The first-ever Canicross race in the region is BACK!
HK9 Canicross is approximately 7KM Run for competitors who are competing and a 7KM hike for people who want to hike and enjoy the great outdoors.
Date: 10th December 2022.
Distance: Approximately 7KM
Location: Hatta Wadi Hub
Required time: from 30 Min to 2 Hrs depending on speed.
Terrain: Mountain, Gravel, and Puddle of Water
K9 Breeds: All breeds are welcome as long as their behavior is not aggressive towards other dogs and people.
Vaccinations: up-to-date vaccinations required.
K9 Age: over one year old to compete.
It will be held within the beautiful UAE mountain range, trails will be relatively easy. There will be some inclines and declines at some points and small rocks / stones and running through puddles of water. No bouldering!
The competition will have 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Winners will win trophies and other goodies.
The day will include a Basecamp where dogs and like-minded people can socialize and there will be shops and vendors to walk around.
Hatta is located in the east side of the Emirates within Dubai and is approximately 90 mins drive from DXB Airport. The route is easy to navigate and has beautiful scenic views of the Sharjah desert and the Hatta mountains as you cruise the winding roads