FCI European Coursing Championship 2020 – Hungary
1-2-3 May 2020 (Friday-Saturday-Sunday)
Organization: Fédération Cynologique Internationale (F.C.I.)
Organizer: Magyar Ebtenyésztők Országos Egyesületeinek Szövetsége (MEOESz)
Regulations: FCI Regulations for International Sighthound Races and Lure Coursing Events,
valid from 01.05.2018.
Kincsem Lovaspark (Kincsem Equestrian Park)
Address: 2711 Tápiószentmárton, Sőregi út 1. (Hungary)
GPS coordinates: 47.320739, 19.767705
Board & executives
FCI event delegate: Slavomíra Božiková (Slovakia)
Coursing director: Gyóllai Emese
Judges: The national organizations are invited to send a list of available judges until 31 January 2020
to the CdL secretary or the latest together with the entry form until 6 April 2020.
Type of lure coursing
FCI European Lure Coursing Championship, international CACIL coursing.
1 May 2020 Friday, starting at 7 o’clock:
- Galgo Espanol
- Magyar Agár
- Cirneco dell’Etna
- Podenco Ibicenco
- Pharaoh Hound
- Podenco Canario
- Italian Greyhound
- Italian Greyhound sprinter
- Whippet sprinter
2 May 2020 Saturday, starting at 7 o’clock
- Irish Wolfhound
3 May 2020 Sunday, starting at 7 o’clock
- Afghan Hound
- Chart Polski
The organizing committee reserves the right to reschedule breeds according to the number of
entered dogs, breeds can be moved to another day. The team leader of every country will be
informed about rescheduling at the latest 7 days after the closing date.
For hounds competing on Friday: Thursday from 14:00 to 17:00 o’clock.
For hounds competing on Saturday: Friday from 15:00 to 18:00 o’clock. For hounds competing on Sunday: Saturday from 15:00 to 18:00 o’clock.
Vet requirements: Valid EU passport and valid rabies vaccination is mandatory.
Identification: The dog must have microchip or readable tattoo.
Whippets and Italian Greyhounds which are not registered with a control measurement
on a FCI title event in the CdL database will be measured (§1.5.1 and §1.5.3). These
measurements will be supervised by the FCI event delegate of this event.
CdL Sprinter Winner: For Italian Greyhound sprinters and Whippet sprinters. See §1.4.2. section 8. and 9. for
the height limits, and §4.6. Sprinter events titles.
Natural flat terrain. Number of fields: 3.
For Cirneco dell’Etna, Italian Greyhound and Whippet 600 – 800 meters, for all other
breeds 800 – 1000 meters. Small variations of the distances are tolerated (§4.12.2.).
Type of lure operating
Lure pulled over pulleys.
Doping tests will be done according to FCI regulations §1.10.
According to FCI regulations §1.11.
Maximum 6 dogs per country, per breed and sex. In addition the European Champions
of the previous year can defend their title and be entered in addition to the maximum
permissible participants. §4.9 § 4.11 If a total of fewer than six dogs and bitches of any
breed at the start, no title will be given. In spite of this the FCI event delegate together
with the judges can decide to award the title if the circumstances so require.
If there are less than 4 dogs at the start, this particular breed cannot participate in the FCI
To be entered any sighthound must have completed the last two races
or lure coursing events before the deadline of the entry without disqualification.
A disqualification between the entry closing date and the date of the championship
Qualification runs completed before the age limit set forth in paragraph 1.4.2 is reached
Entries can only be done by the dog owner’s National Organization. Entries can only be
sent in the official Excel file, which is sent in advance, attached with this invitation.
CACIL will be awarded according to the FCI regulations §5. When the National
Organization on the registration form indicates that the dog is entitled to receive CACIL,
this is accepted as evidence.
6 April 2020 Monday midnight
60 EUR per dog(CdL decision 2019). Paid by team leaders in cash on the first team
leader meeting (preferably).
Bank transfer: Budapest Bank (EUR base): 10102086-09723300-01003301,
IBAN: HU79 1010 2086 0972 3300 0100 3301
FCI European Coursing Champion 2020 (red presentation jacket), certificate.
Placements 2.-6.: prizes. CdL Sprinter Winner 2020 (green presentation jacket),
certificate. Placements 2.-6.: prizes.
For all participants: a souvenir.
The coursing catalogue is free of charge, will be available to download from the website
of the championship.
Area for campers, caravans and tents is provided. Without a booking availability is not
guaranteed. Sanitation (toilets, water supply) is available. Electricity is not available in
The camping is open from 29 April (Wednesday) to 4 May (Monday).
Camping bookings at the latest: 24 April (Friday) in e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
(please mark the type of vehicle).
Price of a camping spot: 40 EUR (regardless of the number of days or type of vehicle).
One-time payment of 5 EUR (regardless of the number of days).
Other information and rules
The use of a muzzle is compulsory for all breeds.
Red and white jackets are compulsory; text, signs or other attributes that can be used to identify
are not allowed on the jackets.
Country flags or signal-/ bright colours on the dogs’ leg-tapes are not allowed.
Dogs must be kept on leash at all times. Please clean up after your dogs! Violation of these rules
will result in a penalty of 20 EUR.
First aid resources will be available on spot.
For an eventual cancellation of the event, beyond the organizer’s responsibility, no liability will