The judges were Ron Gent, Gaynor Gent and Brian Barker, and the event was sponsored by Dodson & Horrell.
The test was walked-up in sugar beet in very warm conditions.
Fourth placed Jim Cochrane, with Brunbois
Larch Leaf, won the Bryan Capps Memorial Trophy for highest placed Lincs Area
member other than the winner.
The Lintran Challenge Trophy for the best retrieve of the day other than the winning dog went to Russell Hodgen’s lab. bitch Rigganhall Twist of Russjancoe.
1 Russell Hodgen with lab.b. Limelight Lillie of Russjancoe
2 Philip Wagland with gr.b. Moscargrange Barley of Pebbletoft
3 Geoff Dobb with lab.b. Staftly Topi of Woodcockhill
4 Jim Cochrane with lab.d. Brunbois Larch Leaf
CoM Henrik Vilendal with lab.d. Saintcyres Rufus
CoM Sue Lowe with lab.d. Lowsommer Willowfean Swift