Doggie Dash

Benefit for Cuse Pit Crew

For the 2nd 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 2k17 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:


Dog Categories

Open Male/Female
Clydesdale (55lbs+)
Masters (10 years+)
Lap Dogs (Less than 15lbs)


Registration & Schedule

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 1:45PM. STAGGERED START OF ALL DOG CATEGORIES AT 2:00PM 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!