The Charolais classes are underway while the Simmentals go through the sale ring. The Charolais will go under the hammer tomorrow, but the show results so far are:
Class 1: Bulls born on or between 11 November and 31 December 2010
1st: Mr N R Barclay’s Harestone Farceur (
2nd: Mr N F Massie’s Blelack Formidable (
3rd: Mr N F Massie’s Blelack Frontier (
Farceur is a Baladin son out of Australie and Formidable by Swalesmoor Bayonet and has a TSI and SRI off +41.
Class 2: Bulls born on or between 1 and 31 January 2011
1st: Mrs J Rix’s Wissington Genius (
2nd: Mr K Riddoch’s Maerdy Glade (
Wissington Genius is a Gretnahouse Ultimate son out of Wissington Delight. He was male breed and reserve male interbreed champion at the South of England Show this year. Maerdy Glade is a Maerdy Dynamite son.
Class 3: Bulls born on or between 1 February and 9 March 2011
1st: J H C Campbell and Sons’ Thrunton Galaxy (
2nd: M V and M E Atkinson’s Mowbraypark General (
3rd: Mrs J Rix’s Wissington Grenadier (
Thrunton Galaxy is a Balmyle Dickler son with a TSI of +61 and a SRI of +52. General has a TSI of +33 and a SRI of +29 and is a Fairway Bruce son.
Class 4: Bulls born on or between 10 and 18 March 2011
1st: Mr J Boomaars’ Vexour Garth (
2nd: D and M Campbell’s Caithness Guy (
3rd: Mr M J Massie’s Elrick Galaxy (
Vexour Garth is a Dingle Hofmeister sin, out of Vexour Della and Caithness Guy is a Sportsmans Columbo son.
Class 5: Bulls born on or between 19 and 31 March 2011
1st: Mr W Short’s Woodpark Gregg (
2nd: Mr N R Barclay’s Harestone Glenlivet (
3rd: Harestone Gilbert from Mr N R Barclay (
Woodpark Gregg is a Doonally New son out of Greyoak Rachel and has a TSI of +39 and a SRI of +28. Harestone Glenlivet is by Goldies Unbeatable.
Class 6: Bulls born on or between 1 and 3 April 2011
1st: Mr A Ivory’s Cardean Guardsman (
2nd: J H C Campbell and Sons’ Thrunton Gabriel (
Cardean Guardsman is an Oldstone Egbert son, out of Cardean Snowdrop and was Charolais champion at Alyth Show. Gabriel is a Balmyle Dickler son with a TSI of +54 and a SRI of +45.
Class 7: Bulls born on or between 4 and 8 April 2011
1st: A MacGregor’s Allanfauld Gladiator (
2nd: Mr N F Massie’s Blelack General (
3rd: Marwood General from R A and J Blyth (
Allanfauld Gladiator is by Elgin Davinci and has a TSI of +51 and a SRI of +37. Blelack General is by Goldies Dynamite and out of Galcantray
Class 8: Bulls born on or between 9 and 17 April 2011
1st: J H C Campbell and Sons’ Thrunton Geraldo (
2nd: Blelack Galaxy from Mr N F Massie (
3rd: J H Campbell and Sons’ Thrunton Goldsmith (
Geraldo is a Balmyle Dickler son with a TSI of +46 and a SRI of +41. Galaxy is out of Blelack Arbor and by Goldies Dynamite and has a TSI of +47 and a SRI of +38.
Class 9: Bulls born on or between 18 and 23 April 2011
1st: I and D Goldie’s Solwayfirth Grieg (
Solwayfirth Grieg has a TSI of +54 and a SRI of +45 and is by Solwayfirth Banker. Thrunton Galahad is a Balmyle Dickler son.
Class 10 Bulls born on or between 24 and 30 April 2011
In first place Coolnaslee Gaffer, from G J Crawford, Co
Standing in second place Kersknowe Grandprix, from J Jeffrey, Kersknowe, Kelso, is sired by Sackville Casanova and is out of Kersknowe Spa.
Class 11 Bulls born on or between 1 and 7 May 2011
Awarded first prize Thrunton Gallant is sired by Balmyle Dickler and is out of Thrunton Arabella. He has a TSI of +51 and a SRI of +44.
Standing second to Gallant Blackford Gladiator is from Miss A Macpherson. He is sired by Newhouse Bigal and is out of Blackford Celia. He has a TSI of +49 and a SRI of +39.
Class 12 Bulls born on or between 8 and 21 May 2011
2nd: Lot 792 Marwood Garth from RA and J
3rd: Lot 787 Edenhurst Genius from P W Vasey
Falleninch Greatest, from A B Hornall is awarded first place in this class. Sired by Prime Colombo, he is out of Falleninch Brilliant and was second at this year’s RHS. He has a TSI of +42 and a SRI of +36.
In second position Marwood Garth is sired by Sportsman Columbo and is out of Marwood Ugene.
Class 13 Bulls born on or between 22 May and 5 June 2011
In first place is Sandleford Gilberto. Sired by Sportsman Columbo, he was male champion at NI Charolais show 2012.
In second Ashby Gucci, from D Norton is out of Grentnahouse Caresse and is sired by Burradon Talisman. He was junior, male and interbreed champion at
Class 14 Bulls born on or between 6 and 21 June 2011
Taking top spot was Glencoe Galliant (
In second place Maerdy Gent is sired by Blelack Digger and is out of Meardy Debutante. He has a TSI of +74 and SRI of +74 also.
Class 15 Bulls born on or after 22 June 2011
2nd: Lot 826 Killadeas Garrett from S and D Bothwell
Taking top spot is this class is Barnsford Gorse, a full brother to the bull who smashed a world record when he made 70,000gns at Stirling last year. Sired by Balmyle Bollinger he is out of Alwent Broom and is expected to make big money when he goes through the show ring tomorrow.
In second Killadeas Garrett is sired by Blackford Dynamite – the overall champion in Stirling, 2009 – and is out of Killadeas Caramel.
Class16 Heifers born on or after 29 September 2010
1st: Lot 827 Vexour Flirt from JBoomaars
2nd: Lot 830 Killadeas Godivafrom S and D Bothwell
Vexour Flirt is sired by Blelack Crusaderand is out of Vexour Beth.
Winning top hours is Wissington Genius, from Mrs J Rix. He is sired by Gretnahouse Ultimate and is out of Wissington Delight. The January 2011-born male was reserve male interbreed at the South of England Show 2012.
In reserve was Harestone Gaffeur, from N R Barclay. Sired by Eldorado he is out of Azalee.
Taking home the prize card for Junior Champion is Sandleford Gilberto (Lot 802), from G Henderson. Sired by Sportsman Columbo, he was male champion at NI Charolais show 2012 and is out of Sandelford Tessa.
In reserve is Glencoe Galliant (Lot 808) from V McDonald. He is one of the first sons by Plexus, out of Glencoe Dong, and won reserve junior champion at Balmoral recently.
The judge has placed Cardean Guardsman (Lot723) in champion position. The Oldstone Egbert son, from Mr A Ivory, waschampion at Alyth Show and is out of Cardean Snowdrop. He has a TSI of +31 and SRI of +42.
In reserve position is Thrunton Gabriel fromJ H C Campbell and sons. Sired by Balmyle Dickler, his dam is ThruntonBebopalula. He has a TSI of +54 and SRI of +45.
In Champion position is Vexour Flirt, from JBoomars. She is sired by Blelack Crusader and is out of Vexour Beth. She won first prize at the GreatYorkshire.
In reserve stands Killadeas Godiva, from Sand D Bothwell. She’s sired by Blackford Dynamite and her dam is KilladeasVase.