Hoops Title (Pentathlon Series)


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Doglympics Pentathlon Series. Rules below.




RULES: Demonstrate any 10 tricks utilizing a hoop


Earn your Doglympics Series “Hoops” title by demonstrating any 10 tricks utilizing a hoop. This title challenges you to think about what behaviors your dog CAN do, and then transfer those behaviors to a new trick involving a hoop. A Certified Trick Dog Instructor (CTDI) will evaluate your submission. Some examples of hoop tricks are:

  1. Jump through a hoop
  2. Jump through two hoops held slightly apart
  3. Fetch a hoop
  4. Sit in a hoop
  5. Peekaboo through my legs with a hoop in front of my legs
  6. Circle around a hoop
  7. Circle around me while jumping through a hoop held in my hand
  8. Spin a circle while holding a hoop in your mouth
  9. Send away to go stand in a hoop
  10. Platform jump; jump from one platform to another while holding a hoop in between
  11. Can you think of more?

How to Earn this Title:


Choose 10 Hoop Tricks.

You can use the Tricktionary Tricks, or make up your own hoop tricks.



Show your tricks/exercises to a Certified Trick Evaluator

Join one of our free Facebook Spark Teams and post videos (or photos) of your tricks/exercises there. Each team is coached by a certified evaluator. 

Spark Team Online Evaluators 

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Submit the form above

Once a certified evaluator has OK’d your tricks/exercises, submit your application using the form above. You can choose your certificate and swag items.