Dogs of Distinction and The K9 Club are pleased to host France Beckner for an Agility clinic here on the coast July 22 and 23, 2017. France began teaching agility classes in 2000 with her husband, Barry Beckner. Together, France and Barry formed “The Academy of Vancouver Island Dogs (AVID)“. AVID holds agility classes for all levels, and has hosted many AAC Sanctioned Trials, Judges Clinics, Seminars and Fun Matches.
Frances’s dogs have won Two AAC Nationals Championships and two BC Regional Championships.As teams, Frances’s dogs and the dogs Frances has run for others, have earned over one hundred and forty agility titles.Frances has coached many successful teams to Regional and National Champion levels and represented Canada with her dog, ZipR, at the 2014 and 2016 IFCS World Agility Championships.
France can help with any issues the dog or handler may be having and there is space on the registration form for people to send in a description of issues beforehand.
It is $280.00 for the clinic for a dog and handler team and space is limited. There are audit spots too ($40. 00 for one day and $60.00 f or two days) for people who want to watch but won’t be bringing a dog. The clinic will be held at the agility field (Oceanview and the Highway).
Deadline to register and pay is July 2, 2017.
To register click on the “Register For Agility” at the bottom right of the site.