Each organizer or candidate for organisation of Sheepdog trials is welcome.
- evaluation of the last period (past six months)
For info: The european championship will take place in Ollon/Switserland from 8 to 11 october 2020.
Joan Verlinden coordinator
+32 475 496171
the results are published Results
Please follow the link Results Winner 19 Trial
Please find startlists for the Sylvester trial 2019
Update (changes are rendered in Bold italic)
Please find attached some additional information for the Winner Trial which is the last trial for the qualification of the Belgian team for participation to the World 2020 competition.
The trial will take place from Saturday 28/12 to Sunday 29/12 2019,
address: Winnerstraat 88, 3941 Hechtel-Eksel.
Registration fee : 20 € for members and 25 € for not FSB members (payment on location).
De registration is considered as final when she appears on the starting lists of the trial.
A run consists of the 7 traditional parts with 5 sheeps.
Jury: Mr Florian Djéboury.
We are restricted to a maximum of 30 participants a day due to the limited daylight period. The 30 best results will get priority to register to the trial based on the ranking of the previous competition days related to the World qualification (see site FSB , Results World Qualification).
The registrations that will exceed the maximum of thirty will be recorded on the reserve list. Free places will be filled from the reserve list according the ranking for qualification starting with place 31.
Registrations outside competition will be placed on the reserve list.
Registrations will be closed on Thursday 12 Dec.
We got the following information concerning the World Competition from ISDS:
The World competition will take place in Castle Howard Estate, York, England from 17 to 20 Sept 2020.
Belgium keeps 8 seats for the World competition.
De general format consists of 2 days qualification over three fields, one semi-finals da and one finals day.
The website Worldsheepdogtrials will be used by ISDS for the communication about the World trials and will be updated with further news.
Essential rules for the participation on the World competition.
The number of places allocated to Belgium is confirmed as 8 senior places in total.
1. If it has not done so each competing nation is required to organise a qualification system
2. Each nation will be required to select a National Team:
a. Each handler and qualifying dog must have come placed in the national ranking
b. Each entrant must be a resident of the country
c. Each entrant must have qualified in that country
d. Any entrant may only compete for entry through one country
e. Any handler may run a maximum of two dogs
3. Each national club will confirm to its handlers who has been successful
4. Each nation will be required to determine its animal travel requirements: See: DEFRA TRAVEL
5. The names of handlers put forward must have been checked to be able and willing to travel
6. Rules permit each handler to enter an alternate dog, not needed to have succeeded at qualification
7. The Rules will be on the website in due course.
Each nation should submit a completed an official entry form for each handler, complete with the fee of £125 per dog between: Opening 01/02/2020 and the closing date of 01/04/2020