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= 12 weeks of feedback + 2 weeks of a break in between
- minimal equipment needed: 4 jumps, 2 tunnels, NEW Foundations DVD, channel and see-saw (if working on weaves&see-saw as well)
- appropriate for all levels, total beginners to experienced dogs who could use better turns, more independence or speed
Yes, a completely new program and a new DVD for this class!!! The major reasons why I decided for the change are:
What is different is the order, the emphasis and the exercises and I also added some new topics, so the transition to Xtreme Foundations should be super smooth - this class certainly doesn't lack in providing MANY challenges. And definitely covers many topics that we'll be working on!
The reason why I included explanations on hands and handling is just because that's one of the frequently asked questions in every class. HOWEVER, please note that this is TRAINING, NOT handling class, so I don't mind at all if you want to use hands differently as I do! Just let me know and we'll leave your hands alone and focus on training alone!!! - Perfectly fine with me!
This class is appropriate for all levels, from total beginners from 7 months on - and also for experienced agility dogs - I promise to keep everybody challenged!!! All feedback completely individual.
Minimum equipment needed: 2 tunnels, 4 jumps and if you want to work on see-saw and weaves as well: see-saw and stick to the ground and/or channel weaves (ideally both!). + The new Foundations DVD of course.
Topics covered: play, fetching, static toys, stays, restrains, warm ups and cool downs, tight turns, sends, pushes, threadles and serpentines, come to hand, verbal discrimination, obstacle discrimination, tunnel sends, traps and turns (hard and soft turns), extension and collection, different crosses and handling, see-saw, weaves, tire, long, double and wall jump, how to choose sequences and adjust them to your dog, how to handle mistakes and more.
At the moment, you can only register as auditor of the past, April class - and then enter the classroom here. Next class starts on October 8, with registration opening on September 10.
Some graduation videos from previous classes (still with the old program):
Video length limitation per lesson is 10 minutes per lesson (in total that means 60 min in 12 weeks of the class).
The class has 6 lessons, one every 2 weeks = 12 weeks of feedback (+ 2 weeks of a catch-up break in between).
Repeaters price is for those who took Foundation before with the SAME dog. You still need a new video now though, even if you're a repeater...Please make sure your are registered and logged in before you proceed to paying with paypal - this will ensure you will get your correct access automatically.
|participant (includes the new Foundations video) - 280 EUR / cca 315 USD|
|participant (if you have the new video already) - 240 EUR / cca 270USD|
|repeater/ auditor / 2nd dog (includes the new video) - 200 EUR / cca 225 USD|
|repeater/ auditor / 2nd dog (if you have the new video already) - 160 EUR / cca 180 USD|
August Running Class is now open for registration!!!
Silvia Trkman is known for bringing every dog, from her first dog on, to the very top of the sport. Her dogs are known for great speed, tight turns, running contacts and long and injury-free careers. Silvia is in agility since 1992 and is
– 3x World Champion (with two different dogs)
– 5x European Open winner, with 4 different dogs (Lo, La, Bu, Le)!!!
– National Championships podium and World Team member with every dog she’s ever had
– National Champion for 22-times (with 5 different dogs of 3 different breeds)
– World Team member for 19-times (mostly with at least two dogs at the time – sometimes four 🙂 )