Marie was approved as an FCI show judge in 2005. Has judged in Australia, Austria, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, South Africa and of course Sweden.

Lydia is an authorized ring steward. She also enjoys judging junior handling. In August 2019 she had her first judging assignment at an all breed open show in Hässleholm, Sweden, where she judged breeds in group 3, 4, 6, 8 and 10, both puppy finals and the junior handling.



Panel of judges and the supreme BIS at Sighthound festival Donaueschingen 2012.

Link to my official page at the FCI Judges Directory

Group 3, 4 and 10

Breeds in group 5, 6 and a single breed in group 9

Assignments 2020

March 28 Boden, Sweden, sighthound specialty. CANCELED
April 4-5
Billund, Denmark, terrier specialties. CANCELED
April 26 Broby, Sweden, beagle specialty. CANCELED
May 2-3
Lidköping, Sweden, all breed NORDIC show. CANCELED
May 23 Hässleholm, Sweden, all breed NORDIC show. CANCELED
May 30-31
Piteå, Sweden, all breed CAC show. CANCELED
June 27-28 Maribor, Slovenia, CACIB shows + terrier specialty.CANCELED
July 18-19
Västerås, Sweden, all breed NORDIC show.
August 15-16 Bornholm, Denmark, CACIB shows.
August 29-30 Riihimäki, Finland, CACIB show.
September 12-13 Gimo, Sweden, all breed CAC show.

Assignments 2021

April 24 Ronneby, Sweden, bloodhound club annual breed specialty.
May 8-9
Ålesund, Norway, all breed NORDIC+CACIB shows.
May 23
Hässleholm, Sweden, dachshund specialty.
June 12 Skellefteå, Sweden, terrier specialty.
Oct 3
Vårgårda, Sweden, terrier specialty.
Nov 5-6
Växjö, Sweden, CACIB show.
Dec 11-12
Stockholm, Sweden, NORDIC show.

Assignments 2022

February 19-20 Bergen, Norway, CACIB show.
May 28-29 Piteå, Sweden, all breed CAC show.

August 2019 Lydia judged the Golden Go junior handling final in Hässleholm, Sweden.

BIS baby
BIS puppy 4–6 months at the open show in Hässleholm.

BIS puppy
BIS puppy 6–9 months at the open show in Hässleholm.






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