Whats on, When & Where

The 13th FitPaws World Agility Open will take place from 14th – 18th May 2025.

Detailed timetables for the 2025 FitPaws WAO will appear on the website after the closing date.


National Hippic Centre (KNHS) in Ermelo, The Netherlands.
KNHS-centrum Ermelo
De Beek 125, 3852 PL
Postbus 3040, 3850 CA

Ermelo (Err-mee-lo) is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of Gelderland in the Veluwe area, with a population of over 26,000.

There are many campsites in the forests surrounding Ermelo which are popular places to stay for mainly Dutch and German tourists. Cycling through the forests and heaths is a popular activity, especially during the summer. The nearby Veluwemeer allows for recreation on the water or beach. The town center is home to various bars and restaurants and a tourist information centre. Ermelo hosts various music festivals, such as the Fête de la Musique, Multipop and the International Boogie Woogie Festival.


The 2025 FitPaws World Agility Open Championships will be held on 14th – 18th May. The Opening Ceremony will take place on 14th May with a Team Managers meeting held at 6pm on Tuesday 13th May. Please see the timetable below for more information.