Handlers Informations


Dog and Handler Qualifications for the CBCA Championships:
The two Open qualifying runs at the Championships will be sanctioned USBCHA.

Anyone can participate to a maximum of two dogs.

The top 12 CBCA dogs combined scores will be invited to participate in the CBCA Championships Double Lift Finals on Sunday August 25th. You must be a CBCA member and your dog CBCA registered in order to run in the Double Lift Finals.
CBCA Membership and registration applications MUST be postmarked no later than June 1st, to be eligible for the 2019 Championships. 
CBCA Membership and Dog Registration forms are available on the CBCA website: http://canadianbordercollies.org/registration/forms/

Dog and Handler Qualifications for the CBCA Championships and CBCA Nursery Championships:
You must be a CBCA member and your dog CBCA registered.
Dogs are eligible to compete if its third birthday falls on or after July 1 of the year in which the dog will be competing in the CBCA Nursery Championship Trial. Therefore any dog born on or after July 1 2016 is eligible to compete in the 2019 Nursery Finals


Entry Forms  

Entries Open July 9 close July 30

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Airdrie -Pet Friendly 

COMFORT INN & SUITES  Pet Friendly - $20 CAD per pet/per night. 1 Pet/Room, maximum of 20 pounds. Pets allowed in designated rooms only (1st and 2nd floor). Pets may not be left unattended in the hotel, including guest room.

Wingate by Wyndham Airdrie - Max of 2 pets with a max of 50 Lbs. allowed at 10 CAD per pet per night. Service animals are welcome at this hotel.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Airdrie Pet Fee per Night: 10 CAD Pet rooms do require an additional 10.00 per pet, per night. Please be courteous to other guests by not leaving your pet unattended in the hotel including your guest room. Pet rooms are located on the 1st and 2nd floor.

Motel-6-Airdrie- Pets Stay Free

Places to Stay



Hello Handlers, Entries open July 9. If we get a lot of entries we will add 1/2 day (Aug 21). We will start with 1st opens run. Then run both nursery runs . Then 2nd go of open. Then DD finals.

From Airdrie take 567 east approx 1 mile. Watch for signs.

Directions to the trial field.

Daily Schedule

Tuesday August 20th 2019

Check In anytime 4pm not before

Pick up handlers bag

Wednesday August 21, 2019

12: 00 pm Tribute to Kristi Oikawa

Immediately following Handlers Meeting & first do to run

1:00 pm Approx Start Open Preliminary Runs Dogs 1-19

Thursday Aug 22, 2019

6: 30 am Handlers meeting

7:00 am Open Preliminary Runs Continue Dogs 20-80

Friday August 23, 2019

6:30 am Handlers Meeting 7:00 am 1st go Nursery

followed by 2nd go Nursery 2 pm (approx time only)

Handlers meeting 2nd Open Preliminary Runs begins 1-12

7:00 pm CBCA Annual Meeting - Tent

Saturday August 24, 2019

6:30 am Handlers meeting

7:00 am 2nd Open Preliminary Runs Continue Dogs 13-80

6:00 pm Handlers Supper & Awards & DD Lift Draw -White Tent 

Sunday August 25, 2019

8:00 Handlers meeting

8:30 am Double Lift Final, 12 Top Dogs

12:00 pm Opening Ceremony Parade of Qualifying Dog and Handle

Awards and Closing Ceremony following last run.

Handler Parking Area

Welcome Handlers,

Are you ready? Trial prep is coming together nicely and we are excited to have you here. Just a few housekeeping rules to be aware of while you are attending the Canadians Championships


 Check-in arrival is 4 pm or later on Tuesday, Aug 20th. Please do not arrive before 4 pm, as we still getting ready.


Upon arrival, check in at the office Milton’s trailer, located on the trial field. Samantha will have some goodies for you.


Drive in and out on designated road only.

Garbage There will be a horse trailer for your disposal of household garbage. (Household garbage only. No chairs, awnings or other related items)

Tribute to Kristi at 12:00 am on Wednesday, Aug 21st. Immediately following with the handlers meeting and first dog to the post.

No walking the field after the handlers meeting, do it before.

Extra water is available at the barn. 

CBCA AGM Meeting will be held on Aug 24th at 7:00 pm. Please bring a chair.

Handlers’ Supper will be held on Aug 24th at 6:00 pm on the trial field. Please bring a chairs and refreshments. • If you need a Handler’s Supper ticket please check with Chris Jobe.

Food truck “My Grits” will be on site from Aug 22 -25. 

If you have a trophy from the 2018 Championship please give it to Chris Jobe ASAP 

Big white tent is located on the trial field hospitality table will have water, coffee and snacks.

Call or text Chris Jobe 403 866 6176 or Samantha Scott 587 434 1940 for any other info

Safe travels