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2016 Americas Y el Caribe Course analyses

Hear Daisy's thoughts and analyses for all nine of the courses she ran in Medellin, Colombia, at the 2016 Americas Y El Caribe competition in April of 2016. This 45 minute video is free for you to watch, along with the course maps!

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CyndieHektner - a couple of years ago

Hoping to watch this

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Maureen Burke - a couple of years ago

Looking forward to it!

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Sarah - a couple of years ago

Also hoping to watch this smile

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VICTORIAJONES - a couple of years ago

Thanks, this is super helpful!

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Giuliana Lund - a couple of years ago

Thanks for sharing. I enjoy a peek into your strategizing as well as watching the runs themselves. You do such a terrific job staying out ahead! Would you call the push at 5:45 a “push on the flat”? What dictates your choice of arms? Do you ever do this when you are alongside or slightly behind your dog? I know in an ideal world one is always ahead on a push, but my reality is that I often fall behind on the kinds of long lines in these courses, although all those sends to tunnels might give me a fighting chance….

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    Daisy Peel - a couple of years ago

    Sure, it’s a push on the flat, or maybe a landing side push. But yes, it’s happening on the flat after the jump for sure smile As for putting my outside arm up, that’d be because I was slightly behind my dog and needed to push him away from me. My ability to DO that diminishes as I fall behind his cheek/shoulder, so the outside arm was a bit of an insurance move smile If I’d been further ahead I wouldn’t have needed it BUT I may have risked pushing too early and pushing Frodo to the backside of the penultimate jump. smile

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Giuliana Lund - a couple of years ago

Thanks, that makes sense. And it certainly worked well. smile

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Linda - a couple of years ago

I haven’t seen the video but was there motion toward the dog? Sounds like a half rear cross smile

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    Daisy Peel - a couple of years ago

    Yes, there was, and yes, it ended up being a sort of half rear cross wink

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Ann MacLean - a couple of years ago

hmmm – not able to pick up link to video …?

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    Daisy Peel - a couple of years ago

    You’ll need to be on a desktop to watch, I’m afraid smile

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      Angela Carlson - a couple of years ago

      I waited until I was on a desktop…. still not able to watch. What am I missing?

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        Daisy Peel - a couple of years ago

        Angela, sorry for the delay – please make sure you’re logged in, and then check to see if you’re having issues smile

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Julia Lane - a couple of years ago

Am I too late to watch? Nothing happens when I click on link. sad

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    Daisy Peel - a couple of years ago

    Nope, not too late. You need to sign up for access to these videos and then make sure to watch on a supported device (laptop or desktop).

    Daisy

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