AGILITY RUN THRUS
OPEN TO MEMBERS AND CONDITIONAL MEMBERS
Agility run thrus are back!
Our first of the season will be November 20, 2021 (Saturday) starting with the course walk at 9 am followed by a briefing. We'll end and put everything away by 1pm. Hopefully, we'll get through two rounds of two courses (your choice of an easier or harder course in each round). Chris Beck is the coordinator.
Runs will be tall dogs to small dogs.
The A frame, see saw and table will be used.
Registration will be electronic only. NO day of event registrations will be taken. Registration opens on Sunday November 7 and runs through Tuesday, November 16.
If you would like to work for volunteer point(s), please contact Chris (email@example.com ) and let her know if you'd like to be a dedicated worker, build the course, break down the course and/or work during the runs, and also let her know your dog's jump height. Dedicated volunteers and volunteer course builders should arrive by 8:30 am.
December 12, 2021 (Sunday)
Coordinator arrives 8:30-8:45 to clean.
Course builders arrive at 9 and enter the building.
Course walk as soon as course is built followed by the briefing.
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Who may participate? Dogs that are competing or have competed in any agility venue, or dogs who are 12 months or older. All dogs must be capable of sequencing 12-15 obstacles while staying with their handler. All dogs must be able to perform any obstacle used (whether it was the dog's choice or the handler's choice), at full height, SAFELY.
Dogs who are noticeably unsound may NOT participate. Per AOC policy, aggressive dogs and bitches in season may NOT participate. The committee reserves the right to excuse any dog that does not meet these criteria.
Handlers who are training their first agility dog or are unclear about these rules are encouraged to talk to their AOC agility instructor or a committee member for guidance in assessing their dog’s ability.
Event start time is variable. Run order and the contact equipment used is also variable.
REFER TO THE CLUB CALENDAR and/or the YAHOO LIST for pertinent details regarding each event.
Flat buckle collars without tags ONLY
Training aids encouraged (targets, food tubes, jackpot toys, etc.)
Cost for members is $5 per dog – cash or check (no coupons) There will be self-registration. Bring your own pen to check in. Bring exact change or a check (no coupons). Use the cash box / envelope system that is in place for building use. Check your name off the list that will be near the cash box.
There will be NO day of event entries, NO hospitality and NO spectators.
Two nested courses – one easier, one harder – two minutes of floor time per run (use your time as you wish!)
Crating out of your Car is encouraged. Crating will be available in the kitchen only and everyone MUST maintain 6’ social distance.
Do NOT attend if you are experiencing ANY unhealthy symptoms whatsoever. If you are experiencing any symptoms OR have had a change in your schedule, PLEASE contact the coordinator so your spot can be offered to someone else.
FULL height equipment (5’6” frame, 5’ frame for 4” and 8” dogs – 12 poles (no aids).
Jump heights offered: 4, 8, 12, 16, 20, 24. You may run your dog at ANY height you choose.
Changes, cancellations and notices will be posted to the Yahoo List.
Chris Beck: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cathy Keenan: email@example.com
Vanessa Manzi: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wendy Carey: Wendy.Carey@earthlink.net