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The 2019 MacGregor Point Dryland Sled Dog Derby has been canceled due to unsafe trail conditions.

The official ruling came from the IFSS (International Federation of Sleddog Sports) Race Marshal and the SSASO (Sleddog Sports Association of Southwestern Ontario) Race Committee.

In a November 8 media release, organizers say it was a tough decision to cancel this year's event, the decision was made because with the current conditions, bike and scooter teams could be at risk of injury.

Organizers with to thank sponsors and volunteers for all their hard work and next year's event is scheduled for November 7 and 8, 2020.