“Inspire and promote outstanding Amateur Bird Dog Competition while supporting and conserving Upland Habitat.”

The AFTCA’s mission is to advocate and support Amateur Bird Dog Field Trial competition in quality events and to strive to make available to amateur participants extraordinary Upland Bird venues on which to compete.

To foster and increase interest in and knowledge of Upland Game Birds and their conservation in order to perpetuate them for future generations.

To organize for the purpose of strengthening our capacity to meet our objectives of improving the status and existence of Upland Birds and the genetics and performance of Bird Dogs.

2018 Invitational Points Standing

All-Age
Shooting Dog
* = a previous AA or SD Invitational Champion
Dog Owner Total
Dialed In Jim Pendergest 252
Nosam's Full Ride T MASON ASHBURN 181
Misty Morn Masked Man Joey McAlexander 159
Touch's Firedancer Keith Wright 136
Phillip's Off Line Nathan Phillips 132
Pendy's Good Grace Matt Pendergest 131
Nemaha Boot Dr. Pat McInteer 109
Conecuh Station Joe Kidd Ted Roach 87
Mohawk Mill Pirates Legacy Gary Winall 86
Mohawk Mill Image Gary Winall 82
Erin's Full Throttle John Ivester 81
Ponchos Monte Carlos Gary McLarney 79
Knight's White Lady Bill Owen 79
SF Saltwater Larry Smith 78
Touch's Indiana Joan Keith Wright 74
Cocklebur Drama Queen Amy & Bubba Spencer 72
Rebel Dreamer David Williams 72
Jumpstart Frank LaNasa 66
Showtime Dominator Ted Roach 58
Hendrix's Signature Burke Hendrix 54
Worsham's Silver Comet Joe Worsham 49
All Out Joseph Hopkins 48
Ascension Matt Pendergest 47
SF Bandwagon Larry Smith 46
Shadow's Bewitched N. G. Houston III 42
Phillips Storm Line John Milton 39
Hainline Silver Star Jeff Hainline 32
Small's White Striker Mike Small 32
Miller's Armed & Dangerous Harvey Crosby 29
Showtime Mocking Jay Larron Copeland 28
Pleasant Run Gal David Hendricks 28
Dragonfly Jim Hughes 27
Rocky Ridges Second Chance Grayson Francis 26
REBEL PIRATE DAVID WILLIAMS 24
Dubose's Daddy Boy Bobby Dubose 18
Kennedy's Chocolate Chip Cookie Brad Kennedy 18
R W Penelope Roger Watson 18
Nosam's Jailbreak T MASON ASHBURN 16
Sims Ramblin Rex Junior Sims 14
Bonafide Bocephus Darrell Miller 13
Little More Shine Kristine Hammons 12
Rester's Super Chief Cecil Rester 9
Erin's Play The Red Dennis Sneed 6
* = a previous AA or SD Invitational Champion
Dog Owner Total
Nosam's Rock Creek Ray Wheeler 211
Strut Nation Scott Jordan 208
Heard Hill's Misbehavin Buck & Lynn Heard 207
One Day Frost Christopher Lane Hodges 205
Northwoods Charles Bill Owen 201
Touch's Hail Stone Alexander Rickert 162
Painted Owyhee Sagebrush Jim & Bridget Ledington 153
Nemaha Cinch Pat McInteer 129
Class Act Express Ray Pinson 120
Boumeester's Duramax Rich Boumeester 115
Erin's Hearts On Fire Sean Derrig 103
Traveler's Split Rail Greg Sand 93
Ten Oaks Annie A Jeanette Heise 91
Jumpstart Frank LaNasa 87
Panther Creek Merlin Frank Rutland 86
Crouse's Samuri Warrior M. D. Crouse 82
Waybetter Billy Thom Brigman 80
Rentz's Fire and Ice Joe & Tricia Rentz 80
Calico's Mr. Wonderful Alex Smith 78
Calico\'s Touch of Class Muriel Primm 77
Lily An Creag David Creagan 72
Miller's Upgraded Version Fran and Jack Miller 68
Neelys Rock and Roll John Neely 66
Mac's Hi-Ho Silver Tim McClurg 66
Nemaha Rio Pat Mcinteer 62
Touch's California Dream Tom N. Griffin 61
Taladega Elias Richardson 52
Roses Are Red Tim Hammons 48
Grand River Gold Digger Mike Lareau 42
Heard Hill Rebel Polly Buck Heard 42
Nottingham's Storm Warning Roger Dvorak 36
Swift Justice Brad Kennedy 34
Little More Shine Kristine Hammons 34
Miller's Unbridled Forever Brian Sanchez 34
Dezasterous Jax the Ripper Matt Smith 34
Backcountry Tornado Chris Catanzarite 34
Thor For President daphne Rogers 32
One Day Freeze Lane Hodges 30
Quail Trap Will David Hawk 28
J Maple's Wild Holly Joe & Tessa Hughes 24
Storm Rider Roger Dvorak 24
Daphne's Gage William R Rogers 24
Erin's War Creek Allen Linder 24
Heard Hill's Jaybird Buck & Lynn Heard 22
Barlow Charles Turner 20
One Day Freeze Christopher Lane Hodges 20
Game On Joe & Kent Walker 18
Guards Two Dollar Bill Ronnie Rogers 17
Guard Rails Little Annie Gene Casale 17
High Drive Awsum Justice Allen Linder 16
Highbanks Back N Black Bill Nelson 14
SF Saltwater Larry Smith 13
Woriotos Crazy Daisy Scott Little 12
Glitz & Glamour Tammy & Jeremy Taylor 12
Rare Nugget Arnold Hall 12
One Day Winnitgirl Christopher Lane Hodges 10
Rebel's Streak Of White Joe & Tessa Hughes 8
Solar Eclipse Edmond James 6
Crouse's Gerri Wind Michael Crouse 6

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19 Dec 2018 News > 20th Century Fund

20th Century Fund Monies Awarded in 2018

This past year, 20 applicants were awarded grant money in the amount of $20,750.00. Grants were as follows:

• Georgia Field Trial Club: $1,000
• Ames Amateur Field Trial Club: $1,000
• Cedar Valley Field Trial Club: $500
• Moran Field Trial Club: $1,000
• West Texas Field Trial Club: $500

2018-2019 National Amateur Championship Calendar

Coming up…
Shooting Dog Derby Championship, Camp Robinson, Conway, AK, January 31, 2019
Shooting Dog Championship, Camp Robinson, Conway, AK, February 1, 2019
Free-for-All Championship, Union Springs, AL, February 22, 2018, Judges: Elton Bray, Jonathan Burch
Woodcock Championship, Arcadia, RI
Quail Championship, Ames Plantation, Grand Junction, TN, March 4, 2019
Derby Championship, Ric Peterson’s, TN, March 9, 2019
Chukar (All-Age) Championship, Reno, NV,  April 13-14, 2019

10 Dec 2018 News > Championships ~ Drawings

National Amateur Walking Shooting Dog Championship Drawing

Dec 12, 2018
Sportsmen’s Association Grounds, Grovesprings, MO
Judges: Gailen Cooper, Caleb Bryson

1a. Wolf Creek Colby, PM, Dan Crunk
1b. Sulther Creek Woodman, GSM, Emmet Sasser

2a. Skyview High Regard, SF, Jason Patty
2b. Hainline’s Silver Star, PF, Jeff Hainline

3a. Ruth’s High Flying Goose, PM, Mike Roper
3b. Bye Bye GG, PF, F. Schoenborn

4a. Blair’s Witch Project, SM, Greg Blair
4b. Beauchoup Creek Buck, SM, Don Heisner