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January 2013

Top Bullmastiff Puppy 2012

  • Optimus Alicia Of Copperfield - “Shirley” is theTop Bullmastiff Puppy 2012.
    Congratulations and thank you to Billy Warren her owner and handler.

Welsh and West Open Show

  • Optimus Labelle won first in the Junior Bitch class.
    Judge: Mr. Dave Weller.

Manchester
Ch. show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins 1st place in open dog, CC and BOB.
    Judge: Mr. Frank Wildman.
  • “Mac” Later went on to be placed 2nd in the Working Group under Group Judge Mr. Steve Hall

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March 2013

Crufts 2013

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW placed second in yearling class.
  • Optimus Alicia of Copperfield wins first in the Junior Class.
  • World Ch, Int Ch, UK Ch Optimus Franklin was unplaced in the open dog class.
    Judge: Mrs Pamela Jeans-Brown
  • Huge congratulations to Mac's breeders Hilde Kjeldby and Glenn Hall of the Old Manila kennel in Norway who were showing Mac's auntie - N/DK/SE Ch Old Manila's Little Mill NV-09-12, they won Open bitch, CC and Best of Breed.
  • We were delighted later on in the day, when from a very strong working group they went on to be placed Group 4 under Working Group Judge Mrs Ferelith Somerfield.

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April 2013

Working and Pastoral Breeds of Wales
Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins CC and BOB.
    Judge: Mrs Julie Carter.

WELKS
Ch. show

  • Optimus Labelle wins Limit Bitch and the CC.
    Judge: Mrs Mave Rostron.

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May 2013

Welsh and West Of England Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins first place in yearling.
    Judge: Mrs H Filer.

World Dog Show (Budapest)

  • WW11, Int Ch, Ch Optimus Franklin is second in the Champion Class and Reserve Best Male.
  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins first place in the Intermediate Class and the CAC.
  • Ch Optimus Scarlet graded as Excellent.
  • Optimus Harlem graded as Excellent.
    Judges: Mrs karina Le Mare (UK) and Mr Rafel Malo Alcrudo (Es)

Bath Ch. show

  • Optimus Alicia Of Copperfield wins first place in Limit and the Bitch CC.
  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins first place in Open Dog, the Dog CC and BOB
    Judge: Mrs S Hewart-Chambers.
  • "Mac" later went on to be placed 4th in the Working Goup.
    Judge: Mrs M J Purnell-Carpenter.

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June 2013

Border Union Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW Wins the CC and BOB.
  • Optimus Alicia of Copperfield wins first in Limit Bitch.
    Judge: Mr. P Harding

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July 2013

British Bullmastiff League Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW Wins Open Dog the CC and Best In Show.
  • Optimus Alicia of Copperfield wins first in Limit Bitch.
  • Mac's daughter Stoneglad Rumour Has It won the Reserve Bitch CC and Best Puppy In Show - Congratulations to Paul and Cathy Latter.
    Judge: Mr. Bradley Richards.

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August 2013

Southern Bullmastiff Society Ch. Show

  • Optimus Labelle wins the Bitch CC and Reserve Best In Show.
  • Optimus Harlem, owned by Colin Williams wins first place in Post Graduate.
  • Mac's daughter Stoneglad Rumour Has It won the Reserve Bitch CC and Best Puppy In Show - Congratulations to Paul and Cathy Latter.
    Judge: Mr. Keith Baldwin (Nightstorm)

Paignton Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the CC and BOB.
  • Optimus Labelle won the Bitch CC - her 3rd.
  • Litter sister to Optimus Labelle - Optimus Alicia of Copperfield won the Reserve Bitch CC.
  • Mac's daughter Stoneglad Rumour Has It won Best Puppy In breed - Congratulations to Paul and Cathy Latter.
    Judge: Mrs Cath Ambler.

Optimus Labelle

  • Gladys is now a UK Champion, she is the 4th Generation of Champion Optimus Bitches.

Bournemouth Ch. Show

  • Optimus Alicia of Copperfield JW wins the Bitch CC and BOB.
  • Optimus Harlem wins first place in Post Graduate.
  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the RCC
  • Once again Stoneglad Rumour Has It won Best Puppy, her 10th Best Puppy at Ch Shows.
    Judge: Mrs Jane Stockman.

Optimus Alicia of Copperfield JW

  • Alicia is now a UK Champion and the second Champion from this litter.

Welsh Kennel Club Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the CC and BOB.
  • Congratulations once again to Paul and Cathy Latter who won the Bitch CC and their 11th Champ Show Best Puppy in breed with Mac's daughter Stoneglad Rumour Has It.
  • We were delighted and very proud to see her standing next to her father "Mac" in the challenge for Best of Breed.
    Judge: Mr Steve Hall.

Optimus Bassey

Great weekend ... 3 shows for Optimus Bassey - litter sister to Ch Optimus Labelle, Ch Optimus Alicia of Copperfield and Optimus Harlem - handled by Vizi Zsombor.

  • Dac Moloss Club show: CAC, Club Winner, Best Bitch, BOB
    (Judge: Mr. Denis Kuzelj)
  • CAC show: CAC, Best Bitch, BOB
    (Judge: Mr. Papp Vasile)
  • CACIB show: CAC, CACIB, Best Bitch, BOB
    (Judge: Mr. Christian Stefanescu)

City Of Birmingham Canine Association Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the CC and BOB
  • Optimus Alicia of Copperfield JW wins the Bitch CC.
  • Mac's daughter Stoneglad Rumour Has It won Best Puppy Bitch In breed.
    Judge: Mr Alan Rostron.

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September 2013

Richmond Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the Dog RCC
  • Ch Optimus Alicia JW wins the Bitch RCC.
  • Mac's daughter Stoneglad Rumour Has It won the Bitch CC
    Judge: Anne-Marie Class (France)

Driffield Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Alicia JW wins the Bitch CC and BOB.
  • Mac's daughter Stoneglad Rumour Has It won the Bitch CC
    Judge: Mr Roy Baker

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October 2013

Midland Counties Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the RCC.
    Judge: Mr. F Kane.

Belgium Club Jubilee Ch. show

A great weekend in Belgium.

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the Dog CAC and Best In Show.
  • Ch Optimus Labelle wins the Bitch CAC and Best Bitch.
  • Ch Optimus Scarlet wins Reserve Best Bitch, only beaten by her daughter!
    Judge: Mr Jose Sastre (Spain)

Ch Optimus Camella JW

  • Sadly we have had to say goodbye to Camella, aged 9 years, she was a great character and a joy to live with. A daughter of Holly she did us proud in the show ring and produced our first brindle litter resulting in 2 brindle champions - Ch Optimus Franklin and Ch Optimus Scarlet.
    Run free and sleep well Camella.

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November 2013

Northern Bullmastiff Club Silver Jubilee Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Scarlet wins 1st place in the Open Bitch class, RCC and Reserve Best In Show
    Judge: Mrs C Davies (Mascona)

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December 2013

Bullmastiff Association Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Scarlet wins 1st place in the Open Bitch class, CC and Best In Show
    Judge: Mr R Searle.

LKA Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the Dog CC and Best Of Breed
    Judge: Miss L Pope (Maskeen).
  • Mac later went on to be placed 2nd in the Working Group.
    Judge: Mr Jeff Horswell


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