OF FAME COMMITTEE:
The duties of the committee are to take
nominations, make recommendations, and submit them to the Board
Directors, for consideration for the Hall of Fame. The committee
will consist of the State Representative. that are, already in place.
All dogs that have a Super Grand Championship,
and meet all requirements as set forth in the criteria will
automatically go into the Hall of Fame without a vote of the Board
of Directors. The Handlers of the Super Grand Champion Hall of Fame
dogs will not be automatically put in to the Hall, for the reason
not all owners are handlers of the dog, there for they will be
looked at by the committee on a case by case bases.
All dogs meeting the requirements as set forth
in the criteria will be nominated and placed on the ballot to be
voted on by the Board of Directors.
The Hall of Fame Committee shall also take
nominations for dogs that do not meet the criteria, and by unanimous
vote of the Hall of Fame Committee, select 1 dog and 1 handler from
these nominations to be put on the ballot each year.
NOTE: only 1 dog and/or
1 handler may be put on the ballot each year through this method.
The Committee does not have to select a dog or handler each year.
Committee may also nominate two people per year, who has helped with
the NUCS, be it a Judge, Director, or anyone they see fit, to put
before the Board of Directors to vote on. This does not have to be
done every year. This will be decided on by a majority vote of the
Board of Directors.
The Hall of Fame Committee shall receive
nominations throughout the year, with these nominations sent to the
Committee Chairman by Jan. 1st. The Committee Chairman
will then send out Ballots to all Committee members by Feb. 1st,
for each member to vote on.
The ballots must be returned by March 1st
for the Chairman to present them to the Board of Directors for a
final vote. The nominees must receive a majority vote to be elected
to the Hall of Fame.
Any dog or handler that is elected to the Hall
of Fame shall be inducted the following year at the National Finals
Banquet. NOTE: Any dog
or Handler that has been elected to the NUCS Hall of Fame cannot be
taken away, unless it is proven that he/she was elected illegally.
Handlers will become eligible based on how many
Champions they have handled thru the years. It will be on a 100
point criteria explained below
Horizon Award will be for the person who has pioneered a division or
something new for the Sport, such as the youth Division for example
or maybe down the road a women’s division. Something that has helped
our sport to grow and that they have had a direct impact on. This
will be voted on by the committee each year, there does not have to
be an horizon award each year but will be looked at each year and
There will also be a place in the NUCS Hall of
Fame for the dog that reproduces Champions from their Blood Lines
and will be called Hall of Fame Reproducer.
The dogs must score 100 points from the
criteria that will be explained.
CRITERIA FOR NUCS HALL OF FAME
Any dog that has become a Grand Champion of the
NUCS will be eligible for nomination for the Hall of Fame. To be a
Grand Champion they must have 5 Championships in the
Open or Doubles Divisions
of NUCS, or 3 Championships in the Amateur Division.
When a dog has gotten its Super Grand
Championship, and this is when he/she has 10 NUCS Championships it
will automatically be inducted into the NUCS Hall Of Fame.
To be nominated for the at large nomination the
dog and the handler must have been in good standing with NUCS and
to be eligible for the Hall of Fame.
Reproducers Hall of Fame 100pts needed
for each son or daughter that becomes a Amateur Champion
for each son or daughter that becomes an Open or Doubles
for each son or daughter that becomes a Grand Champion
for each son or daughter that becomes a Super Grand Champion
Handlers Criteria 100pts needed
for each Championship
for each Grand Championship
for each National Finals Championship
for each Super Grand Championship
A list of nominees will be place on the web
site each year for the entire membership to see and send their
nomination to their Committee member. This will be updated 1 time
A NUCS Hall of Fame Plaque will be present each
year to the new Hall of Fame members, at the NUCS National Finals