MR. STEVE CROXFORD of Leicestershire, United Kingdom has been a regular competitor in agility for over 25 years and has been a professional agility trainer since leaving the banking industry in 2003.
He has been a member of the UK Kennel Club since 1998 and in May 2015 he was elected to the position of Vice Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Croxford was the team manager of the Kennel Club’s international agility team, Team GB between 2001 and 2011. He also coached the American Kennel Club international team at the 2013 FCI World Championships in Johannesburg, South Africa as an assistant to the team leader.
A Championship Agility judge, he has judged all of the Kennel Club’s prestige agility events as well as many internationally. He has also judged at the FCI European Open Agility competition, the first judge from the UK to do so.
Steve says: “I am very proud an honoured to have been invited by the Westminster Kennel Club to judge at such a prestigious event. I am very much looking forward to seeing the very best agility dogs in the USA compete on the courses I have designed for the occasion.” This is his first judging assignment at Westminster.