Teddy does canicross

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  1. AmyRedd

    AmyRedd PetForums Senior

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  2. Teddy-dog

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    It’s a zero dc short harness. I think it fits his shape quite well. It doesn’t move when he’s running anyway :)
     
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  3. DaisyBluebell

    DaisyBluebell Earth, the insane asylum of the Universe

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    That's what I am looking for for Emma as she runs & zoomies all the time, I'll check that out when we get back from holiday.

    Thanks Amy, we have a Park Run about 15 mins from us so will go along n watch that with Emma n see if she gets the idea !
     
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    BlueJay ★ Snooterhounds Everywhere ★

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    Awwwww Teddy!!
    I love the matching pants and harness :D
     
  5. Teddy-dog

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    I've told him he needs to get a matching t-shirt too for next time :D
     
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  6. trio25

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    I do the Canicross Midlands events, I don't know if you are on facebook but it is the best place for information.

    Canicross Midlands have two events left this season, one loughborough way at the beginning of March and then one at Catton Park over Easter Weekend. The races have a novice class for those new to the sport and lots of trade stands to help you spend money.

    The other facebook group is Canicross Trailrunners, great for finding local groups.
     
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    Thank you! I'll have a look at the groups and mention them to OH too :)
     
  8. trio25

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    Where are you based?

    Yes sport seems to operate through facebook a lot!

    I'm in the Peak District so Canicross Midlands was my nearest beginner runs which are great for trying on kit. I now travel all over the place.
     
  9. Teddy-dog

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    We're in Leeds so depending on where in the Midlands some runs might not be too far :)
     
  10. trio25

    trio25 PetForums Member

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    There is a Canicross Midlands Notts group on facebook, they will be the closest. There are sometimes runs at Teversal which is just off Junction 29 of the M1 so easy to get to.

    There is also a Pennine Cannicross but I've never ran with them and think its for people with equipment, not sure though, Midlands have a huge kit bag.
     
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    Brilliant, thank you so much for your help! I'll check them out :) That doesn't sound too hard to get to for us!