AKC National Agility Championship

PERRY, GEORGIA ~ March 24-26, 2017


Congratulations to all of the 2017 National Agility Champions

AKC National Agility Champions

Placing first in their height division (8", 12", 16", 20", 24” and 26" respectively) were:

  • 8” – NAC MACH7 Aerilee's Like Never Before MXS2 MJG2 XF T2B2 (Wren), a Papillon handled by  Betsey Lynch of Delware, OH
  • 12” – Quicksilver Cherry On Top MX MXJ OF (Sundae), an All American Dog handled by Angie Benacquisto of Ortonville, MI
  • 16” – MACH Kinnaman's Lilac D Pessoa MXB MJS (Lilac), a Australian Shepherd handled by Neno Pessoa of Washington, NJ
  • 20” – MACH2 Cedar Jedi Master Spirit MXS MJS EF T2B2 (Jedi), a  Border Collie handled by Susan McGowen of Albuquerque, NM
  • 24” – NAC MACH Sagehill Silver Lining MXS MJS NF CGC (Gromit), a Border Collie handled by Maria Badamo of Midlothian, TX
  • 26” – MACH Ignited's Bluebird MXB MJB OF (Bird), a  Border Collie handled by Dudley Shumate of Clemmons, NC

AKC Preferred National Agility Champions

Placing first in their height divisions (4”, 8”, 12”, 16” and 20” respectively) were: 

  • 4” – MACH9 PACH2 Logan Lake Hope MXC2 MJG3 MXP3 MXPB MJP3 MJPB PAX2 XF T2B (Logan), an All American Dog handled by Kim Barton of Johnstown, OH
  • 8” – MACH2 Pencader No Quarter MXS MJS MXP MJP XF (Jonesy), a Miniature Schnauzer handled by Delaney Ratner of Cape Elizabeth, ME
  • 12” – Safranne's Lexus Speed Racer CD MX MXJ MXP MJP (Lexi), a Poodle handled by Loretta Vojtech of Kenosha, WI
  • 16” – CH MACH12 Foxgrove's Don'T Call Me Jack CD JH MXC3 MJS4 MXP MJP2 XF T2B2 WC (Ripper), a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever handled by Terry Simons of Northridge, CA
  • 20” – NAC MACH4 PACH Gaylan's Jamaican Me Crazy CD SH MXB2 MJB2 MXP3 MXPB MJP2 MJPB MXF MFP T2B (Doc), a Golden Retriever handled by Michelle Foster of Old Brookville, NY