Meet Geoff Nieder
Geoff has been competed in agility in multiple titling organizations for more than a decade, with several different breeds. His first dog was a Labrador Retriever. Next he showed Australian Shepherds, and his current dog is a Border Collie named Nitro -- HC Nitro IV HSAds HXAds HXBd MX MXB MXJ MJB NF CGC.
Geoff has worked with top instructors around the country, including Jennifer McDonald, Stacy Peardot-Goudy, and Lori Michaels.
In their first European Open tryouts, Nitro and Geoff placed in the top 10 in round two in the Large Dog class.
At their first AKC Nationals in 2016, Geoff and Nitro finished 10th in the 26-inch class in the International Sweepstakes competition.
Nitro has placed in the Bad Dog Agility rankings of the country’s fastest dogs multiple times. In 2016, he finished 9th among all 24-inch dogs.