This award was created in 2013 by the members of the Takes 2 to Q Agility Club to honor Mary VanDeCarr.
VanDeCarr Award is bestowed on a club member who has served as a role model for others by:
- Supporting the Club in a broad range of activities
- Building and maintaining positive and supportive interpersonal relationships with other club members
- Practicing positive training techniques as well as encouraging others to do likewise through personal example and advice
- Demonstrating the principles of good sportsmanship by valuing the welfare of the dog above personal achievement and sincerely celebrating the accomplishments of other club members.