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February 09, 2016

As of Tuesday evening all teams in the 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race left Circle, making their way to Eagle and, eventually, over the Canadian border to Dawson City.

February 08, 2016

The blistering pace continued for the top five in the 1,000-mile race and a Champion was announced in the 300 as the third day of the 33rd running of the Yukon Quest draws to a close.

February 08, 2016

This afternoon the Yukon Quest received notification that Bib #10, Hank DeBruin requested assistance due to an unforeseen issue with one of his sled dogs. The dog was transported from ...

February 08, 2016

Yesterday evening at 5:25pm, rookie musher J. Jay Levy (bib #16) from Durham, North Carolina scratched from the race at Mile 101. Her decision was made for the well-being of her team.

February 07, 2016

Broncos & Jaguars couldn’t hold a candle to sled dogs this Sunday as the second day of the Yukon Quest played out under beautiful bluebird skies. “We don’t care about the game,” said one checkpoint volunteer, “we only care about the race!”

February 07, 2016

Two Rivers - 01:00

February 05, 2016

The 2016 YQ300 will feature one of the largest fields in years, starting in Fairbanks with a total of 23 mushers hitting the trail.

February 04, 2016

The draw determining the starting order of the 33rd Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race got off to a boisterous start Thursday night at the Westmark Hotel in downtown...

February 04, 2016

With only days before the start of the 33rd Yukon Quest I find myself thinking back on a common question I was asked last year around this time: “What is it about mushing that you find so engrossing?” I thought this a fair question since...

February 02, 2016

Due to jumble ice sections between Circle and the turnaround point which is around 40-miles upriver, the YQ300 has been re-routed.

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