Championship Points valued 3rd - 2 Championship Points may be offered by
The Irish Kennel Club Ltd. At Championship, Open or Derby Stake.
(b) At least one Green Star won at Field Trials and 12 Championship Points, one
of which must be valued 4 points and the remaining eight include either
one valued 4 points or two valued 3 points at Field Trials held under the Licence
of The Irish Kennel Club Ltd., having been cumulatively attained such dog shall be
entitled to the prefix Field Trial Champion, provided that it complies with the provisions
of Sections 2, 3, 4, and 5 of the Rules as appropriated and that:
(i) At least 8 dogs compete in each Stake.
(ii) Not more than five Championship Points towards the title of Field Trial Champion
were awarded by the same judge.
(iii) Not more than five Championship Points gained at Field Trials confined to one
breed shall count toward the title of Field Trial Champion.
(iv) It has won a Green Star or at least 1st, 2nd, 3rd or Reserve in a Graduate,
Limit, Open or Field Trial Class at a recognised Championship Show where Green Stars
were offered in the breed.
(v) As and from the introduction of these rules Green Stars won at Field Trials
previously shall have the same value as Championship Points.
(vi) In addition and subject to the In addition and subject to the provision of
Rule 52 (v), of these rules, the following dogs shall be entitled to be
(c) The winner of the Pointer and Setter Championship Stake
(d) The winner of the Retriever Championship Stake
(e) The winner of the Spaniel Championship Stake
(f) The winner of the Dual Purpose Gundog Championship Stake
* In the light of the recent changes to the Green Star System in Ireland the
above may be subject to change.
To gain the title of Ch. (Champion) the dog must obtain a Show Gundog qualifying
Certificate. A dog may enter a Field Trial to qualify for the title of Champion
in accordance with the requirements laid down for the breed concerned.
For Golden Retrievers Judges must sign a Certificate of Competency for the dogs entered
for a Qualifying Certificate to certify that the dog mentioned: