, Eureka, MO. 636-587-7000

Quality Inn, Pacific, MO. 636-257-8400

The Wildwood Hotel, Wildwood, MO. 636-733-9100

Super 8, Washington, MO. 636-390-0088

Best Western Plus, Washington, MO 636-390-8877


Banquet:

To be held Saturday night at Purina Farms in the Founders Room.

Cost will be $35 per person.

The menu will consist of 2 entrée choices: Hand Carved Roast Beef or Parmesan Encrusted Chicken Breast.

Entrees served with continental potatoes, fresh garden medley & sugar snap peas, assorted dinner rolls with butter and assorted pastries. There will also be a cash bar.



Fundraisers:


  • For every $25 donated to our Trophy Fund, you will receive one (1) ticket to win a Chris Christensen XTREME Force Dryer, valued at $390. Be sure to check out the donation spreadsheet on the website to see what’s available.



  • 2018/2019 GSCA Versatile Giants Calendar. $10 each, plus shipping if picking up before the National.


More fundraisers will be available closer to the National.


Online purchasing and forms available soon through our specialty website www.gsca2018.com



Grooming Reservation Form Click Here
Meal Reservation Form Click Here

Overview

Regional 1 Trophies
National Trophies
Regional 2 Trophies


Regional 1 Trophies

CLASS Amount Reservations
CONFORMATION

Best of Breed $100
Best of Opposite $100
Best of Winners $75
Select Dog $50
Select Bitch $50
Winners Dog $50
Reserve Winners Dog $40
Winners Bitch $50
Reserve Winners Bitch $40
National Owner-Handler Series $25
Best Junior Handler $25



REGULAR CLASSES - DOGS

Puppy 6-9 Months $30
Puppy 9-12 Months $30
Twelve to Eighteen Months $30
Novice $30
Amateur Owner-Handler $30
Bred-By-Exhibitor $30
American Bred $30
Open - Black $30
Open - Pepper/Salt $30



REGULAR CLASSES - BITCHES

Puppy 6-9 Months $30
Puppy 9-12 Months $30
Twelve to Eighteen Months $30
Novice $30
Amateur Owner-Handler $30
Bred-By-Exhibitor $30
American Bred $30
Open - Black $30
Open - Pepper/Salt $30






VETERAN SWEEPS

Best Veteran in Sweepstakes $50
BOS to Best Veteran in Sweepstakes $25
Veteran Dog - 7 yrs & under 9 yrs $20
Veteran Dog - 9 yrs & under 11 yrs $20
Veteran Dog - 11 yrs & older $20
Veteran Bitch - 7 yrs & under 9 yrs $20
Veteran Bitch - 9 yrs & under 11 yrs $20
Veteran Bitch - 11 yrs & older $20



PUPPY SWEEPS

Best Puppy in Sweepstakes $50
BOS to Best Puppy in Sweepstakes $50
Puppy Dog - 4 to 6 Months $20
Puppy Dog - 6 to 9 Months $20
Puppy Dog - 9 to 12 Months $20
Puppy Dog - 12 to 18 Months $20
Puppy Bitch - 4 to 6 Months $20
Puppy Bitch - 6 to 9 Months $20
Puppy Bitch - 9 to 12 Months $20
Puppy Bitch - 12 to 18 Months $20



OBEDIENCE

High in Trial $100
High Combined - Open B & Utility $75
Novice A $25
Novice B $25
Open A $25
Open B $25
Utility A $25
Utility B $25



OPTIONAL OBEDIENCE

Beginner Novice A $25
Beginner Novice B $25
Graduate Novice $25
Graduate Open $25
Preferred Novice $25
Preferred Open $25
Preferred Utility $25
Versatility $25
Veteran 7+ $25



RALLY

High Combined in Adv B & Exc B $50
Novice A $25
Novice B $25
Advanced A $25
Advanced B $25
Excellent A $25
Excellent B $25

National Trophies

CLASS Amount Reservations
CONFORMATION

Best of Breed $150 Mary Hayes
Best of Opposite $125
Best of Winners $125
Select Dog $75
Select Bitch $75
Winners Dog $75
Reserve Winners Dog $60
Winners Bitch $75
Reserve Winners Bitch $60
National Owner-Handler Series $45
Best Junior Handler $45



REGULAR CLASSES - DOGS

Puppy 6-9 Months $35
Puppy 9-12 Months $35
Twelve to Eighteen Months $35
Novice $35
Amateur Owner-Handler $35
Bred-By-Exhibitor $35
American Bred $35
Open - Black $35
Open - Pepper/Salt $35



REGULAR CLASSES - BITCHES

Puppy 6-9 Months $35
Puppy 9-12 Months $35
Twelve to Eighteen Months $35
Novice $35
Amateur Owner-Handler $35
Bred-By-Exhibitor $35
American Bred $35
Open - Black $35
Open - Pepper/Salt $35



NON-REGULAR CLASSES

Working Dog $35
Veteran Dog 7 Years & Older $35
Stud Dog $35
Working Bitch $35
Veteran Bitch 7 Years & Older $35
Brood Bitch $35
Brace $35



VETERAN SWEEPS

Best Veteran in Sweepstakes $75
BOS to Best Veteran in Sweepstakes $50
Veteran Dog - 7 yrs & under 9 yrs $30
Veteran Dog - 9 yrs & under 11 yrs $30
Veteran Dog - 11 yrs & older $30
Veteran Bitch - 7 yrs & under 9 yrs $30
Veteran Bitch - 9 yrs & under 11 yrs $30
Veteran Bitch - 11 yrs & older $30



PUPPY SWEEPS

Best Puppy in Sweepstakes $75
BOS to Best Puppy in Sweepstakes $50
Puppy Dog - 4 to 6 Months $30
Puppy Dog - 6 to 9 Months $30
Puppy Dog - 9 to 12 Months $30
Puppy Dog - 12 to 18 Months $30
Puppy Bitch - 4 to 6 Months $30
Puppy Bitch - 6 to 9 Months $30
Puppy Bitch - 9 to 12 Months $30
Puppy Bitch - 12 to 18 Months $30



OBEDIENCE

High in Trial $125
High Combined - Open B & Utility $50
Novice A $20
Novice B $20
Open A $20
Open B $20
Utility A $20
Utility B $20



OPTIONAL OBEDIENCE

Beginner Novice A $20
Beginner Novice B $20
Graduate Novice $20
Graduate Open $20
Preferred Novice $20
Preferred Open $20
Preferred Utility $20
Versatility $20
Veteran 7+ $20



RALLY

High Combined in Adv B & Exc B $50
Novice A $20
Novice B $20
Advanced A $20
Advanced B $20
Excellent A $20
Excellent B $20

Regional 2 Trophies

CLASS Amount Reservations
CONFORMATION

Best of Breed $100
Best of Opposite $100
Best of Winners $75
Select Dog $50
Select Bitch $50
Winners Dog $50
Reserve Winners Dog $40
Winners Bitch $50
Reserve Winners Bitch $40
National Owner-Handler Series $25
Best Junior Handler $25



REGULAR CLASSES - DOGS

Puppy 6-9 Months $25
Puppy 9-12 Months $25
Twelve to Eighteen Months $25
Novice $25
Amateur Owner-Handler $25
Bred-By-Exhibitor $25
American Bred $25
Open - Black $25
Open - Pepper/Salt $25



REGULAR CLASSES - BITCHES

Puppy 6-9 Months $25
Puppy 9-12 Months $25
Twelve to Eighteen Months $25
Novice $25
Amateur Owner-Handler $25
Bred-By-Exhibitor $25
American Bred $25
Open - Black $25
Open - Pepper/Salt $25



NON-REGULAR CLASSES

Working Dog $25
Veteran Dog 7 Years & Older $25
Stud Dog $25
Working Bitch $25
Veteran Bitch 7 Years & Older $25
Brood Bitch $25
Brace $25