Author: Piper Huffman

17 Aug 2020 News > Championships ~ Drawings

2020/2021 National Amateur Pheasant Shooting Dog Championship

    National Amateur Pheasant Shooting Dog Championship Circle, MT, August 20,2020 Judges, Tim Schillereff & Alex Rickert 1a. Rebelitta, PF, Austin Turley 1b. Perkins Renegade, GSPF, Chris Perkins 2a. Cap’ N Sam, SM, David Huffine 2b. Traveler’s Split Rail, SM, Greg Sand 3a. Ramblin River’s Rolling Stone, VM, Stapleton/Delude 3b. Name Like Mike, PM, Robbins/Jones 4a. Rocky Knoll Annie, SF, Pat Lockhart 4b. Beau’s Funseeker’s Rebel Roy, PM, Paul…

2020-2021 National Amateur Championship Calendar

National Amateur Championships 2020-2021 Pheasant Shooting Dog, August 20, 2020, Circle, MT, Judges, Tim Schillereff, Alex Rickert Grouse, Sept. 11, Kilkenny, NH, judges, Adam Dubriske & Bill Bonnetti Prairie Chicken Shooting Dog, September 18,2020 Wisconsin Rapids, WI, CANCELLED Pheasant All Age, Dresdan, OH, Judges, Mike Jackson & Mary Sue Schalk All Age Invitational, December 7,2020, Ames Plantation, Judges, Greg Bain & Joe Hughes Shooting Dog Invitational, December 11, Round Pond…
10 Jul 2020 News > Annual Meeting Minutes

AFTCA Annual Meeting Minutes 2020

Amateur Field Trial Clubs of America, Inc. Via Conference Call June 25, 2020 President Rick Stallings welcomed all the Trustees to the 103rd Amateur Field Trial Clubs of America annual meeting of 2020. He thanked everyone for taking the time to join the meeting via conference call. The group was advised that the meeting was being taped for the purpose of constructing the minutes. President Rick Stallings asked for the…
29 Jun 2020 News > Announcements

Minimum Requirements by American Field/FDSB & Amateur Field Trial Clubs of America

The Minimum Requirements shows:    “As adopted by The American Field Publishing Company/FieldDog Stud Book and the Amateur Field Trial Clubs of America.”   Requirement No. 1 addresses the announcement of an upcoming trial appearing in the  Fixtures in an issue dated a minimum of fourteen (14) days before the trials are to be run.   No issues being printed. New wording has to be agreed on by the American Field and the AFTCA.  …
04 Jun 2020 News > Annual Meetings

2020 OPEN AFTCA MEETING VIA CONFERENCE CALL, June 25, 2020 5:00 PM CST

The AFTCA open meeting will be held Thursday June 25, 2020 at 5:00 PM CST. Anyone who wishes to join the conference call on FreeConferenceCall.com please follow the participant instructions. Your dial-in number is 978-990-5155 and your access code is 4232191. If you have any question please contact AFTCA secretary Piper Huffman piper.huffman@aim.com 662-223-0126 office 662-471-1700 cell  

2019-2020 National Amateur Quail & Derby Championship Report

The National Amateur Quail Championship returned to the historic Dixie Plantation after an absence of two years to allow maintenance on the field trial courses. This trial is considered by many to be the creme de la creme of amateur trials. There was a collective sigh of relief by the field trial community when permission was granted for this trial to return to Dixie. Fifty-six were drawn to compete—55 pointers, seven being females, and one setter.

2019-2020 National Amateur Shooting Dog Derby & Shooting Dog Championship Report

The tradition of the National Amateur Shooting Championship once again made its way to Camp Robinson Field Trial area. These two traditions kind of belong with each other, the finest amateur dogs in the country taking on the challenge of the famed grounds were the champions have run for more for more than sixty years. The excitement started with the National Amateur Shooting dog Derby Championship. The jewel for the young at heart got going in fine fashion.

01 Apr 2020 News > Announcements

Spring Update – Covid 19 Response

To all Club and Individual Members,

Most of all, we all want to extend both sympathies and our very best wishes to all effected by this pandemic, it has gotten big and will most certainly get bigger in the short term. Each and every person’s health and well being is our priority.

These are difficult and unusual times for all of us.   With a geographically spread out membership the situation regarding Covid 19 is very fluid and very different for some of us. We trust that each area will manage their situations as they see best.

01 Mar 2020 News > Announcements

2019-2020 National Amateur Championship Calendar

Announcement:

International Amateur Woodcock Championship, Exeter, RI, March 27, 2020. Judges: Steve Forrest, Leonard Sinclair – Cancelled

National Amateur Chukar (All-Age) Championship, Sunnyside, WA, March 28, 2020. Judges: Sergio Velez, Jim Cochran – Cancelled

National Amateur Chukar Shooting Dog Championship, Reno, NV, April 18, 2020. – Cancelled