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Versatile Rating Titles

In recognition of Weimaraners who have earned titles in at least three of the following areas of expertise: Show, Field, Obedience, Agility, Tracking and Retrieving.

SECTION VIII – Versatile Rating Standards

A. Schedule of Available Versatile Points

Bench Champion8
Ten Bench Points (includes a major win)6
Five Bench Points4
Bench Pointed2
Obedience Trial Champion10
UDX8
UD6
CDX4
CD2
Field Champion, AFC, or MH10
Senior Hunter, SDX or 1st place in AA/GD Retrieving Stake6
Junior Hunter, SD, or 4 Field Points4
NSD or 1 Field Point2
Master Hunter Retriever10
Senior Hunter Retriever or RDX6
Junior Hunter Retriever or RD4
NRD2
Champion Tracker (CT)10
Variable Surface Tracking (VST)8
Tracking Dog Excellent (TDX)6
Tracking Dog (TD) or Tracking Dog Urban (TDU)4
Master Agility Champion (MACH)10
Preferred Agility Champion (PACH)9
Master Agility Excellent (MX) or MXJ8
Preferred Agility Excellent (PAX)7
Agility Excellent (AX) or AXJ6
Agility Excellent Preferred (AXP) or AJP5
Open Agility (OA) or OAJ4
Open Agility Preferred (OAP) or OJP3
Novice Agility (NA) or NAJ2
Novice Agility Preferred (NAP) or NJP1

B. Requirements for Award of Versatile “V”

1. A minimum total of twelve versatile points.
2. The twelve points above must be obtained from at least three of the above six groups.
3. Points are not accumulative in any one group. (i.e., a UD entitles a dog to six points. His CDX and CD cannot be added.)

C. Requirements for Award of Versatile Excellent “VX”

1. A minimum total of eighteen points.
2. The eighteen points above may be obtained from three of the above six groups and must include a Bench Champion, Field Champion, Amateur Field Champion, Obedience Trial Champion, Master Agility Champion or Champion Tracker. OR The eighteen points may be obtained from at least four of the six groups.
3. Points are not accumulative in any one group.

D. Requirements for Award of Versatile Excellent 2 (VX2)

1. A minimum total of twenty four points.
2. The twenty-four points must be obtained from at least four of the above six groups.
3. Points are not accumulative in any one group.

E. Requirements for Award of Versatile Excellent 3 (VX3) – VX7

1. Must meet the requirements of VX2.
2. Minimum required total points:
    VX3 30 Points
    VX4 36 Points
    VX5 42 Points
    VX6 48 Points
    VX7 54 Points

F. Procedure for Awarding Versatile Titles:

The National Office will automatically award V through VX7 ratings to dogs with the appropriate titles to qualify. WCA members owning dogs with field or bench points that qualify the dog for a title must contact the National Office in writing to apply. The Office will request any copies of the awards, and/or certificates needed.



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