Race Entry Information

Race Distances are always appoximate and subject to change but will be along the lines of:

  • Open - 5km with seperate categories for two dog
  • 3km - shorter distance with seperate categories for two dog
  • Novice - 3km, a special category for beginners, one dog only (not a series event)
  • Odds & Bods - 1.5km course, no podium/prizes, just for fun (not a series event)
  • Juniors - 13-16 years 3km, 8-12 years 1500m, Under 8s 400 - 800m

 

Start Times. Below is a rough idea of Saturday's timings to help you plan what classes to do, but please be aware they are subject to change. Sunday start times are seeded from Saturday's results and races usually start at 8:30am Sunday.

9am - 5km Wheels
10am - 5km Canicross
11:00am - 3km Wheels and Novice Wheels
11:30am - 3km Canicross
11:45am - Novice Canicross
12:30pm - Odds & Bods + Junior Wheels
12:45pm - Odds & Bods + 8-12 Junior Canicross
13:15pm - Under 8 Canicross

To be eligable for a prize at each race weekend you must race both Saturday and Sunday. You are more than welcome to just race one day but you won't be able to win a prize for the weekend. Each race you do will help you gain points towards our overall series prizes. More information on how the series works can be found here.

Age Groups and Catagories. Your age group is determined by the age you will be at the end of the season (30th April). 

Canicross

Code Description Age Group Max no. of dogs Series Race  
F Open Female Canicross 17-39 1 Yes  
M Open Male Canicross  17-39 1 Yes  
MF Open Master Female Canicross  40-49 1 Yes  
MM Open Master Male Canicross  40-49 1 Yes  
VF Open Veteran Female Canicross  50+ 1 Yes  
VM Open Veteran Male Canicross  50+ 1 Yes  
2DCF Open 2 Dog Canicross Female 17+ 2 Yes  
2DCM Open 2 Dog Canicross Male 17+ 2 Yes  
3KF 3 Km Canicross Female 17+ 1 Yes  
3KM 3 Km Canicross Male 17+ 1 Yes  
2D3KF 3 Km 2 Dog Canicross Female 17+ 2 Yes  
2D3KM 3 Km 2 Dog Canicross Male 17+ 2 Yes  
NC Novice Canicross  17+ 1 No  
13-16 Canicross 13-16 13-16 1 Yes  
08-12 Canicross 8-12 8-12 1 Yes  
U8 Canicross Under 8 Under 8 1 Yes Must be accompanied with an adult attached whilst running
CO&B Odd & Bods 17+ 2 No  

 

Bikejor

Code Description Age Group Max no. of dogs Series Race  
2DB Open 2 Dog Bikejor 17+ 2 Yes  
BJF Open Bikejor Female 17+ 1 Yes  
BJM Open Bikejor Male 17+ 1 Yes  
3KBM 3 Km Bikejor Male 17+ 1 Yes  
3KBF 3 Km Bikejor Female 17+ 1 Yes  
3K2DB 3 Km 2 Dog Bikejor 17+ 2 Yes  
NW Novice Wheels  17+ 1 No  
JW Junior Wheels 11-16 11-16 1 Yes  

 

Scooter

Code Description Age Group Max no. of dogs Series Race  
SC Open Scooter  17+ 2 Yes  Dogs must be at least 18 months old
3KS 3 Km Scooter 17+ 2 Yes  Dogs must be at least 18 months old
WO&B Odds& Bods Scooter 17+ 1 No  Dogs must be at least 16 months old