The National Fancy Goldfish Open Show like many annual events in the hobby had to take an absence in 2020 & 21. Starting in Northampton in 2014 there have been 6 National events that have showcased the very best the countries 4 Goldfish Societies have to offer; and now in 2022 we are just 6 weeks away, so it seems appropriate to share some interesting facts about the National Show. Which varieties win the major prizes, which varieties are heaviest contended, who is the most successful breeder? Which nationwide standards need more support, which variety shall I support to keep the hobby going ?
Hopefully you will find answers to all these questions in the below charts , with thanks to the diligence of the current National Show Secretary Graham Turner for putting the numbers together.