King of the 12th SCI Bavaria European Chapters Hunt is SCI Past President John R.Monson (left). He was presented with the typical Bavarian “Schuetzenscheibe” by SCI President John Whipple (right) at the Gala Dinner of the event.
“The Ullmann Award for European Big Game Trophy Animals” consists of 5 Echelons and the “crown jewel” for European hunting achievements, the “Magnum Ullmann Award.”
The first ever recipient of this award is Lovorko Milosevic of Dubrovnik, Croatia (center).
Milosevic hunted in 14 European countries and collected 48 different species in these hunts. He received the truly “magnum” trophy during the gala dinner of the “12th SCI European Chapters Meeting” at Palarikovo Hunting Estate from the Chairman of the Ullmann Award Foundation, Norbert Ullmann (left) who was joined in the ceremony by SCI Bohemia Chapter President, Prof. Dr. Miloslav Vach (right), from the Czech Republic.
The Lusitania Chapter, Portugal, organized a social hunt for its members and families to help keep the wild boar population in the northern part of the country at bay. Chapter President Fernando Jordao welcomed many members that traveled for a weekend of hunting and camaraderie.
During the annual “Hunters Gala” of the largest Spanish hunting magazine, Caza y Safaris, in Madrid, end of October of 2012, the President of the Royal Spanish Hunters Federation ( RFEC ), Andrés Gutierrez Lara, right, honoured SCI Regional Representative Europe Norbert Ullmann, left, for “his leadership role” in matters involving the future of hunting.