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UK Agility Grand Finals – The Heats

The 2021 UK Agility Grand Finals will take place on the 23rd and 24th October 2021 at Addington Equestrian Centre in Addington, Buckinghamshire.

Heats by Final:

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The aim of the Masters series is to encourage a high level of competitive running in UKA classes and improve the overall standard of top level agility in the UK. The Masters has been created for dogs and competitors whose goal is to compete at both National and International level. The Masters is also intended to attract the highest standard of judging over challenging agility and jumping courses.

  • Winner of each Masters will gain the letters MA after their UKA name
  • Winner of the final will win the title of the UKA Masters Champion, a status that remains with the winning dog.
Date Show Venue
3rd May 2021 GT May Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
5th June 2021 UKA Quad Paws Mapledurham Estate, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
25th June 2021 GT June Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
3rd July 2021 UKA Just Sox Turnpike Showground, Nr Gillingham, Dorset, SP7 9PN
10th July 2021 UKA Ruffs Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
17th July 2021 GT July Newlands Road, Southam Lane, Cheltenham, GL52 3PE
28th July 2021 UKA Nationals Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
30th August 2021 UKA Hawbridge Hawbridge, Tirley, Glos, GL19 4HJ
18th September 2021 GT September Lydiard Park, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3NY

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The aim of this competition is to reward consistent performance in both agility and jumping classes and not simply to reward just the winner of a single run. It also aims to encourage new handlers and/or young dogs to increase their consistency and their ability to produce two good runs in one day. 

Date Show Venue
5th April 2021 UKA Easter Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
11th April 2021 GT April Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
30th April 2021 GT May Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
31st May 2021 UKA Quad Paws Mapledurham Estate, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
26th June 2021 GT June Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
4th July 2021 UKA Just Sox Turnpike Showground, Nr Gillingham, Dorset, SP7 9PN
1st August 2021 UKA Nationals Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
15th August 2021 UKA Lydiard Lydiard Park, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3NY
28th August 2021 UKA Hawbridge Hawbridge, Tirley, Gloucester, GL19 4HU
17th September 2021 GT September Lydiard Park, Hook Street, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3NY
19th September 2021 UKA K9 Brats Foxes Competition Centre, Badgers Rake Lane, Ledsham, Wirral, CH66 8PF

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This competition is open to dogs at Novice, Senior and Champion levels.  It gives Novice dogs an opportunity to compete over a Senior grade course and, together with Senior dogs, a chance to pit their abilities against those of Champion dogs and handlers.

Date Show Venue
2nd April 2021 UKA Easter Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
10th April 2021 GT April Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
2nd May 2021 GT May Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
29th May 2021 UKA Quadpaws Mapledurham Estate, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
13th June 2021 UKA Lydiard @ Dowtys Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
27th June 2021 GT June Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
11th July 2021 UKA K9 Brats Foxes Competition Centre, Badgers Rake Lane, Ledsham, Wirral, CH66 8PF
16th July 2021 GT July Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
29th July 2021 UKA Nationals Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
29th August 2021 UKA Hawbridge Hawbridge, Tirley, Gloucestershire, GL19 4HJ

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A fast and furious event comprising of just jumps and tunnels to give Beginner dogs a real chance to open up and flow around the course. Simply, the fastest dog with the least faults wins!

Date Show Venue
3rd April 2021 UKA Easter Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
9th April 2021 GT April Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
1st May 2021 GT May Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
30th May 2021 UKA Quadpaws Mapledurham Estate, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
12th June 2021 UKA Lydiard @ Dowtys Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
27th June 2021 UKA K9 Brats Foxes Competition Centre, Badgers Rake Lane, Ledsham, Wirral, CH66 8PF
11th July 2021 UKA Ruffs Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
18th July 2021 GT July Newlands Park, Southam Lane, Cheltenham, GL52 3PE
24th July 2021 UKA Nationals Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
22nd August 2021 UKA Hawbridge Hawbridge, Tirley, Glos, GL19 4HJ
19th September 2021 GT September Lydiard Park, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3NY

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Qualifying Rules

  • Open to all levels and heights, handler and dog partnerships winning 3 games classes with a qualifying score or 10 clear rounds in a Games class at any UKA show (regular or home) between 2nd July 2019 and 30th June 2021, will qualify for the 2021 semi-final.  Wins or clears may be gained at regular or at select height.
  • Both the semi-final and the final will be run over a Gamblers and a Snooker course

Scoring

  • Standard UK Agility marking will apply
  • The judge will use the Senior and Champion level Games rules
  • Both points and times will be combined from the 2 classes
  • Eliminations score 0 points and will be given a time of 100 seconds
  • The dog with the most points in the fastest time will be deemed the winner
  • In the event of a tie the competitor with the most Gamblers points in the fastest time will be deemed the winner
  • Any extraordinary circumstances to be ruled by UK Agility

Final Qualification

  • The semi-final will be held on Friday, 30th July, 2021, at the UKA Nationals
  • All dogs will run at their regular height at the Semi-final and Final.  There will be no select option.
  • The top 20 from the semi-final will qualify to compete at the Games Challenge Final to be held at UK Agility Grand Finals

Agility For Juniors Facebook

The aim of this competition is to encourage Junior handlers to compete against their peers in the sport of Agility and prepare them for their future competitions.

General Rules
• Open to all handlers who are under 18 on the 1st December 2021.
• Open to all levels and all heights.
• There will be a separate competition for each height including select heights, but only the 5 regular heights will qualify for the Junior Masters at the Grand Finals.

Final Qualification
• The way to qualify for the Junior Open final is through a Junior league table taken from normal UK Agility Class results. (10 spots per height).
• The Final will be held at the UK Agility Grand Finals and follow the Junior Masters Rules.

Junior League
• Agility, Jumping, Games and Steeplechase classes held at UKA shows and Home shows from 1st April 2021 until 19th September 2021 will offer the opportunity for Juniors to gain points.
• Only classes with progression points will count with progression points being used for the league.
• Junior handlers must include their Date of Birth on their UKA handler account.  The league will automatically include handlers with eligible DOB.
• A dog may only run in one final.  If a dog is run by two junior handlers or in two heights and both achieve points, the UKA registered owner of the dog will decide which final and with which handler the dog runs.

Junior Masters (Final)

• The Junior Masters rules will adhere to the standard rules of the regular Masters however course level should be UKA Senior with course time also set using Senior course times.

• There will be a maximum of 22 obstacles permitted.

• Only regular height finals will be run at the Grand Finals

 

Junior Bursary. Wendy Jones has very kindly offered a bursary of £50 to each height winner at the Grand Finals.  The bursary must be spent on Dog agility training and will be paid on submission of the receipt for training.

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Unfortunately, due to COVID this qualifier will not run in 2021.

This class gives two handlers and their dogs an opportunity to compete as a team against other pairs.

General Rules

  • Open to all dogs from all levels and all heights, in this Pairs competition dogs of all different heights can compete together
  • 250, 300 and 400 dogs will run over 250 height and 500 and 600 dogs will run over 500 height
  • A pair could consist of both dogs running 250 height or both dogs running 500 or 1 dog running 250 and 1 dog running 500. All pairs compete against each other in one competition
  • Handlers may enter more than one pair but dogs may only compete in one pair in any heat

The Course

  • The course will consist of two separate sections, with one dog completing the Jumping section and the other dog completing the Agility section
  • The dog running the Agility course must run first with a baton change between handlers. (See UKA baton rules.)
  • All pairs, both pre-entries and late entries must declare which dog is doing which section by the time the late entry for the class closes
Date Show Venue

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Unfortunately, due to COVID this qualifier will not run in 2021.

This class is an opportunity for 3 handlers and their dogs to show consistency of performance over both individual and team runs.

General Rules

  • Open to all dogs from all levels and all heights, teams to consist of 3 handlers and 3 dogs made up of ANY combination of heights
  • All teams will be competing against each other in one competition which is run over an individual agility course and a 3 dog team relay
  • 250, 300 and 400 dogs will run at 250 height and 500 and 600 dogs at 500 height
  • There will be a baton change between handlers. (See UKA baton rules.)
  • Handlers may be entered in more than one team but dogs may only compete in one team in any heat and can only qualify once for the final.
Date Show Venue

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Unfortunately, due to COVID this qualifier will not run in 2021.

This fast, exciting and fun competition with just jumps, tunnels and weaves sees two dogs on one circular course, one running clockwise and the other anti-clockwise.  Faults are converted to time, i.e., 5F = 5 seconds with the one home in the fastest time with the lowest score “knocking out” their opponent.

  • There will be a separate competition for each height and a dog may only compete in one height at a heat even if heights run on different day
  • Handlers may enter more than one dog into a heat and qualify more than one dog for the Final (If they are drawn against themselves in a heat they must nominate which dog progresses.)
Date Heights Show Venue

Heats by Show Series:

Heat for Date Venue
The CSJ Grand Prix 2nd April 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 3rd April 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 5th April 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
Heat for Date Venue Show
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 9th April 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT April
The CSJ Grand Prix 10th April 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT April
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 11th April 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT April
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 30th April 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT May
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 1st May 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT May
The CSJ Grand Prix 2nd May 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT May
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 3rd May 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT May
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 25th June 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT June
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 26th June 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT June
The CSJ Grand Prix 27th June 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT June
The CSJ Grand Prix 16th July 2021 Newlands Park, Southam Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT July
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 17th July 2021 Newlands Park, Southam Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT July
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 18th July 2021 Newlands Park, Southam Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH GT July
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 17th September 2021 Lydiard Park, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3NY GT September
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 18th September 2021 Lydiard Park, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3NY GT September
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 19th  September 2021 Lydiard Park, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3NY GT September
Heat for Date Venue
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 22nd August 2021 Hawbridge, Tirley, Glos, GL19 4HJ
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 28th August 2021 Hawbridge, Tirley, Glos, GL19 4HJ
The CSJ Grand Prix 29th August 2021 Hawbridge, Tirley, Glos, GL19 4HJ
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 30th August 2021 Hawbridge, Tirley, Glos, GL19 4HJ
Heat for Date Venue
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 3rd July 2021 The Turnpike Showground, Motcombe, Dorset, SP7 9PN
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 4th July 2021 The Turnpike Showground, Motcombe, Dorset, SP7 9PN
Heat for Date Venue
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 27th June 2021 Foxes Competition Centre, Badgers Rake Lane, Ledsham, Wirral, CH66 8PF
The CSJ Grand Prix 11th July 2021 Foxes Competition Centre, Badgers Rake Lane, Ledsham, Wirral, CH66 8PF
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 19th September 2021 Foxes Competition Centre, Badgers Rake Lane, Ledsham, Wirral, CH66 8PF
Heat for Date Venue
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 12th June 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The CSJ Grand Prix 13th June 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 15th August 2021 Lydiard Park, Hook Street, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3NY

 

Heat for Date Venue
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 24th July 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 28th July 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The CSJ Grand Prix 29th July 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The Games Challenge Semi Final, sponsored by Clear Q’s Dog Agility Camp 30th July 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 1st August 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
Heat for Date Venue
The CSJ Grand Prix 29th May 2021 Mapledurham Estate, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 30th May 2021 Mapledurham Estate, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
The Dogeria Performance Challenge 31st May 2021 Mapledurham Estate, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 5th June 2021 Mapledurham Estate, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
Heat for Date Venue
The Canine Conditioning Academy Masters 10th July 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH
The SWAG Beginners Steeplechase 11th July 2021 Dowtys, Down Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL2 9QH