Region 5 Upcoming Events

2016/2017 Season
September-March


Region 5 Coordinator: Wendy Leister (717) 764-7052

Region 5 Encompasses
Canada: Ontario, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island
US: Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont

Last season, Region 5 had 40 pulls

31 pulls scheduled so far this season

 

September 2016

17th Annual Lake Placid Pull
September 3 - 4, 2016

Lake Placid, New York (5514 Cascade Rd (Route 73))

Results Posted

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- 10:30 AM Pull Start: 11:00 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 9:00 AM Pull Start: 9:00 AM


Fees: $15 first dog, $10 ea additional Contacts: Daniel Plosila, 518-891-4413
Prizes: Ribbons for 1st-4th, Rosettes & prizes for MWP and MWWP Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Saturday only after sanctioned Comments:  
Sponsors: North Elba Park District Lodging:  
Directions: This pull is located at the North Elba Show Grounds    

 


Steve Jackson's 2nd Annual Mega Birthday Bash
September 17 - 18, 201

Utica, New York (708 Court Street)

Results Posted

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:30 AM -- PullStart: 10:30 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:30 AM -- PullStart: 10:30 AM


Fees: $15 first dog, $12 ea Additional Contacts: Michele Izzo, 315-725-5463 [chykcutica@gmail.com]
Prizes: Ribbons Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Saturday only after sanctioned Comments: Feel free to bring fans, if you throw John a few bucks for electricity rise
Sponsors: JCA of Utica Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


October 2016

1st Annual Pull with the Dogs
October 1 - 2, 2016

Stafford, Connecticut (367 Buckley Hwy)

Results Posted

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 10:00 AM PullStart: 11:00 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 9:00 AM PullStart: 10:00 AM


Fees: $10 per dog Contacts: Todd Sheehan, 860-684-7442 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Prizes: Ribbons Chief: Todd Sheehan, 860-684-7442 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Novice:   Comments: Barbeque at and after the pull, please bring something if you can. Thanks!
Sponsors: Oasis Church, Manchester Muffler, PBG Malamutes Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


Natural Surface
October 8 - 9, 2016

Westfield, Massachusetts (129 Russelville Rd)

Results Posted

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 9:00 AM PullStart: 9:30 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 9:00 AM PullStart: 10:00 AM


Fees: $15 per dog Contacts: Jane Palinkas, (860)379-2155 [janesmals@aol.com]
Prizes: Ribbons Chief: Todd Sheehan, 860-684-7442 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Novice:   Comments: Eileen Rogers will judge on Saturday and Todd Sheehan on Sunday
Sponsors:   Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


AMAEP/Tractor Supply - 1st wt pull
October 15 - 16, 2016

Parkesburg, Pennsylvania (985 S. Octorara Trail)

Results Posted

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 7:30 AM -- 9:00 AM PullStart: 9:30 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 9:00 AM PullStart: 9:30 AM


Fees: $15 per dog Contacts: Valarie Thawley, 302-366-8660 [blemon@nemours.org]
Prizes: 1st-3rd place certificates, MWP and Highest % ribbons Chief: Brenda Lemon, 302-366-8660 [blemon@nemours.org]
Novice:   Comments:  
Sponsors: AMAEP Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


Capital Region Wt. Pull
October 29 - 30, 2016

Glenmont, New York (64 Hannay Lane)

Results Posted

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:30 AM -- 10:30 AM PullStart: 11:00 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- 9:30 AM PullStart: 9:45 AM


Fees: $20 first dog, $15 ea additional, non member $20 per dog Contacts: Eileen Rogers, 518-453-6233 [dabronxmick@aol.com]
Prizes: Ribbons & Rosettes Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: after sanctioned, Saturday only Comments:  
Sponsors: Shawna's Dogs Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


December 2016

Masasyu's Winter Classic
December 10 - 11, 2016

Canandaigua, New York (6251 Goff Rd)

Results Posted

Saturday: Snow
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- PullStart: 10:00 AM


Sunday: Snow
Weigh In: 8:30 AM -- PullStart: 9:00 AM


Fees: $15 first dog, $10 ea additional Contacts: Lori Hicks, 585-394-3603 [masasyu@aol.com]
Prizes: Ribbons Chief: Lori Hicks, 585-394-3603 [masasyu@aol.com]
Novice: Novice pull after the sanctioned pull Saturday Comments: If no snow, this will be a wheel pull
Sponsors: Masasyu Kennels, Finger Lakes Canine Training Center Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


January 2017

7th Annual Canine Snowfest Pull
January 7 - 8, 2017

Lake Placid, New York (5514 Cascade Rd (Route 73))

Results Posted

Saturday: Snow
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- PullStart: 11:00 AM


Sunday: Snow
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- PullStart: 9:30 AM


Fees: $15 for first dog, $10 ea additional Contacts: Daniel Plosila, 518-891-4413
Prizes: Ribbons 1st-4th, Rosettes & prizes form mt wt and top % pulled Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Novice clinic on Saturday after the sanctioned pull. $5 per dog Comments:  
Sponsors: North Elba Park District and Saranac Samoyeds Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


11th Annual Aditondack Snow Pull
January 14 - 15, 2017

Lake Placid, New York (5514 Cascade Rd (Route 73))

Results Posted

Saturday: Snow
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- PullStart: 11:00 AM


Sunday: Snow
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- PullStart: 9:30 AM


Fees: $15 for first dog, $10 ea additional Contacts: Daniel Plosila, 518-891-4413
Prizes: Ribbons 1st-4th, Rosettes & prizes form mt wt and top % pulled Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Novice clinic on Saturday after the sanctioned pull. $5 per dog Comments:  
Sponsors: North Elba Park District Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


Jim Lobdell Memorial Weight Pull
January 21 - 22, 2017

Clarendon, Pennsylvania (4790 Chaoman Dam)

Results Posted

Saturday: Snow
Weigh In: 10:00 AM -- 11:30 AM PullStart: 12:00 PM


Sunday: Snow
Weigh In: 8:30 AM -- 9:30 AM PullStart: 10:00 AM


Fees: $10 per dog Contacts: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Prizes: ribbons 1st-3rd, Prize for most weight and high percentage Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Novice clinic on Saturday after the sanctioned pull. Comments: Weight pull doesn't need pre-registration for Winterfest (only the sled races)
Sponsors: Tionesta Valley Snowmobilers Lodging:  
Directions: This is at the Chapman State Park    

 


February 2017

Annual Tug Hill Challenge
February 4 - 5, 2017

Lorraine, New York (C.C.C. Winona State Forest)

Results Posted

Saturday: Snow
Weigh In: 9:00 AM Pull Start: 10:30 AM


Sunday: Snow
Weigh In: 9:00 AM Pull Start: 9:30 AM


Fees: $15 for first dog, $10 ea additional Contacts: Diane Geitzenauer, 908-475-5447 [sambits@juno.com]
Prizes: Rosettes, ribbons, dog treats, cash Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Sat only after sanctioned pull $5 per dog Comments: You MUST clean up after your dog!
Sponsors:   Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


Todd's Winter pull
February 10 - 11, 2017

Stafford, Connecticut (367 Buckley Hwy)

Results Posted

Friday: Snow
Weigh In: 2:00 PM -- PullStart: 3:00 PM


Saturday: Snow
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- PullStart: 9:30 AM


Sunday: Snow
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- PullStart: 9:30 AM


Fees: $10 per dog Contacts: Todd Sheehan, 860-250-2396 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Prizes: Medals & robbons Chief: Todd Sheehan, 860-250-2396 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Novice:   Comments:  
Sponsors: PBG Alaskan Malamutes Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


12th Annual Lake Placid Snow Pull
February 18 - 19, 2017

Lake Placid, New York (5514 Cascade Rd (Route 73))

Results Posted

Saturday: Snow
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- PullStart: 11:00 AM


Sunday: Snow
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- PullStart: 9:30 AM


Fees: $15 for first dog, $10 ea additional Contacts: Daniel Plosila, 518-891-4413
Prizes: Ribbons 1st-4th, Rosettes & prizes form mt wt and top % pulled Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Novice clinic on Saturday after the sanctioned pull. $5 per dog Comments:  
Sponsors: North Elba Park District Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


March 2017

AMAEP/Tractor Supply - End of the Season Pull
March 4 - 5, 2017

Parkesburg, Pennsylvania (985 S. Octorara Trail)

Results Posted

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM PullStart: 9:30 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM PullStart: 9:30 AM


Fees: $15 per dog Contacts: Valarie Thawley, 302-366-8660 [blemon@nemours.org]
Prizes: Certificates 1st-3rd, MWP & High % ribbons Chief: Brenda Lemon, 302-366-8660 [blemon@nemours.org]
Novice:   Comments:  
Sponsors: AMAEP, Tractor Supply Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


1st Annual
March 18 - 19, 2017

Stafford, Connecticut (367 buckley Hwy)



Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 12:00 AM PullStart: 11:00 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 9:00 AM PullStart: 10:00 AM


Fees: $10 per dog Contacts: Todd Sheehan, 860-684-7442 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Prizes: Ribbons Chief: Todd Sheehan, 860-684-7442 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Novice:   Comments: Barbeque at and after the pull, bring something if you like. Thanks!
Sponsors: Oasis Church, Manchester Mufflers, PBG Malamutes Lodging:  
Directions:      

 




updated 03/13/2017



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