Spring '18 Courses
Registration IS NOW OPEN for march-April'18 classes!
2020 BOOTCAMP WEEKLY LESSONS
$295 Start date: March 9/18
Whether your stopped contacts are broken, or you are training them for the first time, this course will have you on your way to brilliant contacts! NO CONTACT EQUIPMENT REQUIRED. This course is 8 lessons/8 weeks. Lessons will be posted weekly. It is suitable for puppies too! (aged 6 months +). Material list will be provided upon registration. For adult dogs – By the end of this course, you will be ready to take what you have learned to real Contact equipment. If you are tired of not Qualifying because of those ‘pesky contacts’ help is on the way! Fall is the perfect time to do this work. Start 2018 with confidence on your contacts. Embrace the Yellow! The work can be done IN your home. Video may be uploaded for my feedback as often as you like. At the completion of Bootcamp you will be able to commence back chaining on Contact equipment.
21 JUMP STREET 5 MINUTES WITH ONE JUMP $200
Start Date: March 9/18
“21 Jump Street” provides 21 easy drills requiring just ONE jump to improve MANY aspects of your dog’s performance in just five minutes a day! Drills will address: building strength, improving distance work, increasing your dog’s commitment to backsides, working Collection and Extension, handling cues for front side/backside approaches, one jump drills for serpentines, threadles, pushbacks, Blind Crosses. Easy to do anywhere! 3-4 drills per week for 6 weeks. Materials required: One jump (preferably a wing jump and/or a wingless)
Tunnel Vision 6 Weekly Lessons $200
Start date: March 9/18
Tunnel Vision requires only one tunnel. Any size tunnel will do! A fun course perfect for home practice with minimal space requirements. There are many skills to practice with just one tunnel: Rear Cross, Blind Cross, Front Cross, Tunnel Brake, Lead Outs, Distance sends, Threadles, Layering, Blind Approaches, Lead Changes, Side Cues and more! Appropriate for all levels.
TRAINING FOR DISTANCE
GAMBLE 1 4 BIWEEKLY LESSONS $160 start Date: March 9/18
TRAINING FOR DISTANCE will illuminate and educate how to handle your dog when youare not nearby. This course will have four lessons, posted bi-weekly to allow enough time to practice the new skills. There will be video and work sheets to take to the field for your practice sessions. I have had success at the National level with Shelties and Border Collies winning this game of strategy and distance handling. Level 1 will get you on your way to success in Starters and Advanced Gamblers classes. Equipmentneeded: 3 jumps, 1 tunnel, 1 contact - nice but not necessary, 2 cones or jump uprights.
COACH'S EYES 4 VIDEO REVIEWS WITH DRILLS $200
start date: march 9/18
Are you looking for feedback on your runs – when training or when trialling? Do you want clarity on WHY you are getting faults, and what you can do to prevent them the next time that scenario presents on course? Coach’s EyeS is private coaching between me and you. FOUR runs are submitted over a three month period for review by me. Strengths and areas to work on will be elaborated on by way of short drills. Drills can be submitted for further feedback. This program can be custom tailored to suit your needs for feedback – ie time frame for trials, availability to work the drills etc.