Dog/Owner Duathlon The First of Its Kind

9 Sep, 2013

Sept. 14 Event Invites Canines and Human Friends to “Unleash Your Inner Alpha”

Dog and Owner Racing ImageThought to be the first of its kind, a Dog Dualthlon will be held in New Brighton, MN, on Sept. 14. The www.exploreminnestoa.com website stated: 

A duathlon, an emerging form of multisport event, includes two sports, sometimes in more than two segments. This event will incorporate a 400M swim and a 5K run/walk.

The event will be held in Long Lake Regional Park, New Brighton, MN.

Information is available at 612-282-1894 or michelleugurlu@yahoo.com.

Dogs will need proof of vaccines. Each dog/human partner will receive a full packet of goods, race lifejacket for the dog and finisher T-shirt for the human.

This event raises money for BART - Basic Animal Rescue Training, a non-profit organization that trains first responders how to address animals in emergency situations.

More information is available at the event website


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