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Very interesting thread, and an even more interesting list of what this person is looking for.
On the whole, I do think she will have a harder time finding a 'harder Golden' (if I understand what that means), as it's not really in keeping with Golden Retriever character (at least not ones I have been exposed to in 20+ years, which are mainly Conformation/Obedience/Agility dogs (as in they can do all of those things)).
While I understand the want and desire to have parents (not sure why the dam doesn't matter in this case) with Obedience titles, in my experience that is not always necessary. I helped train and trial the Canadian #1 Golden, #1 Sporting Dog and #5 All Breeds in Obedience several years ago and the highest obedience title in 4 generations was a CD. From my own breeding I have had a dog just a few legs shy of their AKC MACH, with zero agility titles in 5 generations, another is working their way up to a MACH, same with obedience titles.
With the right owner, the right training program, and the right puppy the sky can be the limit when it comes to most of the performance sports.