DogFit Podcast

Tune into our podcast especially for Canicrossers. In each episode we are joined by a special guest (or two). We hear from professionals, regular canicrossers and also dog and human experts in their field. It's real people with real stories that we love to share with you.
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Episode 7: Nutrition and the active Canicross dog

We are often asked about the right nutrition for canicross dogs. After all, our dogs are the priority and we want to make sure we are providing the best for them, especially when are upping their activity and distances.

So who better to ask than our friends at Skinners. They have over 50 years of experience of fuelling active dogs, so understand the energy requirements and nutritional support that dogs need. In this episode we chat with Zoe Russell their Nutrition Officer.


Episode 6: 2021 Motivation, Running Form & Canicross Goals

It's a new year, and for many of us that also means a new fitness goal. 

Whatever your goal, there’s no doubt that we can all improve as runners...and much of that starts from the way we run, not just how far and how fast! In this episode of Talk Canicross, we chat to experienced Running Coach and Canicross Instructor Michelle Mortimer.


Episode 5: From abandoned pup to Canicross dog: Sean Laidlaw and Barrie...the story that became a viral news sensation

Heartwarming and inspirational, grab a coffee and have a listen.

Sean Laidlaw was working as a bomb disposal expert in Syria when he discovered an abandoned puppy hidden amongst the rubble. This was just the beginning of what was to turn out to be a life-affirming moment for both of them. Such a heartwarming and inspirational story to hear.


Episode 4: Canicross miles, MS and mental health
 

Take a moment to listen as we talk about MS, mental health and canicross with Cat Everard. 

Just inspirational and heartwarming to hear how canicross has helped in a difficult journey. DogFit Trainer and experienced Canicrosser, Cat Everard, talks opening and candidly about her personal battle with mental health and recent diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis (MS).


Episode 3: Oh Behave!

Join us as we chat with Dog Trainer and Behaviourist, Clare Grierson.

We talk through getting the best from our dogs whilst out Canicrossing. How to keep your dog focussed and challenges that some of us come across when starting out. Claire explains how to work with your dog so you both get the best out of our sport.


 

Episode 2: From beginner to international Canicross medalist - Georgie Lambert

Ever wondered what it's like to compete at top level Canicross?

In this episode we're joined by Georgie Lambert, British, European and World Championship Canicross competitor.

** British Silver Medalist *** European Bronze Medalist *** Ranked 10th in the World 2020

Georgie talks about her amazing journey from a DogFit intro session to competing at top level with her rescue dog Benson. Sharing hints and tips as well as hopes for the future with her new Eurohound, Queen Bee. A truly inspiring story of teamwork and fun times!


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Episode 1: Questions, Questions, Fun & Fears

Answers to all those questions you've wanted to ask!

In our first episode, where better to start than at the very beginning! We are joined by two newbies to the sport, Carolyne Cross and Kelly Satchell. Fabulous to hear from them both and help answer their questions, as well as hearing their first hand experiences.

If you’ve heard about Canicross and want to know more, listen in for all those FAQs that run through your head, before you’ve even put a harness on your dog.



Introduction: Welcome to Talk Canicross