This years IGL Retriever Championship was held at the Ampton Shoot, Suffolk by kind permission of Messrs. Peter & Charles Rushbrook of Box Tree Game Supplies Ltd and the Turner Family, owners of the Ampton Estate, on 29 November, 30 November and 1 December 2021. Steward of the beat was Head Keeper Alan Hammond. Judges were Kevin Doughty, Jamie Bettinson, Garry Ford and Mark Demaine.
WuffitMix proudly had 3 Brand Ambassadors attending this years IGL, with Declan Boyle of Tullyah Gundogs running two dogs, and Tony O'Hare of Burrendale Gundogs also running two dogs. Mark Demaine of Caytonfell Gundogs double qualified his young dog to compete this year however did not run as Mark was judging this year.
Results were as follows:
1st - Gary Wood's Millbuies Ghillie
2nd - Fraser Forbes' FTCH Omachie of Carnochway
3rd - Nathan Laffy's FTCH Think Twice Zero to Hero
4th - Ronnie Laughton's FTCH Wyontruss Finnigan
Diploma Of Merit - Kirsty Cousin's Westerkames Rigline of Brogdenview
Diploma Of Merit - Mr & Mrs W Berry's Berryshot Bernie handled by Jason Mayhew
Diploma of Merit - Tony O'Hare's FTCH Burrendale Ace
To find out more facts and figures about the championship, follow the link below 👇
We would like to congratulate all competitors that managed to qualify their dogs for this prestigious event and congratulate all in the awards. Good luck for the rest of the trialing season and we look forward to next years 2022 Championship!