The Dutch Championship was held during the weekend of November 5/6 and took place in the ‘Dogcenter’ in Kerkwijk, The Netherlands. The event was organised by Brigitte van Gestel from Canine Company and judged according to NDDB (‘Nederlandse Dog Dance Bond’ / Dutch Dog Dance Society) rules.
1. Marina Delsink with Cheb, Belgian Shepherd Groenendael (Dutch Champions 2011). Music: Maid of Orleans (Joan of Arc theme).
2. Lydia Bisonette with Ginger, Dobermann. Music: The look of love by Dusty Springfield (ballroom dance theme).
3. Esther Niemeijer with Jamie, Shetland Sheepdog. Music: Flight to Neverland by John Williams (Peter Pan theme).
4. Chanti Hazeleger with Bosco, Border Collie. Music: Robin Hood overture by Michael Kamen (Robin Hood theme).
5. Brigitte van Gestel with Djuna, Border Collie. Music: One Piece (Pirate theme).
1. Brigitte van Gestel with Twizzle, Border Collie (Dutch Champions 2011). Music: Bicycle race by Queen (bike riding theme).
2. Minna Yrjänä with Chic, Belgian Shepherd Malinois. Music: Bad boys by Will Smith (thief vs dog theme).
3. Esther Niemeijer with Jamie, Shetland Sheepdog. Music: La Valse d’Amélie by Yann Tierssen (mime theme).
4. Grietje Wagenaar with Floris, Border Collie. Music: Victory / Played-a-Live by Bond / Safri Duo.
5. Minna Yrjänä with Pinkki, Dutch Shepherd. Music: For Bitter or Worse by Anouk.
1. Bregtje Hut with Troy, Border Collie. Music: Candy Man by Christina Aguilera.
1. Bregtje Hut with Troy, Border Collie. Music: You Raise me Up by Celtic Woman.
Thank you to Esther Niemeijer for sending in the results.
Photos: Bjerring foto