Regional Specialties

Judges for the American Whippet Club Regional Specialties are voted on by AWC members within that region. This list of judges includes the results of the Regional Specialty ballots, but judges listed here may be pending approval by the American Kennel Club and are not considered official until published on


AWC Eastern Specialty

York, PA (The Celtic Classic at York Expo Center)

For more information, contact show chair Susie Butler Dodd

Superintendent: Rau Dog Shows

AWC Eastern Facebook Group

2023 Specialty Judge: Dr. Aaron Todd Miller (Jomyr Whippets)

Sweeps and supported entry judges and sweeps judges TBA

AWC Pacific Northwest Specialty

Hillsboro, OR (Washington County Fairgrounds)

For more information, contact show chair Yvonne McKim

Superintendent:  MB-F

AWC PNW Facebook Group

AWC Pacific NW Regional, Friday, June 16, 2023 at Westside Commons (formerly Washington County Fairgrounds) in Hillsboro, OR. Beg. Puppy, Jrs & Conf. Judge is Kerrie Kuper; Sweeps Judge is Kristen Fredericks

Cascade Whippet Club-Sat., June 17, 2023 same location as Regional Show. Jrs & Conf. Judge is Stephanie Mason-Dycha (Mason Hill); Sweeps Judge is Bobbi Mason (Mason Hill)

Sunday, June 18, 2023 same location as above. Jr. & Conf. Judge is Phoebe Booth (Shamasan); Sweeps is Susan Bolduc

AWC Midwest Specialty

Madison, OH (Bill Stanton Community Park)

For more information, contact show chair Judy Lowther

Superintendent:  MB-F

AWC Midwest Specialty Facebook Group



AWC Western Specialty

Escondido, CA (Hidden Valley Obedience Club)

For more information, contact show chair Sue Vernon

Superintendent: DogZibit

AWC Western Specialty Facebook Group

CLOSED: Saturday, 10/15/2022 – AWC Western Regional Specialty, Escondido CA
Sweeps: Debra Stafford (Vitruvius); Breed: Lori Nelson (Wildfire).
Other shows in this cluster:
FRI 10/14 – Greater San Diego Whippet Association Specialty
Sweeps: Rosemary Sutton (Summerwind) ;
Breed: Jan Swayze-Curry (Longlesson).
SUN 10/16 – Southern California Whippet Association Specialty I
No Sweeps; Breed: Tracy Larkin Cox.
SUN 10/16 – Southern California Whippet Association Specialty II
No Sweeps; Breed: Donna Bennett (Liberty)


AWC North Central Specialty

Lake Elmo, MN (Washington County Fairgrounds)

More information, contact show chair David Samuelson

Superintendent: Onofrio

AWC North Central Facebook Group




AWC Southern Specialty

Atlanta, GA (Atlanta Expo Center)

For more information, contact show chair Kelly Riney

Superintendent: FoyTrent Dog Shows

AWC Southern Specialty Facebook Group

12/3 – American Whippet Club Southern Regional Specialty
Kennesaw KC II; Perry GA
Sweeps: Susan Bolduc
Breed: David Samuelson (Dashing)
TUES 11/29 – Savannah KC
Breed: Thomas Kirstein (Ripshin)
WED 11/30 – Savannah KC II
Breed: James J. Mitchell
FRI 12/2 – AWC Supported Entry Kennesaw KC
Breed: Gareth Morgan-Jones.
SUN 12/4 – MAWA Specialty, Oconee River KC
Breed: Douglas Johnson
MON 12/5 – Oconee River KC II
Breed: Christine E. Calcinari. 

AWC South Central Specialty

Oklahoma City, OK

For more information, contact show chair Kathy Rasmussen

Superintendent: Onofrio

AWC South Central Facebook Group



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