3. What was the lowest placing for the first GSD in any year?

1989 SG7 Seigo v. Wetterberg 98/93.5/90

He was beaten by 4 Giant Schnauzers, 1 Great Dane, and 1 Rottweiler. The last year 1989, was the worst year for the German Shepherd in this competition. Out of 35 entries, there were only 13 GSD's entered the lowest percentage (37%) of any year. In 1969, the first year that I have (actually the eighth year of the competition), there were 38 GSD's out of a total of 41 for a 92.7%