Love of mushing was in the air as the 2017 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race crowned its Champion and first two runners-up this Valentine’s day in Fairbanks.
Frontrunner and Two Rivers local Matt Hall and his 10-dog team were welcomed in by friends and family as they made their way into the checkpoint at 16:29pm. Hall’s first checkpoint of...
From this position, it’s impossible to know both the reason for Brent scratching & the overwhelming, exhausting heft attending that decision. It is always our nature as fans of the race to theorize, devise explanations & impose our feelings upon the events that unfold on trail. The truth...
This morning at 3:50am veteran musher Hank DeBruin (bib #17) from Haliburton, Ontario scratched from the race in Eagle, Alaska....
All eyes were on the close race from Circle City to Central at the start of the day.
This evening at 7:02pm veteran musher Brent Sass (bib #14) from Eureka, Alaska scratched from the race in Central, Alaska.
The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has a new leader and the game is very much afoot as Day 8 came to a close.
Half of the remaining mushers of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race took to the trail today on their quest to Eagle after their mandatory 36-hour stay in Dawson City.
Leaving Dawson is a foggy, strange feeling. You’ve been sleeping in a bed, ordering food off a menu at restaurants, letting your handlers take care of your dogs, and now it’s time to head over to the campground and pack up for…550 MORE MILES??? Really?
This afternoon at 12:27pm veteran musher Yuka Honda (bib #2) from Whitehorse, Yukon scratched from the race in Dawson City. Her decision was made for the well-being of the dogs.