Presenting the Judges

and the course director

Floyd Farthing,
Im a full time sheep farmer from south wales running over 500 head of welsh mountain ewes. I farm over 350 acres as well as running sheep onto the mountains, i have trained and sold dogs for the past 15 years and started trialing in 2019.

Since starting i have made multiple nursery finals, double gather finials, 2 times welsh team member and international supreme finalist.

I have also judged in many different country's

David McMullan,
North Ireland 

Course director

Nigel Watkins,
Nigel is a multiple member of the Welsh National Team over 4 decades, a three time Welsh National Champion, Reserve World Champion, twice Reserve International Supreme Champion.

Over the years Nigel has trained many top dogs and he has an uncanny knack of finding the right dogs for himself and others. Having competed at the highest level Nigel has a wealth of knowledge

to share, he does so through teaching clinics and judging sheepdog trials around the globe.

Nigel has judged the CSC 2015 in Italy and has been Course Director at the CSC 2017 in Norway.

Judging Young Handlers

Wolfgang Lipczenko