The Whippet Club News & Archives – All Purposes
NEW FOR 2020
This year, the WCRA Golden Anniversary, we are offering the chance to win a portrait of your dog and also the opportunity to sponsor weight groups in the WCRA Championships.
We have on offer the opportunity for people to sponsor one or more weight groups in the Main Championships, Veteran Crowns and Superstars Veteran Sprint.
The cost for sponsorship is £10 per group per Championships or £30 for all 4 Main Championships for 1 group. Veteran Group sponsorship is £10 per group or £15 for 1 group for both events.
There is an option to commemorate a person or dog for a specific weight group or groups which will be published and displayed in the Program accordingly.
To be held under Kennel Club Limited Rules and Show Regulations at: The Cricket Hall, The Sports Connexion, Leamington Road, Ryton-On-Dunsmore
Download the Whippet Club Members Breed Show to be held on 16th January 2016 in Haddenham
A lovely Indian Summer’s day and the ground getting closer to how we want it; credit to Ray Pond, Ian German and Garry Comber who have done the bulk of the preparations and ground work; improvements to the venue are set to continue over the winter months.
Make your 2016 even more whippety!
The 2016 Whippet Calendar is now available
Judge J Beckett-Hughes
Judge Ake Cronander
We have received the following confirmation that Team Whippet will be in the Obreedience finals at Crufts 2016. Well done everyone!
The team has kept up its momentum by qualifying , through a series of heats rather than an audition, in fourth place, to compete at the Crufts 2016 Obreedience Finals.
The venue will be The Whippet Meadow, at Detling near Maidstone, Kent.
Sunday, 8th May, 2016 – Main and Veterans – 150 yards Straight
This year, there will be no audition for the Obreedience competition at Crufts
First of all huge credit to the guys who worked so hard to produce a good running surface. Effectively zero grass growth since the last Champs and naturally the bunnies preferred the track to the infield
Saturday 26th September 2015
Schedules have been mailed out to club members or are now available to download here.
New really simple introductory obedience class – Special Prizes – Eight weeks to practice !
Today we felt the benefit of a dedicated racetrack. Much hard work by Ray and his dedicated crew meant that despite dry, windy weather through April.
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