Summer Celebration

Youth Division

Saturday, August 17th

YOUTH DIVISION  (No entry fees).

The sanctioned Youth Division is open to JRTCA child and/or youth members in the following age brackets: Child Handler (ages 5 thru 9) and Youth Handler (ages 10 thru 16). All exhibitors in the Youth Division must be current JRTCA members, either under a Family membership or under an individual Youth membership. Youths or their families applying for a JRTCA membership at a Sanctioned Trial will be allowed to enter classes at that trial. Child Handlers may handle an adult terrier or a 6 up to12 months old terrier. Youth Handlers may only handle an adult terrier. Terriers competing in Youth GTG, if entered in regular GTG classes, must compete in the regular GTG class prior to competing in the Youth GTG class. Exhibitors must compete in a minimum of Youth Handling and Youth Go-to-Ground to qualify for the Youth High Score & Reserve. In the case of a tie, it will be broken by a handling class to be held in the Conformation Ring; judge to be decided by the trial chairperson. For a full set of rules, go to htps:// www.therealjackrussell.com/trial/youth.php. Also see the JRTCA Child and Youth Handbook and Study Guide at www.therealjackrussell.com/download/2017_JRTCA_YouthStudyGuide.pdf

Child/Youth

Class 129: Child Handler
Open to any youth aged 5 through 9, handling a Jack Russell terrier, six months of age or older. This class is offered as an introductory experience in handling and learning about the Jack Russell terrier.
Judged on childs ability to present his/ her dog and beginning knowledge of the Jack Russell.
Quality of the dog NOT to be considered. No entry fee.
Class 130: Youth Handler
Open to any youth aged 10 through 16, handling an adult Jack Russell terrier.
Judged on the youths ability to present his/her dog and knowledge of the Jack Russell terrier.
Quality of the dog NOT to be considered. No entry fee.
Class 131: Youth G-T-G
Open to any youth aged 10 through 16, handling an adult Jack Russell terrier.
Judged on the youths ability to present his/ her dog and knowledge of Go-To-Ground. To be run through the 10-foot novice liner;
Time not to be considered. No entry fee.
Class 132: Youth Off-/On-Lead Agility (Offered Saturday only.)
Open to any youth aged 10 through 16 handling an adult JRT.
May choose to participate off- or on-lead. To be run over the novice Agility course.
Time not to be considered.
Judged on the youths ability to handle his/her terrier and knowledge of agility. No entry fee.
Class 133: YOUTH HANDLER HIGH SCORE & RESERVE
Awarded to the highest scoring youth and runner-up in Youth Handler, Youth G-T-G and Youth Agility classes.
The points are awarded as follows: 1st = 8 points; 2nd = 6 points; 3rd = 5 points; 4th = 4 points; 5th = 3 points; 6th = 2 points; and participation = 1 point. No entry fee.

Sunday, August 18th

YOUTH DIVISION No entry fees.

The sanctioned Youth Division is open to JRTCA child and/or youth members in the following age brackets: Child Handler (ages 5 thru 9) and Youth Handler (ages 10 thru 16). All exhibitors in the Youth Division must be current JRTCA members, either under a Family membership or under an individual Youth membership. Youths or their families applying for a JRTCA membership at a Sanctioned Trial will be allowed to enter classes at that trial. Child Handlers may handle an adult terrier or a 6-12 month old terrier. Youth Handlers may only handle an adult terrier. Terriers competing in Youth GTG, if entered in regular GTG classes, must compete in the regular GTG class prior to competing in the Youth GTG class. For a full set of rules, go to htps://www.therealjackrussell.com/trial/youth.php. Also see the JRTCA Child and Youth Handbook and Study Guide at www.therealjackrussell.com/download/2017_JRTCA_YouthStudyGuide.pdf
Class 315: Child Handler
Open to any youth aged 5 through 9, handling a Jack Russell Terrier, six months of age or older. This class is offered as an introductory experience in handling and learning about the Jack Russell Terrier.
Judges on child's ability to present his/ her dog and beginning knowledge of the Jack Russell.
Quality of the dog NOT to be considered.
Class 316: Youth Handler
Open to any youth aged 10 through 16, handling a Jack Russell Terrier.
Judges on youth's ability to present his/her dog and knowledge of the Jack Russell.
Quality of the dog NOT to be considered.
Class 317: Youth G-T-G
Open to any youth aged 10 through 16, handling an adult Jack Russell Terrier.
Judged on the youth's ability to present his/her dog and knowledge of Go-to-Ground. to be run through the 10-foot novice liner;
time not to be considered.
Class 318: YOUTH HANDLER HIGH SCORE & RESERVE
Awarded to the highest scoring youth and runner-up. Points earned in Youth Handler and Youth G-T-G.
The points are awarded as follows: 1st = 8 points; 2nd = 6 points; 3rd = 5 points; 4th = 4 points; 5th = 3 points; 6th = 2 points; and participation = 1 point.