The 2013 Blue Ridge Classic was held at Everett Farms in Pisgah Forest NC. Everett Farms is owned by George and Carrie Lenze and the farm manager is Joffery Merrill. A huge thank you to the Lenze family for hosting this event and to Joffery with his help before and during the trial. A tremendous thank you to the numerous volunteers: Seth Parker- set out pen, Karen Owens, Stephanie Owens, Tiffany Owens, Joe Parham, and Richard Brandon- Horse Set out Crew , Selma Parker - prepared our meal, Jean Singleton - delicious desert, Ellen Beasley, Diane Swift, - Time Keepers, Scribes and course take down, John Reynolds- videotaped, And Frank Smith- Judge and Course setup and take down. (Frank was a life saver) Thank you to all the handlers for supporting this event.

Our generous sponsors for the 2013 trial were:

The Lenze Family

Everett Farms LLC

American Border Collie Association

Kelly Lacy getting ready
McCrary and West catching up
Tony Stewart's Blue
Carol Anne's Styx
Karen and Joe setting cattle
Richard Brandon and Lad
Carol Ann's Stone
Trial I winner D.Parker's Boss
Ellen, Diane, Frank and Joffrey
Trial I Winners,Dwight with Boss and Craig,Carol Anne with Stone and Tony with Blue
Frank Smith's Hemp
Richard getting ready
Trial II winner Dwight's Lucy
Joe Parham's Scooter


2013 Blue Ridge Cattle Dog Championship Results

Open I - 13 Dogs

1st- Dwight Parker - Boss

2nd- Carol Ann Bailey - Stone

3rd- Tony Stewart - Blue

4th- Dwight Parker - Craig

5th- Richard Brandon - Dude

Open II - 13 Dogs

1st- Dwight Parker - Lucy

2nd- Tony Stewart - Blue

3rd- Dwight Parker - Craig

4th Joe Parham - Scooter

5 th Carol Ann Bailey - Stone



Updated: September 2015  

Page Author: D. Parker