OG Templepatrick hosted a club trial and a qualification/selection trial for the Irish team going forward to the WUSV IPO World Championships at club grounds on August 2nd/3rd 2014 under Wim van Dijk (SV/VDH - Netherlands)
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OG Waterside will host two seminars with current Irish National Champion and WUSV IPO #3 in the world in 2013, Padraig Flanagan, on August 9/10th and September 13/14th 2014, covering all aspects of the sport.
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OG Duhallow hosted an IPO club trial on Sunday June 29th 2014, judged by Henriette Bohnstedt (SV/GSDL)
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GSA Ireland congratulates Irish National IPO Champion 2014 Padraig Flanagan and his dog Sepp vom haus Silma, who have won the de Coenstadt International ABC trial in the Netherland for the third year in a row with a score of 96/95/96 - 287
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Congratulations to Irish National IPO Champion Padraig Flanagan and his dog Sepp vom Haus Silma and Irish National Tracking Champion Clare Higgins and Eilenburg Joel.
Please read on for the full results of the Irish National IPO & Tracking Championships 2014, and club trial, both hosted by OG Waterside, judged by Toine Jonkers (VDL/WUSV) held over April 26th & 27th 2014 and sponsored by PET SOLUTIONS.
GSA Ireland would like to congratulate Fintan Lalor and Optikas Garcia for coming fifth at the German Shepherd Dog League of Great Britain's WUSV Qualifier Trial, held over April 19th & 20th, 2014 at Severnside Sport Dog Club, with scores of 94/85/87 - (266) under judge Henriette Bohnstedt.
GSA Ireland congratulates the Irish team who travelled to Haguenau, France, for the WUSV World Championships from October 8-12th 2014.
Representing Ireland were:
Padraig (Paul) Flanagan and Sepp vom Haus Silma
Tracking - 91
Obedience - 89
Protection - 91
To finish on a score of 271 - congratulations to Padraig and Sepp for yet another successful World Championships
Clare Higgins and Eilenburg Joel
Tracking - 71
Obedience - 70
Protection - 88
To finish on a score of 229. Well done to Clare and Woodsy for attaining a qualifying score at their first ever World Championships.
Team captain was Andrea Leamy and vice captain was Clare Weir. Tracksuits were sponsored by Karanberg kennels.
The competition was won by Helmut Huber and Hank com Weinbergblick for the third year in a row with a score of 99 - 96 - 97 (292) and Germany also won the top team position.
For more information and full results - visit the event website here
OG Waterside will host an IPO trial at club grounds on Friday October 31st under Toine Jonkers (VDH/WUSV)
Tracklayer: Brian Simpson (OG Waterside)
Helper: Brian Reidy (OG Waterside)