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November 30, 2016

Life is full of fun facts and as we get closer to the race, we thought we'd ask some questions to the 2017 1,000-Mile and YQ300 mushers! We'll be posting some of their answers to Facebook once or twice a week. We have asked each musher five...

November 29, 2016

For the first time in five years, there will be a new face at the helm when mushers hit the start line of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race.

November 24, 2016

Life on the trail of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race just got a whole lot easier for the logistics team, thanks to Manitoulin Transport.

November 10, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race invites media to become accredited for the 2017 Yukon Quest which will run from Whitehorse to Fairbanks in February 2017.

November 07, 2016

Preparations for the 2017 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Dog Sled Race are shifting into high gear, thanks to the support of Whitehorse Motors.

November 01, 2016

Participants of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race always look forward to their stay in Dawson City, and that unique northern hospitality will continue in 2017, thanks in part to Northern Vision Development (NVD).

September 01, 2016

Fans of the 2017 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race won't miss a minute of the action at the start line, thanks to CKRW 96.1 The Rush.

August 08, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has 17 mushers on the roster after the first day of sign-ups for the 2017 race. Entries are taken until January 6th.

August 03, 2016

The Boards of Directors for the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race committed to a minimum purse of $120,000 USD for the 2017 race.

A total of $125,000 was awarded to the top 10 finishers in the 2016 Yukon Quest due to the $115,000 purse and an additional $10,000 raised...

July 15, 2016

We welcome all qualifying mushers to the 34th annual Yukon Quest!

The 2017 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race Rules and Entry Packages now available, as are the YQ300...

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