General information about the event
Wednesday, September 13.2017 at 1 p.m. The following persons are invited as participants:
- Head organizer: Christa Bremer
- FCI Track supervisor: Karl Schnabel (A)
- FCI Supervisor B + C: Robert Markschläger (A)
- Tracking: T. Mochizuki (JP)
- Obedience: Geert Verlinden (B)
- Judge only for Down: N.N.
- Protection work: Mike Grueb (CH)
- Trial organizer: A, Eberhard Uekötter
- Trial organizer B + C: Günter Diegel, Volker Sulimma
- Leader Championship office: Christoph Holzschneider
Team leader meeting
Wednesday, September 13.2017 at 3 p.m. in the tent at the stadium
- The same persons as invited to the meeting of judges
- By the NCO named team leaders and assistent team leaders
Points of discussion:
- Information regarding the event
- Advice from the organizers
- Information about the tracking field, given by the track supervisor
- Presentation of the judges
- Guidelines of the judging by the head judge
- Guidelines to performing the individual disciplines
- Confirmation of the participants, possible substitute dogs, information on females in heat
- Drawing of the order in which the countries draw the start times
In case dogs/dog handlers are reported as diseased or absent their starting numbers (which have been given out by registration) have to be given back necessarily.
Training possibilities at the stadium
Training at the stadium is on Tuesday, September 12 and Wednesday September 13. 2017, starting at 7.00 a.m., according to training schedule. The amount of time depends on the team and number of team members. For training at the stadium are only the participants and relevant helpers allowed. At the stadium are blinds, hurdle and A-frame, as well as retrieve articles.
The time allowed for training is 5 minutes/dog participating. The training order is alphabetical according to the Olympic system. The training is supervised by the organizers. If a team does not attend at their given time, they may train at the end of the training session. Females in heat are not allowed for training. They will have their training time just before their start in section B.
There will be additional training possibilities in specified training centers. The persons allowed are only the team members, team leaders and additional help persons of the teams. Blinds, A-frame and hurdles are available at these places. More information is available at the office.
Presentation of protection work
The demonstration of protection is on Wednesday, Sept. 13.2017 2.30 p.m. at the stadium. There the 4 selected helpers will be introduced. Present will be the head judge, judge for section C, head organizer, trial organzier section C, as well as the helpers.
At least 4 dogs well qualified at Level IPO III will be presented.
Marching in and Opening ceremony
The marching in of all teams with their dogs is on Wednesday, Sept.13. 2017 at 5 p.m. in the at the Stadium. All teams will be introduced by the stadium speaker. There will be some speeches.
Drawing of the start numbers
The drawing of the individual starting numbers will be held on Wednesday September13. 2017 7.00 p.m. in the tent at the stadium.
For the teams and team members are the seats reserved. For spectators is enough space.
A good catering will be provided, so if you would like to have dinner, you will get it.
Team leaders may address their questions and problems to the organizers. The easiest way to do it, is to move to the information desk.
The dog handlers will be given parking permissions at the team leader meeting.
The dog handler must enter the license plate number of the car, as well as mobile telephone number on the parking permission and they have to leave their personal drawing time-schedule open behind the window of the car..
First aid and veterinary services
First aid and veterinary services are available at the stadium during the complete competition. At the tracking fields a mobile first aid service is available if needed.
Identity control of the dogs
The identity control of the will be by reading the microchip after each discipline has been finished at the dog handlers exit at the stadium as well as in the tracking field by the judge/representative of organizer. The controllers have an ISO standard approved microchip reading device.
If for some reason another type of chip is inplanted, then the team leader must bring the appropriate device with him/her.
Catering at the Stadium and tracking field
There are catering services at the stadium and also in the tracking fields. Also drinking spots are available for the dogs.
The schedule has been prepared so, that each dog does only one discipline in one day. At the stadium the groups of 6 for obedience and protection work will be alternated. Participants that do not report 15 minutes before the beginning of their discipline will be disqualified. All dog handlers will be given a schedule.
If a dog is disqualified in one discipline, then the dog cannot start in the other remaining disciplines.