Mission, Vision, and Core Values

Mission

To organize and promote a 1,000 mile international sled dog race for qualified long distance mushers; accomplished through a partnership between Yukon and Alaska with the help of volunteers, sponsors and fan support.

Core Values

Yukon Quest International’s decision-making, actions and behaviours are guided by the following core values

  • Focus on the mushers and their dogs
  • Financial responsibility
  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Transparency

Vision

Over the next 5 years Yukon Quest International will focus its growth on the areas of

  • Financial sustainability
  • Mushers and Dogs
  • Public Awareness
  • Organizational Effectiveness