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Mrs. SONIA KELVERI PHILIPPOU

Languages: Cypriot, Greek, English, French, Italian etc.

Involved in canine and equestrian activities since childhood.

Owned her own first dog, a GSD, in 1979 when studying in France and then also involved in shar pei in UK.

Her first judging appointment was in 1992. In 2013 she became an all rounder. She is also a trial judge and a working judge.

Since 1995 permanently lives in Cyprus and currently breeds Mini Pinschers under the affix \'Kelkyon\" and Rottweilers with her husband (under the affix Mount Olympus \"). Produced and owned many Champions and International Champions and winners of many prestigeous shows.

Involved in many breed clubs and supports all canine activities all over the island.

From 2002 to 2006 she was the elected Secretary General of the Cyprus Kennel club and for many years she was the secretary of the Pointing club of Cyprus, also of the Small breed club of Cyprus. In 2003 she created the Cynology College of the C.K.C. She has also founded in 2003 , the Mediterranean Winner show.

Currently she is the secretary of the Rottweiler club of Cyprus and the president of the continental breeds of Cyprus as well as the secretary of Mount Olympus working club.

She encourages junior handlers and runs sessions for children and junior handling as she strongly believes that this is the future of Cyprus.

The last years is in charge of the Judge\'s committee and the Canine Cynology College of Cyprus Kennel Club.

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Ms RETHA LIZA COETZEE

Judging since 2009. Working and Herding groups judge. Breeds and shows Boerboels and GSD for 13 years. Winner of National Boerboel 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015. Winner of National GSD 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015. Trainer of the National Child Handler winner 2013. Also showed Borzoi and Pomeranian and Rottweiler. Qualified Rottweilers in BA. Qualified GSD and Rottweilers for their V gradings. Founder and Chairman of Boerboel Club of Gauteng. Founding member of Junior Kennel Club of Gauteng. Working and Herding Breeds Association committee member and show organizer. South African Ladies Kennel Association committee member and show organizer. Committee member of Borzoi Club of Gauteng.

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