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.
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!”
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The 2016 YQ300 will feature one of the largest fields in years, starting in Fairbanks with a total of 23 mushers hitting the trail.
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...
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...
Due to jumble ice sections between Circle and the turnaround point which is around 40-miles upriver, the YQ300 has been re-routed.
Fans of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will once again have the chance to meet the mushers running in 2016, thanks to the support of Fred Meyer and Inukshuk Professional Dog Food.
Due to jumble ice on the Chena River, the 2016 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will see a shift in the start line location to ensure the safety of the dogs, mushers and public.
Shaw Direct is pleased to join the Yukon Quest as the Official Dawson City Checkpoint Sponsor during the 2016 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race.