Kevin Doughty has trained and handled dogs since 1976 when he won his first Field Trial award. Nice then he has had considerable success with labradors ans golden retrievers. FTCH Bamford Zealot of Highsea´s was Kevin´s most consistent dog. Kevin was appointed to the A panel in 1996 and has judged trials all over Great Britain, Ireland and Europe including judging the European Championships twice! He enjoys helping newcomers into the sport and the summer months he holds trainings days at his training ground, Highseas, for novice and open dogs and handlers. An enthusiastic of all field sports he lists trialling, picking up and shooting as his favourites. Kevin and his wife Julie run a successful boarding kennels and cattery in Suffolk.
Kevin always considers ist an honour to be asked to judge these events and is pleased to accept the appointment to judge the Go South Cup 2018.