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2015 Novice Dog/Novice Handler & Special Puppy Working Tests
(held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations) on Saturday 08th August 2015 at “Grove Farm”, Beccles Road, Raveningham, Norwich, Norfolk NR14 6NX by kind permission of Mr & Mrs P Warde
Novice Dog/Novice Handler Test – Neither dog nor handler to have won ANY award at a Field Trial, or a 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th in an Open Working Test, or a 1st in ANY Working Test.
Special Puppy – For dogs less than 24 months of age on the date of the test.
JUDGES Mr Steve Ellis (A672) & Mr Nick Clitheroe (np).
ENTRY FEES Members £8 Non Members £10
ENTRIES CLOSE Entry Forms and Fees must reach the Working Test Secretary, Dr Mike Hamilton, “Hare Cottage”, Oakfield Road, Copdock, Ipswich, Suffolk IP8 3JS Tel 01473 730212 or 07962006242 (mobile) by Saturday 1st August 2015
REFRESHMENTS Competitors/ spectators must make their own arrangements
DRAW Please send a SAE or advise e-mail address if a copy of the draw is required, all entries will run unless otherwise notified.
MEET 9.30am for a 10.00am start. See over for directions.
PRIZES Novice Dog/Novice Handler –
The Murphy’s Luck Trophy to the winner (Confined to Members) Presented by Mr & Mrs D Ewings
The Presidents Trophy in memory of the late Mr M Twist for Best Improver
Rosettes to 5th place.
Specials for Best Debutant, Best bred by exhibitor, Best Junior handler presented by Mr & Mrs D Ewings
Rosettes for The Best Heel Work, The Best Marker, The Best with an Award in The Show Ring.
Special Puppy –
The Millgreen Trophy for the Winner (Confined to members) kindly presented by Mr & Mrs D Barnes
The Storm Tankard for best dog puppy presented by Mr & Mrs D Ewings
Skinners Dog Food provides sponsorship for this event.
PLEASE NOTE *NO DOGS, other than those entered in The Test, will be allowed on the Ground
*BITCHES IN SEASON will not be allowed on the ground under any circumstances.
*The Test is confined to GOLDEN RETRIEVERS ONLY
*All spectators and competitors not under Judges Orders, must remain with the Flag Steward.
*All dogs must be on a lead except when under judge’s orders
* No dog shall wear a collar when competing
*Please ensure you are a fully paid up member when entering as such
Mobile contact number on the day 07962006242
Directions to the Venue
FROM NORWICH. A146 to Gillingham, at McDonalds’ roundabout 1st exit A143, after 200 yds turn left up Raveningham Road, after 1 &1/4 miles Club signs on left.
FROM A14 NEWMARKET and the West. A11 to Norwich Southern bypass then as above.
BURY ST EDMUNDS. A143 to roundabout junction A146 2nd exit, 1 mile as above.
FROM LOWESTOFT. A146 to Gillingham roundabout 2nd exit then as above.
FROM GT YARMOUTH. A143 to Haddiscoe at top of slope outside village turn right onto B1136. About 2 miles at cross roads turn left to Beccles. 1 &1/2 to 2 miles depending on entrance Club signs on left.
FROM IPSWICH. A12. Turn left on to A145. Straight over 1st set of traffic lights, right at next set. At mini roundabout turn left and at roundabout take 1st exit on to A146. At roundabout take 3rd exit on to A143 and st left on to Raveningham Road. Look out for club signs on the left.