Upcoming Events

Upcoming 2019 Events



Potomac Valley Irish Wolfhound Club Specialty


Date: Mar 31 - Apr 1, 2019

Harford Equestrian Center, 608 North Tollgate Road, Bel Air, MD

Conformation: Ms. Ellen Kroll, August
Sweepstakes: Mr. James Kroll, August
Obedience & Rally: Ms. Lynn A Currie

Show Chair: Christina Buckner
Show Secretary: Ce Hoffman



Mid West Branch of the IWCC Booster

Date: April 5-7, 2019 (Booster on the 7th)

Red Deer and District Kennel Club

Westerner Park

4847 – 19 Street

Red Deer, AB

Judge – J. Gagne




Irish Wolfhound Association of the Delaware Valley - Fun Match

Date: Apr 13, 2019

2218 Old York Rd, Bordentown, NJ 08505

Judge: Billy Vaughn

Puppy lure coursing trial will be available from 9:30 to 11:30 am

Entries taken from 10-11 am. Judging will start at noon. $10 for regular classes, $5 for second entry of same dog.

Classes include:
Puppy 3-6, 6-9, 9-12, 12-15, 15-18
American-bred, Bred-by, Open
Best Puppy and Best of Opposite Puppy, Best Adult and Best of Opposite Adult, Best Head and Best Gait
Dogs with major points may not be shown

IWADV will provide a fajita/taco bar for lunch and cold drinks. Bring a side dish or dessert to share.

Club meeting will follow judging.

Bring chairs
Please RSVP for Lunch by April 10 to Shari Irick



Irish Wolfhound Only LGRA Meet

Date: April 21, 2019

Princeton, ON

For further information please contact Jocelyne Gagne ( starkeeperiw@gmail.com )  or Celeste Atkinson (  wolfhoundsrun@gmail.com )    




Irish Wolfhound Club of Canada - British Columbia Branch Specialty

Date: May 4, 2019

Peace Arch Park, White Rock, BC

Conformation Judge:  Ms. Miranda Brace, Braehead
Sweepstakes Judge:  Dr. Melanie Mercer, Wyvern

Show Chair: Fran Briscoe
Show Secretary: Kathy Holmes – admin@pacifickennelclub.com    




Norther Azawakh Association - ASFA Sighthound Field Trials

Lure Chasing Instinct Stake-all Breeds/Mixes

Date: May 4-5, 2019

Kincairn Farm (Case and Victor Nesbitt)

3874 Old Second Road North.

Elmvale, (Springwater), ON


Judges & Assignments
JEAN MARTIN, Grassie, Ont.





Irish Wolfhound Club of Canada - Lure Coursing

Date: May 11 & 12, 2019

Kincairn Farm (fully-fenced field)

3874 Old Second Road North, Elmvale, ON



Irish Wolfhound Club of America - 90th National Specialty

Date: May 14-17, 2019

Buffalo Thunder Resort, 20 Buffalo Thunder Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87506

Conformation Judge: Mr. Chris Amoo, Sade
Sweepstakes Judge: Mr. Jonathan Harvey, Cualainn
Junior Showmanship Judge: Mr. Russell L McFadden
Obedience Judge: Ms. Janice D Anthes 
Rally Judge: Ms. Janice D Anthes

Show Chair: Melanie Mercer
Show Superintendent: BaRay Event Services, Inc.

*pending AKC approval



Irish Wolfhound Club of Canada - Québec Regional Specialty

Date: Jun 1, 2019

College Militaire, Complexe Sport Absolu, 15 Jacques-Cartier Nord, St Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC
Lunch, silent auction, raffle, sale table

Conformation Judge: Ms. Louise Pinkney, Hydebeck

Information: Guylaine Gagnon
Show Secretary: Pascale Pontois


Quebec Specialty Program

Specialité Québec Programme


Rocky Mountain Irish Wolfhound Association - LGRA Specialty, FastCAT

Date: Jun 8-9, 2019

Edwards Farm, Brighton, CO

June 8 - FastCAT - 2 Trials, LGRA Specialty

June 9 - FastCAT - 2 Trials




Gazehound Ontario's 23rd Annual Specialty

Date: Jun 9, 2019

(Closing date May 22, 2019)

In conjunction with Erie Shores Kennel Club Championship Dog Show

Caledonia Fairgrounds151 Caithness St E, Caledonia, ON N3W 1C2

Erie Shores Kennel Club Link



BC Highland Games and Scottish Festival

Date: June 15, 2019

Lafarge Lake Park

1240 Pipeline Rd, Coquitlam BC



Northstar Irish Wolfhound Club - Specialty

Date: Jun 22, 2019

Isanti Fire District Association Rodeo Grounds, 500 3rd Avenue, Isanti, MN

Conformation: Ms. Kelly Cromer, Pern
Sweepstakes: Ms. Rita Tretter

Show Chair: Joel Mattson
Event Secretary: Beth Ryan

*pending AKC approval




Booster - London Canine Association

Date: July 13, 2019

London Canine Association
2019 St. Thomas, Ontario

Judge: Michelle Scott
Secretary: MJN Show Services


Prizes for BOB, BOS, BP and class placement


There will be a raffle basket with 100% of proceeds going to IWCC Rescue.

Small sales table with % of proceeds going to IWCC Rescue

Free refreshments at Lani Holf's set up for all exhibitors entered in Booster.




Irish Wolfhound Association of the West Coast - Back to Back Specialty

Date: Jul 25- 26, 2019

Ryon Memorial Park, 800 W Ocean Ave, Lompoc, CA

Jul 25 - Conformation:  TBA
             Puppy Sweepstakes: Mr. Michael Hussey, Dinree
Jul 26 - Conformation: TBA
             Junior Showmanship: TBA
             Obedience: TBA
             Rally: TBA

Superintendent: Jack Bradshaw Dog Show Superintendents

*pending AKC approval


Irish Wolfhound Association of New England - Specialty

Date: Jul 28-29, 2019

Showcase for Dogs, 121 North Road, East Windsor, CT

Conformation: Ms. Tracey Luty, Tralen
Sweepstakes: Mr. John Arvin, Misty Isle Rhodesian Ridgebacks

Show Chair: Andrea Dormady & Raven-Wolf Axelrad
Show Superintendent: Jim Rau Dog Shows, Ltd.

*pending AKC approval 



Irish Wolfhound Club of Puget Sound - Specialty

Date: Aug 2, 2019

Argus Ranch Facility For Dogs, 35612 212th Way SE, Auburn, WA 98092

Conformation: Mr. John Lewington, Greycroft
Sweepstakes: TBA

Show Chair: John Darnall
Superintendent: TBA

*pending AKC approval 


Irish Wolfhound Club of Canada Booster

Date: Aug 6, 2019

Grey Bruce Kennel & Obedience Club

Harrison Park, 75 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5T2

Show #1

Judge: Ms Denise Cornelssen

Show Secretary: MJN Show Services   infor@mjnshowservices.com   



Rocky Mountain Irish Wolfhound Association - Specialty

Date: Aug 30-31, 2019

Island Grove Regional Park, 501 North 14th Avenue, Greeley, CO  80631

Conformation Judge: Mr. Bill Shelton
Sweepstakes Judge: Ms. Donna Smith, Taliesin
Junior Showmanship Judge: TBA
Obedience Judge: TBA
Rally Judge: TBA

Aug 31 - ASFA Trial, Cheyenne, WY

Show Chair: Denise Shorey
Superintendent: J.D. Curtis Specialty Show Secretary

*pending AKC approval


Irish Wolfhound Club of Canada - Ontario Regional Specialty

Date: Sep 20, 2019

Sept 20 - IWCC Ontario Regional Specialty
Windmill Point Park, 2409 Dominion Rd, Ridgeway ON L0S 1N0

Join us for a rocking and rolling Wolfstock party on Friday evening at the campground – all things hippie encouraged! Think peace signs, beads, flowers and tie dye. Costume contest for best hippie owner & hound. Plans are underway for a live band at the event. This is after all the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock. More details to follow.

Conformation Judge: Dr. John Reeve-Newson, Kishniga Borzoi
Sweepstakes, Unofficial Classes Judge: Mr. Gary Janssens, Kilmarra

Show Chairs: Jude Callender, Jocelyne Gagné
Show Secretary: MJN Show Services  infor@mjnshowservices.com 








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Irish Wolfhound Club of Canada - National Specialty

Date: Sep 21-22, 2019

Sept 21-22 - IWCC National Specialty
Windmill Point Park, 2409 Dominion Rd, Ridgeway ON L0S 1N0

Sept 21 - IWCC AGM at Windmill Point Park following judging

Host Hotel: TBA
1485 Garrison Road, Fort Erie, ON, Canada, L2A 1P8

Conformation Judge: Ms. Pat Pask, Baronglen
Sweepstakes, Jr Handling, Unofficial Classes Judge: Mr. Lloyd Simmons, Lonnkyle

Performance Events - LGRA - TBD

Show Chairs: Jude Callender, Jocelyne Gagné
Show Secretary: MJN Show Services   infor@mjnshowservices.com   








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Irish Wolfhound Club of the Willamette Valley Specialty Match (Unsactioned)

Date: Sept 28, 2019

Clackamas County Fairgrounds

Canby, OR

Judges – TBD

Show Sec - TBA



Irish Wolfhound Association of the Delaware Valley - Specialty

Date: Oct 5-7, 2019

Church of Saint Benedict Picnic Grounds, Mohnton, PA

Oct 5 - IWs Only LGRA, Puppy Practice Match

Conformation Judge: Ms. Chris MacLeod, Brachan
Sweepstakes Judge: Ms. Jodi Allward, Wolfdane
Rally Judge: TBA

Show Chair: Doug Marx
Show Secretary: David Milne

*pending AKC approval 



Northern California Irish Wolfhound Club - Back to Back Specialty

Date: Oct 11-13, 2019

Sonoma Marin Fairgrounds, 175 Fairgrounds Dr. & Payran St., Petaluma, CA 94952

Oct 11
Conformation Judge: TBA
Obedience & Rally Judge:  TBA
Lure Coursing: TBA

Oct 12
Conformation Judge: TBA
Sweepstakes (Puppy and Veteran): TBA
Junior Show: TBA

Oct 13
Lure Coursing: TBA

Show Chair: Frank Christian
Show Secretary: BaRay Event Services

*pending AKC approval



Rocky Mountain Irish Wolfhound Association - FastCAT

Date: Oct 12-13, 2019

Edwards Farm, Brighton, CO

Oct 12 - FastCAT - 2 Trials

Oct 13 - FastCAT - 2 Trials



Great Lakes Irish Wolfhound Association - Fun Match

Date: Oct 19-20, 2019

Cudahy Kennel Club, 3820 S Pennsylvania Ave, Saint Francis, WI 53235

Fun Match Judge: Ms. Donna Tomson, Castlekeep

Oct 19 - Conformation Fun Match, Educational Judge's Dinner
Oct 20 - Education Seminars, Canine Good Citizen Testing

Co-chairs: Risha Cupit Berzins, David Berzins, Christina Marie Rappel

Match Secretary: David Berzins



Irish Wolfhound Association of the Garden State - Specialty

Date: Oct 27-28, 2019

Best Western Inn at Hunts Landing, 120 Routes 6 & 209, Matamoras, PA 18336

Conformation Judge: Ms Anne-Mette Mikkelsen, Ballygran, Norway
Veteran and Puppy Sweepstakes Judge: TBA
Junior Showmanship: Ms Joy Graham

Show Chair: Eileen M Flanagan
Show Secretary/Super: Patricia Reilley

*pending AKC approval



Rocky Mountain Irish Wolfhound Association - ASFA Trials

Date: Nov 16-17, 2019

Fairmont Park - Golden, CO

ASFA Trials





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