Canicross Ireland Fun Weekend – June 2018


The annual Canicross Ireland Fun Weekend will take place on 9th & 10th of June 2018 in Corkagh Park, Dublin

Monies raised will be evenly split between the club & our charity partner, Aoibheann’s Pink Tie


Activities for the weekend include:


~ 9:30am – Corkagh Park Parkrun (dogs welcome at this one)

~ 12pm – information sessions, including fun canicross session with Dog Trails NI, talk on nutrition in sporting dogs from Louise Jones & a talk about joint health with Maria from Pawtrition

~ 4pm – Club AGM. This is for all current club members & will take place in Camac Valley Caravan Park (beside Corkagh Park)

~ 7pm – Magic Mile Challenge – how fast can you run a mile? You will receive a certificate of achievement at the end of it with your time on it. Can be run with or without dogs. We will be asking for a minimum donation of €3 for Aoibheann’s Pink Tie to take part in it

~ 8pm – Social BBQ (bring your own food & drink)


~ 9am – 5k Jog With Your Dog. Classes include: men’s, women’s, novice (first time runner with their dog…no proper equipment required, 3km) junior (age 11-16, 3km), Junior-junior (age 7-10, 1.5km), Mini-musher (age 7 & below, 500m dash). Goody Bags & medals for all participants. Online entry available here:

~ After the presentation of the rosettes for class winners in the Jog With Your Dog, we will also be presenting end of year awards for our racing season

~ 12am – Fun Dog Show, K9 Olympics, raffle, cake sale


Camping is available in Camac Valley Caravan Park, although places are filling up fast, so to book your pitch, visit:

Any queries, contact: 087 7438478 or email: