Flyball is a relay race between two teams of four dogs. Each dog goes over four
jumps, triggers a box to release a ball, and then carries the ball back over the
four jumps. The dogs pass nose to nose at the start line. If a dog makes an error,
such as missing a jump, dropping the ball, or passing too early, they run again.
The first team to successfully complete the course wins. Dogs of all sizes & breeds
(including mixes) compete. It’s a great sport for dogs with lots of energy to burn.
Region 19 web page (Colorado, Wyoming & New Mexico) -www.region19flyball.com includes
a calendar of events, links for local clubs, and other information
North American Flyball Association -www.flyball.org sanctioning body for flyball
in US and Canada, team locator by state/province or region, rule book, resources,
complete database of events, titles, and dog points