May 10, 2015
https://www.mudrunguide.com/event/london-england-muddy-dog-challenge-2015/ Brockwell Park, Herne Hill, London, United Kingdom Muddy Dog Challenge email@example.com use-title true MM/DD/YYYY
Race Start Time:
Start time 9:00 am
London, United Kingdom - View Map
Distance & Course Length:
2.5k and 5k
Organizer:Muddy Dog Challenge Whether you’re a fitness fanatic or just looking for a new challenge, we’re welcoming all dog lovers and their canine chums to take part in the Muddy Dog Challenge and raise sponsorship to help the dogs and cats at Battersea. This is the UK’s first obstacle course where animal lovers can take part in 2.5km and 5km runs with their pets. You can enter in a team, as a duo or if your pet prefers to remain paw-fectly groomed you can take on the challenge alone.
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Cost & Pricing:
|Individual Cost||3+ Person Team Cost||Until|
|£27.50||£22.50||March 1st, 2015|
|£30||£25||May 1st, 2015|
Dog entry is £8.50. Dogs must be at least one year old. Only one dog per handler permitted
What You Get / What's Included:
- Bandana for dogs
This is the UK’s first obstacle course where animal lovers can take part in 2.5km and 5km runs with their pets.
There is no time limit to take part and the race isn’t timed.
If you are capable of running 2 - 3km without stopping, then you are fit enough to take part in the challenge.
There is a 2.5km and a 5km option, so please choose the distance that suits you, and if registering with a dog, one that suits your dog too.
Dogs must be sociable with other dogs and humans.
The course and obstacles are specially designed to allow two and four-legged friends to run together.
If you have registered to run with a dog either as an individual or as part of team, we will organise you into waves of up to 30 people and up to 12 dogs. Dogs may be separated into waves according to their breed.
There will be around 8 obstacles on the course suitable for all levels and abilities.
One or two will be wet or will have mud so be prepared to have fun.
We reserve the right to reduce or alter the event course to accommodate any unexpected complications on the day that may have an impact on Battersea Dogs & Cats Home staff, participants, volunteers and spectators.
There will be water stations on the course for dogs and their owners.
First aid and veterinary support will be available on the day.
There will be first aid cover for humans and a vet for dogs at the start and finish area.
In the case of emergencies, Battersea Dogs & Cats Home staff will have details of the nearest hospital and veterinary surgery.
Spot prizes on the day
Spectators are free
Friends and family are welcome to cheer you on at the venue and take part in the fun activities and competitions on offer at the event village but they must stick to designated spectator areas.
No parking available.
All participants are encouraged to come by public transport.
Nearest station: Herne Hill.
No post-race party
The minimum age is 18 years for people and 1 year for dogs.
Trail running shoes are ideal, but if you don’t mind sliding around a little, an old pair of trainers will also suffice.
A change of clothes for the journey home and a plastic bag for your dirty kit is advisable.
As there will be limited storage on site please bring only small essential items or better still leave them with a friendwho has come to support you.
Your dog must be kept on lead at all times and will need to have a collar with a clearly identifiable tag.
We ask that every adult participant raises a minimum of £100 in sponsorship which will go towards helping our dogs and cats.
You will receive lots of fundraising advice and support to help you reach your goal: the more sponsorship you raise, the more animals will benefit.
Race packs will be given out on event day.
You will receive a detailed final email approximately 2 weeks prior to the race with instructions on how to register on the day.
There will be no entries on the day. There will be a small area for changing, within a tent along with a small kit storage area.
Please leave bulky items with a friend or come with limited possessions.
There will be toilets but no shower facilities.
You will be able to buy hot and cold drinks and food so bring some cash in case you’d like to buy snacks.
There will be some dog activities for familiesand spectators.
Team entry options available
When you register please select the ‘Create a Team’ option if you are setting up a team or the ‘Join a Team’ option if you have been invited to join an existing team.
Coupons / Discount Codes:
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