Dancing Paws members have earned numerous titles and special awards.

Scroll down to see our honor roll of titles and  recognitions.

At Dancing Paws of Maine we encourage and support participation in all freestyle-related venues and sports.  The main focus of our membership has been Rally-FrEe and Musical Freestyle under the auspices of Rally Freestyle Elements.  Titles earned under that umbrella are listed below.  Titles earned in other venues appear at the bottom of the page.

RFE Freestyle

Newcomer MF/NC

Pat and Chase

Diana and Astro

Sandy and Nellie

Nancy and Perry

Entry MF/E

Paula and Talus

Robyn and Hiker

Judith and Luna

Judith & Wiggin

Judith & Penny

Diana & Skipper

Pat and Teagan

Paula and Obie

 

 

 

 

Novice MF/N

Paula and Talus

Judith and Luna

Judith & Penny

Pat and Chase

Pat and Teagan

Diana and Astro

Diana & Skipper

Paula and Obie

Nancy and Perry

Excellent MF/X

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith and Luna

Diana and Astro

Diana & Skipper

Judith & Penny

Master MF/M

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith and Luna

Judith & Penny

Champion MF/CH

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith and Luna

Grand Champion MF/GrCH

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith and Luna

Elite Novice MF/E-N

Judith and Luna

RFE InSync

Entry InS/E

Diana and Astro

Diana & Skipper

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Robyn and Hiker

Judith and Luna

Judith & Penny

Paula and Obie

Novice InS/N

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith and Luna

Judith & Penny

Diana & Skipper

Paula and Obie

Excellent InS/X

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith and Luna

Judith& Penny

Masters InS/M

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith and Luna

Champion InS/Ch

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith & Luna

Grand Champion InS/GrCH

Paula and Rose

Judith & Luna (Sr)

 

Trifecta Grand Champion Tri-GrCH (Sr)

Judith and Luna

RFE Rally-FrEe

Nov. R-FE/Pre-N

Diana and Skipper

Novice R-FE/N

Diana and Dory

Carolyn & Bigzbee

Nancy and Beck

Darcy and Jessie

Anne & Scarlett

Sandy and Nellie

Janelle & Daisy

Pat and Chase

Diana and Astro

Judith & Wiggin

Judith and Fiesta

Paula and Rose

Paula and Talus

Judith and Penny

Diana and Skipper

Intermediate R-FE/X

Diana and Astro

Diana and Skipper

Sandy and Nellie

Anne and Scarlett

Carolyn & Bigzbee

Pat and Chase

Janelle and Daisy

Judith and Luna

Judith and Wiggin

Judith and Penny

Masters R-FE/M

Pat and Chase

Anne and Scarlett

Carolyn & Bigzbee

Diana and Astro

Judith & Wiggin

Judith and Luna

Sandy and Nellie

Judith and Penny

Champion R-FE/CH

Sandy and Nellie

Judith and Luna

Judith & Wiggin

Pat and Chase

Diana and Astro

Judith & Penny

Grand Champion R-FE/GrCH

Diana and Astro

Judith and Luna

Judith & Wiggin

Judith & Penny

Skills Test Novice

 

Judith & Wiggin

Judith & Penny

Judith & Dreidel

Diana & Skipper

 

Skills Test Int/Adv

Judith & Wiggin

Diana & Skipper

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

In addition to titling in freestyle and Rally-FrEe, some of our members have earned recognition for their contributions to the greater freestyle community, both at the regional and national levels. Shortly after receiving an appreciation from the New England freestyle family for her beautiful performances (8 scores of 100 as of this writing) and strong support for people at all levels in freestyle, Paula Winsor also received inernational recognition as the first recipient of the Diane Balkavich Heart of Freestyle Award from Rally Freestyle Elements.
In 2020 Judith Stoodley received a Trailblazer Award, and in 2021 a Take a Bow Award for her contributions to Rally Freestyle Elements and the Story Teller Award in honor of Michele Pouliot for the story telling nature of her performances.
And in 2024 Diana Logan was awarded the Poetry in Motion Award for the dancerly qualities she brings to her choreography.

 

Both Paula and Judith have also received the Diane Must Be Smiling award from Unleashed Dance Company for having earned a score of 20 in Teamwork and Engagement in competition.

Other venues our members have competed successfully in include WCFO freestyle and Cyber Rally-O Dance Division.

Cyber Rally-O Dance

D-CRO-Preliminary

Anne and Scarlett

Carolyn & Bigzbee

Carolyn & Nerys

Pat and Chase

D-CRO-PreBr

Pat and Chase

Anne and Scarlett

Carolyn & Bigzbee

Carolyn & Nerys

D-CRO-Br (Bronze)

Carolyn & Nerys

Pat and Chase

Anne and Scarlett

Carolyn & Bigzbee

D-CRO-PreSi

Anne and Scarlett

Carolyn & Bigzbee

Pat and Chase

D-CRO-Si (Silver)

Pat and Chase

Anne and Scarlett

Carolyn & Bigzbee

D-CRO-PreGo

Carolyn & Bigzbee

Pat and Chase

Anne and Scarlett

D-CRO-Go D-CRO-Ch

Gold level Champion

Anne and Scarlett

Carolyn & Bigzbee

Pat and Chase

WCFO Freestyle

Bronze Bar

Judith and Fiesta

Judith & Wiggin

Beginner W-FD

Paula & Rose (MF)

Paula & Talus (HTM)

Judith & Wiggin (MF&HTM)

Judith and Fiesta (MF&HTM)

Novice W-FDX

Paula and Rose

Judith & Fiesta (MF&HTM)

Judith & Wiggin (MF&HTM)