2021 MCOA National Specialty

Sweepstakes

SWEEPSTAKES RULES AND REGULATIONS

Eligibility
Revised January 2019

The Mastiff Club of America Sweepstakes is open to all dogs who on the first day of the show, will be 6 months of age and under 18 months of age. There are no restrictions on who may handle entries in the sweepstakes.

Dogs shown in Sweepstakes must also be entered in one of the regular classes. Entry fee is $20.00 per entry.
Show Sweepstakes and age division as an “Additional Class” on the entry form.

Sweepstakes Classification (National & Independent)
Junior Dogs-6 months and under 9 months
Junior Dogs, 9 months and under 12 months
Senior Dogs- 12 months and under 15 months
Senior Dogs, 15 months and under 18 months
(Same Classes for Bitches)
Best In Sweepstakes (Junior)
Best of Opposite Sweepstakes (Junior)
Best In Sweepstakes (Senior)
Best of Opposite Sweepstakes (Senior
Grand Sweepstakes Winner

First Place winners in each class of Juniors will compete for Best In Junior Sweepstakes and Best of Opposite Sex in Junior Sweepstakes.

First Place winners in each class of Seniors will compete for Best In Senior Sweepstakes and Best of Opposite Sex in Senior Sweepstakes.

Best In Junior Sweepstakes and Best In Senior Sweepstakes will then compete for Grand Winner of Sweepstakes.

Mastiff Sweepstakes Division of Prize Money (National & Independent)
After 35% is retained by the club to defray expenses, the remaining balance will be divided as follows:
Best in Junior Sweepstakes 5%
Best In Senior Sweepstakes 5%
The remaining money will be divided by class as follows:
First Place in each class 40%
Second Place in each class 30%
Third Place in each class 20%
Fourth Place in each class 10%

VETERAN SWEEPSTAKES RULES AND REGULATIONS
Eligibility

The Mastiff Club of America Sweepstakes is open to all dogs who on the first day of the show, will be 6 years of age and older. Dogs and Bitches which have been altered (castrated or spayed) may be entered.

There are no restrictions on who may handle entries in the sweepstakes.

Dogs shown in Veteran Sweepstakes DO NOT have to be entered in one of the regular classes. Entry fee is $20.00 per entry. Show Veteran Sweepstakes and age division as an “Additional Class” on the entry form.

Veteran Sweepstakes Classification

Veteran Dogs, 6 years and under 8 years
Veteran Dogs 8 years and under 10 years
Veteran Dogs, 10 years and older
(Same Classes for Bitches)

Best Veteran Dog In Sweepstakes
Best Veteran Bitch In Sweepstakes
Grand Veteran Sweepstakes Winner

First Place winners in each class of Veterans Dogs will compete for Best Veteran Dog in Sweepstakes.

First Place winners in each class of Veterans Bitch will compete for Best Veteran Bitch in Sweepstakes.

Best Veteran Dog in Sweepstakes and Best Veteran Bitch in Sweepstakes will then compete for Grand Veteran Sweepstakes Winner.

Mastiff Veteran Sweepstakes Division of Prize Money
After 35% is retained by the club to defray expenses, the remaining balance will be divided as follows:
Best Veteran Dog in Sweepstakes 5%
Best Veteran Bitch in Sweepstakes 5%

The remaining money will be divided by class as follows:
First Place in each class 40% Second Place in each class 30% Third Place in each class 20% Fourth Place in each class 10%