E.1 – WCF-Rings

  Part E – Organization of the WCF-Ring

In all exhibitions of the WCF traditional judging and WCF-Rings may be organized simultaneously: A Ring for adult cats, one for alters and one ring for kittens 3 - 10 months. All cats competing in the show may participate in a WCF-Ring.

 

E.1.1 – Adult Ring

regardless their breed, colour, class and sex, where the judge awards maximum ranks from 1 to 10.

 

E.1.2 – Alter Ring

All altered cats are judged together in the ring, regardless their breed, colour, class and sex,
where the judge awards maximum ranks from 1 to 10.

 

E.1.3 – Kitten Ring

 All kittens from 3 to 10 months (10 months excluded) are judged together in the ring, regardless
their breed, colour, class and sex, where the judge awards maximum ranks from 1 to 10.

 

 
E.2 – Qualification of judges in a WCF-Ring

Only judges who are holding a judge’s permission for the categories of the cats participating in the ring.

 
E.3 – Ranking and number of participants

E.3.1 – Ranking of the 10 best participants at maximum


At least 4 cats have to participate in a Ring. 
Not more than the 10 best participants will be placed. 

 

 

Amount od participating cats Number of cats in the final              
4 2
5 or 6 3
7 or 8 4
9 or 10   5
11or 12  6
13 or 14 7
15 or 16 8
17 or 18 9
19  and more       10

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E.3.2 – Split of a WCF-Ring


If the number of participants is less than 39 (inclusive), the Ring may not be split.
If the number of participants is more than 39, the Ring may be split into two part-rings, but not less than 4 participants must be present in the second part-ring.
In case of a split the best cats are ranked according to article E.3.1. The split of a ring is optional.

For the description of the Master Rings see show rules E.4 - E.7