Official AKC Rally Virtual Entry Form

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IMPORTANT Read the Instructions carefully before filling out the entry. Complete all of the required fields. The sire and dam are required if known. Next, be sure to read the Agreement and type your name in the signature box. Remember to add the correct Rally Course number and a working YouTube video link; then verify ALL the information is correct before you submit the form.


No form will be processed without your signature!!

Erroneous or incomplete entry forms will not be accepted and will have to be re-submitted in their entirety. 


IF YOU NEED TO MAKE A CORRECTION TO AN ALREADY-SUBMITTED ENTRY, PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT A NEW ENTRY FORM (THUS CAUSING A DUPLICATE ENTRY THAT NEEDS TO BE RESOLVED)!  To make a correction, please send email to Rally-VRE@akc.org and reference Owner's Name, Dog's Registered Name, Dog's AKC Reg #, and Course #.

Dog Information

                           Must include the appropriate letters. Do not use spaces or hyphens.

Owner Information
Junior Handler Information
Rally Course Submittal
INSTRUCTIONS: Enter the Rally Course Number that corresponds with the YouTube Link you are submitting. The privacy settings for this video must be set to allow anyone with the link to view the performance. You must use the YouTube generated link.

Payment Information


*** Be sure to read the Official Rules and sign below. No form will be processed without your signature! ***

INSTRUCTIONS

1. The AKC Rally Virtual Entry is limited to the AKC Rally Novice B class or the Rally Intermediate class. By submitting this entry form you agree that the dog entered is eligible for the class entered.

 

2. A dog must be entered in the name of the person who actually owned it at the time the entry is submitted. If a registered dog has been acquired by a new owner it must be entered in the name of its new owner after the date of acquirement, regardless of whether the new owner has received the registration certificate indicating that the dog is recorded in his/her name. State on entry form whether transfer application has been mailed to the AKC. (For complete rules, refer to Chapter 11, Section 3.)

 

3. Dogs listed in the AKC Canine Partners Program are eligible to submit AKC Rally Virtual Entries. These dogs should be listed as All American Dog and must include their AKC Number on the entry form and check the “AKC No.” box. Sire and Dam information shall remain blank for mixed breed entrants.


Official Rules

 

The American Kennel Club, Inc., 101 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10178 is the sponsor of this event.

 

The AKC Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidelines govern this event and are available on the American Kennel Club website.  Click here to view the AKC Rally Regulations. All judging will be performed by an AKC approved Rally judge. Results will be provided by email, and will appear on the dog’s AKC record, not later than 30-45 days from the submission of a completed-in-full entry.

 

By entering the event, you agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the AKC in effect at the time of the event, and any additional published rules and regulations and any decision made in accord with them. You agree that AKC has the right to refuse to allow your entry as AKC deems sufficient. You certify that you are (we are) the actual legal owner(s) of the dog, whose name and information you have entered above. You certify and represent that the dog entered is not a hazard to persons or other dogs. You understand that you are participating in this event at your own risk.


YouTube is not a sponsor of this event. All entries must comply with YouTube’s Community Guidelines and if you fail to do so your entry will be disqualified.


Collection and Use of Personal Information: By entering the event, entrant’s and Parents agree to AKC’s collection, use and disclosure of entrants's and Parent's personal information as described in AKC’s Privacy Statement; and entrants and Parents agree that personal data submitted with an entry, including but not limited to name, mailing address, phone number and email address may be collected, processed, shared, disclosed, stored, maintained and otherwise used by AKC for the purposes of conducting and administering the event; for marketing purposes by the AKC, its affiliates, clients, assignees and licensees; and for any other purpose outlined in these Official Rules. 


In consideration of the acceptance of your participation and of the holding of this event and of the opportunity to participate, you (we) will indemnify, defend and hold AKC and its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, officers, directors, or agents; any provider of services that are necessary to hold this event (including but not limited to YouTube); and any volunteers of the aforementioned parties (“Indemnitees”) harmless from (“Indemnify”) any and all claims, costs, liabilities, judgments, expenses or damages (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) (i) arising out of any breach of this Agreement or any representation you (we) made herein; (ii) any actual or alleged physical damage to tangible property (including my dog) and/or personal injuries, including death, to any person (including me (us)), or the alleged negligent act(s) or omission(s) or alleged willful misconduct by you (us).

 

You (we) give irrevocable permission and a license to AKC, its parent, affiliates, clients, assignees, and licensees to use your name, voice, personal information, performance and likeness (“name/likeness”) and the name/likeness of your dog, in photographs, portraits, pictures, electronic or digital images, tape, film, video footage, television, live-stream and all reproductions thereof in any form whatsoever, completely or in part (the “Materials”) for any reason; to distribute such productions publicly in any manner whatsoever; and to issue and authorize publicity concerning such productions. 


You (we) agree that the Materials’ use need not be submitted to you for approval and that AKC, its parent, affiliates, licensees, agents and assignees and others working for it or on its behalf shall be without liability to you for any distortion or illusionary effect resulting from the creation, publication or broadcast of the event.  You (we) hereby waive any rights and any and all claims arising under the Visual Artists Rights Act, 17 U.S.C. 106A, and any comparable state or local law, as amended from time to time, with respect to the Image.  You (we) further agree that You (we) shall have no claim to any compensation.

 

YOU (WE) AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ENTRY, EXHIBITION OR PARTCIPATION IN THE EVENT BETWEEN THE AKC OR AS TO THE CONSTRUCTION, INTERPRETATION AND EFFECT OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE SETTLED BY ARBITRATION PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION. HOWEVER, PRIOR TO ARBITRATION ALL APPLICABLE AKC BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES MUST FIRST BE FOLLOWED AS SET FORTH IN THE AKC CHARTER AND BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS, PUBLISHED POLICIES AND GUIDELINES.


I (we) hereby warrant that I am (we are) 21 years of age or older and have the right to enter into this agreement and grant the rights hereunder.

I (we) certify that electronic typed signatures sent via email shall serve as original signatures.
If applicable:
a minor child under the age of 21 years, and I hereby consent to the terms set forth herein as they apply to the minor under my charge.
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Please Scroll Up and Verify that all fields of data are what you intended to submit, including the Email Associated with PayPal Account and Video Link fields. Please verify auto-fill has not changed the data from what you originally intended!

AFTER CLICKING SUBMIT, A CONFIRMATION SCREEN WILL APPEAR - PLEASE BE SURE TO CLICK THE LINK PROVIDED TO PAY THE $28 ENTRY FEE USING PAYPAL. ONCE YOUR ENTRY AND PAYMENT HAVE BEEN MATCHED UP WE WILL ASSIGN AN AKC RALLY LICENSED JUDGE TO REVIEW YOUR RUN, THEN SEND AN EMAIL WITH YOUR SCORED RESULTS.  It is currently taking 3-4 weeks to get emailed scored results back to the exhibitor.