CAPITAL CITY DOG SPORT ASSOCIATION
Working Dog Competition Training Club
Established 1979

The Dog Sports Open is a unique biting sports dog show held at Cher Car Kennels in St. Johns, Michigan which features agility, obedience and personal protection exercises.  This event is one of the most popular personal protection tournaments in the country and the longest continuously running event of its kind in North America, having originally started as the "Renegade Classic" in 1984.

 
MICHIGAN
CAPITAL CITY DOG SPORT ASSOCIATION

St. Johns, MI (O) hosts the 23rd Annual DOG SPORTS OPEN
Saturday, August 21-22, 2021 
PROTECTION DOG TOURNAMENT

Judges:  (pending) -
Entries 8:00-9:00 am, Trial begins at 9:30 am
Entry Fee:  $50 for PROTECTION DOG COMPETITION,

Pre-entries Encouraged (see on-line form)
Please mail pre-entry so it is received no later than August 15, 2021




Trial Site
: Cher Car Kennels - 4215 S Lowell - St. Johns, Michigan 48879 
 
From east or west: I96 to Grand River - exit east to first light at Frances Rd - turn left (north) for 13 miles to Centerline Rd - turn right (east) 1.7 miles to S. Lowell Road - turn left (north).   Kennel is 0.7 miles north on right.

From north or south: US 127 north to Price Rd - exit west for 6.6 miles to S. Lowell Rd - turn right (north).  Kennel is 1.6 miles north on right.


 
Chairperson: Cheryl Carlson (517) 719-0208  CherylCarlson@CherCarKennels.com

Mail entries to:  CCDSA Trial Secretary at 4215 S. Lowell Road in
 St. Johns, MI 48879
 (989) 224-7225  TrialSecretary@CCDSA.org 

LOCATION AND ACCOMMODATIONS


Trial Site


Cher Car Kennels

Address: 4215 S Lowell Road, St Johns, MI 48879

Phone: (989) 224-7225

 

Hotels/Motels


St. Johns Motel

Address1212 N Old U.S. 27, St Johns, MI 48879

Phone(989) 224-2321

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 8.4 mi (14 min)


Sleep Inn Lansing North/Dewitt

Address1101 Commerce Park Dr, Dewitt, MI 48820

Phone(517) 669-8823

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 14 mi (20 minutes)


Ramada Lansing Hotel and Conference Center

Address7501 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917

Phone(517) 627-3211

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 17.2 mi (23 min)

 

Days Inn Lansing

Address7711 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917

Phone(517) 627-8471

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 17.2 mi (23 min)

 

Red Roof Inn Lansing West

Address7412 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917

Phone(517) 321-7246

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 17.3 mi (23 min)

  

Comfort Inn

Address525 N Canal Rd, Lansing, MI 48917

Phone(517) 627-8381

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 17.3 mi (23 min)

 

Residence Inn by Marriott Lansing West

Address922 Delta Commerce Dr, Lansing, MI 48917

Phone(517) 886-5030

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 17.6 mi (24 min)

 

Motel 6 Lansing

Address7326 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917

Phone(517) 321-1444

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 18.3 mi (28 min)

 

Best Western DeWitt

Address1055 Aaron Dr, Dewitt, MI 48820

Phone(517) 374-0000

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 18.5 mi (23 in)


American Heritage Inn

Address1681 E Grand River Ave, Portland, MI 48875

Phone(517) 647-2200

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 19.6 mi (28 min)


Courtyard by Marriott Lansing

Address2710 Lake Lansing Rd, Lansing, MI 48912

Phone(517) 482-0500

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 19.9 mi (25 min)


Hampton Inn East Lansing

Address3121 E Grand River Ave, Lansing, MI 48912

Phone(517) 351-1440

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 20.3 mi (26 min)


Quality Suites Lansing

Address3121 E Grand River Ave, Lansing, MI 48912

Phone(517) 351-1440

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 21.7 mi (29 min)

 

Camping


Sleepy Hollow State Park

Address7835 E Price Rd, Laingsburg, MI 48848

Phone(517) 651-6217

Distance from Cher Car Kennels: 13.8 mi (19 min)

Pictures from previous DOG SPORTS OPEN events
2020 Dog Sports Open - Pandemic Year
2019 Dog Sports Open
2018 Dog Sports Open
2017 Dog Sports Open
2016 Dog Sports Open

To view picture albums of the 2016 DOGS SPORTS OPEN, please click

https://carolefield.smugmug.com/DOG-SPORTS-OPEN-Protection-Tou

2015 Dog Sports Open