AWC Versatility Award

The American Whippet Club is the national breed club for Whippets within the American Kennel Club. The AWC promotes responsible breeding, training and competition for showing, lure coursing, racing, obedience and the overall versatility of the Whippet. To promote the versatility of the breed, the AWC rewards its member’s whippets with the Award of Versatility when certain criteria have been met.  

Please download a .pdf of the AWC Versatility Application to apply for the award and to see point values for qualifying events and titles.

Mail the completed application to:

Versatility Chair

Cydney Petit

8043 Highfield Ct.   

Cincinnati, OH 45242

cydney.petit@uky.edu

 

The Versatility Award Titles

AV Award of Versatility

CAV Champion Award of Versatility

AVX Award of Versatility Excellent

CAVX Champion Award of Versatility Excellent

 

AV REQUIREMENTS

* The CAV will be awarded to AKC Champions who have completed the AV requirements.

AVX REQUIREMENTS

* The CAVX will be awarded to AKC Champions who have completed the AV requirements.

A minimum of 10 points must be earned

A minimum of 15 points must be earned

The AKC CD title must be earned (3 points)

The AKC CD title must be earned (3 points)

1 point must come from Coursing (D.) OR Racing (J.)

3 points must come from Coursing (D.) OR Racing (J.)

Points must come from at least three (3) groups

(excluding Miscellaneous and Rally)

Points must come from at least four (4) groups

(excluding Miscellaneous and Rally)

You may only use ONE achievement in each category

(except Miscellaneous)

You may only use ONE achievement in each category

(except Miscellaneous)

A maximum of 2 points may come from the

Miscellaneous category

A maximum of 3 points may come from the  Miscellaneous category

A maximum of 5 points can come from a single or

related sport. (Rally and Obedience are related sports)

A maximum of 7 points can come from a single or related sport. (Rally and Obedience are related sports)

 

One category must have a minimum of 4 points earned

 

At least 1 point must be earned from one of the following categories; Agility (A.), Flyball (F.), Nosework (G.) OR Tracking (K.).

 

The same achievements applied to earn the AV can be applied to earn the AVX.  The AV/AVX or CAV/CAVX can be applied for at the same time.

If a dog is deceased at the time of application, the owner has until the end of the calendar year following the year of death to complete and submit the application. 

 

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