Despite only a limited show career he gained his title challenge under Mr R.Norris (Tas) going on to take Best Gundog and RBIS on the 2nd May 2004. Since then he has achieved several Best In Show Gundog Specialty wins plus a Best In Show all Breeds and 2 Res Best In Show All |B|reeds.
He has already produced two lovely litters from which he has puppies that have won numerous Class In Show awards a Reserve Best In Show all Breeds and several class in Show winds plus a Best In Show Specialty winner.
Clarke is co-owned & handled by Shelley Ball who recently handled him to win the 2003 National final for Junior handlers. "Clarke" lives with Shelley who handles him exclusively in the Show ring.