THE Ulster Ram Breeders’ Association held its annual dinner and pre-sentation of trophies on Friday, November 18, in the Ross Park Hotel, Kells.
Blackface secretary Mark Smyth welcomed everyone. After a lovely meal URBA Chairman Robert Dick called upon his wife Isabel to give out the trophies.
Border Leicester Section
The Rev RJ McIlmoyle MBE Memorial Perpetual Trophy – David and Liz Mawhinney
Challenge Cup – David and Liz Mawhinney
JB Kirkpatrick Perpetual Bowl – David and Liz Mawhinney
Allam Cup – James Aiken
J Thompson and Sons Tankard for the Champion – David and Liz Mawhinney
Shearling cup for the Best Shearling Ram or Shearling Ewe – David and Liz Mawhinney
Jacob Horner Memorial Cup for the Reserve Champion – George Knox
Thompson Memorial Cup for the Best Group of Three Ram Lambs – James Aiken
Anderson cup for the Best Shearling Ewe or Ewe Lamb – David and Liz Mawhinney
Farming Life award for the Top Priced Sheep – George Knox
Sir Robert Anderson cup for the Balmoral Border Leicester Champion – Harold Dickey
McKee salver tray for the Balmoral Border Leicester Reserve Champion – Stephen Wallace
Perpetual challenge cup – Russell Smyth
Rev. R.J. McIlmoyle (MBE) Memorial Perpetual Trophy – Russell Smyth
Joe Smyth Memorial Cup – Russell Smyth
J Thompson and Sons tankard for champion shearling – Russell Smyth
McMurtry Perpetual Challenge Cup – Russell Smyth
JA McClelland and Sons (Auts) Ltd Perpetual Challenge Cup for reserve champion – Sam Adams
Samuel White Memorial Challenge Cup for best pair of shearlings – Sam Adams
The Parkmore Perpetual Challenge Cup, Group of 5 Shearlings – Tom Adams
Ulster Wools Farm Suppliers Cup, Group of 5 Irish Bred Shearlings – Tom Adams
The John Thompson Cup for champion ram lamb – Sean Og McCusker
J Thompson and Sons tankare for champion lamb – Sean Og McCusker
Perpetual challenge cup for reserve champion ram lamb – B & P McEvoy
The Coleman Perpetual Challenge Shield – Joe Adams
Alexander C Gibson Memorial Perpetual Challenge Cup – Sam Adams
URBA Rosebowl for overall champion of champions – Russell Smyth
Halfway House Bar rosebowl for reserve champion of champions – Sean Og McCusker
Border Leicester secretary Sonya Smyth then presented Isabel with a bouquet of flowers and Mark thanked everyone for attending.
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