Who are we?
We're a small, newly formed, group of Canicrossers, based in the Manchester area.
The sport is pretty much none existent in this part of the UK and we want to try and change that. If you're interested in joining us then send us message using the contact section or follow one of our social media links for more information.
What is Canicross?
Canicross is the sport of cross country running with dogs. Originating in Europe as a form of off-season training for Sleddog teams. It has become popular all over the world as a sport in its own right.
Canicross is not only a great way for the runner to keep fit, but great for the dogs too. It encourages people and their dogs to take part in outdoor activitys and meet other like minded individuals.
When deciding if it is too hot to take your dog out for a run, there are a couple of rules to consider....
When first starting out in canicross, no special equipment is required. Running with your dog...
Got any questions? Want to join us on a run? Leave us your details and we'll be in touch.
Thanks to Gary & Lucy for giving us this great idea. We're close to getting this complete. Watch this space
Did you know, our homepage changes colour depending on the weather outside. Giving you a rough guide to if it is safe to run with your dog more info...
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Cani-cross is not only a great way for the runner to keep fit, but great for the dogs too.