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Great Global Greyhound Walk

The Great Global Greyhound Walk is an annual dog-walking event that brings together greyhounds, lurchers, other sighthounds and their owners to raise awareness of the breeds and show the public just what wonderful pets they make.

Become a part of the Great Global Greyhound Walk family, join in the fun and help us beat previous years totals whilst promoting greyhounds and all their sighthound cousins.

All the info you need can be found on this site but, for all the latest news, come and join us in our Facebook group.

The 2015 ‘Great British Greyhound Walk’ (or GBGW) was a record-breaking, global event!  We saw more sighthounds than ever, both in the UK and all around the world, joining in.  So, now that we are a worldwide, sighthound loving community, we felt it was only right that we had a new name. … Welcome to the GGGW!

2016 walk registrations are now open

Legend is ready to go, are you? February 1st is upon us and that can only mean 1 thing, walk registrations are OPEN.  Whether you are a rehoming kennel, a walking group or an individual, you can be a part of this year’s day of celebration of our fantastic breed and their sighthound cousins. The […]

Welcome to the Great Global Greyhound Walk

In 2010 the Great British Greyhound Walk changed from an idea, thought of on a greyhound walk, into a real event. There was a total of 24 walks in the UK and 1624 greyhounds participated. The GBGW Founder, Janet Peacock, was both happy and surprised at the attendance numbers. Since then, in its 5th year, […]

We have a new Boss

We have a New BOSS After starting GBGW in 2010 and being the BOSS since then, I think the time has come for me to vacate the BOSS‘s chair and make way for a new chief. A totally loyal and devoted supporter of GBGW as both an organiser and an apprentice project manager I’m more […]

Great British Greyhound Walk 2016

Plans are starting for the 2016 Great British Greyhound Walk which will be held on Sunday 19th June.  Keep an eye on our Facebook page for lots of ‘interesting’ developments!

YES! 2015 is a record breaking year!

With near perfect weather and more walks registered than ever before we have a record number of sighthounds walking – even before all the results are in! Check out the League Table and don’t forget to complete out participant and organiser surveys to help 2016 even better Watch out for a gallery of pictures being […]

Countdown to GGGW 2016