Inter Area Final 2011 hosted by NEFRA

NEFRA hosted the gundog working team competition at Whatton Hall Estate near Loughborough on July 16th 2011 with the kind permission of Lord Crawshaw. The winning team came from the South-West region. The NEFRA team achieved a very admirable 4th place.

We thank the many people who helped make this event happen.

Thanks to Hayley Tomlinson for allowing us to share her photos of the day

The Winning Team from the South West, Charlotte Wear, Mo Sweet, Helen Ford and Richard McHowat with Lord Crawshaw, Brian Twigger (Head Keeper) and the Judges, Derrick Capel, John Kahlow and Warren Jones.

Mo Sweet, Charlotte Wear, Richard McHowat and Helen Ford with Brian Twigger (Head Keeper) Lord Crawshaw, and the Judges, Warren Jones, John Kahlow and Derrick Capel

Team Results

1st FRS South-West Area

Open Ms Charlotte Wear’s Dark Devotion Firefly Fantasy
Novice Mrs Helen Ford’s Jango Bojangles
Novice Mr Richard McHowat’s Retradax Oberon
Novice Dog/Novice Handler Mrs Mo Sweet’s Wizardwood Tawny Tassel

2nd FRS Wessex Area

Open Mr Rob Willatt’s Gowran Indigo Extra
Novice Mr Keith Manley’s Lenyam Mystery
Novice Mr Peter Leyden’s Gowran Flavia
Puppy  Mr Stephen Williams’ Bencholka Black Lady Kara

3rd FRS Cotswolds Area

Open Mr Phil Bruton’s Shirlett Skylark
Novice Ms Christine Robertson’s Cleodale Alyssa
Novice Mrs Hilary Rosser’s Mahinda Artichoke handler – Ms Liz Widdows
Puppy  Ms Nicki Wellfair’s Trephilip River Alchemist

4th NEFRA

Open Mrs Gill Awty’s Rainbow Queen of Maddistream handler – Mr Garry Ellison (right)
Novice Mrs Caroline Hewison’s Maddistream Indigo Jack at Casblaidd (left centre)
Novice Mr Keith Aldred’s Eskwind’s Chloe’s Boy (left)
Puppy Mr Chris Hewison’s Pepsmark Jet Stream at Casblaidd (right centre)

Top DogJudges Choice and Top Open Dog – Mr Rob Willatt’s Gowran Indigo Extra

Wayworthy Anastacia

Top Novice Dog and the Rasanen Trophy – Mrs Chris Player’s Wayworthy Anastacia

Top puppy – Mrs Lynne Mastroianni’s Tygwyn Tawney Porthos