2023 IGL Retriever Championship Results

The 2023 IGL Retriever Championship was held at the Queensberry Estate, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland by the kind and generous invitation of His Grace the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry KBE, DL on Monday 27th, Tuesday 28th & Wednesday 29th November 2023.

The judges were Nigel Carville, Greig Paterson, Steve Richardson and Mike Rolland.

The Steward of the Beat was Head Keeper Rab Clark.


1st HM King Charles III’s FTCh Buccleuch Bowhill of Sandringham handled by David Lisett and awarded the The Retriever Trials Championship Challenge Cup, The Lady Auckland Memorial Salver, The Hiwood Challenge Trophy, The Lorna Countess Howe Memorial Trophy and the IGL President’s Trophy.

2nd Louie Robertson’s FTCh Mitforton Onour awarded the FTCh Ulstaire Style Challenge Trophy

3rd David Logan’s FTCh Craigmaddie Mufasa of Bishopbrae awarded the Lorna Countess Howe Memorial Trophy for the best dog entered by an owner resident in Scotland.

4th Sarah Miles’s Texacali Praline of Meonvalley

Diplomas of Merit

Simon Capstick’s FTCh Gunnerspeg Apollo
Duchess of Devonshire’s Cheesecake Artillery of Chatsworth handled by John Halsted
Philip Dyson’s FTCh Copperbirch Chanel of Tallamelie
David Latham’s FTCh Fendawood Harold
Scott Marland’s Jaycote Game Brooke
Victoria Stanley’s Craigmaddie Nevis