Competing Sleddog Info

CATEGORIES AND DISTANCES PER HEAT:

Canicross elite women (DCW) – 4.5 km

Canicross elite men (DCM) – 4.5 km

Canicross veteran women (DCWV) – 4.5 km

Canicross veteran men (DCMV) – 4.5 km

Canicross junior women (DCWJ) – 3.3 km

Canicross junior men (DCMJ) – 3.3 km

Bikejoring elite women (DBW) – 7.5 km

Bikejoring elite men (DBM) – 7.5 km

Bikejoring veteran women (DBWV) – 7.5 km

Bikejoring veteran men (DBMV) – 7.5 km

Bikejoring junior women (DBWJ) – 5.7 km

Bikejoring junior men (DBMJ) – 5.7 km

1-Dog scooter women (DSW1) – 4.5 km

1-Dog scooter man (DSM1) – 4.5 km

1-Dog scooter junior (DS1J) – 4.5 km 

2-Dog scooter (DS2) – 5.7 km

4-Dog rig (DR4) – 5.7 km 

4-Dog rig junior (DR4J) – 5.7 km 

6-Dog rig (DR6) – 7.5 km 

8-Dog rig (DR8) – 7.5 km 

RELAY (DR): Canicross, DS1, DB – 3.3 km + 4.5 km + 5.7 km 

 

Every class will have two heats with interval start. Anyhow depending on the total number of participants 30 seconds starting interval or dual start may be used. 

For Canicross classes mass start may be used. 

World Champion titles shall be awarded to the best (fastest) teams of each rated class of the World Championships providing at least five competitors from three countries are represented in Elite and Veteran classes and at least three competitors from two countries are represented in Junior classes. 

RNB-teams will be awarded World Champion titles in all the classes except Canicross if minimum five competitors from three countries are represented in Elite and Veteran classes and at least three competitors from two countries are represented in Junior classes. 

If a class doesn’t have enough participants for World Champion title it will be cancelled. 

 

NOMINATIONS: 

The IFSS invites gold medal winners at the 2015 IFSS Dryland World Championship, the top three medalists of the Global 2016/2017 World Cup and the winners of the Continental 2016/2017 World Cup to participate in the 2017 IFSS Dryland World Championship as pre-selected participants in their respective classes.

Each National Voting Member in good standing with IFSS (all dues paid) is entitled to nominate three (3) open + three (3) RNB teams in each class (only three teams in Canicross) in addition to its pre-selected participants. 

Each Provisional Member in good standing with IFSS (all dues paid) is entitled to nominate one (1) open + one (1) RNB team in each class (only one team in Canicross) in addition to its pre-selected participants. 

All selected competitors must hold a valid DID number.

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