Best Cat exists for adults, neuters, kittens and household pets.
This contest is open only for exhibitors, which are a member of a WCF-member-club.
Show season is from 1.1. to 31.12. of the appropriate year. The final results of the preceding year will be published
until the 1st april of the following year. Interim results will be published monthly.
A gala dinner will be organized in connection with the WCF-Olympia-exhibition latest until end of March of the following year, where the winners will receive their prizes. No other show will be licensed in WCF on this weekend. 1-15 place for adults, 1-15 place for adults, 1-15 place for kittens, 1-10 place for neuters, 1-10 place veterans, 1-10 place for household pets.
Each member-club may apply for this gala-dinner and exhibition, which will be also indicated in the show calendar.
If a cat wants to participate in the Best Cat, the organizing club has only to fill out the online form. If exhibitors want to
participate in this contest, they have to announce that to the organizer and have to proof their membership in a WCF club. Thus you do not need to send the catalogues and result lists, because the club confirms the title and place in a WCF-ring / Master-ring, as soon as the club submits this online form.
Household pets LH and SH compete together in this contest for Best Household Pet.
Only the Top 24 daily results of Cats, Neuters and Household Pets will be counted. Only the Top 14 daily results of Kittens will be counted.
The daily result is the sum of points a cat earns in traditional judging, by taking part in a WCF-Ring, the Placement in a WCF -Ring and the number of beaten cats in a WCF-Ring.
The results of a cat of the first six months of the year must be reported until September 30,, otherwise the results will not be scored.
The results of a cat for the shows held from July 1 to September 30 must be reported until October 31, otherwise the results will not be scored.
The results of a cat for the shows held from October 1 to December 31 must be reported until January 15 of the next year,
otherwise the results will not be scored.
Kitten/Kitten-Neuter 3-6 months, Junior/Junior-Neuter 6-10 months
|10||Best in Variety|
The cat receives 10 points for nomination.
The cat receives another 20 points, if it won the BIS.
|15||Best opposite Sex|
|20||BOB 2 up to last place
|20||HHP, place 1
beaten Household Pets
|Every nominated Household Pet receives additional following points:
Number of beaten cats * 10
|20||Participation in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher
Each cat participating in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher receives 20 points.
|Number of beaten cats||Additional ranking points in each WCF-Ring
The first 10 cats, which are ranked, will receive additional points for defeating the total number of remaining participating cats (Example: 30 cats are participating, then 5th place receives 25 additional points).
|25||1st place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher
When the cat participates in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring - adults, neuters, kittens, the cat will receive 25 points for the 1st place.
Additionally to the points for the participation:
|20||2nd place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher
|15||3rd place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher
|1-7||4th-10th place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher
7 points for the 4th place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher.
6 points for the 5th place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher.
5 points for the 6th place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher.
4 points for the 7th place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher.
3 points for the 8th place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher.
2 points for the 9th place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher.
1 point for the 10th place in a WCF-Ring / WCF-Masterring and higher.
|Best Cat of WCF/Olimpia Ring|
||Participation in the competition Best Cat of WCF
The best 16 cats receive additional points:
||Participation in a WCF-Olimpia Ring
Additionally to the points for this participation:
||1st place in a WCF-Olimpia Ring|
|50||2nd place in a WCF-Olimpia Ring|
|25||3rd place in a WCF-Olimpia Ring|
||4th place in a WCF-Olimpia Ring|
|5||5th place to 16th place in a WCF-Olimpia Ring|
|(Due to the Semifinals, 16 places will be scored with points)
|Bonus-points||In specially indicated exhibitions, which will be announced in the show calendar, the cat may receive bonus-points.
Exhibitions in far or isolated cities
Exhibitions in so called developing areas
The bonus-points will be displayed in the show calendar.
The points gained in WCF- Jubilee shows, which were announced to the board, will be counted double
The points gained in WCF-Worldshows will be counted double The points gained in WCF Olimpia, will be counted triple
|Best of Breed||The best placed cat of each breed will be Best of Breed.
For each breed there will exist in general: Best of Breed, 2nd Best of Breed and 3rd Best of Breed.
There will be awarded also the titles Continental Winner, Regional Winner of each continental area or the country
(when the country is divided in regions), National Winner.
Please note: The region/continent of the owner of the cat is taken for these titles. Regardless where (=in which region/continent) the owner exhibits his cat, all show results of his cat are counted!