cross dogs presented by rescue project and ellenwood cx ranch

date tbd 2018

what is cross dogs?

Do you love the atmosphere of cyclocross races? Do you love dogs? Yes? Then it's need to be at Cross Dogs this year. Rescue Project is teaming up with Ellenwood CX Ranch to bring you and your pups additional fun in 2018. 

Cross Dogs is a chance for CX racers and human spectators to race fur fun on a shortened CX-style course with your dog. All dogs must be leashed and bikes are not allowed. There will be several different categories and 100% profits from the event will go to support Lifeline Animal Project - Atlanta's no-kill animal animal shelters in Fulton and DeKalb counties. 

categories, prices, and prizes

Junior (puppies < 1 yo): $15 (prizes to top 3) - 1 mile course (~2 laps)

Sport (male and female 1-5 years old): $15 (prizes to top 3) - 3 mile course (~6 laps)

Masters (male and female 6-8 years old): $15 (prizes to top 3) - 2 mile course (~4 laps)

Grand Masters (male and female 9+ years old): $15 (prizes to top 3) - 1/2 mile course (1 lap)

Clydesdale (male and female 80+ lb): $15 (prizes to top 3)  - 1 mile course (~2 laps)

Tiny (male and female < 15 lb): $15 (prizes to top 3) - 1/2 mile course (1 lap)

course and start times

The course is TBD but will be approximately 1/2 mile per lap. It will be an abbreviated version of an existing CX race course at Ellenwood CX Ranch including some barriers and other typical CX terrain and features. 

All categories will start at XX:XX pm and will be staggered by 2 minute intervals. 

Podiums with prizes will take place 15 minutes following the last finishing time. 


Humans must wear the race number pinned to the left side. All humans must sign a waiver for themselves and their dogs in order to receive a race number. Dogs must be on a 6 foot leash at all times for safety. Waist leashes are allowed in all classes. Joring harnesses are only permitted in the Sport class. No bikes are permitted in any category of the CROSS DOGS event. 


4693 Bouldercrest Rd. Ellenwood, Georgia