Category Archives: Getting Started

Introducing canicross – my top tips on running with your dog

I wanted to do a write-up for anyone considering taking up canicross with their dog(s). If you’ve been to any of the Brutal, Human Race, CTS or other canicross friendly off-road events you may have noticed a group of people … Continue reading

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8 Tips For Starting Out In Canicross

If you’re thinking of trying out canicross with your furry friend(s), then here’s all you need to know to get started… 1. Do some research It’s worth doing a little bit of reading before you embark on the sport – just … Continue reading

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All you need to know to get started in Canicross

I wrote an article for a local online publication, This Is Our Town Guildford. The brief was to share my experiences of this exciting sport and hopefully encourage more people and their furry friends to give it a try. Although … Continue reading

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How not to run downhill when attached to your dog!

I doubt I’m the first, and certainly won’t be the last, to have trouble keeping my dog from running at what feels like 100 mph when we’re negotiating any steep downhills. My larger dog Red is a demon going downhill. … Continue reading

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First try out of the new kit

After getting my new kit from Kisi I was dying to get out and give it a spin this weekend. My husband is still nursing an injury (will be for a good few weeks now unfortunately) so I could only … Continue reading

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Getting Started

I first encountered canicross when my husband and I ran in a local race in the Guildford area last year called ‘Bolt Round The Holt’ (set in Alice Holt forest, Farnham). At the start we noticed a few fellow runners with … Continue reading

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