On 13-15th of October, 2011 the 25th International Championship od German Shorthaired Pointers - IKP 2011 was held in Surwold, Germany. 190 dogs applied to participate in this championship, it fact there were 168 participants. 37 clubs from Germany and other countries represented their dogs for this competition. All dogs were divided in 42 groups.
119 dogs (71%) won the 1st price, 28 dogs (17%) won the 2nd price, among them 61 male-dogs (85%) and 86 female-dogs (90%).
General level of participants was high. In general the best mark 4h was given 41 times, 3 times of them for scent, 8 times for seek, once for point and 29 times for water work.
Anica II vom Wittenkind, birth date 04.04.2009, leader Tapio Kurti, got the maximum points, best exterior mark — Fw. V, got 4h for seek and StmE (seeking of duck if there is) and got CACIT.
Maja vom Theelshof, birth date 13.05.2008, leader Marcel Krenz, got the maximum points, best exterior mark — Fw. V, got 4h for seek and StmE (seeking of duck if there is) and got CACIT res.
Best male dog was Emir von der Hansaburg, birth date 19.11.2008, leader Hubertus Hogemann, got the maximum points, best exterior mark — Fw. V, got 4h for StmE (seeking of duck if there is).
In the final of IKP - Schausuche - 23 dogs gained the Best group and got the maximum points.
The final winner was Betty von Horum, leader Christiane Perplies, it got CACIT.
The second place in the final was Maja vom Theelshof, leader Marcel Krenz, it got CACIT res.
In exterior ring there were 168 dogs, 75 of them got the best mark - Formwert V.
|v1 Scout vom Riverwoods||v1 Steffi von der Jydebek|
|v2 Gerd ze Stipek||v2 Quelle vom Niemen|
|v3 Iru del Valle de Carranza||v3 Eische vom Westenholzer Bruch|
|v4 Eric vom Westenholzer Bruch||v4 Isa vom Hinschen-Hof|
|v5 Ivo vom Hinschen-Hof||v5 Rike vom Delme Horst|
The vom Wiesenufer owner Anatoliy Oboronkov and the President of German Shorthaired Pointer Ukrainian Club Alexander Gapon were present in IKP 2011 as guestes and observers.