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February 15, 2018

The extra rest Alex Buetow gave his dogs in Braeburn proved to be a wise choice. Despite leaving Braeburn four hours after him, the rookie Alaskan caught up to and passed Luc Tweddell just three miles from the finish line to take eighth place. His scorching burn in from Braeburn took just over...

February 15, 2018

A section of trail outside of Braeburn has been re-routed, based on reports from mushers who travelled through it.

This section of trail was approximately eight miles outside of Braeburn which appeared to be getting worse due to the warmer temperatures. The trail has been re-routed 500 to...

February 15, 2018

This morning at 3:30am, rookie musher Claudia Wickert (bib #3) from Whitehorse, Yukon scratched from the race in Braeburn.

Wickert attempted to travel to Whitehorse this morning, but turned around to scratch in Braeburn citing issues with her leaders as the reason for her decision.

February 15, 2018

Half the pack is now in, with the fifth, sixth, and seventh place mushers crossing the finish line today, and the remaining seven expected over the course of the day tomorrow.

February 14, 2018

Laura Neese - Nature's Kennel

Musher Laura Neese already knows who her Valentine will be on Feb. 14th: his name is Winkle.

February 13, 2018

The 35th running of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has its champion.

February 13, 2018

This morning, veteran musher Paige Drobny (bib #10) from Ester, Alaska scratched from the race in Carmacks.

Drobny attempted to travel to Braeburn yesterday, but turned around this morning to scratch in Carmacks citing her desire to keep her team happy and healthy as the reason for her...

February 13, 2018

Things could get interesting. It’s a longshot, but Matt Hall is going make efforts to put the heat on current leader Allen Moore, and just back of them it’s starting to look like all bets are off. Here’s how it went down.

February 11, 2018

With temperatures hovering around the -30°C mark, winter looks to be loosening its gelid grip on the 2018 Yukon Quest little by little. And after the Antarctic conditions these mushers and their teams have been subjected to on the trail thus far, anything warmer than -40 feels downright balmy as...

February 11, 2018

This afternoon, rookie musher Severin Cathry (bib #20) from Andermatt, Switzerland scratched from the race in Dawson City, Yukon.

Cathry said he made the decision due to his team not possessing the stamina and endurance needed to continue, which he attributed to the poor training...

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