The 2019 New Zealand IPMS National Competition Winners
Updated: 9 September, 2019
We had a very successful event in Christchurch last weekend – many thanks to our members who really stepped up to help – we couldn’t have done it without you! There was huge talent on display and the judges had a difficult time choosing the winners. The following are the ‘Best of Class’ winners. Congratulations to all of them.
Best in Class – Aircraft – With thanks to Acorn Models Alexander Bigey – DeHaviland DH-53
Best in Class Military with thanks to N.Z Models LRDG Chev & 30cal by Brett Sharman.
Best in Class – Ships – With thanks to BNA Model World and Plastic Models Gordon Morrison – V-Boat Type VIIC
Best in Class – Figures – With thanks to AC Models John Belcher – French Grenader
Best in Class – Diorama – With thanks to Acorn Models Zane Purdon – 95th Rifles
Best D-Day & Normandy Subject – With thanks to BNA Model World Jialin Qiu – Spitfire MkIV
Best in Class – Civilian Vehicles – With thanks to Plastic Models Michael Jones – Datsun 240Z
Best in Class – Best Paint Finish – With thanks to SMS Gordon Morrison – Q4 Phantom Drone
Best New Zealand Subject – With thanks to Jays Hobby Products Craig Robertson – Triumph 3 HW
Best in Class – Science, Sci-Fi and Misc – With thanks to Plastic Models John Fenton – A-Wing Star Fighter
Best in Class – Junior – With thanks to Acorn Models Ardra Heffer – Delta Dagger
Best in Class – Non-IPMS – With thanks to Hobby Link Japan Charles Radford – Guardian of the Deep
Public Choice Award – With thanks to Acorn Models Murray Foster-Lynam – LRDG Jeep
Runner Up – Best in Show John Belcher – French Grenadier
Best in Show 2019 New Zealand IPMS National Competition Alexander Bigey – DeHaviland DH-53
Please check out the Facebook page for lots more pictures of the models and the event.