10 points at 3 trials, with at least one win of 3 points of or better in Amateur All-Age
Amateur Gun DogNo more than 2 points in Amateur Walking Puppy
Amateur Limited All-Age
Amateur Limited Gun Dog
No more than 2 points in Amateur Walking Derby
Field Championship points are credited from first place in the following Amateur Stakes:
Amateur All Age;
Amateur Gun Dog;
Amateur Limited All-Age;
Amateur Limited Gun Dog.
only 2 points are allowed from:
Amateur Walking Puppy
Amateur Walking Derby
Brittany - Must have 3 points or better in Amateur All-Age, Amateur Gun Dog, Amateur Limited All-Age or Amateur Limited Gun Dog at a trial held by a Brittany Club.
German Shorthaired Pointer, German Wirehaired Pointer, Vizsla or Weimaraner - Must win at least 4 points in Amateur Retrieving Stakes at a club trial
German Wirehaired Pointer or Weimaraner must pass a Water Test under 2 judges, handled by an Amateur at Specialty Club Event
Win a National Championship Stake, Handled by an Amateur or
Win 15 points with at least one win of 5 points or better in:
Open All-AgeOwner handler All-Age or Restricted All-Age Stakes
Not more than 5 points be awarded in trials not open to all breeds of retrievers.
English Springer Spaniel, Cocker Spaniel or English Cocker Spaniel - Must win 1 of the following:
1 National Championship Stake or
2 Amateur All-Age stakes at different trials with at least 10 starters in each stake or 1 Amateur All-Age stake and 10 Amateur Championship points with 10 starters in each stake