The Southern Simmental Club held its Annual Autumn Calf Championships at Barryroe Show on Saturday 8th July.
A total of 24 calves competed for the Four Championships which were kindly sponsored by Animax Allsure. The club would like to extend our sincere thanks to Animax Allsure who continually sponsor these Finals.
Judge on the day was Michael Oliver from the Lisnacrann Herd, Co. Mayo who commented that the standard right across the classes was very high.
The results were as follows:
Interbreed Beef Male Champion, Interbreed Beef Calf Champion, Overall Simmental Champion & Southern Simmental Club Yearling Bull Calf Champion ‘Raceview Hermon’ – Peter O’Connell.
Reserve Interbreed Beef Calf Champion, Reserve Overall Simmental Champion & Southern Simmental Club Yearling Heifer Calf Champion ‘Raceview Honey’ – Peter O’Connell
Southern Simmental Club Yearling Bull Calf Championship sponsored by Animax Allsure
- 1st Raceview Herman 06/09/2016 Kilbride Farm Delboy Raceview Bounty P. & M. O’Connell
- 2nd Seaview Hendrix 02/09/2016 Delfur Decider Seaview Bambi Tony O’Leary
- 3rd Carbery Hero 09/09/2016 Kilbride Farm Delboy Carbery Amy Keith Vickery
Southern Simmental Club Weanling Bull Calf Championship sponsored by Animax Allsure
- 1st Raceview Hulk 08/11/2016 Raceview King Dermody Rachel P. & M. O’Connell
- 2nd Bearna Dhearg Haka 24/10/2016 Kilbride Farm Delboy Ballyduff Brenda William O’Halloran
- 3rd Carbery Hamilton 02/10/2016 Kilbride Farm Delboy Cloneygowan Tanya Keith Vickery
Southern Simmental Club Yearling Heifer Calf Championship sponsored by Animax Allsure
- 1st Raceview Honey 15/08/2016 Dermotstown Delboy Raceview Chantelle Peter & Marion O’Connell
- 2nd Dripsey Honey Heart ET 28/08/2016 Kilbride Farm Delboy Knockane Sweetheart William & Jenny Cotter
- 3rd Dripsey Holly Heart ET 01/09/2016 Delfur Decider Knockane Sweetheart William & Jenny Cotter
Southern Simmental Club Weanling Heifer Calf Championship sponsored by Animax Allsure
- 1st Raceview Heriyosa 17/10/2016 Kilbride Farm Delboy Raceview Frauline P. & M. O’Connell
- 2nd Raceview Her Royal Diamond 04/11/2016 Kilbride Farm Delboy Raceview Royal Diamond P. & M. O’Connell
- 3rd Mohona Happy T12 04/10/2016 Kilbride Farm Dragoon Clonagh T12 G. & S. Salter