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JUDGES for 2019 Cattle are Robert Simpson & Sean McGovern
 


Judging Commences 10 a.m 
Prizes: €60, €40, €20
Entry Fee: €7

 

ALL CALVES MUST BE EXHIBITOR BRED

No Calves allowed in the No Permanent Teeth Section

CONFINED
CONFINED

Class 16:     Beef Type Heifer showing no permanent teeth    
Robert Smyth Cup 
Not eligible for entry in class 17    

Class 17:     Best Breeding Heifer showing no permanent teeth     
Ardara Rowing Club Cup

Class 17A:  Best Breeding Heifer showing 2 or more permanent teeth. 

Class 17 & Class 17A not eligible for entry in Class 18 or Class 19
Sponsored by Dunmore Financial Services & Tax Consultancy, London

Class 18:     Beef Type Cow or Heifer other than Charolais in Milk or in Calf    
Harold Hennigan Cup 

Class 19:     Charolais Type Cow or Heifer in Milk or in Calf
Dean Boyce Cup

Class 20:    Suckling Cow with own Calf at Foot, Male Calf not exceeding 400kg, female Calf not exceeding 360kg
Hamilton Baskin Cup
Sponsored by McMonagle Stone

Class 21:    Charolais Bull Calf, not exceeding 400kg
Neil Craig Memorial Cup 
1st Prize - Feed Voucher Sponsored by R Smyth & Sons Ltd.

Class 22:    Charolais Heifer Calf, not exceeding 360kg
Billy Mc Nelis Memorial Cup
1st Prize- Feed Voucher Sponsored by R Smyth & Sons Ltd.

Class 23:    Best Limousin Calf Male, not exceeding 400kg
Dinny Mc Ginley Cup
1st Prize-Feed Voucher Sponsored by R Smyth & Sons Ltd.

Class 24:     Best Limousin Calf Female, not exceeding 360kg
John Sharpe Memorial Cup 
1st Prize- Feed Voucher Sponsored by R Smyth & Sons Ltd

Class 25:     Best Belgian Blue Calf Male or Female, Male calf weighing between 251kg to 400kg, Female calf weighing between 251kg to 360kg
Thomas Boyle Memorial Cup
1st Prize- Feed Voucher Sponsored by R Smyth & Sons Ltd.

Class 26:     Best Belgian Blue Calf Male, weighing 250kg or under
Mary Cunningham Memorial Cup

Class 26A:    Best Belgian Blue Calf Female weighing 250kg or under 
Sean Gallagher Memorial Cup

Class 27:    Best Calf Male or Female other than Charolais, Belgian Blue or Limousin weighing under 400KG

Class 27A:    Best Homebred Animal excluding Calves and Pedigrees
Ciaran Gallagher Haulage Cup
Sponsored by POD Trak Ltd

Class 28:     Best Pair of Animals from one herd, any age, any breed, excluding Pedigree
Francie McCafferty Cup
Sponsored by POD Trak Ltd. 


Champion and Reserve Calf of Confined Classes
John Gallagher Cup

 

Champion and Reserve Animal of Confined Classes 
Wee Stephen Memorial Cup

Champion Young Handler Male or Female
Champion Young Handler Male or Female

Champion Prize Money: €80

Reserve Prize Money: €40

Sponsored by PJD Construction, London

Champion Young Handler Male or Female 
 (Judged on Stockmanship / Style and Appearance)

Class 1: 12 to 18 years of age Male/Female
1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes - Trophies
Sponsored by Loughill Pedigrees

All entrants will receive a rosette for taking part  FREE ENTRY

Please enter Before 21st July, Entries will not be taken on the day 

 

CATTLE (OPEN)
CATTLE (OPEN)

Class 29:    Best Breeding Heifer showing no more than 2 permanent teeth  
 

Class 30:    THE IRISH SHOWS ASSOCIATION & SWINFORD SHOW SOCIETY PRESENT:

THE ALL-IRELAND SUCKLER HEIFER CHAMPIONSHIP

Sponsored by Progressive Genetics
Prize Fund: €1600

RULES AND CONDITIONS

1.     The competition is open to All Breeds of non pedigree Heifers, suitable to produce and rear a calf with potential for current commercial beef markets.

2.     Heifers may be in calf or maiden at final. For heifers that are in-calf, evidence must be produced i.e., Scanning Cert, or insemination Cert

3.     Heifer’s potential mothering ability will be assessed. 

4.     Up to 2 heifers may qualify at each show if the standard is deemed sufficient.

5.     Individual exhibitors may qualify up to 2 heifers for the final

6.     All heifers must be haltered, trained and lead by a competent adult.

7.     Animals qualifying for this final are ineligible for entry to other classes at the Swinford show other than qualifying classes for other finals.

8.     The foregoing rules should be read in conjunction with the I.S.A./General Rules for 2017 together with Swinford Show Rules.

 

ENTRY FEE:     To Qualifying Show: €10. To Final: €15
PRIZES:    Champion: €500 & Sash; 2nd: €250; 3rd: €150;  4th & 5th: €100; 6th to 15th: €50
FINAL:         Swinford Show – Sunday 25th August 2019

 

Class 31:    Best Non-Pedigree Male Calf, not exceeding 400kg.  

Class 32:     Best Non-Pedigree Female Calf, not exceeding 360kg. 


COMMERCIAL CHAMPION & RESERVE

Sash 

 

PEDIGREE CHAROLAIS SECTION 

Class 33:    Pedigree Charolais Male Calf born from 1st September 2018 to 31st December 2018

Class 34:    Pedigree Charolais Female Calf born from 1st September 2018 to 31st December 2018

Class 35:     Pedigree Charolais Male Calf born from 1st January 2019

Class 36:    Pedigree Charolais Female Calf born from 1st January 2019

Class 37:    Pedigree Charolais Cow or Heifer born on or before 31st August 2018

 

OVERALL CHAROLAIS CHAMPION & RESERVE (CLASSES 33 – 37)

CHAMPION €80 & Sash             
RESERVE: €40 & Sash

Sponsored by: Dawros Bay Hotel

 

ONLINE ENTRY FORM

Entries are now closed. We will no longer be taking entries as we are printing the catalogue. See you all on the 10th!

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