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Dryland Races

2016 marks our first year of hosting the SWMHC Spring & Fall Troll Trot Dryland Races! ALL PARTICIPANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO PRE-REGISTER - LATE FEES APPLY TO LATE REGISTRATIONS! Day of race registrations taken only until 9 am onthe day of the race - NO EXCEPTIONS!Saturday, November 5, 2016RACE/EVENT and SITE INFORMATION:MANDATORY Driver/Musher meeting 9:00 am at the start gate. Event begins at 11 am. The race will be run by The Southwest Michigan Husky Club Dryland Committee. No choker chains. No prong collars. No whips allowed. No passengers. Numbers will be assigned to all participants racing at the required driver/musher meeting. Timing will be done by: For race updates, please visit the event page on Facebook or call 517-741-9290 WWW.THESOUTHWESTMICHIGANHUSKYCLUB.ORG SWMHCinfo@gmail.comRace coordinators: Suzanne D. Sarlls-Hartwell and Jerry Keil Race Committee Members: Darcie Leigh and Nicole AstfalkThe Southwest Michigan Husky Club AND The Michigan DNR/Ft. Custer Park reserves the right to turn away any dog considered a threat to other dogs or participants. FACILITIES: Outdoor facilities only. Dumpsters available. Camping Fees - $18/night (contact Ft. Custer for reservations). Electric on site. Drinking water available at the Ranger Station. NO MOTORIZED VEHICLES PERMITTED ON TRAILS OTHER THAN THOSE PROVIDED BY THE PARK TO THE RACE COMMITTEE MEMBERS.REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: Neck lines. Snub line for all 2, 4 and 6 dog teams. ANCHOR LINES WILL BE PROVIDED AT THE START GATE FOR ALL TEAMS!IN CASE OF RACE CANCELLATION - CHECKS WILL ALL BE DESTROYED UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED. YOU MAY DONATE YOUR FEES FOR A TAX DEDUCTIBLE RECEIPT THAT WILL BE MAILED TO YOU. The Southwest Michigan Husky Club is a federally recognized 501(c)3. We raise funds for dogs in rescue with high cost medical needs. All funds donated are raised through private donations and the fundraising efforts of our members.MAIL ENTRIES TO: SWMCH PO Box 264, Athens, MI 49011-0264 - Make checks payable to SWMHC. Email: SWMHCinfo@gmail.comAWARDS CEREMONY FOLLOWING THE RACE: WINNERS OF 1ST, 2ND AND 3RD PLACE FOR ALL CATEGORIES WILL RECEIVE A MEDALLION.We will have a pot-luck following the event. Please bring a dish to pass.BRING WATER FOR YOUR DOGS!!!!Events (helmets required for all events except Canicross): Men's 1 dog Canicross - 1.1 mileWomen's 1 dog Canicross - 1.1 mile1 dog Scooter - 1.1 mile1 dog Bikejor - 1.1 mile2 dog Scooter - 3 miles2 dog Bikejor - 3 miles4 dog Rig - 3 miles6 dog Rig - 3 miles


OUR SPONSORS!Lead Dog Sponsor(s):Patriot USA Professional Property RestorationParticipant Sponsor(s): Well Mannered Dog CenterRed Lantern Sponsor(s): Dickman Road Vet Clinic of Battle Creek, MI Pet Supplies Plus - Grandville/Wyoming

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