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YKC Newark Activity Weekend

Friday 26 - Sunday 28th October 2018

Newark Showground

There is something to suit everyone at our Autumn dog training weekend, you can come for just one day, or camp and attend for all three days. Created with our members in mind, we also host a variety of dog activity training and YKC Crufts qualifiers all in one place.

Booking Information

This activity weekend will take place from Friday 26th till Sunday 28th October 2018.  

It will feature dog training for multiple disciplines, YKC Crufts Competitions and a social programme each evening.

The weekend is open for all Young Kennel Club members and the cost of training and social activities is £30 per member per day. The cost of competing is £5.00 per competition and £15 per Flyball team. For this event day places are available or you can attend all weekend. Spaces are allocated on a first come first served basis.

If the member is under 18 years of age then one accompanying parent/guardian must also attend at no extra charge.

Entries Close: 21 September 2018


Training sessions on Friday and Saturday

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If you would like to camp at the venue, the cost is £12 per night (£36 if staying all 3 days) and you can book below:

Extra Activities

Friday 26th October, 7:30pm

Pumpkin Party

A great chance for you to meet or catch up with your YKC friends and carve out a spooky Halloween pumpkin! Please bring your own pumpkin.

Saturday 27th October, 11:30am

Scent Demonstration

During the day, a demonstration will take place showing off the power of the dog's nose. The demo will show you what things your dog is capable of doing, and how you can get your dog started in dog scent fun!

Saturday 27th October, 7:30pm

Party Games

nother great night of entertainment with fun party games perfect for some Halloween fun. Open to all. Please note, all members under 18 years MUST be accompanied by a parent/guardian


Saturday 27th


Sunday 28th

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(Course Walking 8.45am)
(Briefing 10.00am)
(Briefing 8.30am)
9.30am 11.00am




Please be advised that Young Kennel Club members may be photographed or filmed at events, either individually or in a group and that these images may be used for Kennel Club purposes only. To opt out of any images of yourself or your child being used from Young Kennel Club activities or events you can email us