Mark Laker Bio

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Mark has been competing successfully in agility for more than 30 years and with his wife Karen established their first agility school in the 1990s. They have delivered seminars and training events around the UK and abroad.  

Mark and his dog Kodi (Ag Ch Bekkis Carbon Copy ) were members of Team GB at the European Open in 2009 in the Netherlands, finishing 4th in the individual final.  

More recently Mark and Karen were part of Scunthorpe Clubs Large Agility Team that won at Cruft’s in 2016.

In October 2012 Mark was appointed as Team GB International Manager and coached the team to their most successful performance at the European Open in Belgium. He has been involved in the selection and management of the team ever since and at the time of writing he will be managing the team which will go on to represent Great Britain at the European Open Agility Championships in Salice Terme, Italy from 27 - 30 July 2017 and the FCI World Agility Championships in Liberec, Czech Republic from 5 - 8 October 2017.