13th September 2017 | Judge: Ian Collins
Grand Championship for Shaunlea Geri 6
Judge Ian Collins of Churchroyd Dairy Shorthorns tapped out Grace Holiday who led Shaunlea Geri 6th ET to victory. Commenting on his Breed Champion Ian states “she was a worthy winner today, exhibiting such tremendous width and bloom of udder”.
Great Yorkshire Show Champion: Churchroyd Bronte Wildeyes 46, from IRG Collins
11-13th July 2017 | Judge: Rob Kite
Consecutive Championship for Collins'
Under the scrutiny of Judge Rob Kite, Cotonhall herd, Stafford, the Churchroyd and Breckney herds dominated the Dairy Shorthorn ring at the Great Yorkshire Show this year. Claiming the Championship was Churchroyd Bronte Wildeyes 46th from IRG Collins & Partners, for Rob Kite “there was simply no getting past this cows unbelievable mammary system”.
23rd - 26th July 2017 | Judge: Roger Stockton
Irthingvale Watzon Meg Waltz To Win Championship
In the picturesque Welsh valley Judge John Teasdale, Brafell herd, Dumfries decisively taps out Irthingvale Watzon Meg 2nd from Rachel Brindley Watkins as Champion. Commenting on the intermediate cow John states “she is my type of cow, well built, with lovely bone quality she is without question an easy winner today.”
20th and 21st June 2017 | Judge: James Robinson
Cotonhall Win Quadruple Championships
Rob Kite & family have had a phenomenal National Dairy Shorthorn show winning four major Championships across two days of fierce competition. For Judge James Robinson, Strickley Shorthorns, Kendal, Cotonhall Prophet Cherry VG86 was “an obvious Champion as her sensational ring presence, bloom of udder and quality of bone made her the obvious choice today”.