Vault to Flank Setting the Flank after a Vault or Over is a really simple task. All you have to do is turn in the direction the dog releases to after the catch. Lift the hand closest to the dog and you are on Flank.
Around the World a series of throws around the handler to a circling dog, the Around the World is a foundational disc dog pattern that can and should be used for world class training and performance.
The Flank is Out to Your Left and Your Right think of the Counter Clockwise Flank like Side position at a distance. when your dog is working out on your right, facing the same direction as you, you are working the Counter Clockwise Flank.
Zig Zag Pattern the Zig Zag is a foundational disc dog pattern. the dog catches a series of 4 discs and reverses field between each catch in a zig zag pattern. this pattern can be developed and leveraged for training and performance.
The Front Cross is a Useful Skill change working sides with the Front Cross. move from the Clockwise Flank to the Counter Clock Flank with the dog turning towards the handler.
Take a Moment with Your Dog great performances have the occasional slow and sentimental moments. take a moment with your dog and share it with the people watching you.
Rear Cross is Controlled Movement the Rear Cross asks the dog to turn away from the disc and the handler. it’s a great piece of Flatwork that can relieve pressure as well as drop jaws
The Flank is Out to Your Left and Your Right think of the Clockwise Flank like heel position at a distance. when your dog is working out on your left, facing the same direction as you, you are working the Clockwise Flank.
Pendulum = Dueling Go Arounds clockwise then counter clockwise – ending with a leaping catch to the right and left of the handler
Any place out to your left or right side, further than Heel or Side position, that area is your Flank. When your dog is out there to your side a ways and you are working and moving together, that is what we call Working the Flank. It means you and your dog are hooked up and are performing team movement.