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World Cup Obedience

On this page you find the specific information about the Obedience discipline.

Obedience judges

  • Dirk Belder, 65 years young living together with Monique. Started with Belgian Shepherds in 1985. After many successes at the competitions achieved, became judge in 1993.

    At this moment together with Monique in the possession of 3 Border Collies. Of which the 2 oldest 14 and 10 years enjoy their retirement, the youngest of 5 years is with Monique active in the English Obedience.

    In addition to the competitions and exams that we purchase in the Netherlands, we also can be found regularly abroad on the OB fields. With the highlight in 2016, the World Championship for Belgian Shepherds in France.

  • Monique Barten 54 years old In 1990 I started with Big Gray Spitz with which I became Dutch Champion several times. After the Spitz continued training and competing with Border Collies. At the moment I am active in the English Obedience with my youngest Border Collie of 5 years. From 2000 judge, to be found in both the Netherlands and Germany at competitions and exams.  


Competition leader


Program Obedience


 Thursday May 3, Roden
19:00 Opening ceremony
presentation countries


Friday May 4, Roden
8:00 till 15:00 Veterinary control (mandatory)
Handing in papers


Saturday 18:30 WDSF Party Evening in Aduard
Don’t forget to make reservations

Sunday  8:30 – 16.30

Sunday May 6, Roden
 sign up
9:30 start competition / group exercises all classes
10:00 Obedience B, Obedience 1, Obedience 2, Obedience 3
Around 12:00 lunchbreak
15:00 End competition
16:00 Award & closing ceremony



Participants WC WDSF 2018 obedience Dutch Shepherds site
  1. Nicola Bavato – United Dutch Gena, Italy, OB B
  2. Nicole Kuik – Aedan, The Netherlands, OB B
  3. Frederica Menin – United Dutch Gumball, Italy, OB B
  4. Alberto Zancanaro -Ira, Italy, OB B