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2009 Point System for Sweepstakes


An advantage for a Dutch exhibitor being a member of the ADRC, is being able to compete for sweepstakes awards. As an exhibitor competes he/she gains points depending on where their rabbit has placed. For the guidelines, click here.


Class Points to be awarded as follows:

  • 1st place in a class = 6 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 2nd place in a class = 4 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 3rd place in a class = 3 points multiplied by the number animals in the class
  • 4th place in a class = 2 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 5th place in a class = 1 point multiplied by the number of animals in the class
ARBA National Convention and NDS Class Points to be awarded as follows:
  • 1st place in a class = 12 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 2nd place in a class = 9 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 3rd place in a class = 8 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 4th place in a class = 7 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 5th place in a class = 6 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 6th place in a class = 5 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 7th place in a class = 4 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 8th place in a class = 3 points multiplied by the number of aminals in the class
  • 9th place in a class = 2 points multiplied by the number of animals in the class
  • 10th place in a class = 1 point multiplied by the number of animals in the class

Bonus Points:

  • Best of Breed = 1 point times the number of animals shown in the breed
  • Best Opposite Sex of Breed = 1 point times the number of animals of the same sex as the BOS winner
  • Best in Show = 50 additional points (all breed shows only)
  • Best of Breed at ARBA Convention or NDS = 100 additional points
  • Best Opposite Sex of Breed at ARBA Convention or NDS = 50 points

Overall Sweepstakes:

This shall be an accumulation of all class points and bonus points won for BOB, BOS, and BIS.


Award of Excellence:

This shall be an accumulation of only those bonus points won for BOB or BOS for each Exhibitor.


Rabbit of the Year:

This shall be an accumulation of only those bonus points won for BOB or BOS for each individual animal for each Exhibitor.


Herdsman:

This shall be an accumulation of points won by individual animals for each Exhibitor as follows:

  • 2 points for each BOB win
  • 1 point for each BOS win

Points awarded ONLY if the criteria for an ARBA Leg of Grand Champion are met. A maximum of 5 points per animal may be obtained during the Sweepstakes year.


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