INTERNATIONAL ONEMIND DOGS AGILITY TRAINING WEEK IN KAARINA, FINLAND


Several people from abroad have asked training possibilities in Finland. We have taken twice a year a week, where all the people from abroad can come at the same time.
Next possibility to come to train with us in Finland is from Monday to Friday 30.4-4.5.2018.

Participants can choose on which days they will train and if they want to train once or twice a day. Maximum they can choose eight trainings for one dog during the week. One training session is 5 hours for 10 dogs.

During the week we are teaching OneMind-system in course training. You can read more about it www.oneminddogs.com.
Coaches in this week are: Tuulia Liuhto, Timo Liuhto, Jaakko Suoknuuti and Janita Leinonen.

TRAINING PLACE

Trainings will be kept in OneMind Dogs Arena in Kaarina, close to Turku, 160 km from Helsinki. OneMind Dogs Arena is an inside arena with an artificial grass.

ACCOMMODATION

The nearest accommodation is hostel Tuorla. It's 4 km from OneMind Dogs Arena.
The cheapest accommodation is hostel Linnasmäki. It's 15 km from OneMind Dogs Arena.

If you want to stay in a hotel, you can choose hotel Caribia. It's 16 km from OneMind Dogs Arena.
In airbnb all these accommodations are under 15 minutes driving from OneMind Dogs Arena.

TRAVELLING TO FINLAND

Importing dogs to Finland from EU countrys

Importing dogs from non-EU countrys

If you want to fly with your dog, in Finland you have to fly to Helsinki and from there it's 160 km drive to Kaarina.

With a car you can drive either through Sweden and take a ferry from Stockholm to Turku: Viking Line or Silja Line or from Germany from Travemünde or Rostock to Helsinki: Finnlines

TIMETABLE FOR TRAINING WEEK

Eight training sessions for 10 dogs in a group:
Monday morning 09.30-14.30, Monday evening 15.30-20.30
Tuesday morning 09.30-14.30, Tuesday 15.30-20.30
Wednesday morning 09.30-14.30
Thursday morning 09.30-14.30, Thursday evening 15.30-20.30
Friday morning 10-15

On Wednesday evening we have a lecture 16.30-19.30.
On Friday evening we spend time together, there are sauna, swimming, food and drinking 18-23.

PRICES

The whole week, includes 8 training sessions, lecture, dinner and drinks during the lunch breaks on Mon- Fri and social evening 940 €.

Auditing price:
Or the whole week, includes 8 training sessions, lecture, dinner during the breaks on Mon-Fri and social evening 470 €.

COMPETING IN FINLAND

On Saturday 28th of April there are 3 runs to class III in Lieto (5 km from OneMind Dogs Arena).
On Sunday 29th of April there are 3 runs to classes I and II in Lieto (5 km from OneMind Dogs Arena).
On Saturday 28th of April there are 3 runs to class I and II in Kirkkonummi (140 km from OMD-Arena, 55 km from Helsinki-Vantaa airport).
On Sunday 29th of April there are 3 runs to class III in Kirkkonummi (140 km from OMD-Arena, 55 km from Helsinki-Vantaa airport).
On Saturday 5th of May there are 3 runs to class III in Sipoo (190 km from OneMind Dogs Arena, 30 km from Helsinki-Vantaa airport).
On Sunday 6th of May there are 3 runs to class III in Helsinki (150 km from OMD-Arena, 15 km from Helsinki-Vantaa airport).
On Sunday 6th of May there are 3 runs to classes I and II in Sipoo (190 km from OMD-Arena, 30 km from Helsinki-Vantaa airport).

You'll find Finnish competitions here. When you click "ilmoittautuminen" (entering), you find there "English form for foreigners".

Competition classes:
Toy dogs: under 28 cm / 11,02 inch
Small dogs: under 28-35 cm / 11,02-13,78 inch
Medium dogs: 35 - 42,99 cm / 13,78 - 16,92 inch
Small large dogs: 43 - 49,99 cm / 16,93-19,68 inch
Large dogs: 50 cm or over / 19,69 inch or over

Class I = Beginners class
Class II = Advanced class
Class III = Masters class

ADDRESSES

Training sessions in OneMind Dogs Arena: Maalarimestarintie 1, Kaarina.
Lecture in hostel Tuorla: Tuorlantie 1, Kaarina (4 km from OneMind Dogs Arena).
Friday evening in: Saunarantti, Kalastavan kissan kuja 9, Parainen

ENTERING

You'll find the entering form here.
There is room for maximum 20 dogs. International Training Week on May 2018 is full. It's only possible to enter to reserve spots.

Enterings to international training week 2018 so far:
Estonia 3
Hungary 1
Netherlands 3
Russia 6
Sweden 2
USA 7