Sheepdog Workers International Field Trials (SWIFT)


Sheepdog Workers International Field Trials also known as SWIFT is based on ISDS trial rules with an emphasis on the element and ability of a working dog to drive. Trial course elements may include gathering, driving, penning, shedding, singling and/or a double lift. Obstacles consist of the pen, holding ring, fetch gates and/or cross drive gates. Sheepdog Workers International Field Trials is an affiliate club of the Australian Sheep Dog Workers’ Association.

Keen to become a member and particpitate in sheepdog trials?

Call Trina the club secretary on 0431 882 553 (leave a message if you get the answering service)

Sheepdog Workers International Field Trials Information Day

On Sunday the 13th March 2016 Sheepdog Workers International Field Trials (SWIFT) held an information day. The information day was held at Trina McEwin's place at Frenches Creek just outside Boonah. Kate Beck and Trina McEwin provided most of the information on the day. Trina's place is going to be the springboard trialing venue as Sheepdog Workers International Field Trials continues to grows and spread. Over time other trialing venues will come onboard.