Covering the West Pennine Moors and Wigan area, I offer a range of courses in canicross, from the complete beginner, to the more advanced social trail runs. I am a DogFit qualified canicross instructor, and my passion lies in helping people discover the joy of running with their dogs.
I have always run lead-free with my older dog Bella, but since getting a younger rescue dog I have been introduced to the benefits of canicross running in particular, as it’s the perfect way to exercise her safely, without fear of her chasing all the sheep and deer they have on the moors here, as well as helping her utilise all that energy! It has also proved a fantastic way for us to bond quickly, and she especially enjoys parkrunning with me.
Upcoming social runs
Social runs have now finished for the summer, as it’s too hot for the dogs at the moment, but Sunday socials resume in September. They are great fun, and are always at a very easy pace, exploring a different route each week. The dogs love being somewhere different, and their owners seem to enjoy it too!
Visit my booking website to book onto upcoming social runs.
Couch to 5k and canicross taster sessions
I operate my Couch to 5k canicross courses on demand, so please make an enquiry using the below form to register an interest and have your name added to the waiting list.
If canicross is completely new to you, please complete the form below to enquire about booking onto a taster session, and I will be in touch by email to arrange a suitable date, time and location. Taster sessions are 1:1 and normally last around 45 minutes to an hour, and cost £15. Kit hire is included. You can also hire kit on my social runs for an additional £10 (subject to availability – pre-booking essential).