An Alaskan to Manage the 2012 Yukon Quest

Mushers, News, Pictures, Yukon Quest, Yukon Quest No Comments »

The 2012 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has found a new Race Manager in the name of long-time Yukon Quest supporter, Josh Horst. Read the rest of this entry »

Mushers suspect kennel cough on the trail

Iditarod, Mushers, News No Comments »

A perennial threat to win the Iditarod says half his team is suffering “kennel cough” and eating poorly. Read the rest of this entry »

Owens, DeNure scratch in Rainy Pass

Iditarod, Mushers, News No Comments »

Two mushers scratched this morning in Rainy Pass. Read the rest of this entry »

Yukon Quest champion Dallas Seavey on Iditarod 2011

Iditarod, Mushers, News No Comments »

Yukon Quest champion Dallas Seavey’s idea of a great sled dog is one who loves to race, making supreme athleticism on the toughest trails look easy. Read the rest of this entry »

Yukon 300 is a growing contest in mushing world

News, Other sled dogs races, Yukon Quest No Comments »

Only in its 11th year, the Yukon Quest 300 is still a baby in comparison to the 28-year-old 1,000-mile race. But after looking at the field, it seems to be growing up. Read the rest of this entry »

Visit DogBreedStore.com where we have thousands of products for hundreds of breeds.

Planes take Yukon Quest mushers supplies to remote Eagle

News, Yukon Quest No Comments »

When a plane lands in Eagle to drop off supplies, it doesn’t stay on the ground for long. Tuesday afternoon, it only took a minute to unload 1,200 pounds of Yukon Quest drop bags from a Piper Cheftain fuselage. Read the rest of this entry »

20 mushers running Kuskokwim 300

Kuskokwim 300 No Comments »

Twenty mushers are ready to leave Bethel Friday night, heading up the frozen Kuskokwim River to Aniak and back in the Kuskokwim 300. Read the rest of this entry »

With Yukon Quest coming up, Central roadhouse reopens in nick of time

News, Yukon Quest No Comments »

A well-known roadhouse in the Steese Highway community of Central reopened its doors last Friday, providing a traditional checkpoint for the upcoming Yukon Quest dog sled race. Read the rest of this entry »

Yukon Quest Receives Boost From Renewing Sponsors

News, Yukon Quest No Comments »

The Yukon Quest is getting a boost from new and renewing sponsors. The international sled dog race has financially struggled like many non-profit organizations in recent years, but Alaska side Executive Director Marty Steury says there’s been some good news as of late. Read the rest of this entry »

Visit DogBreedStore.com where we have thousands of products for hundreds of breeds.

With Yukon Quest coming up, Central roadhouse reopens in nick of time

News, Yukon Quest No Comments »

A well-known roadhouse in the Steese Highway community of Central reopened its doors last Friday, providing a traditional checkpoint for the upcoming Yukon Quest dog sled race. Read the rest of this entry »

Karen Austen’s 2009 Yukon Quest poster puts you in the mushers shoes

Mushers, News, Sled dogs race, Yukon Quest No Comments »
A soft steady crunching of snow, pink and orange rays of sunlight looming ahead through the trees, little puffs of breath rising from each dog as they keep the pace gliding the sled along the trail. A feeling of quiet serenity as the cold mist hangs in the woods around you. Read the rest of this entry »

Yukon Quest rookies get dose of advice and reality from veterans

News, Yukon Quest No Comments »
There are almost four months before the start of the 2011 Yukon Quest, and barely a trace of snow has fallen this winter, but none of that kept a crowd of almost two dozen eager mushers from gathering in Pioneer Park’s Blue Room on Friday morning. Read the rest of this entry »

Hans Gatt headlines latest additions to 2011 Yukon Quest

Mushers, News, Other sled dogs races, Yukon Quest No Comments »
As four-time Yukon Quest champion Lance Mackey gave this year’s race rookies a handful of tips for the training season, another four-time champion was quietly setting up a sales stand. Read the rest of this entry »

Shaffer tapped as 2011 Yukon Quest race manager

Mushers, News, Yukon Quest No Comments »
The Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race announced members of the 2011 Yukon Quest team on Wednesday, with Greg Shaffer joining as the race manager and Dr. Alan Hallman as race veterinarian. Read the rest of this entry »

QUEST ENTRIES for 2011

Mushers, News, Yukon Quest No Comments »
QUEST ENTRIES for 2011

1. Brent Sass, Fairbanks Read the rest of this entry »

Sixteen mushers ready to tackle 2011 Yukon Quest

Mushers, News, Yukon Quest No Comments »
Hans Gatt will not repeat as Yukon Quest champion. Neither will Lance Mackey add to his tally of four Yukon Quest victories.

Both men have entered the International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race in Wyoming and will not be participating in the 2011 Yukon Quest, the 1,000-mile sled dog race from Whitehorse, Yukon to Fairbanks. Together, the two men account for eight of the last nine Yukon Quest victories. Read the rest of this entry »

The first day of Yukon Quest signups is Aug. 7

Mushers, News, Yukon Quest No Comments »
Mushers who are hankering to compete in the 2011 Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race can sign up beginning Saturday, Aug. 7 in Fairbanks or Whitehorse, Yukon. Read the rest of this entry »

Iditarod champ Mackey looks to other mushing circuits in 2011

Mushers, News, Yukon Quest No Comments »
Defending Iditarod champion Lance Mackey, who also has won the Yukon Quest four times, plans to bypass both long-distance sled dog races next year and focus on the Lower 48 mushing circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Fort Yukon musher Josh Cadzow a Yukon Quest rising star

News, Sled dogs, Yukon Quest, Yukon Quest No Comments »

Josh Cadzow is continually under a spotlight as one of the Yukon Quest’s rising stars. And he’s trying not to mind it. Read the rest of this entry »

Mackey says he’s had enough back-to-back races

Mushers, News, Yukon Quest No Comments »
Three-time Iditarod champ and four-time Yukon Quest winner Lance Mackey says this is the last year he’ll compete in both races in the same year. Read the rest of this entry »
WP Theme & Icons by N.Design Studio
Entries RSS Comments RSS Log in