Thanks to all the judges, Thomas, Cameron, Sophie, Ashley and also to Aaron who filled up the pools for us!
And the winners of the Spinoni Olympics are:
Hot dog eating - Nina Samuel and Denali Ipcar-Landis
Best Costume/hat with an Italian theme, Guiseppe Parker, Denali Ipcar, Ella Cohen, the pirate! We also had a bunny and Massimo dressed up with an Italian shirt on!
Toys were given to all who dressed up for the occasion!
Best Kisser - Nina Samuel, Enza Hines
Dog and Owner look alike - Rick and Emma Morrow
Best Tail Wagger - Henry Haynes and Olivia Redner
Best Barker - Bart Rosman, Luna Dioguardi and Massimo Mihalik
Egg on a spoon - Henry Hayes, Pete Vanderbuilt and Denali Ipcar
Tennis ball toss - Bart Rosman, Henry Hayes and Massimo Mihalik - participants got to keep the tennis balls
Best swimmer - Enza Hines, Brasch Beyer-Bagnell and Annie Vanderbuilt
Traveled the farthest - Vivi Duda from VA, Arno Alvarez from Cape May, NJ and Leo, Atlanta and Chloe Lopatynski from West Chester, PA
Youngest - Bria Beyer-Bagnell - 5 months,
Olivia Redner -7 months and Massimo Mihalik - 8 1/2 months
Best beggar - Denali Ipcar-Landis
Best trick - Luna Dioguardi, Vivi Duda and Olivia Redner
Best lap dog - Henry Hayes, Luna Dioguardi and Ella Cohen
Toys were given out to the lap dogs!
Oldest - Beato Drosd - 10 years
Thanks to everyone for participating in the contests!!!!!
Cake - 2008
2008 - Group photo
2008 - Costume contest - Venetian gondoliers
Just having fun! Risky Business Napoleon
Best swimmers - Deanli and Oliver - both from Brooklyn, NY
Oldest Spinone - 13 yrs. and 4 months - 2007 - Duncan
1st place winner - hot dog eating contest Mario - Bracco Italiano