19 September 2020
First IULH World
The French Leonberger Club has the honor of organizing the
first edition of the IULH World Championship on September
The IULH (Internationale Union Für
Leonberger Hunde), which brings together 21 breed clubs from
around the world (including the French Leonberger Club),
aims to promote the breed of Leonberg Dog internationally,
to standardize interpretation of the standard but also
provide recommendations in terms of breeding according to
the state of the world herd.
Thanks to this World
Championship, Leonbergs from around the world will meet for
a weekend in Cluny:
Friday September 18 TAN, TRR and
Saturday, September 19, IULH World
Sunday, September 20, National Leonberger
Club Show, confirmation
During the World Cup, the
following titles will be awarded:
IULH Hope: best baby
male and best baby female.
IULH Young Promise: best male
puppy and best female puppy.
IULH Junior World
Championship: best young male and best young female.
World Championship Winner: best male and best female from
the intermediate, open, work and champion classes.
Veteran World Championship Winner: best male veteran and
best female veteran.
The CACS will also be awarded to
the winner of the intermediate, open and work classes. It
will have the value of a breed special.
A panel of 7
judges will be responsible for determining the best dogs for
Judges: Per Kr. Andersen
(NO), Valérie Bontems (FR), Willi Güllix (DE), Guido
Perosino (IT), Natalia Romanova (RUS),
José Félipé Ruiz
Castenada (ES), Thomas Walker (AT).
The IULH show will also be a meeting and
demonstration place for our Leonbergs in the different
disciplines where they excel: agility, dog dancing,
harnessing, water work, etc.
We look forward to
seeing many of you in Cluny!
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