Subject to ratification by FBAS Council

FBAS-AFFILIATED SOCIETIES ARE INVITED
TO APPLY FOR TROPHIES IN THE USUAL WAY

NOTES

CHAMPIONSHIP CLASS TROPHIES will be issued to the following Classes:

SINGLE FISH Classes (B-M, O-T, U-W and their 'splits') *
AQUASCAPES (Ag) and MINI-FURNISHED AQUARIA (Ak)
PLANTS (Z)

* Winners of Single Fish Class Trophies qualify for the

SUPREME CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL

Winners of Pairs and Breeders Classes X b-m, X o-t, Xu-w, N b-m, N o-t and N u-w
(where offered) qualify for the Champion Pairs and Breeders Finals
at the Festival of Fishkeeping

OPEN SHOW dates will be published here but Championship Trophies allocated to Societies will only be shown after
their 2017 affiliation has been confirmed,
and their Trophy Application received and processed by the Trophy Officer

according to the FBAS Trophy Rules.

The easiest way to do this is to quote your Society's Affiliation Number in all correspondence to the Trophy Officer and by completing the necessary space on the Trophy Application Forms (Download HERE)

Note that there are two sides to the Form to download.

DOWNLOADABLE SCHEDULE
          DIAMOND CLASSES

A.S.A.S.                                        16th July                 B, Da, U                      
BRACKNELL A.S.                          10th June                 I, Os-z      E 
CORBY & D.A.S.                            14th May                  J, Oa-q, Q  K       

DERWENTSIDE A.S.                    11th    June             H, La
EASTLEIGH & SOTON A.S.        7th May                   C,W             M 
HOUNSLOW A.D.A.S.                   3rd June                 Dc, Mc         U
FBAS MIDDLESEX SHOW          13th August              D, Ta   
FESTIVAL OF FISHKEEPING    7th October            Cb, M, V  

LEICESTER A.S.                          15th April                Ba, K
MID-SUSSEX A.S.                        25th June              Ha, R            T  

N.E.T.S.                                                           
PORTSMOUTH A.S.                       20th August?                        
SOUTHEND L.A.D.A.S.                  20th May                Ca, L            I
S.T.A.M.P.S.                                    6th August               G, S        

T.T.A.A THREE-RIVERS.             3rd September        E, F, T          

PLEASE NOTE:

Allocation of Championship Trophies is dependent on Societies fulfilling the Trophy Rules requirements.

Apart from being FBAS-affiliated for the current year, Societies are reminded especially in respect of sending the Trophy Officer a final Show Schedule containing sponsors' advertising material (DOWNLOADABLE HERE) at least FIVE WEEKS before the event. Failure to comply will result in the non-issue of Trophies.

KEY TO FBAS CLASS LETTERS

In some cases, Classes may be sub-divided into more specific divisions

A - Furnished Aquaria & Aquascapes      O - Guppies
B - Barbs                                             P - Cultivated Livebearers
C - Characins                                       Q - Swordtails
D - Cichlids                                          R - Platies
E - Gouramies                                    S - Mollies
F - Killifish                                          T - Any Other Species Livebearer
G - Catfish                                           U Single-tailed Goldfish
H - Corydoras etc                                V - Twin-tailed Goldfish
I - Siamese Fighters      NEW CLASS trial for 2017
J - Rasbora                                        W - Any Other Species Coldwater
K - Danio                                             X b-m Breeders Teams Egglayers
L - Loaches                                          X o-t Breeders Teams Livebearers
M - Any Other Species Egglayer           Z - Aquatic Plants
N - Pairs of Fishes                               Y - Junior Classes

NOTE: Some species in Class K (notably White Cloud Mountain
             Minnows) and some Loaches in Class L have been
             re-classified into Class W.

COMPREHENSIVE LISTINGS

by CLASS        by GENERA



  YOU CHOOSE HOW YOU USE IT
F.B.A.S. BROOCH SCHEME

The Federation's Brooch Scheme enables aquarists to total up wins at Federation-supported Open Shows and obtain Bronze, Silver or Gold Brooches to signify those successes.

Qualifications required

To qualify for a Bronze Brooch - 20 First Place Cards are required.

Silver Brooch - 25 more First Place Cards plus your Bronze Brooch.

Gold Brooch - 30 more First Place Cards plus your Silver Brooch.

The Gold Brooch is yours to keep; start all over again for that next Bronze!

IMPORTANT Cards do not have to be gained in any one season,
                         but must all be from FBAS-supported Shows.

IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE HOST SOCIETY'S SHOW SECRETARY TO RETURN DETAILS OF THE SHOW TO THE FBAS
CARDS FROM UNREPORTED SHOWS WILL NOT
QUALIFY TOWARDS ANY BROOCH

All 2016 FBAS-supported Shows qualified for the Brooch Scheme

LET US HELP MAXIMISE SUPPORT FOR YOUR SHOW

DOWNLOAD CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHY
AND SOCIETY PACK APPLICATION FORMS

HERE


2017 SHOW DATES & EVENTS CALENDAR:

January-June under construction

July-December under construction

Last updated March, 2017