Whilst Mike stayed home, I ventured off by myself to St. Helens for this show. Again it was IGrCh Whatatrill Jackson of Spirritz and Spirritz Serendipity who were on show.
Jackson is such a lovely boy to show, he enjoys his day out and being admired by the visitors in the afternoon. He was 3rd in Olympian, won Best of Breed and 2 x 1st in his side classes.
Serendipity was out for the first time in the Adult classes, she won her first Challenge Certificate, beaten for Best of Breed by her Dad (Jackson), 2nd and 3rds in her side classes.
Although a long drive, It was a lovely day and I thoroughly enjoyed catching up with friends that I had not seen for quite a while.
The Edinburgh is our local show and one we have shown regularly at since the late 1990's. This time we took along IGrCh Whatatrill Jackson of Spirritz and his daughter, Spirritz Serendipity.
It was an extremely busy day for me, helping out as a committee member, as well as exhibiting and stewarding for one of the judges.
We had a fab day though with Jackson wnning Reserve Olympian, Best of Breed, a 1st and 2nd in the miscellaneous classes.
Jackson's daughter, Serendipity surpassed her father, 2 x 1st Open Classes, 2 x Best of Breeds and seconds in her side classes. She finished the day by being BEST OF VARIETY SLH KITTEN in the Caledonian show!!
It was the first show for three of our kittens and they did us proud and best of all they enjoyed their day!
Spirritz Serendipity won 1st and Best of Breed, also a 1st, 2nd and 3rd in side classes.
Spirritz Girl Scout won 1st and Best of Breed, a 1st, 2nd and 3rd in her side classes.
Spirritz Glacier-Mist was 2nd, beaten by her sister, Girl Scout, a 2nd and 2 x 3rd in her side classes.
Also there was IGrCh Whatatrill Jackson of Spirritz, he won 3rd in Olympian, Best of Breed and a 1st in a side class.
We had a lovely day at the joint shows of Durham County Cat Club and Northern Counties Cat Club. We took IGrCh Whatatrill Jackson of Spirritz and as always, he did us proud by winning Reserve in one Olympian class and 3rd in the other, 2 x Best of Breeds and 2 x 2nd in side classes.
IGrCh Whatatrill Jackson of Spirritz was 4th in the Olympian Class and won both Best of Breeds.
OB IGrCh Spirritz Fire On Ice was Reserve Olympian, won both Best of Breeds and 2 x 1st in side classes.
OB IGrCh Spirritz Fire On Ice won the Olympian, Best of Breed and 1st in his side class.
We took both boys although we knew that they would be competing against each other in the Olympian class.
OB IGrCh Spirritz Fire On Ice won the Olympian with Whatatrill Jackson of Spirritz getting the Reserve. Fire On Ice also won the Best of Breed and both boys did well in their respective side classes.
IGrCh Spirritz Fire On Ice won the Olympian and became the FIRST adult male Maine Coon to hold the title of Olympian Bronze Imperial Grand Champion!!
GrCh Whatatrill Jackson of Spirritz won both Imperial Certificates and achieved the title of Imperial Grand Champion!
Both boys won the Best of Breeds and well in their respective side classes.
GrCh Whatatrill Jackson of Spirritz won the Imperial Certificate and did well in his side classes.
Spirritz Middlewood Marvin won 1st and Best of Breed, and did well in his side classes.