OG Waterside hosted a successful IPO trial at club grounds on Friday October 31st under Toine Jonkers (VDH/WUSV)
Tracklayer: Brian Simpson (OG Waterside)
Helper: Brian Reidy (OG Waterside)Please read on for full results
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
The Irish Sieger Show 2014 and a Körung (breed survey), hosted by OG Wicklow, took place on Saturday August 23rd under judge/körmeister Margit van Dorssen (Kennel von Arlett) at Newcastle GAA grounds, Co Wicklow.
IRISH SIEGER: MURRAY'S GRANITT VOM OSTERBERGER-TAL
RESERVE SIEGER: CARROL'S ZANTO VON DER LIEBESWARTE
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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 Duhallow hosted an IPO club trial on Sunday June 29th 2014, judged by Henriette Bohnstedt (SV/GSDL)
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GSA Ireland congratulates Pat Hedderman and Wolfhaus Kinga and team captain Fintan Lalor, of OG Thomond, who represented Ireland at the WUSV IPO World Championships in Lahti, Finland, from September 23-27 2015.
Tracking (Josef Schallegruber): Friday September 25 at 10.00 - 60 points
Obedience (Gunther Diegel): Sunday September 27 at 12.58 - 87 points
Protection (Josef Vonarburg): Saturday September 26 at 08.12 - 87 points
Congratulations to winner Debra Zappia (USA) with Iron von den Wolfen and team place winners Germany and to the organising committee in Finland for a fantastic event.
Thanks also to Arja Seppala, Team Ireland's host in Finland, for all her assistance and to Karanberg for tracksuit sponsorship.
Full results here
Pictures here, more to follow
Read about the 2014 event here
OG Waterside will hold a club IPO Trial on Friday November 6 2015.
Read on for more details and entry form.