2 Week Techniques: Blazing Blinds Part 3: Tight Turns (Winter 2018)

Instructor: Tracy Sklenar
Start Date: February 8, 2018
Registration Closed: February 22, 2018 @ 9 pm Eastern

Yes, you CAN get tight turns with blind crosses! Spend 2 weeks perfecting your blind cross skills to get tight turns on sequences. Learn how to execute blinds anywhere on course with speed and precision to stay ahead while creating great lines and tight turns.

Category: Handling, Foundation, Obstacle Skills, Problem Solving
Level: Open to all
Class Length: 2 weeks (information/classroom available in read-only mode for 1 year after completion of course)
Tuition:
Number of Working Spots: unlimited ($95)
Number of Auditing Spots: unlimited ($60)
Level of Access:

Course Description

2 Week Techniques: Blazing Blinds Part 3: Tight Turns (Winter 2018) :: Tracy Sklenar

Yes, you CAN get tight turns with blind crosses! Spend 2 weeks perfecting your blind cross skills to get tight turns on sequences. Learn how to execute blinds anywhere on course with speed and precision to stay ahead while creating great lines and tight turns.

Blinds crosses are an amazing tool for getting ahead of the dog while creating great lines AND tight turns! This class will focus on adding your blind cross skills to sequences - both on extension lines and on tight turns. We will also work on deciding where to choose a front cross or a blind cross.

This class will also feature:

  • Downloadable written instructions and FAQs for each lesson
  • Video explanations
  • Video demos
  • FAQs for each game
  • Pre-Games to be ready for when class starts

Course Structure, Requirements & Equipment

Categories:

Handling, Foundation, Obstacle Skills, Problem Solving

Level:

Open to all

Course Length:

2 weeks (information/classroom available in read-only mode for 1 year after completion of course)

Course Structure:

  • Progressive training assignments using jumps and tunnels. Video demos of each game or skill or drill. Questions answered and feedback from the instructor for each assignment in the class forum. Discussions with other students in the class forum and the general forum.

Equipment needed:

  • (working participants only): 4 jumps and 1 tunnel

Space needed:

  • 50x50 or larger

Office Hours:

Yes, TBD



Course Participation & Tuition Levels

Type of participation:

  • Working (posts responses to written assignments, posts videos of sequences, gets instructor feedback to all of these as well as answers to any questions posted, can actively participate in forum, chat and office) Limit: unlimited
  • Auditing (can view and read all videos/assignments/posts from instructor and working students, will get instructor answers to course-specific questions posted, can actively participate in class forum, chat and office hours) Limit: unlimited

Tuition:

  • Working: $95 USD
  • Auditing: $60 USD