Region 5 Upcoming Events

2017/2018 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 31 pulls

24 pulls scheduled so far this season

 

September 2017

17th Annual Lake Placid Pull
September 2 - 3, 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 1st-4th, rosettes and prizes top wt. & 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: This pull is located at the North Elba Show Grounds    

 


Steve Jackson's Annuyal Mega Birthday Bash
September 16 - 17, 2017

Remsen, New York (9568 Old Stage Road)



Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 10:00 AM -- 11:00 AM Pull Start: 11:15 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- 10:00 AM Pull Start: 9:15 AM


Fees: Members $15 first dog, $12 ea additional; Non-members $20 per dog Contacts: Michele Izzo, 315-725-2470 [mizzo@remsencsd.org]
Prizes: Ribbons 1st-4th place Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Novice Saturday only after the sanctioned pull Comments: Drag sleds and window weights for sale
Sponsors: West Side Weight Pull and JCA of Utica Lodging: Overnight camping is available on the grounds
Directions:      

 


2nd Annual Pull with the Dogs
September 30, 2017 -- October 1, 2017

Stafford, Connecticut (367 Buckley Hwy)



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


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 9:00 AM Pull Start: 10:00 AM


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

 


October 2017

Columbus Weekend in New England
October 7 - 8, 2017

Westfield, Massachusetts (137 Russelville Rd)



Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 8:45 AM Pull Start: 9:00 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 8:45 AM Pull Start: 9:00 AM


Fees: $15 per dog Contacts: Jane Palinkas, (860)379-2155 [janesmals@aol.com]
Prizes: Rosettes Chief: Susan Gallagher, 802-728-6565 [longtrailmals@gmail.com]
Novice:   Comments:  
Sponsors:   Lodging:  
Directions: This is at the Westfield Fairgrounds    

 


Capital Region Wt Pull
October 28 - 29, 2017

Glenmont, New York (64 Hannay Lane)



Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 10:00 AM -- 11:00 AM Pull Start: 11:15 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:30 AM -- 9:00 AM Pull Start: 9:15 AM AM


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

 


November 2017

Todd's November pull
November 4 - 5, 2017

Stafford, Connecticut (367 Buckley Hwy)



Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 2:30 PM -- 4:00 PM Pull Start: 4:00 PM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- 10:00 AM Pull Start: 10:00 AM


Fees: $10 per dog Contacts: Todd Sheehan, 860-250-2396 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Prizes: Ribbons Chief: Todd Sheehan, 860-250-2396 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Novice:   Comments:  
Sponsors: Oasis Church, PBG Malamutes, Manchester Muffer, Accurate Security LLC Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


Todd's Thanksgiving pull
November 18 - 19, 2019

Stafford, Connecticut (367 Buckley Hwy)

T E N T A T I V E

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 2:30 PM -- 4:00 PM Pull Start: 4:00 PM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- 10:00 AM Pull Start: 10:00 AM


Fees: $10 per dog Contacts: Todd Sheehan, 860-250-2396 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Prizes: Ribbons Chief: Todd Sheehan, 860-250-2396 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Novice:   Comments:  
Sponsors: Oasis Church, Manchester Muffler, PBG Malamutes, Accurate Security, LLC Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


December 2017

Todd's Christmas Pull
December 9 - 10, 2017

Stafford, Connecticut (367 Buckley Hwy)

T E N T A T I V E

Saturday: Wheels
Weigh In: 8:00 AM -- 10:00 AM Pull Start: 10:30 AM


Sunday: Wheels
Weigh In: 9:00 AM -- 10:00 AM Pull Start: 10:00 AM


Fees: $10 per dog Contacts: Todd Sheehan, 860-250-2396 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Prizes: Ribbons Chief: Todd Sheehan, 860-250-2396 [tjsmalamutes@hotmail.com]
Novice:   Comments:  
Sponsors: Oasis Church, Manchester Muffler, PBG Malamutes, Accurate Security, LLC Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


January 2018

8th Annual Canine Snowfest Pull
January 6 - 7, 2018

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



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:      

 


12th Annual Aditondack Snow Pull
January 27 - 28, 2017

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



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:      

 


February 2018

Annual Tug Hill Challenge
February 4 - 5, 2017

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



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 per dog (no discount this year) Contacts: Diane Geitzenauer, 908-475-5447 [sambits@juno.com]
Prizes: Rosettes, ribbons, cash Chief: Steve Jackson, 717-487-2941 [WendyL3@comcast.net]
Novice: Novice pull on Saturday only for $5 per entry Comments:  
Sponsors:   Lodging:  
Directions:      

 


13th Annual Lake Placid Snow Pull
February 17 - 18, 2017

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



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:      

 




updated 09/22/2017



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