Professor Kathy Keats


kathy catKathy Keats has been competing in elite athletics her entire life, with great success. She has been fascinated with human potential and peak performance and has dedicated much of her life to learning how to apply these principles in her various endeavours, as well as teaching others how to reach their potential.

Kathy's success at the national and international level in multiple venues demonstrates a plan for success, not simply a talent in one area, and Kathy wants to see everyone become the best they can be and reach their goals in whatever life path they choose.

Kathy's students have won national and regional championships and have gone on to represent their countries in international competition.

Among her own achievements, Kathy has represented Canada in three World Championships in different disciplines, including winning the IFCS World Agility Overall Championship and Gold in the IFCS World Jumpers Championship. She has also competed in multiple National Championships in three different disciplines including winning the CIAU Women's Basketball Championship and named Player of the Game, and has won her way into the double lift finals of the CBCA Canadian Championships in herding, coached the Canadian Agility Team at the FCI World Championships, graduated from The National Coaching Institute, and was Head Coach of the University of Waterloo women's basketball team. She has also been the managing editor of Clean Run magazine. These are but a few of her many accomplishments.

Kathy's educational background and practical application of her principles of success make her one of the leading mental performance coaches of dog sports in North America.

Professor Kathy Keats

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