Annual Specialties Information Page

It’s not too soon to mark your calendars for 45th and 46th annual Specialties!  Friday, October 13, 2023 (Conformation, Obedience/Rally, Lure Coursing), Saturday October 14, 2023 ( Puppy and Veteran Sweepstakes, Conformation, Junior Handling), and Sunday October 15, 2023 (Lure Coursing).

Friday, October 13, 2023

Conformation judge: Dr. Frédéric Maison, Culann Irish Wolfhounds, France

Obedience/rally judge: Hazel Olbrich

Lure: Mr. Michael Savage, Irishbrook Borzois

Saturday, October 14, 2023

Conformation and Junior Showmanship judge:  Mr. Lou Guerrero

Saturday sweepstakes:  Mr. Michael Savage, Irishbrook Borzois

Sunday, October 15, 2023

Lure: Mr. Michael Savage, Irishbrook Borzois


Show Chair:  Sue Williams,

Assistant Show Chair and Performance Chair:  Cindy Steele,

Hospitality Chair:  Mary Christian,

Auction and raffle:  Carol Gabriel,

Trophy Chair:  Allyson Hicks,

Grounds/RV reservations chair: TBA

Heart clinic: Robin Burchett,

2023 Specialty Logo created by Christina Strelova







NCIWC 43rd and 44th Specialties

Friday, October 14 Judges:

Conformation:  Dr. Lynn Simon, Rockhart Irish Wolfhounds

Obedience:  Geri Lopez

Best of Breed and Best Veteran Dog: Kerryarc Fire Away 

Best of Opposite Sex: 

Best of Winners, Winner’s Bitch

Select Dog

Select Bitch

Award of Merit

Award of Merit

Award of Merit and Best Veteran Bitch

Winner’s Dog

Reserve Winner’s Dog

Reserve Winner’s Bitch and Best Puppy

Obedience/Rally: Gerri Lopez


Carroy Caoimhe of Darragh CGCA, RN, BCAT, FDC 

October 14 Lure Trial: G. Koscinski

 Best Of Breed: Fiach (Fiach The Raven Of The Clan Of O’Broin)


Saturday, October 15

Conformation and Junior Handling:  Eva Berg

Puppy and Veteran Sweepstakes:  Dr. Angela Constable

Best Veteran Sweepstakes

Best Opposite Sex Veterans Sweepstakes

Best Jr Puppy Sweeps

Best Opp Jr Puppy Sweeps

Best Sr Puppy Sweeps

Best Opp Sr Puppy Sweeps

Best of Breed: GCHS Passion Ionmhain Norman

Best of Opposite Sex: Ch. Heathview Falconbridge

Best of Winner’s/Winner’s Bitch

Select Dog

Select Bitch

Award of Merit

Award of Merit

Award of Merit

Winner’s Dog

Reserve Winner’s Dog

Best Veteran Dog

Best Veteran Bitch

Best Puppy

Best Junior Handler: Tatum Bartlett

2022 All-Star Hound Award

Ch. Finnegan’s Gotta Have Another Round CGCA, RI, BN, FDC, TKN


October 16 Lure Trial: G. Koscinski

Best Of Breed: Aggie (Lawrence’s Aggie Of Tomfoolery)