The U.S. Boxer Association has the honor of having Karl Klingenbrunner of Austria to be the judge for the IPO Championship for 2014.  Since 1976, Karl has been dog training.  Judge Klingenbrunner has trained three dogs to IPO 3 and participated in national championships. In 1977, Karl became a decoy/helper and was one of the decoys for the FCI IPO European championship in 1979 in Vienna, Austria.  

From 1994 till present, Karl has been active with training and instructing others within the Austrian Boxer Club.  Often, he was the team leader for Austrian teams at ATIBOX World championships since 2001.  Later, Karl earned the role of being a judge for IPO events under  the Cynological Society of Austria since 2003. He has judged various events from club level, national, and international events such as ATIBOX.

Presently, Karl is the President of the Austrian Boxer Club (since 2013) and a member of the ATIBOX working committee since 2011.