October 19-21, 2018 | Secaucus, NJ | Meadowlands Exposition Center

2017 Aquatic Competition Winners 

 


American Cichlid Association
Fish Competition

Sponsored by AqueonCaribSea, and DrTim’s Aquatics

Class 1: Amphilophus, Large Ex-Cichlasoma & Tomocichla
Amphilophus lyonsi – Dave Shrewsbury

Class 2: Herichthys, Thorichtthys & Similar
Archocentrus spinosissimus – Pic Perez

Class 3: Paratheraps & Similar
Paratheraps bifasciatus – Allan Miller

Class 4: Parachromis, Nandopsis & Similar
Petenia splendida – Ric Perez

Class 6: Apistogramma & Similar
Apistogramma cacatuoides – Jo Ann Fujii

Class 7: Geophagines
Geophagus winemilleri – Carl Hampton

Class 8: Acaras & Similar
Cichlasoma amazonarum – Jerzy Kowal

Class 9: Pike Cichlids
Crenicihla species “Venenezuela” – Mario Toromanovic

Class 10: All other South America
Caquetaia kraussii – Mario Toromanovic

Class 11: Lake Malawi Mbuna
Metriaclima tarakiki – Mario Toromanovic

Class 12: Lake Malawi Aulonocara
Aulonocara lwanda – Jennifer Lewandowski

Class 13: Lake Malawi Haplochromis
Placidochromis “Jalo” – Steve Lewandowski

Class 14: Lake Tanganyika Lamprologus, Julidochromis & Similar
Neolamprologus maranguensis – Mario Toromanovic

Class 15: Lake Tanganyikan Featherfins & Similar
Ophtholmotilapi ventralis – Mike Helford

Class 16: Lake Tanganyikan Tropheus
Tropheus brichardi – Mario Toromanovic

Class 17: Chromidotilapiines
Pelvicachromis kribensis “Taeniatus Makoure” – Mike Helford

Class 18: Tilapiines & Similar
Tilapia buttikoferi – Tim DeRobertis

Class 19: Hemichromis, Lamprologus & Similar
Hemichromis bimaculatus – Helmut Schoblocher

Class 20: Haplochromines ( Lake Victorian Basin)
Pseudocrenalibrus species – Ric Perez

Class 21: Malagasy & Asian
Paratroplus maculatus – Jerzy Kowal

Class 22: Symphysodon ( Discus)
Symphysodon Species – Jim Lehner

Class 23: Pterophyllum ( Angelfish)
Pterophyllum species – Mary Lehner

Class 24: New World Cichlids (Ornamental)
Super Red Dragon Flowerhorn – Marco Bustillos

Reserve Best in Show: Geophagus winemilleri – Carl Hampton
Best in Show: Neolamprologus maranguensis – Mario Toromanovic

2nd International Shrimp Contest USA
Sponsored by DennerleJBJ and Shrimp King

Best in Show award to Vin Tsay, was in category 10
Shrimp King award to Silane Dilwyn Tng, was in category 8

Category 1 Neocaridina all colors (judges Robert/Andrew)
1st place Joe Theisen
2nd place Vang Thao
3rd place Lucas Bretz

Category 2 Neocaridina Rili all colors (judges Andrew/Jackson)
1st place Silane Dilwyn Tng
2nd Place Silane Dilwyn Tng
3rd place Lucas Bretz

Category 3 Caridina sp red/black bee (judges Nico/Jackson)
1st place Eric Martens
2nd place Eugene Wanker
3rd place Joe Chang

Category 4 Caridina sp Tiger typical (judges Robert/Andrew)
1st place Erik Lucas
2nd place Jojo Neos
3rd place Vang Thao

Category 5 Caridina sp Tiger solid (judges Mo/Jackson)
1st place Yoyo
2nd place Grant Eder
3rd place Plamski Dionisopolis

Category 6 Caridina sp Bee Variants (judges Nico/Robert)
1st place Carbon Chen
2nd place Erik Lucas
3rd place Carbon Chen

Category 7 Caridina shadow bee (judges Nico/Robert)
1st place Ching Tung Vin Tsay
2nd place Carbon Chen
3rd place Silane Dilwyn Tng

Category 8 Caridina sp pinto/shadow (judges Nico/Mo)
1st place Silane Dilwyn Tng
2nd place Ching Tung Vin Tsay
3rd place Carbon Chen

Category 9 Caridina sp pinto shadow (judges Mo/Andrew)
1st place Ching Tung Vin Tsay
2nd place Robert Jackson Harkey Jr
3rd place Carbon Chen

Category 10 Caridina sp pinto/shadow/solid (judges Mo/Nico)
1st place Ching Tung Vin Tsay
2nd place Ching Tung Vin Tsay
3rd place Carbon Chen

Category 11 Caridina sp other crossbreeds (judges Mo/Jackson)
1st place Ching Tung Vin Tsay
2nd place Carbon Chen
3rd place Isabella Chista Hart

Aquascaping Live! Contest
Presented by the Aquatic Gardners Association
Sponsored by FLUVAL

Nano Tank Competition

1.John Pini
2.Lori DuPont
3.Vang Thao
4.Hiep Hong
5.Igor Cialenco
6.Hunter Koerner

People’s Choice nano was: John Pini

Large Tanks

1.Phil Kerewich, Jake Zucker and Brady Kerewich
2.John Pini, Marvin Lo, Vang Thao, Scott Miller & William Romero
3.Cory Hopkins, Shawn McBride, Hiep Hong, Art Commisso & Bryan James

Peoples Choice Large tank: Chicago Aquatic Plant Society: John Pini, Marvin Lo, Vang Thao, Scott Miller, William Romero

Sportsmanship: Kevin Kelly