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Final Call Backs
Series 5 (HRC @web)

56 Champions Pass
Meet the 17 new GRHRCHs

Cumulative Passing Percentage:  14.7%
Flight/Series Pass Statistics

General Information
Initial Running Order
Flight/Series Stat History
Grand Events Calendar
Hunt Test Site Locations
Area Accommodations
(hotels, camping and lodging)
Spring, 2013 Grand Premium

Rules & Qualifications

Grand Hunts are run under rules and guidelines set by the United Kennel Club (UKC) for its Hunting Retriever Club (HRC) program. For more information about "The Grand" and GRHRCH title:

HRC Rulebook
HRC Upland Test Guide

Grand History
Complete List of Grand Hunting Retriever Champions

Previous Grand Hunt Tests

Future Grand Hunts

Fall, 2013: October 12-15, 2013 
To be hosted by Mississippi Valley HRC in Davenport, Iowa

Spring, 2014: April 26-30, 2014
To be hosted by Old South HRC in Georgia (specific location details TBA)

Fall, 2014: October 11-15, 2014
To be hosted by Tennessee River HRC in Union, Tennessee

Spring, 2015: May 2-6, 2015
To be hosted by Music City HRC in Nashville, Tennessee


We thank you for joining us for the 54th Hunting Retriever Club International Grand Hunt. We are very proud to have hosted this premier event! Thanks to everyone for joining us for the event ... you've made it a great success.

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Spring, 2013 HRC International
Grand Hunt Pass Handlers

385 Hunting Retriever Champions began the First Series on Saturday, April 20th. The event concluded on Wednesday, April 24th with the Fifth Series, "The Upland". We are proud to congratulate the 56 champions that passed The Grand and to welcome the 17 newest Grand Hunting Retriever Champions!

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New Grand Hunting Retriever Champion (GRHRCH) Title Passes

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2013 Grand Judges (L to R): Tommy Williams, Shawn Sinnaeve,
Shane Olean, Darrell Day, Nunzio Litterio, Bud Reed, Bill Ferrans, Paul Ramponi.

Grand Sponsors  
Official Grand Photographer


Grand Photo Gallery

Cumulative Pass Percentages
to Series 2: 73.2%
to Series 3: 45.2%
to Series 4: 25.6%
to Series 5: 16.2%
Final Passes: 14.7%

Flight/Series Pass Statistics  

Grand Hunt Judges

Darrell Day
Bill Ferrans
Nunzio Litterio
Shane Olean
Paul Ramponi
Bud Reed
Shawn Sinnaeve
Tommy Williams

Grand Hunt Committee
Ernie Istre, Chairman
Glenn Stelly
Paul Ramponi
Mike Witt
Mike Botts
James Lacaze

Rusty Wismer*
Tracy Stubbs*
*new additions since premium released

Local Grand Hunt Committee
Glen Scarborough, Grand Hunt Chairman
Jason Green, Grand Marshall
Diana Lacaze, Grand Hunt Secretary
Diana Peacock, Grand Hunt Secretary

Paul Ramponi, Grand Hunt Treasurer
Roger Gray, Game Steward

Grand Hunt Veterinarian
Wisdom Animal Clinic
2403 Texas Blvd.
Texarkana, TX

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