COMFORT ZONE

Exercise 1A

Dog’s path is the white numbers, with the hander running to Green 1 to touch it before the dog catches up. When the handler is running to Green 2, 3 and 4 to touch them before the dog reaches the handler’s side, have the dog on a different side for each run (alternate left and right hand sides for each run through).

Exercise 1B

Dog’s path is the white numbers, with the hander running to Green 1 to touch it before the dog catches up. When the handler is running to Green 2, 3 and 4, have the dog on a different side for each run (alternate left and right hand sides for each run through). Combine Exercise 1A and 1B.

Exercise 2A

Run to Green 1 – handle jumps 3 and 4 on your right side.

Run to Green 2 – handle jump 4 on your left side with a front cross between 3 and 4.

Run to Green 3 – handle once of the left and the next on your right with your dog jumping long on 4.

Run to Green 4 – wrap around 4 and handle once of the left and the next on your right.

Exercise 2B

Dog’s path is the white numbers, with the hander running to Green 1 to touch it before the dog catches up, and the same for Green 2. When the handler is running to Green 3 and 4, have the dog on a different side for each run (alternate left and right hand sides for each run through). Combine Exercise 2A and 2B.

Exercise 3

Run to Green 1 – Send your dog to the back of 5, handle with dog on left or right side.

Run to Green 2(a) – Send your dog to wrap 5, handle with dog on left or right side.

Run to Green 2(b) – Send your dog away from you to the back of 5.

Run to Green 3 – Wrap your dog at 5 and take him left/right.

Run to Green 4 – Handle on the left or right.

Run to Green 5 – Handle on the left or right.

Exercise 4

Run to Green 1 – Front Cross between 4 and 5

Run to Green 2 – Dog on your left hand side.

Exercise 5A

Run to Green 1 – Dog on right for 2 / 3 / 4

Run to Green 2(a) – Front Cross between 2 / 3

Run to Green 2(b) – Front Cross between 3 /4

Exercise 5B

Run to Green 1 – Front Cross between 2 / 3. Ask for collection on 3 and RUN to Green 1. You also can make a side change behind the dog between 2 and 3 but then it is not our exercise and almost impossible to be on time to get to Green 1 to touch it before the dog reaches you.

Run to Green 2 – Make a side change between 2 / 3 AND between 3 / 4.

Combine 5A and 5B.

Exercise 6A

Run to Green 1 – Dog on left when you send him behind 3.

Run to Green 2 – Dog on right when you send him behind 3, and right when he jumps 4 as you run to Green 2.

Exercise 6B

Run to Green 1 – Dog on left for 4/5.

Run to Green 2 – Side change between 4/5 so the dog is on your right side when he jumps over 4 and 5.

Combine 6A and 6B.

Exercise 7

Run to Green 1 – Side change between 7 / 8 so your dog is on your left side when he jumps over 8. Run again with your dog on the right for 8 … watch out that he does not jump into your legs and you are running for Green 1!

Run to Green 2 – Have your dog on the right when he jumps over 8 and again on the left.

 

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