WWGS Open AV Retriever Working Test Report

Test Report by Suzanne Hickling

The WWGS held their Open AV Retriever working test today (Saturday 22 June) at the fabulous ground of Horningsham in Wiltshire, by kind permission of Peter & David Green & the keeper Sean Jefferies.

My thanks go to Lucy Arnold for all her help before, during and after the test and a big thank you to Skinners for your support and sponsorship.

We were very fortunate to have great support from our members, thanks go to them & especially Julie Spencer for coordinating the paperwork & helpers.

The tests were set and judged today by Nick Coates, Jennie Dimmock & Jane Manley.

The sun shone, there was an abundance of good spirits all round.

Results as follows:

  • 1st place & the Farleigh Cup to Dave England with Lab B Lubbecke Queen of Hearts of Abney
  • 2nd place to Simon Hagain with Lab FTCH Skeviot Emerald
  • 3rd place to Karen Handley with Lab D Daddy Al
  • 4th place to Ken Spratling with Lab D Hemingtons Noggin
  • CoM to Dave England with Lab B Tudorcourt Corrie of Abney
  • CoM to Karen Handley with Lab D Sunstar Gadswell at Peterspond