Giant Schnauzer Club of America, Inc
(member of the American Kennel Club)


National & Southern Regional Specialties

October 26,27,28 2020

Florida Classic Park, Inc.
5360 Lockhart Rd., Brooksville, FL 34602

floridaclassicpark.com



FROM THE EAST OR WEST :S.R. 50/98 to Lockhart Rd. to Site

FROM THE NORTH OR SOUTH: (exit 301) I-75 to S.R. 50/98 West Approximately 1 Mile to Lockhart Rd. South to Site

https://www.mapquest.com/us/fl/brooksville/34602-7411/5360-lockhart-rd-28.513317,-82.253300



2019 GSCA National Specialty




NATIONAL SPECIALTY BREED: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27

SOUTHERN REGIONAL BREED & SWEEPSTAKES; WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28


NATIONAL SWEEPSTAKES, MONDAY, OCTOBER 26

NATIONAL OBEDIENCE TRIAL & RALLY TRIAL, MONDAY, OCTOBER 26

NATIONAL JR SHOWMANSHIP, MONDAY, OCTOBER 26


ALL EVENTS WILL BE HELD OUTDOORS WITH GROOMING AVAILABLE UNDER AN OPEN AIR PAVILION





SHOW SUPERINTENDENT: MB-F, INC.

infodog.com 336.379.9352 PO Box2 2107, Greensboro NC 27420-2107


The Premium List will be available on the MB-F website at a later date. Closing Date: October 7


Entry Fees :


Conformation (each show)

First entry of dog $35

Additional entry $20

Brace (for both dogs) $20

(each dog must be entered in another class)

Jr. Showmanship $25

Sweepstakes $25

Parade of Titleholders $25


Obedience (each trial)

First entry of dog $35

Each additional entry $20

Brace (for both dogs) $35


Rally (each trial)

First entry of dog $35

Each additional entry $20






2020 GSCA NATIONAL SPECIALTY EVENT SCHEDULE AND GENERAL INFO

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


Sunday October 25

12 PM- Grounds open for RV Parking, Grooming setup, sign in and Welcome Bag pickup

5 PM- Annual GSCA Board Meeting- location TBD

6 PM- Meet and Greet Pizza Party at show site- all are welcome!


Monday October 26

7-9 AM- On site breakfast

8 AM- Obedience and Rally- Judge, Ms. Louann Currey

9 AM- Silent Auction begins

12 PM- National Sweepstakes- Judge, Ms. Janine Starink

5 PM- Annual Membership Meeting w/ snacks, beer and wine

Evening free for grooming and dinner on your own.


Tuesday October. 27 - NATIONAL SPECIALTY- Judge, Mr. Robert Fox

7-9 AM- On site breakfast.

10 AM- Judging begins

12-12:45 PM- Lunch Break - Box lunches available by preorder

1:00 PM- Judging resumes

6 PM- Awards Banquet /Auction Papa Joes Italian Restaurant $40.00

6 PM- Cash Bar 7 pm- Buffet served

Open to all exhibitors and fanciers


Wednesday Oct. 28  SOUTHERN REGIONAL SPECIALTY - Judge, Mrs. Vicki Seiler-Cushman

7-9 AM- On site breakfast

8:30 AM- Judging begins- Sweeps and Regular Classes Sweeps- Mrs. Sydney Good

12:30 pm- Lunch with pre ordered box lunches


Conclusion of National Specialty Week: For those staying thru Wednesday night, an after show site cleanup will begin (volunteers requested) A Pasta Party will be held after at the home of Bear Creek Giant Schnauzers (Vicki Kallett). Located only 2 miles from the show site.

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DONATIONS & TROPHY SPONSORSHIPS- The Giant Schnauzer Club of America appreciates all donations and trophy sponsorships. Your continued support is the key to the 2020 National Specialtys success. General donations may be made by credit card at the 2020National Store https://squareup.com/store/gsca-national by check made out to GSCA and mailed to Brenda Cejka, 902 Harvey Dr., Pinehurst TX 77362.


Sponsorship of a specific trophy guarantees the donor an exclusive sponsorship of that class including the dedication of their choice. To assure availability of a specific trophy contact Brenda Cejka at bcejka@sbcglobal.net or 281.356.3378. All Individual sponsorships will be commemorated with a dedication of choice in the Show Catalog if provided to Brenda by September 6, 2020. You will receive an invoice for your sponsorships with information to pay with your credit card at the 2020 National Store or you may mail a check to Brenda. Funds to be used for general show expenses as well as trophies.


AUCTION DONATIONS- Do you have any Giant Schnauzer memorabilia that you are looking to find a good home for? What about general dog related items? Or maybe you would like to represent your state at this years National with a donation of a State Basket ? We welcome all items! Please contact Beverly Murray at 2020gscanatlspltycomm@gmail.com or954.290.5428 for details and information concerning the auctions and Dot Izmirlian at dotizm@comcast.net for State Baskets.

SPECIALTY MERCHANDISE Please go to the GSCA National Specialty Store web site https://squareup.com/store/gsca-national for Specialty merchandise ordering information.


ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET RESERVATIONS - The Annual Awards Banquet, Silent Auction and Live Auction will be held at Papa Joes Italian Restaurant . Return the order form available in the Premium List by October 7 order online at GSCA National Specialty Store https://squareup.com/store/gsca-national



PRE-ORDERED LUNCH ORDERS- Opportunity to have lunch delivered to the site . Return the order form available in the Premium List by October 7



PARADE OF TITLEHOLDERS - Open to Giant Schnauzers with an AKC title to follow Breed judging. Indicate Parade of Title Holder/Giant Schnauzer on the entry form. Entry Fee is $25. Exhibitor must send full name and all AKC titles of entered dog to assure time for Rosette production by August 31st to Laurie Mason at mikey@rkymtnhi.com

A SAR and Scent Work Seminar will be presented by Andrea Fergerson, Sharon Burns, and Natalie Duberow on Monday, October 26- time to be determined. Learn about getting started in SAR and AKC Scent Work! Suitable for beginners to experienced teams. Sharon will discuss Search and Rescue, Natalie will conduct an introduction to odor for participants, and Andrea will introduce handlers to the rules and regulations of competitive AKC Scent Work. Preregistration is required for working spots, audit spots are unlimited.





HOST HOTELS .

Microtel Inn & Suites

6298 Nature Coast Blvd

Brooksville, FL 34602

352-796-9025

Rooms with 2 queen beds $99.00 plus $50 flat pet fee. Suites available 1 queen bed and queen size pull out couch. Frig and microwave $109.00 plus $50.00 flat pet fee. Plastic sheeting provided to place under dog crates . This hotel has in house bar open from 2pm to 2am Great dog walk areas and walking distance to Burger King. Within one mile gas stations, grocery stores. Restaurants such as Taco Bell, Zaxbys, Cracker Barrel, Beef OBradys and McDonalds. When making reservations refer to Giant Schnauzer Club of America and ask for Jessica.

Directions: From Tampa International Airport take I-275 North to I-75 North. Take Exit 301 (Hwy 50). Left at exit .4 miles to Nature Coast Blvd. Turn left to hotel.

Block drops off 2 weeks before event. Show site 1/2 mile


Days Inn

6320 Windermere Rd.

Brooksville FL 34602

352-796-9486

Rooms with 2 queen beds $62.00 and a $50 flat pet fee. Located within walking distance of the above restaurants. Great area to walk dogs.

Directions: From I-75 North take Exit at 301 turn right .4 mile to hotel on your left. When making reservation refer to Giant Schnauzer Club of America


Other hotels in the area close to show site Quality Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and the Hampton Inn (this hotel does not accept dogs).


GROOMING- Reserved grooming with shared electric is available in the 40 x 200 open air pavilion adjacent to the ring. Concrete floor, overhead lights, ceiling fans. Dryers allowed. Dog bathing facilities available. Return the Grooming Reservation form available in the Premium List by October 7 . Exhibitors required to clean their area daily.


RV SITES - 250 spaces available with 30 or 50 amp power, water and dump station. Return the RV Reservation form available in the Premium List by October 7. First come/first serve site assignment.. RV check in open 12 noon, Sunday, October 25 . All RVs and equipment must be removed by 12 noon Thursday 10/29. Absolutely no dumping of gray or black water tanks on the field  only in RV dump station.


Note to Exhibitors: the week starting Saturday October 24 offers 7 chances for All-Breed Conformation shows: 10/24-25 in Plant City Florida (one hour south of Brooksville) then the National and Regional in Brooksville with obedience and rally, then 10/30-11/2 three all-breeds in Ocala Florida (one hour north of Brooksville) followed by two weeks of shows. 11 shows in 15 days in Ocala following the National.

Both all-breed sites offer camping on site and have hotels nearby.

MBF Superintendent



Please visit the GSCA website often for any updates!