Charleston Showa Koi Club

The Charleston Showa Koi Club

  The Charleston Showa Koi Club is a group of hobbyists who keep Koi. Members live in and around the Charleston, South Carolina area and usually meet from 2-5 PM on the 2nd Sunday of each month at a member's home. We serve as a valuable support network for our members, providing health advice, a library of Koi related material and equipment. We also host numerous public events and educational trips.

  In our membership we have two certified Koi Judges, four KHAs (koi health advisors), two professional koi breeders as well as several members that have been keeping koi for over twenty years.

  The Clubs Purpose

  The purpose of the Club shall be to promote, create and expand the hobby of koi keeping, breeding, appreciating and exhibiting; to disseminate information about these purposes to the Membership; to engage in educational and social activities related to our purposes; and to acquire and own such property as may be necessary for any or all of the foregoing purposes.

Our Purpose

Monthly Meetings 2015

Koi Club meetings start at 2:00 except as noted
Jan 10 5pm

Jim and Mary Leard
1307 Battalion Drive
James Island
Feb 8 Meeting Location Needed
Mar 13-15 Orlando Koi Show
Apr 11 Koi display and
Membership drive
@ Tideline Aquatics
May 10 Meeting Location Needed
Koi person & photo of the year
Jun 14 Johnny Smith
July 11 Wendell Ford (night meeting)
Aug 9 Meeting Location Needed
Sept 12 Pond Tour
Oct 11 Meeting Location Needed
Nov 8 Meeting Location Needed
Dec 13 Mary Ball clubhouse
Meeting times, places and topic may be subject to change.

All meeting dates may change.


​   Grant and Penny Patton won Grand Champion at the Central Florida Koi Show in 2012 and 2013 also in 2013 they won Grand Champion at the Greater Louisville Koi Show. We also want to say great job to Susan Markham for winning AKCA Koi Of The Year. Now Ralph Owens has won Grand Champion at the Carolina Classic Koi Show. This has been a wonderful couple of years for our Club. Congratulations to Grant, Penny and Susan!





Rod MacNeil

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Vice President 

Linda Lewis

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Susan Markham

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Mary Ball

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AKCA Representative 

Wendell Ford

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ZNA Representative

Ralph Owens

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