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Becky Woodruff

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Educational Tip - Taking Bi-Directional Barrels
« on: February 14, 2014, 07:25:09 PM »
Bi-directional tunnels may be taken in either direction, however once a dog commits to a side of a tunnel with all four paws, that defines the direction that the tunnel must be taken.  The same holds true for barrels.  A dog is committed to a direction when they pass an imaginary line, with all four paws, at the front of the barrel and perpendicular to the direction of approach.

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Re: Educational Tip - Taking Bi-Directional Barrels
« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2014, 08:19:26 PM »
Thank you NADAC Judge Steve Stochaji from Las Cruces, NM for a great TIP  !

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Re: Educational Tip - Taking Bi-Directional Barrels
« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2014, 07:37:55 AM »
Just a question, could we have the same diagram where you are taking the barrel on an arcing path?
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