in Hökerum 11th to 12th of August, in Västra Götaland

FRK Västra wants to welcome everyone to the 2018 Flatcoated Retriever Championship.
More information about the event place will be published shortly.

The Flat Championship (FM) is one of Sweden's biggest championships för dogs. FM is arranged as a Working Test (WT) according to SSRK Guidelines and Instructions, with a few exceptions. To participate in FM is required for Swedish-owned dog membership in FRK and for foreign-owned dogs, membership in FRK or corresponding club in their home country.


UKL - Youngster class – for dogs younger than 24 months old on the 11th of August. It may have taken prizes in every class. Only age determines.

NKL- Beginners class. For dogs older than 24 months on the 11th of August, who have not yet entered Open class. If the dog has achieved a 1st prize it may remain in the class the rest of the calender year. If the dog has entered a higher class, it may not return to NKL.

ÖKL – open class – for dogs with a 1st prize in NKL, but no more than 2 1st prizes in ÖKL.

EKL – Elite class – for dogs with at least two 1st prizes in Ökl.

VKL – veteran class – for dogs who have reached the age of 9 years old before 12th of August, regardless of previously achieved merits.

Should your dog, after your application, have achieved further merits, that acquire a change of class, please contact the secretariat right away.


More information about the history and organization of the flat championship can be found on the Flatcoated Retriever Club website.

Abroad Payment:
Account Number 397898-8
Bank Account Number 99602603978988
IBAN SE75 9500 0099 6026 0397 8988
(Account Holder Flatcoated Retriever Club)
Mark payment with registration number and class.


Camping/cottages/accommodation close to Väla - some suggestions

Borås Camping, Saltemad 19 km          
Ulricehamn, Prången 21 km
Skotteksgården, U-hamn 24 km
Vegby, U-hamn 35 km
Säms, Annelund 31 km
Tångahed 38 km
Seglora 44 km

 Click on the image to get a bigger map and GPS coordinates.

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