Nordic Sheepdog Championship 2022


The Nordic Sheepdog Championship will be held the 5-7 of August in the south of Sweden, close to Hässleholm at the Castle Hovdala.



The possibilities to lay out grand courses are good at Hovdala and you can expect three days of challenges. The trial will be organized by the local sheepdog club Skånes vallhundsklubb.



The Nordic Sheepdog Championship (NSC) is an annual trial, organised by the Organising Committee of the Nordic Sheepdog Championship (CNSC), in which National teams selected by Sheepdog Organisations from the Nordic countries can enter with a limited number of competitors.

The organisation of the NSC is cooperation between:
Dansk Hyrdehunde Klub (Denmark);
Suomen Paimenkoirayhdistys (Finland);
Norsk Sau og Geit (Norway):
Svenska Vallhundsklubben (Sweden);
Seyðahundasamband Føroya (Faroe Islands)

Time table

5 august 2022

08.00 Welcome to the Championships

08.30 Briefing on the qualifying-course

08.30 First start

6 august 2022

08.00 Briefing on the qualifying-course

08.20 First start

7 august 2022

08.30 Briefing on the finals-course

08.30 First start


Tomas Westman, e-mail: Mobil +46707133914


Viola Hebeler and Simon Mosse. More information is coming….

The Trial

Ägare till fåren

The trial will be held at Hovdala Castle and Eric and Caroline Adsekes sheep.It is a large stock of 475 Gotland-sheep.The trial will be held on ewes on the land of the castle.It is old military ground today own by the community of Hässleholm. It is also a nature reserve.

A beautiful place to be and we are pleased to be able to share this with you.

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The Trials will follow the trial rules for The Nordic Sheepdog Championship
There will be two days (Friday and Saturday) of qualifying runs with single gather, drive, shed, pen and single.
every dog’s achieved points from both days will be added and the 15 best from the qualifying days will Sunday run a course with double gather, drive, international shed and pen.
Each day the trials will start mornings at 8 o´clock.

There will be free entry spectators who want to watch the trials.

To avoid spreading of sheep diseases, we earnestly ask handlers and spectators only to enter the trial areas with clean footwear.

Rules for the Nordic Sheepdog Championsship




Entry fee of 1300 SEK per dog should be transferred to bank account before 8th july 2022

(Eban. no) IBAN: SE78 8000 0831 3952 4407 3044
BIC/Swift:  SWEDSESS, accountholder´s name Skånes Vallhundsklubb, CVR: 802418-5202. Swedbank.

Any other questions mailto: Carin Lindeberg, or text to: +46709-696 739

Place to stay

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