Open - 14 Oct 2015
Held at Froyle, Nr Alton Hampshire, by kind permission of Bruce Powell and his syndicate.
Judges: Robert Atkinson, Nick Coates, David England and Ken Green
1st - Skeviot Emerald - Simon Hagain - (also best retrive of the day), made up to FTCH.
2nd - Carltonstar Toby - Peter Goddard
3rd - Vamp Pippsissewa – Andy Fisher
4th - Tagabea Miller – Paula Cullis
COM - Oakvalley Black Shot - Reuben Corbett
Our Retriever FT Sec, Paula Graystone would just like to say thank you to the judges and competitors for your patience and good humour in what can only be described as a testing trial but, her biggest thanks goes to those that came to help her, she couldn’t have done it without you.
Novice Trial - 7 Dec 2015
Held at New Farm, Norton, by kind permission of Mr and Mrs Norman Onens. Assisted by Ian Morris and his fine team of guns.
Judges: Mark Bettinson, Jamie Bettinson, Sarah Cole and Wendy Glue
1st – Not awarded
2nd – Wendy Neville – Nevillmay’s Dolly Drop
3rd – Richard Edwards - Endacott Todd for Lovehayne
4th – Nick Coates – Leaworthy Samuel of Gosepelash
Guns Choice – Leospring Gold Gill – Owned by Mr C Rose, handled by Mrs J Venturi Rose
We hope that everyone had an enjoyable day the sun shone, there were plenty of birds and there was a great atmosphere throughout the day. Our thanks go once again to Norman and Sandra Onens (Norman told us he had arranged the weather too), the Judges who were fair, honest and open. A massive thank you to Judith Curtis for all her help and support in making the day run so smoothly and to the amazing team of guns who shot today in their first trial and did us proud.