Upcoming GCA Specialties and Supported Entries

Delaware Valley Hound Association -- Supported entry

When: December 10, 2022

More information will be posted when available

2023 Central Specialty

When: March 18, 2023

Where: Kentucky Exposition Center, 937 Phillips Ln, Louisville, KY

Judges (pending AKC approval)

  • Conformation - Bryan Martin (Oregon)
  • Sweepstakes - Claire Newcombe

The 2023 GCA Central Specialty will be part of the Kentuckiana Cluster of Dog Shows from March 16th thru March 19th, 2023 - click here for more information on these shows

More information will be posted when available

2023 Western/ National Specialty

When: August 2023

Where: Greeley, CO

Judges (pending AKC approval)

  • Conformation - Knut Blutecher (Norway)
  • Sweepstakes - Lesley Anne Potts

Additional shows held by Evergreen Kennel Club

More information will be posted when available

2023 Eastern Specialty

When: October 14, 2023

Where: Legions Stadium, 2149 Carolina Beach Rd., Wilmington, NC

Judges (pending AKC approval)

  • Conformation - Lynda Race (England)
  • Sweepstakes - Sue Lackey

More information will be posted when available

2024 Central/National Specialty

When: March 2024

Where: Louisville KY

Judges (pending AKC approval)

  • Conformation - Don Sturz
  • Sweepstakes - Linda Bell

The 2024 GCA Central/National Specialty will be part of the 2024 Kentuckiana Cluster of Dog Shows

More information will be posted when available

2024 Eastern Specialty

When: May 3, 2024

Where: Lehigh Valley Hotel, 300 Gateway Drive, Bethlehem  PA

Judges (pending AKC approval)

  • Conformation - TBA
  • Sweepstakes - Souix Forsyth

The 2024 GCA Eastern Specialty will be with the Central New Jersey Hound and Bucks/Trenton shows

More information will be posted when available

2024 Western Specialty

Where: Greeley, CO

Additional shows held by Evergreen Kennel Club

More information will be posted when available

Watch for more information

Specialty Proposals

Please view the requirements for a proposal here.
Proposals for specialties and supported entries should be sent to Cathy Gaidos. Contact Cathy Gaidos at gaidos@twinvalley.net if you need assistance or more information.

The GCA Board is looking for proposals for the following specialties:
2024 -- Eastern
2025 -- Eastern/National, Central, and Western