On behalf of the Master National Retriever Club, 2023 President Keith Maready expressed his appreciation to the Landowners and Sponsors of this year’s event at the Opening Ceremony on Thursday, October 26, 2023. Judy Rasmuson, Fred and Gloria Nusbickel, Steve and Peggy Roegiers, Chris and Cynthia Parkinson, Yvonne Hays, Jeff Schuett and Lynn Dubose and Mike Lardy so generously let us use their magnificent grounds.
And to our generous Sponsors: ASD Avery sporting dog, Purina Pro Plan, Garmin, dogtra, Duck Dog, Believet, Pat Burns, Joy Dog Food, Mom’s Gourmet, Retriever Results and Sport Dog brand, a big shout out!
In addition Beckey Malphus the Clayton Crawford Award Winner, and Jim Windam, the Handler of the year were also recognized. Landowners and Sponsors were presented with gifts for their generous support of the Master National Retriever Club. Our 2023 event became the Largest Outdoor Performance event in AKC History! Thank you to all who participated and supported us!