Right now these are no-frills workshops.
COVID-19 PROTOCOLS WILL BE FOLLOWED AND DETAILS WILL BE PROVIDED TO PARTICIPANTS AS THE WORKSHOPS GET CLOSER
As the workshops get closer, it will also be determined if the fabulous catering by Wendy can be offered.
Catering will only be offered if it can be done in a safe manner following Covid-19 rules.
Auditing is available for the following costs:
All Half Day Seminars: $45 per session
Friday/Sunday Full Day or if you attend BOTH Saturday: $65.
Registration will open Wednesday, September 9th at 9 a.m. for students. First come first serve. Registration will be open for everyone else on Thursday, September 10th At 9 a.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for your spot!
A check for the full amount will hold your spot once Sherrie lets you know that you are in. Checks will not be cashed until a few days before the workshops. Checks must be received within seven days of confirmation of your spot(s).
Checks should be made out to Sherrie Wilkes
221 Ridge Rd, Frenchtown, New Jersey, 08825
Looking forward to seeing everyone!
Friday, October 16th, Sequencing, 9:00 - 5:00
Limit 10 teams
In the sequencing workshop only jumps and tunnels will be used. This workshop is suitable for ages four months and up. It is appropriate for young dogs that are sequencing 6 to 10 obstacles AND also appropriate for the youngsters not yet sequencing. Jen will work on foundation appropriate exercises for them.
Saturday, October 17th, Weave Proofing and Challenges, 8:30 - 12:30
Limit 8 teams
This workshop is suitable for dogs that are already weaving and having any issues with popping out, missing entrances, angled entrances, etc.
Saturday, October 17th, Turnaway, 1:30 - 5:30
Limit 8 teams
In this workshop you will learn how to turn your dog away from you and how to recognize the need for it on course. You will learn to put together the elements of handling in the right combination in order to turn your dog away from you at the correct time and in the correct direction.
It will be short sequences involving turn always; rear crosses, tandem turns, lap turns, turn away on slice, running on the dogs line, backlap, etc, and breaking it down if necessary.
This workshop is suitable for dogs 10 months and up.
***SPECIAL! TAKE BOTH SATURDAY WORKSHOPS FOR A COMBINED COST OF $225***
Sunday, October 18th, Advanced Sequencing, 9:00 -5:00
Limit 10 teams
This workshop will only be jumps and tunnels. In this workshop Jen will help the handlers find the fastest and most efficient line and also to perfect techniques and timing.
Jen has been actively competitive in agility for over 20 years.
In addition to Jen’s handling and dog training skills, Jen’s excellent teaching ability and ability to adapt to different styles of dogs is what makes Jen a highly sought after presenter and instructor across the country.
In 2015, Jen was invited to be part of the OneMindDogs Coaches team.
Over the years, Jen has been very successful nationally and internationally. Jen has won the Grand Prix with Sheltie Britain twice as well as Steeplechase twice. She has also won Team and Steeplchase twice with Border/Staffie Taser. She has many placements at national events including AKC Nationals, Cynosports and the US Open.
Internationally Jen has been part of several medaling teams (AKC and WAO) and won the Silver in Biathalon with Britain at the WAO.
Jen has put 8 ADCHs and several MACHs on her Border Collies, Jack Russells, mixed breeds, and a Sheltie.
Jen is currently competing with her Sheltie Britain, Border Whippet Fiona and Sheltie Dayla.
Jen and her husband Bill reside in North Port Florida. She teaches classes and private lessons for FiredUp K9s in both Florida and Michigan. She also conducts seminars and workshops around the country.
Contact Jen at email@example.com