STORY BY JOCELYN DYE
The 2015 Canadian Border Collie Association Championships were held at the Bar U Ranch, just south of Longview, Alberta, on Aug. 27-30. This events hosts the top Canadian registered dogs and their handlers. This year’s just was Serge Van Der Zweep of the Netherlands. It was a large and tough field of competition with 21 Nursery dogs and 62 Open. This event rotates from east to west each year. The 2016 Championships will be held in Ontario.
The 2015 CBCA Nursery Champion was Scott Glen of Alberta and Dave. The Reserve Champion in this division was Bev Lambert of Ontario and River. The 2015 CBCA Open Champion was Nigel Watkins of the U.K. and Drift, while Reserve Champion went to Scott Glen with Alice.
Correction: An earlier version of this story had Scott Glen incorrectly listed as the CBCA Nursery Reserve Champion, and Bev Lambert as Champion. We apologize for this error.