Gold Coast

Gold Coast Guild: California

CanineFreestyle DogWork® Classes: Northern California, Central Coast and Los Angeles

Contact Debbie Crain (, president of Gold Coast Freestyle Guild, for information about CFF Freestyle classes in the Northern and Central Coast Areas.

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First Florida Freestylers Guild

First Florida Freestylers Guild

CanineFreestye DogWork® Classes: Cocoa, Florida

Canine Star Training Academy
3815 North US 1 Suite 119
Cocoa Commercial Center
Cocoa. FL 32926
Class fee: $75.00 for a seven week session for non-members
Free for Club Members
Instructor: Ann Holder (contact:
Ann has been participating in freestyle since 2002. She has taught obedience, rally,
tricks and games classes and actively competes in dog sports.
Beginner class starting in April 2017.
Intermediate class is ongoing and meets on Thursday mornings from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm.
Advanced classes—Two classes are ongoing:

Advanced class on Thursday afternoons meets weekly 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Level III class meets twice a month on Saturdays from 12:30 to 2:00 pm. Dates are determined on a monthly basis.

CanineFreestyle DogWork® Classes
Sarasota, Florida

Sarasota Obedience Training Club
7505 County Rd., 675
Myakka, City, FL 34251 (Manatee County)
Beginner Class Part I starting March 13.  Monday classes 12:30pm-2:00pm (4 weeks).
Beginner Class Part II starting April 24.  Monday 12:30pm-2:00pm.  (4 weeks).
For registration information please go to

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Canis Major Guild: Tennessee

Chattanooga Area

Obedience Club of Chattanooga
244 Lake City Road
Flintstone GA 30725
Instructor: Julia Gregory

Two 6-week sessions upcoming. Wednesday nights, 6:15-8:15; Jan. 11-Feb. 15 and March 8 - April 12. To register, go to OCC website,

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Sirius Guild

Sirius Guild: Mid-Atlantic, Maryland and Virginia

CanineFreestyle DogWork Classes®: Maryland

Silver Spring, Maryland

Capital Dog Training Club
Home of the first and longest continuously running Canine Freestyle class in the country. Classes meet Friday mornings. Contact Kathy Noble

A class for the beginning Freestylers called "Fun with Freestyle" is ongoing on Saturday mornings and is taught by Pepper Guzman. She has been involved in Canine Freestyle since the mid-1990s and has titled at Level IV, contact her at


Richmond Area / Beaverdam, Virginia

Instructor: Joan Tennille

Mrs. Tennille, Founder and Past President of the Federation offers training classes in Canine Freestyle. Classes prepare the team for competition at all levels. Class work Includes developing each team to move; perform before others; and to prepare your presentations. She is the originator of the discipline of Canine Freestyle which she demonstrated by creating the original four in 1993 for the Cycle National Obedience Competitions. Through her seminars and conceptual training methods she has set the standards for the sport. Before dedicating her skills to moving the sport forward, Ms. Tennille was actively competing in other disciplines in the Sport of Dogs.

Mrs. Tennille offers CanineFreestyle Classes at all levels. Contact Mrs. Tennille for more information at

Teacher Certification and Judges Training dates to be announced in 2017.

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North Star Notes Guild: Minnesota

CanineFreestyle DogWork Classes: Rochester, Minnesota

Paws Abilities Dog Training
Minnesota welcomes Canine Freestyle!
Classes starting:
April 29 at 6pm Beginning CanineFreestyle DogWork
April 29 at 7:15pm. Advanced CanineFreestyle DogWork
June 15 10:15pm. Beginning CanineFreestyle DogWork
Instructor: Kristin Sicotte Kristin has been participating in Freestyle since 2002.
Contact: Kristin at for information and class registration.

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Carolina Canine Freestyle Guild

Carolina Canine Freestyle Guild: North Carolina

CanineFreestyle DogWork Classes: Durham, North Carolina

Durham Kennel Club
8318 Guess Road
Durham, NC 27712

Durham Kennel Club (DKC), in cooperation with the Carolina Freestyle Guild, offers a two hour drop-in CanineFreestyle DogWork Class at the DKC Building one Saturday a month, beginning at ten am. The cost is $15 for each class. The DKC classes will be aimed toward newcomers who have not shown in Freestyle before. However, experienced handlers do participate and there will be time after class for practicing and run-throughs. If you are interested in attending, contact Dee Wallis, , Shari Bryant,, or Trish Koontz, for more information. We welcome newcomers and visitors!

The DKC Freestyle Classes are planned for the following dates in 2017:?Jan. 21, Feb. 11, Mar. 4, April 1, May 20, June 24, Aug. 26, Sept. 9, Oct. 14 and Nov. 18. Please put these dates on your calendar now, so you can be a regular participant and get as much as possible out of the classes. Send an e-mail to if you are interested in being on the list to receive notices and reminders.

Upcoming Introductory Class for 2017.
1/13 6:30-9:00 cost is $10. Teacher: Trish Koontz, Certified Instructor. Class Dates 2/10, 2/24, and 3/3. Time 6:30pm-8:30pm. Registration Information

In addition, we schedule DKC member work time to use the building for Freestyle practice; we set up a freestyle ring, with a sound system and have mentors available for cooperative training. Those times will be posted on the DKC Calendar and e-mails will be sent to DKC members on our regular mailing list.

Bon-Clyde Learning Center
3030 Lee Ave. Extn.
Sanford, NC

Introduction to DogWork Class: six week session Jan.-Feb. 2017
7PM-8:30 pm Class begins 1/11/2017
Certified Instructor: Trish Koontz
For information:

Winston-Salem Dog Training Club
3800 Bethania Station Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Contact: Trish Koontz for more information

Paw In Hand Dog Training
11624C US 15-501 N
Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Intro to CanineFreestyle Dogwork
Saturdays at 10:30 AM
Instructor: Barbara Long
Contact Barbara for more information or go to

North Coast Canine Freestylers

North Coast Canine Freestyle Guild: Ohio

CanineFreestyle DogWork Classes: Chesterland, Ohio

Canine Affair Center
8495 Mulberry Road
Chesterland, OH 44026

Freestyle work sessions held on Friday nights from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Contact: Janet Dayton

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Mischa Guild

Mischa Guild:Utah

CanineFreestyle DogWork Classes: Ogden, Utah

Classes meet on Friday evenings
Instructor: Susan Colledge
Contact Susan at for dates and times.