Working Test Results 2022

 OPEN RETRIEVER WORKING TEST – 1ST MAY 2022

The open Gundog Working Test for Retrievers was held at North Molton, courtesy of the North Molton Shoot and surrounding landowners.

The damp conditions didn’t cloud the day and there were 19 runners enjoying the varied tests on the wonderful ground.  The Club were grateful to Skinners for sponsoring this event.

Judges were Mr Nick Coates, Mr Keith Sandercock and Ms Julie Taylor.  Everyone enjoyed being out in a slightly more ‘normal’ world to the last two years, and results were as follows:

1st        Lullaby Reggie (Mr J Daly)

2nd       Peterspond Squirrel (Mrs Karen Handley)

3rd        Zennawood Pitch Perfect (Jessica Latham)

4th        Sentiero Fizz (Shane King)

Two COMs were awarded

Ashoaks Spindle (Felicity Green)

Culpepper Greenwood (Nigel Sheppard)

 NOVICE RETRIEVER WORKING TEST – 26 JUNE 2022

Well done to all competitors who took part in the above event held on new ground at Uplowman, Tiverton, courtesy of Mr James Bosley.  25 competitors enjoyed the varied tests and the weather was kind.  Many thanks to the judges Mr Steve Ashby, Mrs Helen Ford and Mrs Beth Payne and to Skinners for sponsoring this event.

RESULTS

1st        Kitleylawn Aracea Aconitum (Janice Tall)

2nd       Trentinney Shotgun (Sally Ashby)

3rd        Castletioram Nighean Alba (Mervyn Newnes)

4th        Golden Sun handled (Shane King)

Three COMs awarded to

Highdunscott Indigo (David Heath)

Studebaker Dacia (Maureen Jennings)

Ashport Mr Fantastic (Zena Churchward)

These events cannot take place without the valued support and time given by the many helpers both before and on the day, – huge thanks to you all.