27th Annual Disc Dog Southern Nationals – Dogwood Festival

Presents
The 27th Annual Disc Dog Southern Nationals
April 8th & 9th
Hosted by
The 81st Atlanta Dogwood Festival

register on-site at the competition

Schedule for Friday
2 pm – Greater Atlanta Dog & Disc Club Demonstration
4 pm – Greater Atlanta Dog & Disc Club Demonstration
6 pm – Greater Atlanta Dog & Disc Club Demonstration
 
Schedule for Saturday
9:30 am – Registration/Check-In
10:45 am – Players Meeting
11:00 am – Opening Ceremonies
11:15 am – Competition
4 to 5 pm – Awards
5pm to dusk – Free Jam Session

 Schedule for Sunday

10:30 am – Registration/Check-In
11:45 am – Players Meeting
12:00 am – Opening Ceremonies
1:15 pm – Competition
5 to 5:30 pm – Awards
Saturday Competition
JR Novice – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds
Novice – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds
Pro – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds
Super-Pro – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds
JR Novice – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds—*top 10
Novice – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds—*top 10
Pro – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds —*top 10
Super-Pro – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds—*top 10
Top 4 Super-Pro teams qualify for World Finals and 3 teams will receive Alternate spots
Sunday Competition
Open – Freestyle 2 minutes
Super-Open – Freestyle 2 minutes
Open – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds
Super-Open – Toss & Fetch 90 seconds
Super-Open – Freestyle 2 minutes
Top 4 Super-Open teams qualify for World Finals and 3 teams will receive Alternate spots
*top 10 guaranteed to play but may play all participating teams pending entries
This is a USDDN sanctioned event. Rules can be found here.

Location and Parking

Parking is located adjacent to the field. Enter the Park Tavern Restaurant, located at 500 10th St NE, Atlanta, GA and follow the parking area back to where you can see the field on your left. Parking is $25. There will be some parking available on the street for free, but space is extremely limited. Secondary parking available at Grady High School and Atlanta Botanical Garden. We’re supposed to have a golf cart supplied and will help transport.

Tenting, Crating, and Dogs in the Park

  • No pop-up tents at this event. A competitor only covered crating area is provided next to the field.
  • Dogs are allowed in playing area only. You can walk to/from competition field with dog, but don’t go into the festival area with dog.
  • Bandana given at check-in must be worn by dogs when not on competition field by request of the Atlanta Police Department.

Saturday, April 8th Toss and Fetch Divisions

Super-Pro (USDDN World Qualifier)
Pro
Novice
Junior

Sunday, April 9th Freestyle Divisions

Super-Open (USDDN World Qualifier)
Open

Link to Running Order Here