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2018 Judging Team Confirmed

As you will have noticed throughout the site we are holding two shows this year.


Saturday 23rd of June

This show will be judged to the Bettas4All Standards, which are widely recognised throughout Europe. A link to their standards can be found: Here!

The key distinguishing fact for those think of entering this show is that only Bettas bred by the owner are allowed.


We are delighted to confirm that this years judges at the National Betta Show 2018 will be as follows:

Jamie King - Head Judge

Liviu Dumitrescu

Joep Van Esch

Michiel van Bemmel - Apprentice Judge

Maria Ornberg - Apprentice Judge


Sunday 24th of June

This show will be judged to our usual NBS standards. Our standards are less formal and lend from several sources including YAAS (Yorkshire Association Of Aquarist Societies) judging standards, Bettas4All, FBAS (Federation of British Aquarist Societies) and many years experience in judging Bettas internationally.

We are delighted to confirm that this years judges at the National Betta Show 2018 will be as follows:

Patricia Jones - Head Judge

Les Pearce

Trevor Douglas

Steven Grant


Fish can be entered into either shows. Fish eligible for Saturdays show can be transferred straight into Sundays show too. Betta entry's to the show need to be booked in advance.


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