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American and Aust Champion
Brodruggan Black Knight

DOB- 18/12/00
Now standing at Stud in USA.
Semen Available

Nike's head
Kristin & Nike
Nike and his handler, Kristin Karboski

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After having a highly successful show career in Australia.by wining many BIS All Breeds and Specialties "Nike" left for the USA being short of 92 points (out of 1000) to get his Australian Grand Champion title.

Nike arrived in America 2005 and started his American life living with Kristin Kaboski and her family in Rhode Island he is co-owned (along with Esther), with Colleen O'Brien, Dorothy and George Hawke and Alison Rosskamp,

Nike began is American Show career in June 2005 and had his American Championship title in early August he became # 8 among Gordon Setters in the All Breed standings and was #12 in the breed in his first year there.

In 2006 he was #1 among Gordon Setters, in the All Breed and #4 in the breed.

In 2007 "Nike" really left his mark on the show scene #1 in All Breeds & #1 in Gordon Setters and #4 among ALL Sporting dogs with over 30,000 dogs defeated.

His final year of showing (which ended in August 2008 ) he was again #1 all breed & breed in Gordon Setters and remained the #4 Sporting Dog in the US with over 18,000 defeated in less than 8 months of showing that year.

Nike and his father Nirvana have both been wonderful Ambassadors for Triseter Kennels, with Nike having a super year in 2007 being #1 Gordon Setter (All Systems) in the USA.

His wonderful show achievements in the USA include
  • 19 BEST IN SHOW ALL BREED SHOWS USA
  • 3 BEST IN SHOW AT GROUP SHOWS USA
  • G.S.C.A. TOP PRODUCER
  • G.S.C.A. BREED GORDON OF THE YEAR 2006 4th 2007 1st 2008 1st
  • G.S.C.A. BENCH GORDON OF THE YEAR 2005 8th 2006 1st 2007 1st 2008 1st
  • G.S.C.A. SHOWDOG OF THE YEAR (first offered in 2006) 2006- 2007 2008
  • G.S.C.A. STUD DOG OF THE YEAR 2008 3rd/tie
  • 174 GROUP PLACEMENTS - USA
  • 18 BEST IN SPECIALTY SHOW - USA
  • 1 SPECIALTY BEST OF OPPOSITE SEX USA
  • BEST OF OPPOSITE SEX IN VETERAN SWEEPSTAKES USA
    - GSCA National/Gettysburg, PA 08

  • WESTMINSTER KENNEL CLUB 2006 BOB, 2007 AOM, 2008 BOB, 2010 AOM

  • AKC/EUKANUBA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
    - Jan 06 (Tampa, FL) BOB
    - Dec 06 (Long Beach, CA) BOB
    - Dec 07 (Long Beach, CA) BOB

  • JUDGES AWARD OF MERIT
    - GSCA National/Mason, OH 05
    - GSCA National/Oconomowoc, WI 07
    - GSCA National/Gettysburg, PA 08
    - GSCA National/Greeley, CO 10
Nike is now retired and living in the United States with his best friend and handler Kristin Kaboski and her family who all spoil him rotten.




BEST IN SHOW WINS - USA

Beaver County Kennel Club
BIS Beaver County Kennel Club
Judge Terry Stacy (USA)
Big Apple Sporting Society (Group Speciality)
BIS Big Apple Sporting Society (Group Speciality)
Judge: Mr. Edd E. Bivin(Entry over of 550)
Mispillion Kennel Club
BIS Mispillion Kennel Club
Judge: Mrs. Michele Billings (USA)
Group Judge: Ms. Marjorie Martorella (USA)
Greater Philadelphia DFA
BIS Greater Philadelphia DFA
Judge: Mrs. Karen Wilson (USA)
Group Judge: Mrs. Carol Esterkin (USA)
Harrisburg Kennel Club
BIS Harrisburg Kennel Club
Judge: Mrs Kimberly Meredith-Cavanna (USA)

Mohawk Valley KC
BIS Judge: Mr. Terry Stacy

Rockland County KC
BIS Judge: Dr. Steve Keating

Maryland Sporting Dog Assn. (Saturday)
BIS Judge: Mrs. Marsha Hall Brown

Maryland Sporting Dog Assn. (Sunday)
BIS Judge: Mrs. Marilyn Spacht

Penn Ridge Kennel Club
BIS Judge: Wendy Willhauck (USA)

Trinity Valley Kennel Club
BIS Judge: Mrs. Jacqueline Raynor (USA)
Gloucester County Kennel Club
Gloucester County Kennel Club
BIS Judge: Mr. John Remondi (USA
Group Judge: Mrs. Jane Forsyth (USA)

Greater Collins Kennel Club
BIS Judge: Mrs. Kimberly Meredith Cavanna
Group Judge: Mrs Paula Nykiel
Champlaign Valley Kennel Club BIS
Champlain Valley Kennel Club
BIS Judge Mrs. Jacqueline Rusby - USA

Long Beach Kennel Club, California
BIS Judge Mr Ed Bivin (USA)
Trinity Valley Kennel Club BIS
Trinity Valley Kennel Club
BIS Judge Mr D Krogh - USA

Valencia Valley KC of New Mexico
BIS Judge Mrs. Robertson - USA

Northern Neck Kennel Club of VA
BIS Judge Mrs Jane Forsyth (USA)

Greeley KC
Judge S Dillin USA




Specialty Show Wins - USA


BISS GSCA Garden Specialty Assn
Judge: Mrs. Barbara Dempsey Alderman
BISS Paumanauk
BISS Paumanauk GSC Specialty
Judge: Mrs. J. Baddeley (UK)


BISS Gordon Setter Club of America Specialty
Judge Mrs Betty-Anne Stenmark (USA)

Nike with Kristin Winning AOM at the Nationals
Aust & Am Ch. Brodruggan Black Knight
Award Of Merit 2005 GSCA National Speciality
Judge Mr Elliott Weiss

GSCA /Sunbelt2 Specialty
BISS Judge: Mrs. Jean Fournier (USA)


GSCA / MidWest Specialty
BISS Judge: Mrs. Betsy Yates (USA)


GSCA /Sunbelt1 Specialty
BISS Judge: Mrs. Patti Long Smith



Group Wins - USA


Antelope Valley Kennel Club
Group 1, Judge Mrs. Mary Ann Alston (USA)


Kennel Club of Beverly Hills
Group 1, Judge: Dorothy Macdonald (USA)

AKC Eukanuba National 2006
AKC Eukanuba National 2006
BOB
Judge L Canilizo

San Gabriel Valley Kennel Club
Group 1, Judge: Mrs. Suzanne Dillin (USA)


San Fernando Kennel Club
Group 1, Judge Mr. William Bergum (USA)


Long Beach Kennel Club
Group 1, Judge Mr Jim Reynolds (Can)


Champlain Valley Kennel Club
Group 1, Judge: Sari Brewster Tietjen (USA)


Hockamock Kennel Club
Group 1, Judge: Mrs. Carol Beattie (USA)




Trinity Valley Kennel
Group 1, Judge C Esterkin - USA
Group 1 Northern Neck Kennel Club of VA
Northern Neck Kennel Club of VA
Group 1, Judge K Wilson (USA)




Nike with Kristin Winning BOB at Westminster Kennel Club 2006
Best of Breed Westminster Kennel Club 2006
Judge Mr. Samuel H. McDonald
Nike with Kristin making his debut in the USA
Nike with Kristin making his debut in the USA




Notable Show Wins - Australia

Nike
BIG Vic Womans Champ. Show 2004
Judge: Mr.Gary Andersen (USA)
Handled by Kristin Karboski
Nike
Aust Bred in Show Vic Womans Champ. Show 2004
Judge: Patricia Alsina (Argentina)
Handled by Kristin Karboski



Nike
Sydney Gordon Setter Specialty 2003 BIS
Handled by Esther Joseph
Judge: Geoff Coupe (UK)
Nike
Runner Up Best In Show & Intermediate In Show
Scottish Breeds Club 11th Championship Show 06/12/03
Breed Judge: Mrs Sandra Patterson (NSW)
In Show Judge: Mr Ray Greer (NZ)
Handled by Esther Joseph

Esther with "Nike"
BIS at the NSW Specialty 2004




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