Soaring in SoCal Skyhoundz Disc Dog Challenge – July 15 & 16, 2017


Skyhoundz Classic Qualifier – July 15, 2017
Skyhoundz DiscDogathon Qualifier – July 16, 2017

304 Calle de la Paloma
Fallbrook, CA 92028
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View the competition results for this event here!
See photos from the event here and purchase multi-photo packages here!


Set-up time is 8:00am. Registration will start at 8:15am. Competitor meeting is at 9:00am and the competition will begin shortly after. Once the competition begins, we will not allow cars to drive in or out of the event venue.

Skyhoundz Classic Qualifier Divisions (July 15)

Open ($20) – 1 Round of Freestyle*
Sport Distance/ Accuracy ($20) – 1 Round of Distance/Accuracy.**
MicroDog Open ($20) – 1 Round of Freestyle.*
MicroDog Distance/Accuracy ($20) – 1 Round of Distance/Accuracy.**
Youth Freestyle ($20) – 1 Round of Freestyle.*
Pairs Freestyle ($20) – 1 Round of Freestyle.
Novice Distance/Accuracy ($10) – 1 Round of Distance/Accuracy.**

*Top 10 competitors will play an additional round of Distance/Accuracy and Freestyle.
** Top 10 competitors will play an additional round of Distance/Accuracy.

(Note: Youth Division competitors must be 15 years of age or younger as of December 31 of the year in which they are competing in the Youth Division.
MicroDogs must be fewer than 17 inches tall as measured from the ground to the withers as determined by Skyhoundz officials.)

Skyhoundz DiscDogathon Qualifier Divisions (July 16)

Freestyle ($15) – 1 Round.
Bullseye ($5) – 1 Round.
Spot Landing ($5) – 1 Round.
Time Trial ($5) – 1 Round.
Pairs Distance/Accuracy ($5) – 1 Round.

(Please note that only Hyperflite discs are allowed for use in Skyhoundz competitions. A full list of competition rules can be found on the Skyhoundz website.)

Online Pre-Registration

Divisions and competitor entry fees are listed below. The fees listed are the online pre-registration prices. On-site registration will be available on the morning of the event as well. However, in an effort to encourage online pre-registration, unregistered competitors that sign up on the morning of the competition will pay an additional $5 per event. (Changes to already pre-registered teams will not incur this fee.) Online pre-registration will close Thursday, July 13th at 5:00pm. Pre-payment is not required. Entry fees will be due in cash or check form on the morning of the event. We will not be accepting payments with credit cards.

Use the links below to register!

Skyhoundz Classic Qualifier (Saturday) Pre-Registration

Skyhoundz Discdogathon Qualifier (Sunday) Pre-Registration

Music for Freestyle Competitors

If you are registering for freestyle, please email your music to and include your name and dogs’ names in the email by Thursday, July 13th at 5:00pm. You may bring a CD for us to download on the morning of the event. However, we’d prefer it to be handled prior to the event. We will not be able to download music directly from phones or tablets.

Event Venue

Why Dogs Fly Ranch
304 Calle de la Paloma
Fallbrook, CA 92028

Parking within the venue itself will be very limited. Once filled, we will only allow drop-off of equipment. Overflow parking will be available at La Paloma Elementary School across the street. Once the competition begins, for safety reasons, we will not allow cars to drive in or out the event venue until the event is over.
This is a residence, so be mindful of excessive barking and do not leave any kind of waste.

Nearby, Pet-Friendly Lodging

Fallbrook Econolodge (2 miles from competition site. $20 pet fee.)
1608 S Mission Rd
Fallbrook, CA 92028
(760) 723-1127

Lake O’Neil Campground (9 miles from competition site.)
Santa Margarita Rd
Oceanside, CA 92058
(760) 725-4241

For competitors:

We expect the event to run no later than 4:00pm. Things to bring would be a kennel, chairs, and water & food for you and your dog(s). There are trees, but we recommend bringing an ez-up for shade. If you don’t have an ez-up, we may be able to arrange a loaner for you. We ask that your dog remains leashed or kenneled when not competing as a courtesy to other competitors.

Event Contacts

Please email Kirby McIlveen ( and/or Jeff Hill ( with any inquiries.


This event will proudly be benefiting K9 Spirit Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit dog rescue based out of Yorba Linda, CA. All proceeds will be donated to K9SO to help dogs in need.

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