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October 09, 2014

Join us for the Rookie Workshop in Fairbanks on October 11th

September 02, 2014

Yukon $10,000 Raffle

1st prize of $10,000: Paul Makarewich
2nd prize of $3,000: Ian Elliott
3rd prize of $1,000: Rosemary Castanier

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August 03, 2014

Sign Up Day for the 2015 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race was a huge success, with 21 mushers confirming their intention to run.

Whitehorse resident Rob Cooke was the first to hand in his paperwork, followed by two-time champion Allen Moore of Two Rivers, Alaska.

July 30, 2014

Mushers in the 2015 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will be competing for a purse of more than $127,000.

The Boards of Directors committed to a guaranteed purse of $115,000, plus the remaining $12,110 from the 2014 race, creating a total purse award of $127,110. That...

July 08, 2014

Mushers in the 2015 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race may be changing their strategies due to new rules involving mandatory stops.

July 04, 2014

Try your luck and buy a (or several!) Yukon Quest raffle tickets. Just think, you could be the lucky winner of one of three cash prizes on September 2nd!

First prize: $10,000
Second prize: $3,000
Third prize: $1,000

Tickets are $20 each or buy 3 for $50! Only 2500...

June 20, 2014

Due to predicted flooding on the Chena River through the weekend, the 2014 Yukon Quest Dawg Gone Canoe Race is postponed.

The race is being moved from its originally scheduled date of Sunday, June 22, to Sunday, July 13. It will start at 5 pm on July 13 at Graehl Landing (by ProMusic).

May 27, 2014

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race recently held its Yukon and Alaska AGMs, in Whitehorse and Fairbanks, respectively.

In Whitehorse, Michael Peterson was elected as the new President of the Yukon board.

April 10, 2014

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race is seeking applicants for both Alaska and Yukon Boards of Directors.

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