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Saturday, 8 June 2019

Romney Marsh & District SDS Starter and Open Trial, Torry Hill, 8/6/19

With very many thanks to the Torry Hill estate for the ground and sheep, Dave Thompson for judging the Starter Class and Sarah Walker the Open Class. Thanks, also, to those who let-out and took-off Lynda Watts and Peter Gent for Course Directing.

Starter Class

 1   Wendy Cole (Tillingham, Essex) with Rheed - 53 (T)
 2   Jill Bastable (Tonbridge, Kent) with Suzie - 51 (OLF)
 3   Louisa Taylor (Betchworth, Surrey) with Holly - 51
 4   Cathy Cassie (Lutterworth, Leics) with Swift - 46 (T)

Open
 1   Cathy Cassie (Lutterworth, Leics) with BaW Sean - 90
 2   Tim Foster (Creaton, Northants) with Mist - 87
 3   Fiona Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Nell - 80
 4   Wendy Cole (Tillingham, Essex) with Mheg - 77
 5   Tim Foster (Creaton, Northants) with Molly - 74
 6   Jackie Marsh (Golden Cross, Sussex) with Angie - 72

Novice Dogs

 1   Fiona Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Nell - 80
 2   Rob Hawke (Bishopstone, Wilts) with Chip - 69
 3   Philip Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Kirk - 59 (T)
 4   Robert Putnam (Kirdford, Sussex) with Mossie - 57 (T)
 5   Rob Hawke (Bishopstone, Wilts) with Mo - 53

OLF Award: Cathy Cassie
Winner's Cup: Cathy Cassie

Sunday, 26 May 2019

Wessex SDS Open Trials 25 & 26 May 2019 - Priors Dean.

Saturday 25th May 2019
Judge: Jed Watson (Postbridge) 35 ran

Open
1 Merrill Fox, Reg 67/100 OLF
2 Cathy Cassie, BAW Sean 67
3 John Marsh, Hutch 66
4 Merrill Fox, Bob 65
5 Cathy Cassie, Lady 64
6 Mark Banham, Taff 63

Best Novice
Fiona Davies-russell, Nellie 61

Sunday 26th May 2019
Judge: Andy Jackman (Brockham) 32 ran

Open
1 Cathy Cassie, BAW Sean 95/100
2 Jed Watson, Bob 92
3 Jed Watson, Zac 91
4 Elaine Anstey, Tweed 84 OLF
5 Jed Watson, Kay 84
6 Merrill Fox, Reg 82

Best Novice
Mark Banham, Shabden Ivy 71 Time

Jill Hardy memorial Best shed and pen: Merrill Fox and Reg

Monday, 6 May 2019

Sussex SDS Open Trial - Deanlands Farm, Golden Cross 5/5/19

WIth thanks again to John and Jackie Marsh for hosting.

Judge: Richard Smith (Kingham, Gloucestershire)

29 dogs ran

1st Jed Watson (Yelverton, Devon ) Ken 86 OLF
2nd Jed Watson (Yelverton, Devon ) Bob 86
3rd Cathy Cassie (Lutterworth, Leicestershire ) Sean 79
4th Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) Taff 77 OLF
5th Paul Griffiths (Glynde, Sussex) Standen Roy 77
6th Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) Rob 76

Novice
1st Jed Watson (Yelverton, Devon ) Ken 86

Sussex SDS Open Trial, Deanlands Farm, Golden Cross 4/5/19

Thank you to Jackie and John Marsh for the great venue and sheep. Thank you to everyone who let out sheep on both days and everyone who supported the trials.

Judge: Richard Smith (Kingham, Gloucestershire)

29 Dogs ran

1st Jed Watson (Yelverton, Devon ) Bob 91
2nd Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) Rob 82
3rd Jed Watson (Yelverton, Devon ) Ben 76
4th Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) Cumhachdach Rebel 75
5th Elaine Anstey (Kirdford, Sussex) Tweed 69
6th Cathy Cassie (Lutterworth, Leicestershire ) Sean 68

Novice
1st Jed Watson (Yelverton, Devon ) Ben 76

Sunday, 17 February 2019

The South East England Winter Series Championship held at Chadhurst - 17/2/19

With a huge thank you to the Brodie family and Andy Jackman for the field, sheep and course, Wendy Cole, for judging, the letters-out and Elaine Anstey for Course Directing.
Thanks too for the Taylor Catering Corps - life-saving bacon butties!

Novice

SE Winter Series Champion: Eamonn Lawless (IoW) with Spot - 79
2  Clover Crosse (Bishopstone, Wilts) with Mint - 52
3  Robert Putnam (Kirdford, Sussex) with Mossie - 49
4  Gemma Harding (Wimborne Minster, Dorset) with Ghost - 42
5  Anita Tackley (Hambleden, Bucks) with Moss - 41

Nursery

SE Nursery Champion: Philip Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey)  with Kirk - 73
2  Rob Hawke (Bishopstone, Wilts) with Chip - 72 (T)
3  Sarah Walker (Stelling Minnis, Kent) with Valmis Finn  - 71
4  Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) with Jack - 61 (T)
5  Jackie Marsh (Golden Cross, Sussex) with Star - 59 (T) (OLF)
6  Andy Jackman (Brockham, Surrey) with Rosewood Cap - 59 (T)

Winter Aggregates

Novice

1  Rob Moore with Cumhachbach Rebel
2  Rob Moore with Cumhachbach Donk
3  Anita Tackley with Moss

Nursery

1  Philip Davies-Russell with Kirk
2  Jackie Marsh with Star
3  Andy Jackman with Rosewood Cap

Sunday, 3 February 2019

Surrey SDS Nursery and Novice Trial held at Shabden Park Farm 3/2/2019

With thanks to Mark Banham for the field and sheep, Ros Edwards for judging and all who let out.

Judge: Ros Edwards(Arundel, Sussex)

16 dogs ran

Novice

1 Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Rebel - 85
2 Anita Tackley (Hambleden, Bucks) with Moss - 81
3 Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Donk - 74
4 Clover Crosse (Bishopstone, Wiltshire) with Mint - 68


Nursery
1 Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) with Shabden Ivy – 89
2 Wendy Cole (Tillingham, Essex) with Rheed - 84
3 Rob Hawke (Salisbury, Wiltshire) with Chip - 83 (OLF)
4 Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) with Jack - 83
5 Philip Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Kirk - 80
6 Andy Jackman (Dorking, Surrey) with Rosewood Cap - 79

Novice Handler: Clover Crosse

Sunday, 27 January 2019

Romney Marsh and District SDS Cradle, Nursery and Novice Trial - Whitehall, Lynsted 27/1/19

With thanks to Dave Thompson and Lynda Watts for the sheep and field, Dave Thompson for judging and the four folk who let out.

Cradle (scored out of 85)

 1 Grace Gower (Wootton, Canterbury) with Cap - 53 (T)

Nursery

 1 Andy Jackman (Brockham, Surrey) with Cap - 85
 2 Rob Hawke (Bishopstone, Wiltshire) with Chip - 75 (T) (OLF)
 3 Philip Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Kirk - 75
 4 Fiona Davoes Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Kit - 74
 5 Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) with Jack - 62 (T)

Novice

 1 Robert Putnam (Kirdford, Sussex) with Mossie - 74 (T)
 2 David Thompson (High Halden, Kent) with Jimmy - 63
 3 Karen Gearing (Hove, Sussex) with Swan - 59
 4 Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Donk - 47 (T)
 5 Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Rebel - 35 (T)


Aggregate Awards

Cradle - Grace Gower with Cap - 262
Nursery - Philip Davies-Russell with Kirk - 341
Novice - Rib Moore with Cumhachdach Donk - 270

Special Awards

Young Handler Medal - Grace Gower
The Doug Ovenden Novice Handler Cup - Karen Gearing
The Ron Willis Award (for services to the Society) - Den Else (Diss, Norfolk)
The Puppy Cup - Mark Banham with Swift

Sunday, 20 January 2019

Wessex SDS Nursery & Novice Trial 20/1/19 - Shabden Park Farm

With many thanks to Elaine Anstey for organising, Mark Banham for the field and sheep, Elaine, once again, for letting out almost all day with Robert Putnam and Noel Armstrong and Andy Jackman for judging.

Nursery

  1 Rob Hawke (Bishopstone, Wiltshire) with Chip - 88
  2 Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) with Shabden Ivy - 87
  3 Ray Edwards (Chumleigh, Devon) with Shabden Jim - 80
  4 Philip Russell-Davies (Farnham, Surrey) withKirk - 77
  5 Jackie Marsh (Golden Cross, Sussex) with Star - 67
  6 Ray Edwards (Chumleigh, Devon) with Smithymoor Kiera - 54

Novice

  1 Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Rebel - 79 (T)
  2 Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Donk - 74
  3 Eamonn Lawless (IoW) with Spot - 70
  4 Robert Putnam ( Kirdford, Sussex) with Mossie - 66

Sunday, 13 January 2019

Surrey SDS Nursery and Novice Trial held at Shabden Park Farm 13/1/2019

With thanks to Mark Banham for the field and sheep, Noel Armstrong for judging and all who let out.

Judge: Noel Armstrong

23 dogs ran

Novice

1 Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Rebel - 73
2 Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Donk – 72
3 Anita Tackley (Hambleden, Bucks )with Moss – 70
4 Clover Crosse (Bishopstone, Wiltshire ) with Mint -60
5 Karen Gearing (Hove, Sussex) with Swan -40

Nursery

1 Rob Hawke (Bishopstone, Wiltshire )with Chip - 80
2 Jed Watson (Tavistock, Devon) with Ben - 79
3 Jackie Marsh (Golden Cross, Sussex) with Star - 78
4 Philip Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Kirk - 75
5 Cathie Cassie (Lutterworth, Leicester ) with Ruby – 74
6 Andy Jackman (Dorking, Surrey ) with Rosewood Cap - 66


Novice Handler: Clover Crosse

Sunday, 6 January 2019

Romney Marsh and District SDS Cradle, Nursery and Novice trial at Whitehall, Lynsted - 6/1/19.

With thanks to Dave Thompson and Lynda Watts for the field and sheep to Jill Bastable for judging, and to the three folk who let out.

15 ran overall

Novice
1. Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Rebel - 76T
2. Rob Moore (Ditchling, Sussex) with Cumhachdach Donk - 74T
3. Dave Thompson (Lynsted, Kent) with Brig - 69T
4. David Thompson (High Halden, Kent) with Jimmy - 59T
5. Karen Gearing (Hove, Sussex) with Swan - 47T

Nursery
1. Philip Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Kirk - 79
2. Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) with Shabden Ivy - 78OLF
3. Fiona Davies-Russell (Farnham, Surrey) with Kit - 78

Cradle
1. Mark Banham (Chipstead, Surrey) with Swift - 63


2. Grace Gower (Canterbury, Kent) with Cap - 60