Regulations for Show Lagotto of the year trophy

LRCGB Show Lagotto and the Show Puppy of the Year Trophies

  1. The competition shall run from 1st January to 31st December in any one Year.
  2. Owners to be responsible for submitting claim forms to the Secretary by 31st January of the following year.
  3. Points may be claimed at a maximum of ten shows a year plus the LRCGB Breed Speciality
  4. Puppies may claim points towards the Show Puppy of the Year only at shows where they were 12 months or less on the first day of the show.
  5. Points won as a puppy may be counted towards Show Lagotto of the Year.
  6. In the event of equality of points the Show Lagotto of the Year shall be the Lagotto gaining most points at the Breed Speciality.
  7. In the event of equality of points the Show Puppy of the Year shall be the puppy gaining the highest number of Best Puppy awards.
  8. In the event of further equality then the awards shall be shared.
  9. The “of Year” Trophies shall be presented at the following year’s AGM; shall be held for one year and shall remain at all times the property of the LRCGB.

Points are earned as follows:-

LRCGB Breed Speciality (Summer Open Show)

Best in Speciality  20 pts
Best Opposite Sex 15 pts
Reserve Best of Sex 10 pts
Best Puppy 8 pts
Class win 5 pts (only one class win to count)

Group and General Championship Shows and Autumn Open Show

(Breed classes only)

Best of Breed 10 pts
Best Opposite Sex  8 pts
Reserve Best of Sex  6 pts
Best Puppy 4 pts
Class win 3 pts (only one class win to count)

Open Shows

(Breed classes only)

Best of Breed 2 pts
Best Puppy 1 pt
Class win 1 pt (only one class win to count)

NB
Only one class win per show can be claimed. The points listed above are the maximum points a dog may earn at a show.

Some examples:-

  • Winning two classes at a group or general championship show earns 3 points as only the first class win counts.
  • Best of Breed at a group or general championship show earns 10 points regardless of how many classes a dog has won.
  • Reserve Best of Sex at a group or general championship show earns 6 points regardless of whether the dog has or has not won a class.
  • Best Puppy at a group or general championship show earns 4 points regardless of whether the puppy has or has not won a class.
  • Best Opposite Sex at the Breed Speciality if won by a puppy earns 15 points towards both Show Puppy of the Year and Show Lagotto of the Year.
  • Best Puppy and Best of Breed at an Open show if won by a puppy earns 2 points towards both Show Puppy of the Year and Show Lagotto of the Year.

IF IN DOUBT ABOUT THE NUMBER OF POINTS EARNED PLEASE CONTACT THE SECRETARY.

PLEASE REMEMBER TO SUBMIT A SEPARATE CLAIM FORM FOR SHOW PUPPY AND SHOW LAGOTTO OF THE YEAR.

Claims forms can be downloaded here:

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