The American Kennel club will take a team of 12 dogs to the FCI World Agility Championships, Helsinki, Finland on September 26-28, 2008, to represent the USA at this event.
Handler interested in earning a spot on the AKC Team will be attending the AKC World Team Tryouts held on May 2-4, 2008 at the Hopkins Pavillion in Hopkins, Minnesota. The judges will be Scott Chamberlain and Don Farage.
Eric Larson, of AgilityVision, will be covering the tryouts, similar to how he did with the 2007 FCI World Championships. So be sure and check his site for information!
Final team selections will be announced by the AKC by the end of May, 2008.