Listing Details

Based in Northern Ireland, Waggy Races is a cross country fun run for you to enter with your dog(s)!
 
Our events are mixed terrain off-road 5km fun runs in beautiful locations. Participants run or walk the course attached to one (or two) enthusiastic 4-legged team mates.​

TEAM CATEGORIES​

We have three entry categories:

  • 1 person & 1 dog
  • 1 person & 2 dogs
  • PACK (2 people & 1 dog) 

and two types of entry:
- RUNNER
​- WALKER

WHAT YOU NEED:​

A dog.
​A harness (preferred) or collar.
​A 'waist belt and line' or lead.​​

​WAGGY RACES: ORIGINS​

The sport of cross country running with dogs (canicross) originated in Eastern Europe as a means of keeping sled dogs fit outside of the snowy season!

It has spread to some parts of Europe but has never reached N. Ireland.... until Waggy Races was born in 2014.