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Your Instructor

  • Kirby McIlveen

    14x Disc Dog World Champion

    Kirby McIlveen

    I've been competing in disc dog events since 2006. I have 7 incredible disc dogs who have taught me a lot. Together, we've won various disc dog championships and traveled around the world. I'm excited to share my tips, tricks, and training methods with you!

Disc Dog Competition Accomplishments

2015 & 2017 Ashley Whippet Invitational World Champion (Torch)
2011 Skyhoundz Open Division World Champion (Torch) – Youngest Open World Champion!
• 2015 Skyhoundz Sport Division World Champion (Muse)
2015 Skyhoundz Pairs Division World Champion (Muse & Jeff Hill)
• 2016 Skyhoundz Pairs Distance/Accuracy Division World Champion (Muse & Jeff Hill)

2013, 2015, 2017, & 2018 UFO World Cup Champion (Torch)
2017 & 2018 UFO World Cup Freestyle Champion (Torch)
• 2016 UFO North American Cup Overall Champion (Torch)
• 2015 & 2017 USDDN Super Pro World Champion (Torch)
2017 Purina Incredible Dog Challenge Freestyle Flying Disc National Champion (Torch)
• Quadruped National Women’s Distance Record Holder, 81.3 yards (Sketch)
• 2011, 2012, 2013, & 2014 Quadruped Series National Women’s Open Champion (Sketch)

14 World Championship Wins

With two dogs in four organizations
(AWI, Skyhoundz, UFO, USDDN)

23 World Championship Podium Finishes

With five dogs in four disciplines
(Open, Freestyle, Toss & Fetch, and Pairs)

4 National Long Distance Series Wins

With the most Quadruped event wins of any dog
(12 with Sketch)

Winner on Season 2 of The Gong Show

(with Torch)

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Watch Intro Video

Watch Kirby & Torch's Freestyle Competition Performance

Flawless Round & Perfect Score 40/40

Kirby's Dogs

SKETCH
Hob Nob Picture Perfect FM MBDCh-S
4x Quadruped Series Champion
12x Quadruped Womens Open Champion
California State Champion
3rd place Skyhoundz Open World Championship
2x 3rd place UFO World Cup Championship
2nd place UFO World Cup Freestyle Championship
6th place Skyhoundz Open World Championship
 

FLASH
Rockin' KR Blue Flash Lightning TKA
2x California State Champion
Disc Dogs in Southern California Club Champion
2nd place UFO World Cup Freestyle Championship
5th place AWI World Championship
2x 6th place UFO World Cup Series Championship
7th place UFO World Cup Championship
7th place Skyhoundz Classic Open World Championship
 













BLITZ
Princess Blitz
3x UFO World Cup Finalist
 

TORCH
Rockin' KR Red Raging Torch TKA
Skyhoundz Open World Champion
2x AWI Open World Champion
4x UFO World Cup Champion
2x UFO World Cup Freestyle Champion
2x USDDN Super Pro World Champion
Purina Incredible Dog Challenge Freestyle Flying Disc National Champion
UFO North American Cup Champion
 




SPIRIT
Spirit White Buffalo TKI
5th place Skyhoundz Micodog Open World Championship
4x Microdog Open World Championship Finalist
Microdog D/A World Championship Finalist
 

EEVEE
Eevee TKI
 



         

VOLT
High Voltage TKI
2nd place Skyhoundz Pairs D/A Championship
 
UFO World Cup Finalist
Skyhoundz DiscDogathon Freestyle World Finalist
 
 



          


SORA
Destined to Fly of Scuderia F40 JP TKA
Skyhoundz DiscDogathon Bullseye World Finalist
 

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