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Fynnmood Goldfish Club is a newly-formed club, registered in Singapore. It shall be holding its first Goldfish Festival (Competition-cum-Exhibition) here to promote fish appreciation both in Singapore and within the region.

Judges from the following countries - Indonesia, Malaysia, Japan, and Thailand will form the judging panel

Guests of Honor: MP Mrs Lim Hwee Hwa;

Event Objectives

The objectives of the event are:

  • To encourage cultural exchanges between countries through the sharing of fish-rearing interests;
  • To bring about racial harmony by promoting good fellowship among all fish lovers regardless of their race and religion - stretching beyond borders;
  • To strengthen family-ties, by fostering an interest in fish-rearing as a family bonding activity, at the same time it can spur and develop both young and old enthusiasts to be more caring and responsible towards our ecosystem.

Venue

Date 		: 21st September to 23rd September 2007
Place		: THE SERANGOON
		  10 Serangoon North Ave 2 
		  Singapore 555877
		  Tel: 62856264; 62811446
Organizers 	: Aljunid GRC : CCC
		  Fynnmood Goldfish Club
Sponsors 	: Fish Haven (Prize money - $1,000)

Other Goldfish Activities

  • Children goldfish art competition
  • Arts and Craft exhibition
  • Goldfish Talks

Goldfish Competing Varieties

  • Tanks for Goldfish = 300
         (Side View 6 categories)

1)      Side View Ranchu  (Class A & Class B)

2)      Ryukin                  (Class A & Class B)

3)      Oranda                  (Class A & Class B)

4)      Dragon Eye            (Class A & Class B)

5)      Pearlscale              (Any size, Single Class)

6)      Side View Open *    (Class A & Class B)

* Any specimen that do not fit those listed in categories 1 to 5.  Nonetheless, specimen will not be disqualified and will still accept entry in the open class.  But for example if a standard Oranda or Ranchu that have entered under this category will lose point in uniqueness.

 

 

 

 

Note:
Side View Class A - Below 10cm
Side View Class B - Above 10cm
(Measuring from mouth to the start of caudal fin)

 

 

 

 

  • Tubs for Goldfish = 60
         (Top View 2 categories)

1)      Top View Ranchu (Measuring from mouth to the TIP of the caudal fin)

              1   Small Tosai          below 10cm
              2   Big Tosai             below 12cm
              3   Nisai                   below 14cm
              4   Oya                    above 14cm

2)      Top View Open* (Class A & Class B)

*       Examples Butterfly; Bubble-eye; Celestrial-eye; Tosakin; Jikin; etc

Prizes

  • Tank Competition (Side View)

Prizes will be awarded for First, Second and Third

o       First, Second, Third  (Side View  Ranchu – Class A)

o       First, Second, Third  (Side View Ranchu – Class B)

o       First, Second, Third (Ryukin – Class A)

o       First, Second, Third (Ryukin – Class B)

o       First, Second, Third (Oranda – Class A)

o       First, Second, Third (Oranda – Class B)

o       First, Second, Third (Dragon Eye – Class A)

o       First, Second, Third (Dragon Eye – Class B)

o       First, Second, Third (Pearlscale – Single Class)

o       First, Second, Third (Side View Open – Class A)

o       First, Second, Third (Side View Open – Class B)

  • Tubs Competition (Top View)

Prizes will be awarded

#1 – East Ozeki excellent

#2 – West Ozeki,

#3 – Tategyoji,

#4 – East Torishimari 

#5 – West Torishimari

o       First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth (Top View Ranchu – Small Tosai)

o       First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth (Top View Ranchu – Big Tosai)

o       First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth (Top View RanchuNisai)

o       First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth (Top View RanchuOya)

  • Tubs Competition (Top View – Open)

Prizes will be awarded for First, Second and Third

o       First, Second, Third (Top View Open – Class A)

o       First, Second, Third (Top View Open – Class B)

 

 

 

 

Grand Champions (Side View – Goldfish) + Cash prize $300
Petite Champions (Side View – Goldfish) + Cash prize $200

Grand Champions (Top View – Goldfish) + Cash prize $300
Petite Champions (Top View – Goldfish) + Cash prize $200

 

 

 

 

Total Trophies = 30 + 3 + 20 + 6 + 2 + 2 = 63

Entry Fee

  1. Entry fee - $20 per fish.
  2. Discount of $2 for PA Passion Card members
  3. Discount of $2 for Fynnmood club and forum members

 

Side View Judging - Priority Table

GOLDFISH

Head Profile

Special Feature

Body Shape

Fins

Colours

Deportment (swimming)

Deportment

(stationary)

The number indicate the priority (1 being most important factor)

Ranchu

(Side-View)

2

Scale

3

1

2

2

2

2

Ryukin

5

Pattern

5

1

2

3

3

4

Oranda

2

Scale

4

2

1

2

3

3

Dragon Eye

NA

Eyes

1

3

2

3

3

4

Pearl Scale

NA

Scale

1

2

2

3

4

4

Open

NA

Uniqueness

1

2

2

3

3

3

Top view Ranchu Judging

All Top View Ranchu will be judge based on the Nicharan Standard as set out by the All Japan Ranchu Show

Judges

  • 2 side view judges

o       Indonesia

o       Malaysia

  • 1 side view and top view judge

o       Thailand

  • 1 or 2 top view judge

o       Thailand

o       Japan

Goldfish - GENERAL Requirement

CRITERIA

DESCRIPTION

Body shape

Proportionate and symmetrical, without deformed (bulges or depressions)

Body size

For the same quality, the bigger size fish gets more points

Colour

Brilliant and attractive (Rare colour is added advantage)

Deportment

(Swimming style)

Fish must strike a balance when swimming and more or less horizontally when stationary.

Eyes / Mouth

Clear eyes, not cloudy / upper and lower jaws should be properly aligned

Fins

Dorsal fin should be alert (standing)

Single Anal fin is accepted, but lose points

Pectoral and pelvic fins must be paired and no bend
Caudal (tail) must be well spread, it is good to have the shoulder tail (lower lobes) covering the anal fins when viewing from the side.

Gill covers

Not overly covered the gills or exposing the gill.

Health

Fish is healthy with no sign of whitespot, fin rot, anchorworms, etc

Hood

Head growth should be considerable uniform and balance with its body size.  It would be a plus point with balance Buffalo cheeks

Scales

Neatly layered, shiny, and complete

 

Events Timetable

Thursday:        Whole Day, tanks set up

Friday:             8am to 10am, finalized set up and bench in side view Goldfish

                        12.00 noon to 5.00pm, judging of all Side View

Saturday:         7.30am to 9.00 am, benching-in of Top View Open.

Saturday:         9.00am to 12.00noon judging of Top View Open,

Saturday:         1.00pm after judging open to public. (Guest of honor)

All winning fish in the Top View Open Class will have to be retained for display and judging for the Top View Grand Champion.

Saturday:         7.30 to 9.30 Bench-out Top View Open non-winners.

(NOTE:     airstones is provided to  support the Top View Open Class winner fishes in the white basin)

Sunday:           7.30am to 9.00am Top View Ranchu bench-in.

Sunday:           9.00 am to 12.00 noon Judging Top View Ranchu

Sunday:           Prizing presentation 3pm – 4pm (Guest of honor)

Sunday:           5.30pm to 7.30pm Bench out of Top View Goldfish

Sunday:           7.30pm to 9.30pm Bench out of Side View Goldfish

Monday:          Clear up

 
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