With competition season upon us, I am reposting my 10 tips to competitors. I hope to see many of you at IPC this year.
AXEL’S 10 TIPS FOR HEALTHY, HAPPY COMPETING
1. Have a cutthroat competitive instinct? Leave it at home.
2. Make sure you want this.
3. Learn and review your puppy fundamentals.
4. Remember: this is a fetish.
5. Recognize your strengths and celebrate them.
6. Sobriety or no: think about it.
7. Be a player on your own time.
8. Consider your gear.
9 9. Get to know the event organizers and ask questions.
10. Have fun!