Benefit for Cuse Pit Crew
Calling all dogs that love Highland Forest and CX!! For the first time ever, racers and spectators will get a chance to race their dogs (on-leash and sans bikes) in a just-for-fun Doggie Dash Race on an abbreviated version of the cyclocross course! Bring friends and family to watch this four-legged spectacle topping off our race schedule this year!
Check out this awesome video and inspiration for this race from Kruger’s Crossing Doggie Cross in Portland:
Masters (10 years+)
Lap Dogs (Less than 15lbs)
The Doggie Dash is open to any and all participants, whether you race cyclocross or not! While the Doggie Dash is free, we encourage participants to make a small (or large) donation to local non-profit Cuse Pit Crew. 100% of your suggested $10 donation will go to benefit all that they do! Cuse Pit Crew is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization on a mission to “Refuel the Human-Animal Connection” in the Syracuse area through community outreach and educational programming, while advocating for pit bulls and other misunderstood breeds.
All dog racers must sign a waiver and register their dog/owner team between 10:30AM and 12:45PM at the Cuse Pit Crew tent, where they will receive a dog race bib number. Staging starts at 1:30PM. STAGGERED START OF ALL DOG CATEGORIES AT 1:45PM SHARP!
The dog course will be about 0.5 miles long and will include barriers and other dog-friendly features. For the safety of the dogs and spectators, no bikes in this race and all dogs must be must be dog friendly, up-to-date on shots, and on-leash!