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Stuart Mah Agility Seminar 9/4 - 9/9/2013
Stuart Mah has been one of the nation's
leading and innovative agility personalities for more than two decades. He is
considered one of the foremost authorities on course design and course analysis.
Stuart has won 7 national championships and has been a 9-time member of USA
international agility teams. Most recently, Stuart and his 5 year old Border
Collie "Ares" earned 4 gold medals and 1 silver at the 2012 IFCS World
Championships. They also won the 2012 USDAA national championship. Ares has been
the USDAA #1 dog in all classes for the second straight year.
Wednesday, 9/4: Drive/Soften & Handler/Obstacle Focus Basics
Learn how to teach drive and motivation to obstacles and still be able to turn your dog using Stuart Mah’s methods for signaling your dog when to drive forward and extend to an obstacle and when to shorten and prepare to turn. This session will use jumps and tunnels only and is appropriate for any level dog/handler team; even young dogs. A must for anyone new to Stuart and a pre-requisite for additional days for those who have not taken a previous Stuart seminar
Thursday, 9/5: Advanced Repeaters
We will apply handler/obstacle focus in sequences appropriate for dog/handler teams who are competing or ready to compete on all the obstacles. Pre-req: Previous Mah seminar or Basics (9/4) and competent on all obstacles.
Friday, 9/6: Push the Limits
International handling and mental challenges for those who want to learn how to negotiate Master Challenge and IFCS style courses. Pre-req: Previous Mah seminar or Basics (9/4) and competing at Masters/Excellent or by permission only.
Saturday, 9/7: Masters Repeaters
We will apply handler/obstacle focus in challenging sequences for dog/handler teams who are competing successfully at the Advanced or Masters level. Pre-req: Previous Mah seminar or Basics (9/4) and competing at Masters/Excellent or by permission only.
Sunday, 9/8: Just Getting Started
This session is for puppies and young dogs just getting started in agility. Stuart will teach his foundation program as we help these new dogs learn to enjoy the game. Prereq: Desire to have fun! This session will run from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Monday, 9/9: Crazy Stuart Games
Stuart is famous for devising fun games that challenge the handler mentally and help to bring the dog/handler team together. This will be a day full of these games. Pre-req: Previous Mah seminar or Basics (9/4). Courses will likely use all obstacles.
Each day will run from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Working spots cost $200 and auditing is $65 per day. The fabulous and popular lunches from Amante’s will be provided for all attendees as well as snacks and water.
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