Founder, Group Leader & Chairwoman
In 2017, with her German Shepherd Woody, Pippa set up ETTR with the goal of creating an all inclusive sociable running group. Many miles later Woody retired happy with his vast collection of medals. Pippa has completed a Level 5 diploma in canine behaviour with the ISCP and in her spare time works with dogs with behaviour issues. She is experienced in training her dogs in rally obedience, agility and hoopers. Pippa has completed courses in: canine aggression, anxiety, scentwork, massage, the Canine Touch and various courses with the IMDT, Fenzi Dog Sports Academy, School of Canine Science and Canine Principles. She is a qualified canine hydrotherapist and dog groomer. There is no doubt that dogs are Pippa's first love. Pippa continues to run the club with another of her dogs a speedy spaniel who loves nothing more than running with his canine friends.
Run Leader and Treasurer
Co-Founder and former dog trainer Sam supported Pippa in the set-up of ETTR. For years Sam and her beautiful dog Zara would run with best friends Pippa and Woody. On one of those runs ETTR was created. Sam has incredible commitment to the club particularly supporting new members and she brings a wealth of dog handling experience.
Run Leader and Secretary
Josanne and her beautiful pointers are founding members of ETTR. This team of three run with unrelenting determination. When she is the run leader you finish her runs feeling like you have really achieved something. Josanne brings with her many years of running and professional dog handling experience. She is also our qualified canine first aider.
Run Leader and Vice Chair
Facing the trails head on is Allison and her beautiful cockerpoo Jasper. As run leader she takes us on some of the most adventurous and picturesque runs. She stays calm and confident in every situation and is always offering to help the club in anyway she can. Allison is a valued member of ETTR. Running straight through every muddy puddle they see, Allison and Jasper are a fearless duo on the trails.