June

Sat02JunalldaySun03Empire State Working Dog Club (NY)Empire State Working Dog Club (NY)Misunderstood Kennels, 3041 Route 11

Sat16JunalldaySatADBA Portugal ClubADBA Portugal ClubQuinta Fonte Boa da Vinha, Estrada N254 KM8

Fri22JunalldaySun24The Western Canadian APBTC (Canada)Western Canadian APBTCLangley Riders Society Arena, 4303-208 Street, Langley, B.C. Canada

July

Fri20JulalldaySun22Evergreen State APBTC (WA)Evergreen State APBTC (WA)Frontier Park, 21800 Meridian Ave. E. Graham, WA 98580

August

Sat04AugalldaySun05Heart of Dixie APBT/TN Valley WPC (TN)McMinn County Expo Center, 2405 Decatur Pike

Fri10AugalldaySun12APBTA of B.C. CanadaLangley Riders Society Arena, 4303-208 Street, Langley, B.C. Canada

Sat25AugalldaySun26Snake River Bulldogs (ID)Jerome County Fairgrounds, 205 N Fir Street

September

SepalldayOctADBA Club HungaryADBA Club HungaryCsilleberc Youth Center, Konkoly-Thege Street 21, Budapest, Hungary

October

Fri05OctalldayMon082018 ADBA Nationals (NC)Haywood County Fairgrounds, 758 Crabtree Road, Waynesville, NC 28785

November

No Events

PunisherAn ADBA sanctioned weight pull is an event in which an ADBA Registered dog competes within his weight class pulling a cart and specified weights 15’ (feet) in 60 seconds. Place awards of 1st, 2nd, & 3rd will be determined through a process of elimination within weight class entered by increased weight determined by ADBA sanctioned judge.

The classes are Males/Females: 25 lbs & Under, 25 – 35 lbs, 35 – 45 lbs, 45 – 55 lbs, 55 – 65 lbs, 65 – 75 lbs, 75 – 85 lbs, 85 – 95 lbs, 95 lbs and Over.

Three trophies are awarded for  Most Weight Per Pound (MWPP)
45 lbs & Under, MWPP 45 – 75 lbs, MWPP 75 lbs and Over.

The ACE classes are 45 lbs and Under, 45 – 75 lbs, 75 lbs and Over.
Three trophies in the Ace class – MWPP 45 lbs & Under, MWPP 45 – 75 lbs, MWPP 75 lbs and Over.

Effective 2018: The MWP trophy award will be awarded to the dog that pulls the most weight, regardless of dog’s title. Points earned: 10 points.

This event is held according to the ADBA Weight Pull rules. Points earned are accumulative to achieve the ADBA title of Weight Pull ACE. An ADBA weight pull ACE title, as well as the degree(s) of rank (Ace of Ace, A/A I, A/A II, etc.) is documented and recorded within the ADBA studbook.

Training Article

2018 Weight Pull Rules

2018 Weight Pull Entry Form

2018 Weight Pull Score Sheet

2018 Judges Application

If you have any questions regarding these rules, please contact the show department (801) 936-7513, option #3 – Monday – Friday from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm, MTN Standard time or email heather@adba.cc

 

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