©2019 by The American Cocker Spaniel Club of Great Britain.

THE AMERICAN COCKER SPANIEL CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN

 

JUDGES LIST CRITERIA 2019

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: IT IS IN YOUR INTEREST TO NOTIFY US OF ANY UPDATES TO YOUR CV WHICH MAY ENABLE YOU TO MOVE UP OUR LISTS

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: ONLY DOGS JUDGED IN BREED CLASSES AND ASSESSED/PLACED AT BREED SPECIFIC SEMINARS ARE COUNTABLE BY THE KENNEL CLUB

 

Judges lists are compiled at a meeting of a Sub-Committee of four representatives of this Breed Club, three of whom have previously awarded Challenge Certificates in the breed and, have been delegated the authority to compile these lists by the Breed Club Committee

 

Applications for any of these lists must be submitted on the form which can be downloaded

from the Club website and sent to the Judges List Co-Ordinator:

 

Secretary: Mrs Linda Reed

47 Belle Vue Road,

Earl Shilton

Leics. LE9 7PA Tel:01455-848919 – email:linda@delindere.f9.co.uk

 

 

 

 

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A1 List

 

For judges who have previously been approved by the Kennel Club to award Challenge Certificates in the breed and have completed their first appointment. They also have the support of the club.

 

 

 

A2 List

 

 

For those who fulfil all the requirements of the A3 list and have been assessed in accordance with Kennel Club requirements and accepted by The Kennel Club for inclusion on an A2 list and have the support of the club.

 

 

 

A3 List

 

PLEASE NOTE:

THE KC NOW REQUIRE THAT GUNDOG JUDGES, BEFORE AWARDING CHALLENGE

CERTIFICATES FOR THE FIRST TIME MUST HAVE ATTENDED AN OPEN WORKING GUNDOG TRIAL

 

 

BREED SPECIALISTS:

 

1) To have judged the breed at 8 shows with a minimum of 24 classes, with an adequate geographical spread

2) To have judged a minimum of 70 dogs (actually present, not including absentees)

3) To have judged a Breed Club Open Show, or a Championship Show without CCs

4) To have had a minimum of 7 years Judging experience in the breed & have the support of the Committee of the Club

5) To have bred and/or owned a minimum of 3 dogs when they obtained their first entry in the Kennel Club Stud Book (save in exceptional circumstances)

6) To have attended seminars as follows :

a. given by a KC accredited trainer and passed the relevant exam on KC. Regulations and Judging Procedures

b. given by a KC accredited trainer on Conformation & Movement and passed the associated hands on assessment

c. at least one breed specific seminar run in accordance with the relevant K.C. Code of Best Practice and passed an exam/ Hands on assessment

These seminars & assessments are mandatory requirements as per K.C. policy

 

7) To have stewarded over a minimum of 12 days at Shows

 

 

 

 

NON BREED SPECIALISTS:

 

1) To have a minimum of 7 years experience in any one breed (to include 5 years in this breed) and to have the confidence of the Club

2) To have judged a Breed Club Open Show or a Championship Show without CCs

3) To have judged 30 classes of American Cockers with an adequate geographical spread

4) To have judged a minimum of 80 dogs (actually present, not including absentees)

5) To award CCs in at least one other Gundog Breed or two breeds outside the Gundog Group

6) To have attended at least one breed specific seminar run in accordance with the relevant K.C. Code of Best Practice and passed an exam and/or assessment where applicable

 

NAMES TO BE ADDED: Application may be made for inclusion on this list to the Secretary, either directly or through a member of the Committee. Names may only be added after consideration by the Sub-Committee.

 

B List

 

 

 

BREED SPECIALISTS:

 

1) To have a minimum of 4 years judging experience of this breed

2) To have judged at a minimum of 5 shows

3) To have judged 12 classes of American Cockers

4) To have judged a minimum of 30 dogs (actually present, not including absentees)

5) To have shown American Cockers for a period of 5 years

6) To have attended a Conformation & Movement and passed the associated hands-on assessment given by a KC accredited trainer

7) To have the confidence of the Committee of the Club

 

 

 

 

NON BREED SPECIALISTS:

 

1) To have demonstrated an interest in and knowledge of the breed by attendance at Breed Club shows and/or seminars

2) To have a minimum of 5 years judging experience

3) To have judged gundog breeds at 10 shows

4) To have judged 20 classes of American Cockers

5) To have judged a minimum of 45 dogs (actually present, not including absentees)

6) To have attended at least one breed specific seminar run in accordance with the relevant K.C. Code of Best Practice and passed an exam and/or assessment where applicable

7) To have attended a Conformation & Movement and passed the associated hands-on assessment given by a KC accredited trainer

8) To have the confidence of the Committee of the Club

 

NAMES TO BE ADDED: Application may be made for inclusion on this list to the Secretary, either directly or through a member of the Committee. Names may only be added after consideration by the Sub-Committee.

 

 

C List

 

BREED & NON BREED SPECIALISTS

 

1) To have owned/shown an interest in the breed

2) To have attended a Conformation & Movement and passed the associated hands-on assessment given by a KC accredited trainer

3) To have stewarded at a minimum of 2 shows

4) To have the confidence of the Committee of the Club

 

NAMES TO BE ADDED: Application may be made for inclusion on this list to the Secretary, either directly or through a member of the Committee. Names may only be added after consideration by the Sub-Committee.

THE AMERICAN COCKER SPANIEL CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN

 

ROLL OF HONOUR.

 

MR L BIRD - MRS S CRESSWELL - MR D WILDE - MRS P GRAYSON - MR I HAMPTON

MRS O HAMPTON - MR G LANCASTER - MRS P NIELSON - MR L POTTER - MRS E ROBINSON

MRS D QUELCH - MR G RATHBONE - MRS J ROCK - MRS E SPEICH - MR J WHITE - M GRAHAM

MR A CAINE - MR J PETTY - MR M SIBLEY - MRS R STENNING - MRS J CAINE – MR G WILLIAMS

MR P WOOLF - MR J TURNER

 

 

 

 

INACTIVE AND RETIRED

 

 

MRS M WOOD-DOWSON - MR H HORN - MRS E CRISTOFOLI - MR A THOMPSON

MR D CRISTOFOLI - MRS C GRAYSON - MRS M POSTGATE-HORN - MRS C CARSTAIRS - MRS P WOOLF MRS B SELLWOOD - MR BASSANT - MRS J PUCKETT - MR G WOOD - MRS R WOOD