Skills & Coursework with John Nys
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August 29 from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
One event on August 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm
One event on August 29, 2021 at 8:30 am
Saturday, August 28, 2021 – 8:30am – 12:30pm
Saturday AM is for PUPPIES!!!! Jumps and tunnels will be used as appropriate, but no other equipment.
Limit of 8 working teams. Cost $125 for a working spot/day. $45 to audit/day
Saturday, August 28, 2012 – 1:30pm – 5:30pm
Saturday PM is for younger dogs. Train small sequences to build confidence! Proficiency on all equipment not necessary – you can skip those your dog is not ready to work.
Limit of 8 working teams. Cost is $125 for a working spot/day. $45 to audit/day.
Sunday, August 29, 2021 – full day starting at 8:30AM.
Sunday is for teams competing at the Masters level. The morning will be spent on skills necessary to navigate Premier/International courses and in the afternoon teams will use these skills running international courses.
Limits of 10 working teams. Cost is $225 for a working spot/day. $85 to audit/day
To enroll, email Lori Napoli.
John Nys has been competing on the Local, National and International dog agility stage for over 15 years. During this time he has become one of the most respected competitors and instructors in agility. He is well known for his positive motivation and mental management/coaching with his students and his canine companions. Size doesn’t matter when competing in dog agility, as John has competed successfully with multiple canine partners in the small, medium and large dog divisions resulting in John realizing his dreams and achievements at all height levels. John is a 10 time International World Team Member with 4 different canine partners. He has represented the US 6 times as an AKC World Team member at the FCI World Championships (Rush and Boss), 3 times at the European Open Championships (Rush, Trick and Boss) and on the 2015 World Agility Open US Team with Trick and Rush. In 2010, John and Rush took home the FCI Silver Medal in Individual Agility, FCI Silver Medal in the Individual Overall Combined, and the FCI Silver Medal in Team Jumping in 2010. In 2014, John and Rush took home the FCI Silver Medal in Team Agility and the FCI Gold Medal in Team Overall Combined events. In 2015 John and Rush took home Silver in the WAO Team Event. John and Rush are one of the most decorated world agility team members with 5 Silver Medals and 1 Gold Medal in the individual agility, jumping and team events.
John has been a consistent finalist at the AKC National Agility Championships and USDAA World Cynosport Grand Prix/Steeple Chase Championships on over a dozen occasions, placing in the top 3 on over 9 occasions and winning the USDAA World Cynosport Grand Prix Championships in 2010. John has also won numerous USDAA Regional Championships and ISC High Combined Titles with multiple canine partners.