Bluefaced Leicester Online Show – July and August, 2021 News

Bluefaced Leicester Online Show – July and August, 2021

April 9, 2021

The Bluefaced Leicester Online Show, 2021

Kindly Sponsored by Tom Stevenson & Natural Stockcare  – Contact Tom Stevenson – 07713 259160

Due to the on going Covid – 19 restrictions the Bluefaced Leicester Sheep Breeders’ Association have decided this Summer to host an online show for Registered Bluefaced Leicesters

The show will be hosted on the Association Facebook Page throughout July & August, 2021

Rules of Entry

Entry for the show will be done by the submission of video clips sent to the Association Office.

Videos can be submitted via private message to the Association Facebook Page or via WhatsApp. The video clips must be no longer than 30 seconds in length per class, the video must be taken on hard standing ground (ie concrete) not grass, there must be no editing of video clips, no background music or commentary.

There is to be no posting or sharing of submitted videos on any social media platforms or groups pre-release of final results.

All videos will be shared on the Association page after the issuing of results.

Details of judges will not be shared until the results are announced.

There will be four classes for Judging for each type (8 classes in total)

Class 1: Two Ewe Lambs

Class 2: Two Tup Lambs

Class 3: Two Shearling Rams

Class 4: Two Shearling Gimmers

The videos will be requested on a named day a region at a time in the order:-

Scotland,

Southern Ireland,

Northern Ireland,

Wales and South West,

North East,

North West,

(this will follow the pattern of the Association Sales)

Every Region will have a Judge for each type; these will be selected by the Trustees and will remain anonymous until all Judging is finished.  (Regional Judges will not be made aware of other Regional Judges and they will not be eligible to Judge in their own Region)

A Regional Champion will be selected from the four first prize winners for each type.  The second placed stock from the regional classes will become part of the judging selection to gain reserve champion.

From all the Regional Winners the Overall Champion for each type will be chosen by a Judging panel.  All information will be kept anonymous until the Judging is finished.

Regional winners will be awarded a crystal whisky glass and will go forward to the Overall Championship for their type.

The Overall champion of each type will be awarded a professional photograph taken of their prize winning sheep and the photographs will be used for promotional purposes within the Association and in the Agricultural Press

 Further Details and Updates will be posted on our Facebook Page and Website

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