Competitive Sport Training Classes

Foundations AGILITY ClASSes

Build your dog’s confidence and develop a strong foundation of skills to become an agility superstar. Your dog will learn to rear-end awareness, targeting, and basic performance with all agility equipment. This class is part of a three (3) part series.

 

AGILITY SKILLS CLASS

These classes work on specific agility skills, such as channel weave poles, 2×2’s, startline behaviors, and other skills related to the sport of dog agility.

 

NOVICE AGILITY HANDLING CLASS

Class teams will work on basic handling sequences and will receive continued instruction on all equipment to build confidence and knowledge in preparation for novice level competition. Teams should have experience with ALL obstacles and proficiency on most obstacles, but may still be working to master some skills such as weaves in sequence or contact criteria.

INTERMEDIATE/Advanced AGILITY HANDLING CLASS

Continue to build you and your dog’s coursework skills as a team. Students will work on handling sequences with increasing difficulty in preparation for open/advanced level competition and beyond. Teams should be competent with ALL obstacles.

 

MASTER AGILITY HANDLING CLASS

Teams will tackle coursework geared towards the masters level of competition. Students will work on fine-tuning techniques, adding more advanced skills to their handling toolbox, and will be challenged with more demanding courses. Teams should be proficient with ALL obstacles.

 

International AGILITY HANDLING CLASS

This class will focus on analyzing and executing full-length courses involving skills that teams might see in the following classes or events: Premier, Masters Challenge Biathlon, Masters Series, National-level events, and/or tryouts for international teams. Skills may include difficult weave entries, independent backsides, threadles, non-obvious tunnel entrances, layering, etc. Expect to be pushed out of your comfort zone! Teams should be proficient with ALL obstacles. This class will use the full agility ring.

 

RALLY CLASSES

Rally classes are a great way to enjoy a new sport with your dog. The class focuses on challenging training teams to build focus and engagement. You will run through a series of unique courses that will draw upon skills learned in obedience and trick classes.

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