The Irish National IPO Trial, a compulsory qualifier for the WUSV IPO World Championships, and the Irish Sieger Breed Show, will be held as a Universal event at Green Glens Arena, Mill Street, Cork, judged by Herr Harald Hohmann (SV/Kennel Melancthon) on July 18 and 18 2015, host club OG Duhallow, sponsors JOSERA and MAXIZOO

More details/entry form here. Please watch the GSA Ireland website for updates.


The last trials were held at OG Glanmire on on March 21/22nd 2015, see here for results, and OG Templepatrick on April 11th, see here for results.

Results of previous trials can be found in the news archive

The next trial will be at OG Waterside on June 26/27 2015 - see here for details.

Please see our Events Calendar for a list of upcoming events



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.


JUDGE: Toine Jonkers (VDL/WUSV)

HELPERS: Nick Warman (GSDL) & Brian Reidy (OG Waterside)

TRACKLAYER: Alvin Davis (OG Templepatrick)



Many thanks to Bohemians FC for the use of Dalymount Stadium and to sponsors PET SOLUTIONS.


Irish National IPO Champion

Padraig Flanagan   Sepp vom Haus Silma  76  92  90  258 G

Best Obedience - 92

Best Protection - 90


Irish National Tracking Champion

Clare Higgins  Eilenburg Joel  90   SG



Padraig Flanagan    Sepp vom Haus Silma    76  92  90   258  G

Clare Higgins   Eileenberg Joel   90 73  86   249   G

Pat Hedderman  Wolfhaus Kinga   67  80  84   231  INS

Brian Simpson  Vee vom Karthago  37  77  75  189  INS

Michael O’Brien   Eilenburg Hunter   0  70  85  155  INS