Russian TV crew visit Cantref Gwaelod’s training night

Russian TV crew filming with Cantref Gwaelod

A crew from Russian TV making a 44 minute programme about Welsh Corgis (Pembroke) joined us for our training to capture members’ corgis working and training. The crew had wanted to film corgis working in Wales and engaged in other activities. They had spent part of the day at a farm in Ceredigion filming corgis on the farm and working.  

Change of date for April’s ‘Competition Night’

Please note that Competition Night for April will be on Friday 8th April, instead of Tuesday 5th April. Class begins at 7pm but if you can, please arrive 10 minutes before, to help set up the equipment. Normal service will resume in May, with Competition Night being held on Tuesday 3rd May.

Merry Christmas from Cantref Gwaelod Agility

Cantref Gwaelod Christmas Logo

Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! The Cantref Gwaelod agility club have had one of their most successful years to date. I have only been part of this sport for a handful of years but I have never known the club to walk away from each competition with so many successes. We have literally had to …

Autumn update

Just a little reminder that our next competition night will take place on 3rd November at 7pm. Mary Shaw will be taking the training. Also, advance notice! Our Christmas party this year will be on Tuesday 15th December. Hope to see you there!

Summer update

Reminder! Training kicks off again on Tuesday 1st September with our ‘Competition Night’ at 7pm. Our training sessions over the summer period: Competition training on: Tuesday 4th August at 7pm. Trainer: Mary Shaw Tuesday 1st September at 7pm. Trainer Mary Shaw. Owing to holidays and summer competitions, unfortunately there will be no beginners and intermediate training classes during August; beginners …

Gorsgoch Agility Display – 15th August

Gorsgoch Agility Display poster

By popular demand we have been asked if we will show-off our super talented dogs again at the Gorsgoch Agricultural Show! This year’s show will take place on 15th August 2015. Good weather has apparently been booked! Every year we strive to improve on the previous year. Any feedback from those of you who participated last year would be greatly …

May Competition Night

Just a quick update for everyone…The agility season is in full swing once again but we we just wanted to confirm that May’s ‘Competition Night’ tomorrow, 5th May, is still taking place. Mary will be taking the training from 7pm. Normal service will resume on the 12th May, with the beginner and intermediate sessions starting at 7pm and the advanced …

Heather Witty Dog Obedience Classes

Heather Witty Dog Obedience Classes

Heather Witty is an experienced Obedience Trainer, Judge and Competitor, and has represented Wales in the Obedience World Cup and Inter-Regional Competitions at Crufts. Heather’s classes are held in Llanrhystud and Llanon and her Summer programme has just been published, running from 27th April 2015. If you are keen to take part in any of the activities listed above, please …

April Competition Night Cancelled

Hi folks, just to make sure that everyone is aware – Competition Night for Tuesday 7th April has been cancelled. A lot of our club members have been competing at one or another show over the Easter weekend and our dogs (and ourselves!) need a bit of R&R before the next training session. Normal service will resume next Tuesday, 14th …

March Competition Night Cancelled

The surface at the riding school in Celaeron is being renewed next week. Unfortunately, this means that ‘Competition Night’ for March 3rd has been cancelled. Training should be back to normal from 10th March.