Champions

The American Kennel Club has held the National Agility Championship since 1996. We would like to congratulate all the winners.

Champion Teams

2014 – Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
AKC National Agility Champion
8" – Lisa Evans and Gigi (Papillon)
12" – Cassandra Schmidt and Bliss (Poodle)
16" – Wayne Simon and Mearle (Border Collie)
20" – Robin Kletke and Mynx (Border Collie)
24" – Michelle Foster and Doc (Golden Retriever)
26" – James Bahr and Pressure (Border Collie)

Preferred National Agility Champion
4" – Merinda Tiffany and Porter (Cardigan Welsh Corgi)
8" – Barbara Davis and Rock-It (Shetland Sheepdog)
12" – Beth Rogers and Tori (Border Collie)
16" – Ann Zarr and Skylar (Border Collie)
20" – Ira Dauer and Oliver (Border Collie)

2013 – Tulsa, Oklahoma
AKC National Agility Champion
8" – Daneen Fox and Masher (Papillon)
12" – Barb Davis and Skecher (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" – Cheryl Morris and Karma (Border Collie)
20" – Dudley Fontaine and Sweet (Border Collie)
24" – Stacey Campbell and Roo (All-American Dog)
26" – Desiree Snelleman and Pace (Border Collie)

Preferred National Agility Champion
4" – Kathy Marble-Brown and Juliette (Toy Fox Terrier)
8" – Janelle Julyan and Eve (Pembroke Welsh Corgi)
12" – Loretta Vojtech and Kat (Border Collie)
16" – Ann Zarr and Skylar (Border Collie)
20" – Dennis Butler and Henry (Labrador Retriever)

2012 – Reno, Nevada
AKC National Agility Champion
8" – Andrea Samuels and Carly (Papillon)
12" – Laura Dolan and Race (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" – Ashley Deacon and Luka (Pyrenean Shepherd)
20" – Gabrielle Blackburn and Zing! (Border Collie)
24" – Julie Hill and Smartie (Belgian Tervuren)
26" – Daisy Peel and Solar (Border Collie)

Preferred National Agility Champion
4" – Dennis McCoy and Buddy Lee (Papillon)
8" – Janelle Julyan and Eve (Pembroke Welsh Corgi)
12" – Beth Rogers and Tori (Border Collie)
16" – Barbara Persson and Emma (Border Collie)
20" – Ira Dauer and Oliver (Border Collie)

2011 – Lexington, VA
National Agility Champion
8" – Andrea Samuels and Sparkle (Papillon)
12" – Patti Gagnon and Sparkle (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" – Ashley Deacon and Luka (Pyrenean Shepherd)
20" – Rosanne Demascio and Drifter (Border Collie)
24" – Tracy Golden and Blink (Border Collie)
26" – Tori Self and Revolution (Border Collie)

Preferred National Agility Champion
4" – Barbara Scanlan and Taylor (Papillon)
8" – Sandi A. Osborne and Skyler (Shetland Sheepdog)
12" – Margaret Howes and Angel (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" – Naci Berkoz and Rusty (Australian Shepherd)
20" – Kelly Armstrong and Devon (Golden Retriever)

2010 - Tulsa, OK
National Agility Champion
8" - Johanna Ammentorp and Blink (Toy Fox Terrier)
12" - Marcy Mantell and Wave (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Angie Benacquisto and Dylan (Rat Terrier)
20" - Rosanne Demascio and Drifter (Border Collie)
24" - Jackie Bludworth and Pete (Border Collie)
26" - Daisy Peel and Solar (Border Collie)

Preferred National Agility Champion
4" - Curtis Lewis DVM & Nancy Lewis and Frazzle (Toy Poodle)
8" - Gayle Anderson and Millie (Shetland Sheepdog)
12" - Megan Magnant and Roxy (Border Collie)
16" - Naci Berkoz and Rusty (Australian Shepherd)
20" - Elizabeth Armstrong and Rig (Border Collie)

2009 - Concord, NC
8" - Daneka Hedges and Allie (Papillon)
12" - Dee Anna Gamel and Kelsi (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Paulette Swartzendruber and Rush (Shetland Sheepdog)
20" - Kim Terrill and Steeple (Border Collie)
24" - Robert Yi and Cap (Border Collie)
26" - Olga Chaiko and Yankee (Border Collie)

2008 - Tulsa, OK
8" - Daneka Hedges and Allie (Papillon)
12" - Dee Anna Gamel and Kelsi (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Kate Moureaux and Driven (Border Collie)
20" - Kendall Fairchild and Teak (Border Collie)
24" - Carrie K Jones and Jive (Border Collie)
26" - Geri Hernandez and Focus (Border Collie)

2007 - Sunbury, Ohio
8" - Kimberly Sisak and Phoebe (Papillon)
12" - Michelle Beardsley and Willow (Australian Shepherd)
16" - Ashley Deacon and Luka (Pyrenean Shepherd)
20" - Paulena Renee Hope and Smart As (Border Collie)
24" - Gerry Brown and Sterling (Border Collie)
26" - Daisy Peel and Jester (Border Collie)

2006 - Tampa, Florida
8" - Robin Kletke and Tigger (Papillon)
12" - Barbara Davis and Rock-It (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Elicia Calhoun and Suni (Australian Shepherd)
20" - Kate Moureaux and Quick (Border Collie)
24" - Gerry Brown and Sterling (Border Collie)

2005 - Tampa, Florida
8" - Robin Kletke and Tigger (Papillon)
12" - Christine Frank and Kimie (Miniature Schnauzer)
16" - Leland Perry and Matilda (Australian Shepherd)
20" - Terry Smorch and Remy (Border Collie)
24" - Linda Mecklenburg and Stellar (Border Collie)

2003 - Long Beach, California
8" - Robin Kletke and Tigger (Papillon)
12" - Tom Reed and JoJo (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Elicia Calhoun and Suni (Australian Shepherd)
20" - Terry Smorch and Remy (Border Collie)
24" - Gerry Brown and Sterling (Border Collie)

2002 - Katy, Texas
8" - Judith Bowers and Trey (Papillon)
12" - Christine Yankowski and Kevin (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Leland Perry and Matilda (Australian Shepherd)
20" - Terry Smorch and Remy (Border Collie)
24" - Nancy Gyes and Riot (Border Collie)

2001 - Denver, Colorado
8" - Kay Jackson and Sam (Pembroke Welsh Corgi)
12" - Karen Gaydos and Casey (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Jeannie Lavalley and Taz (Shetland Sheepdog)
20" - Terry Smorch and Remy (Border Collie)
24" - Nancy Gyes and Riot (Border Collie)

2000 - W. Springfield, Massachusetts
8" - Debbie Moore and April (Toy Poodle)
12" - Kathie Leggett and Heather (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Erin Schaefer and Jag (Shetland Sheepdog)
20" - Paulena Renee Hope and Time Flies (Border Collie)
24" - Linda Wallace Kipp and Jessie (Border Collie)

1999 - Denver, Colorado
8" - Debbie Moore and April (Toy Poodle)
12" - Kathie Leggett and Heather (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Terry Smorch and Pixie (Keeshond)
20" - Paulena Renee Hope and Flurry (Border Collie)
24" - Linda Wallace Kipp and Jessie (Border Collie)

1998 - Atlanta, Georgia
8" - Debbie Moore and April (Toy Poodle)
12" - Donna Webster and Promise (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Terry Smorch and Pixie (Keeshond)
20" - Carol Fatheree and Partee (Border Collie)
24" - Stuart Mah and Recce (Border Collie)

1997 - Chicago, Illinois
8" - Claudia McGuire and Mac (Toy Poodle)
12" - Ken Boyd and Becky (Pembroke Welsh Corgi)
16" - Terry Smorch and Pixie (Keeshond)
20" - Cindy Brick and Raven (Border Collie)
24" - Maggie Downie and Kelsey (Golden Retriever)

1996 - Tulsa, Oklahoma
8" - Barbara Cecil and Celina (Papillon)
12" - Dixie Noble and Delta (Shetland Sheepdog)
16" - Jacqueline Austin and Fast Eddie (Smooth Fox Terrier)
20" - Karen Moureaux and Dallas (Border Collie)
24" - Barbara Benner and Lexy (Belgian Malinois)

International Class Winners

2010 - Tulsa, OK
Small - Daneen Fox & Masher (Papillion)
Medium - Barbara Bicksler and Siesta (Shetland Sheepdog)
Large - Daisy Peel & Solar (Border Collie)

2009 - Concord, NC
Mini - Barb Davis and Rock-It (Shetland Sheepdog)
Midi - Paulette Swarzendruber and Rush (Shetland Sheepdog)
Maxi - Channan Fosty and Icon (Border Collie)

2008 - Tulsa, OK
Mini - Dee Anna Gamel and Kelsi (Shetland Sheepdog)
Midi - Angie Benacquisto and Dylan (Rat Terrier)
Maxi - Jef Blake and Voucher (Border Collie)

2007 - Sunbury, Ohio
Mini - Dee Anna Gamel and Kelsi (Shetland Sheepdog)
Midi - Nancy Kleinhans and Jimmy Dean (Shetland Sheepdog)
Maxi - Silvina Bruera and Maja (Border Collie)

2006 - Tampa, Florida
Mini - Joan Meyer and Neil, Shetland Sheepdog
Midi - Jennifer Crank and Guess, Shetland Sheepdog
Maxi - Sherry Kluever and Ransom, Border Collie

2005 - Tampa, Florida
Mini - Erin Schaefer and Jag (Shetland Sheepdog)
Midi - Barbara Davis and P.J. (Shetland Sheepdog)
Maxi - Sherry Kluever and Ransom (Border Collie)

2003 - Long Beach, California
Mini - Roger Coor and Moso (Papillon)
Midi - Ginsey Nickles and Coup (Cocker Spaniel)
Maxi - Gerry Brown and Sterling (Border Collie)

2002 - Katy, Texas
Mini - Cheryl Fischer and Turbo (Papillon)
Midi - Jennifer Crank and Guess (Shetland Sheepdog)
Maxi - Nancy Gyes and Riot (Border Collie)

2001 - Denver, Colorado
Mini - Jeannie Lavalley and Taz (Shetland Sheepdog)
Maxi - Linda Kipp and Jessie (Border Collie)

2000 - W. Springfield, Massachusetts
Mini - Erin Schaefer and Jag (Shetland Sheepdog)
Maxi - Linda Mecklenburg and Awesome (Border Collie)

1999 - Denver, Colorado
Mini - Diane Bauman and Torville (Cocker Spaniel)
Maxi - Steve Frick and Comet (Border Collie)

1998 - Atlanta, Georgia
Mini - Diane Bauman and Torville (Cocker Spaniel)
Maxi - Gerry Brown and Larrie (Border Collie)

1997 - Chicago, Illinois
Mini - Judy Keller and Morgan (Shetland Sheepdog)
Maxi - Linda Mecklenburg and Nifty (Border Collie)

State Team Tournament Winners

2010 - Tulsa, OK
1st - California
Silvinia Bruera & Maja, Border Collie
Stephanie Spyr & Rage, Border Collie
Desiree Snelleman & Stinger, Border Collie
Kate Moureaux & Quick, Border Collie

2009 - Concord, NC
1st - Northwest States
Barb Davis and Rock-It, Shetland Sheepdog
Barb Davis and Zesty, Border Collie
Daisy Peel and Jester, Border Collie
Robin Kletke and Tigger, Papillon

2008 - Tulsa, OK
1st - Wisconsin
Ann Braue and Spree, Border Collie
Ann Braue and Scream, Border Collie
Doug Brejcha and Lexi, Australian Shepherd
Tammy Cutsforth and Skye, Golden Retriever

2007 - Sunbury, Ohio
1st - Virginia
Carrie Jones and Jive, Border Collie
Susan Heckelman and Player, Border Collie
Barbara Bicksler and Sydney, Shetland Sheepdog
Glroia Smith and Surge, Border Collie

2006 - Tampa, Florida
1st Place - Illinois
Diane Sanders and Streak, Border Collie
Susan Rolek and Elan, Border Collie
Diane Sanders and Ace, Parson Russell Terrier
Anthony J. Montagano and Chassis, Border Collie

2005 - Tampa, Florida
1st Place: Massachusetts
Erin Schaefer and Jag, Shetland Sheepdog
Laura Dolan and Remi, Shetland Sheepdog
Paula Orcutt, DVM and Brig, Golden Retriever
Victoria Harkins and Trendi, Shetland Sheepdog

2003 - Long Beach, California
1st Place: Texas
Thomas Causey and Tracy, Golden Retriever
Judith Bowers and Trey, Papillon
Maggie Downey and Kelsey, Golden Retriever
Gerry Brown and Sterling, Border Collie

2002 - Katy, Texas
1st Place: Georgia
Steve Frick and Comet, Border Collie
Steve Frick and Maggie, Border Collie
Jonathan Musser and Morgan, Cardigan Welsh Corgi
Iva McGraw and Eliza, Pembroke Welsh Corgi

2001 - Denver, Colorado
1st Place: Michigan
Christine Frank and Boogie, Jack Russell Terrier
Christine Frank and Hogan, Jack Russell Terrier
Bill Pender and Ruby, Jack Russell Terrier
Kathy Wells and Houston, Border Collie

2000 - W. Springfield, Massachusetts
1st Place: Ohio
Claudia Frank and Guy, Shetland Sheepdog
Joann Jozwiak and Dougal, Scottish Terrier
Linda Mecklenburg and Awesome, Border Collie
Linda Mecklenburg and Spiffy, Border Collie

1999 - Denver, Colorado
1st Place: Minnesota
Karen Duke and Tango, Border Collie
Brett Duke and Rebel Bob, Border Collie
Terry Smorch and Pixie, Keeshond
Debbie Brink and Duder, Shetland Sheepdog

1998 - Atlanta, Georgia
1st Place: Illinois
Karen Holik and Sez, Shetland Sheepdog
Marietta Huber and Squiggles, Beagle
Marietta Huber and Wrangler, Labrador Retriever
Rae Tanner and Saydie, Yorkshire Terrier