I think human women are more graceful than men too. Medium size girl spoos are famous for jumpy-jumps. Mine goes 6-8 feet in the air and lands like a feather. Different if you get in the way! 50lbs of dog from 6 feet up can flatten you.
You will be really happy to have gotten her used to the home away from home of the crate before you start to run at trials!Great info! I'm going to start bring a crate to Lily's agility class. Never thought of doing that, but now I know why the more experienced woman in class brings a crate for her collie!