IGL Retriever Champion 2019 Int FTCh Miller McDuff and owner/handler Declan Boyle (left) in line during the first round, Glenalmond 2019

The International Gundog League Retriever Society

The Society was formed in 1900 and has 86 Societies/Clubs that are affiliated. Each year stakes are held in order to qualify for the annual IGL Retriever Championship.

The International Gundog League Retriever Society and its Committee are sincerely grateful to the many Hosts who have shown exceptional generosity in inviting the Society to hold the Retriever Championship on their varied and challenging grounds.

The IGL fully supports the BASC Code of Good Shooting Practice.


2020 Open Stake

The 108th Open A V Retriever Stake for 24 dogs will be held at The Great Park, Windsor, Berkshire by gracious permission of Her Majesty The Queen and The Crown Estate on...

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2020 Championship Dates

The IGL Retriever Championship 2020 will be held at Ampton, Suffolk by very kind permission of Peter & Charlie Rushbrook on 30 November, 1 & 2 December.

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Novice Stake 2019

The Novice AV Retriever Stake for 12 dogs was held at the Thorpe Shoot, Burnham, Norfolk by kind permission of Mr Nick Zoll and the Thorpe Syndicate on Saturday, 14 December.

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