Judge – Kevin Evans
Kevin Evans is a 16 time member of the Welsh Team and has won the Welsh National two times (2011 with Greg and 2013 with Jimmy).
He has qualified for Supreme Championship 8 times with 6 different dogs, winning the event in 2008 with Mirk and Reserve in 2011 with Greg, and winning in 2016 with Preseli Ci.
Kevin qualified two dogs for the final of the 2008 World Trial – Mirk and Spot – and was 6th with Mirk at the 2011 World Trial. He also represented his country at the World Trial in 2014 with his two dogs Jimmy and Greg, where he was reserve World Champion with Greg.
Not only has Kevin been successful in singles competition, he has also won the Welsh National Brace Championship twice (the first time when he was just 18 years old with Jess and Dave)and in 2005 with Jaff and Zac. He’s also been the Reserve International Brace Champion in 2005 with Jaff and Zac.
In 1994, at the tender age of 13, he won One Man and His Dog ‘Young Handler’ with Maid – his first trial dog given to him by Mostyn Isaacs when he was 10.
Kevin grew up around dogs. His playground was the family farm (Penclyn Farm) in Libanus under the Brecon Beacons, a part of Wales that contains some of the most spectacular and diverse landscapes in Europe. Kevin’s life revolves around dogs. Kevin’s father, David or Dai as he is known, is a top handler and trainer in his own right and has represented Wales five times. Dai has had a huge influence on Kevin.