2023 Nancy Pearce Youth Field Trial

Nov 14th, 2023 | FT Results and Reports

Dixie Trace Field Trial Association’s newest member, Pinewoods Bird Dog Club, held their inaugural running of the Nancy Pearce Youth Field Trial on November 11, 2023 at the beautiful Pinewoods Plantation Jeff Arnold in Monticello, Florida.  7 dogs were entered to run with their youth handlers that Saturday morning. It was a bit unseasonably warm when we turned the first dogs loose, but birds were in abundance which made for an exciting morning for the […]

Dixie Trace FTA Renewed Support

Jun 5th, 2023 | Sponsors

YFTA thanks Dixie Trace Field Trial Association for voting to renew their support. We’ll put your funds to good use promoting youth trials and helping clubs with their expenses where we can! You can find Dixie Trace FTA on Facebook.

Our Newest Sponsors!

Jun 5th, 2022 | Sponsors

Thank you to our newest sponsors and those recently renewing their support for Youth Field Trial Alliance: • Eddie and Carole Sholar • Bird Doggin • United States Amateur Derby Invitational • Eli Richardson III • Jamie & Allison Daniels • Dixie Trace Field Trial Association Youth Field Trial Alliance is dedicated to promoting youth field trials, training days, seminars and other events throughout the country. Please help us with your financial support. Thanks to […]

Dixie Trace FTA Youth Field Trials Rules

Nov 30th, 2021 | Standards and Rules

Copied from the Dixie Trace FTA Article XIII – Youth Trials A scholarship of $1000 will be awarded to the youth handler of the year.  Handler points will be calculated in the same manner as other handler awards are determined, number of dogs started X 1 for 3rd place, multiplied by 2 for 2nd place and multiplied by 3 for 1st place. The scholarship will be payable upon that student’s graduation from high school and enrollment in an […]

Dixie Trace FTA Youth Field Trial Scholarship Program

Jan 31st, 2021 | Awards and Scholarships

A scholarship of $1000 will be awarded to the Youth Handler of the Year. Handler points will be  calculated in the same manner as other handler awards are determined. The scholarship will be payable upon that student’s graduation from high school and enrollment in an institution of higher learning. • All youth trials must be advertised in the American Field. • Students must be 17 years and under to participate as a youth handler. • Our season is […]

Dixie Trace FTA Youth Handler Award

Oct 6th, 2020 | Awards and Scholarships

Congratulations to the winners of the first annual Dixie Trace FTA’s Youth Handler Award. The Winner is Addison Mcduffie from Cecil, Alabama, the Runner-Up is Bennett McFay from Blakely, Georgia. In the middle is Joe Rentz, President of the organization. The Dixie Trace Field Trial Association represents 37 field trial clubs in the Southeastern United States. Several of the member clubs in Georgia and Alabama host youth field trials for which points are calculated for the […]