Every month the plan is to introduce you to one of our members and their dogs, to give you a personal insight us. Each member will be asked the same 10 questions.
Our first victim is Tracy Evans :)
Name: Tracy Evans
Member since: 2013
No of Dogs: 1
Dog(s) name(s), sex, age(s) and breed(s): Oscar, GSD X Husky, 7 in Sept!!!!!
Lives in: Lincolnshire
Dog sports participated in: Canicross, bikejor and agility, (also done Companion dog shows)
Question 1: How did you start in the sport?
Recommended to me by a friend, I bought my first harness and belt in a stable top sale to raise money to save a stray dog, who found her own forever home in a near death state.
Question 2: Which was the first dog/dogs you raced?
Oscar my GSD x Husky
Question 3: How did you come to own your dog(s)?
Oscar was a rescue from the local dog pound he was 7 mts when we got him and we were his 4th home. He was a very scarred and underweight boy.
Question 4: Interesting fact about your dogs -
Oscar has a Diary in Your Dog magazine, & is total poser possible planning world domination.
Question 5: Interesting fact about yourself -
I have raced against Paula Radcliffe in a national x country race & it took me exactly twice as long to complete the course
Question 6: Biggest achievement in a race
Completing a half marathon with Oscar without collapsing despite doing the first mile in 8 minutes
Question 7: Dogs favourite treats -
Steakhouse Fleischeslust meat & treat buffalo flavour (its also the only treat he has stolen so far)
Question 8: Favourite Song
Bon Jovi - Living on a prayer
Question 9: Favourite Film
Top Gun, especially the volley ball bit
Question 10: Favourite cake
It has to be Chocolate cake, with Maggies Strawberry cake a close second
The International Agility Festival (IAF) will take place on 13, 14, 15 & 16 August 2015 at Rockingham Castle, Rockingham, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 8TH - The NATB have some members attending - we will update you with their results after the event.
Very excited for them - good luck guys!
See more about this show here: http://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/events/international-agility-festival/#sthash.vMmtJksa.dpuf
The NATBs will be keeping you up to date on their members, their dogs and events for the 2015/2016 Season. Hope you enjoy!