The Free State Region is the most central region and is situated in Bloemfontein. Bloem Active Dogs is stationed at Bobbiespark Sport Grounds in Fichardtpark, Bloemfontein.
The region is managed by Jurie Smith who has been a member of SADAA since its establishment in 2001. He is also a honorary member of SADAA. He currently serves on the board as Regional Director for the Free State Region as well as Northern Area Director. Jurie also served as Managing Director of SADAA for almost 6 years from 2004 - 2009.
Jurie has been actively involved in the sport of dog agility from 1998. He competed and is still competing with Border Collies, although his latest addition is a border collie cross. He also represented South Africa at the 2008 IFCS World Agility Championships in Belgium with his former dog Rico. He became a Agility Judge in 2000 and is still actively involved in judging and presenting judges courses.