Field Events

Ionia Recreation WMA

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Artwork by Gail Richardson

 

2020 Field Trial Information*

September 27 - October 1, 2021

2020 Field Trial Chair-  John Schoonover

2020 Field Trial Secretary - Jodi Quesnell

All stakes will be To Follow

2020 Amateur National Championship- 45 minute with Retrieve - open to all qualified GWPs

2020 National Championship- 1 hour with retrieve - open to all qualified GWPs 

Judges - TBA*

 

2021 Field Trial Information

October 4 - conclusion

Field Trial Chair-  Liz Dixon 

Field Trial Secretary - Stacy Risler

All stakes will be To Follow

2021 Derby Classic- 30 minutes

2021 Amateur National Championship- 45 minute with Retrieve - open to all qualified GWPs

2020 & 2021 Field Futurity- open to all properly nominated GWPs for the year which they are qualified and properly nominated - 30 min with call back for a retrieve

 2021 Puppy Classic - 20 minutes 

2021 National Championship- 1 hour with retrieve - open to all qualified GWPs 

 

Judges - TBA *

Premium List will be posted here as soon as available 

 

Wrangler- Will Langley

Will Langley - (810) 338-8980 or Kathi Langley - (810) 338-0355

It is the responsibility of each individual to make their own arrangements with the wrangler if they

need a horse by the brace, day, or weekend.

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Hunt Test Information

October 4

Hunt Test Chairman- Tom Jarnich

Hunt Test Secretary - Beth Schmidt

Judges - TBA*

Premium list will be posted here as soon as available

*(pending AKC approval)

Meals onsite

Hospitality Chair:  Nick Schmidt, Mooses' BBQ

Meals will be available using all mandated safety measures

Sponsors: 

Purina 

Nick & Beth Schmidt

Twin Cities GWPC

 

Directions to the Trial Grounds: 

IONIA RECREATION AREA, HARWOOD ROAD, IONIA, MICHIGAN

I-96 EXIT 67 (M-66), THREE MILES NORTH TO DAVID HWY.,

LEFT TO HARWOOD RD., RIGHT TO CLUBHOUSE

Some areas around the clubhouse and barn are restricted.

DO NOT stake out horses or dogs in these areas.

All participants are responsible for cleaning up their area, removing horse manure & hay

and filling dog holes. Violators will be fined!

A Michigan Motor Vehicle Park Permit is required to park on the grounds.

Permit can be purchased on premises.  They will CHECK that all vehicles have one!

CLUBS AND PARTICIPANTS DO NOT HAVE EXCLUSIVE USE OF THE GROUNDS,

ANY CONFLICTS OR PROBLEMS WITH NON-FIELD TRIALERS THAT

MAY ARISE SHOULD BE REPORTED TO THE FIELD TRIAL COMMITTEE IMMEDIATELY.

Motels:

Super 8, 7245 South State Road, Ionia, Michigan  616-597-6974

Midway Motel   7076 South State Road, Ionia, Michigan (616) 527-6570

Ameri-Host Inn 423 Brown Blvd Ionia Michigan (616) 527-2200

Wrangler:

Will Langley - (810) 338-8980 or Kathi Langley - (810) 338-0355

It is the responsibility of each individual to make their own arrangements with the wrangler if they need

a horse by the brace, day, or weekend.

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