Laura Allaway

37 year old Yukon Quest rookie

My Sponsors:
Trail Braker Kennel; Jenna Grabowski

Nationality: American
Current Residence: Alaska
Occupation(s): Tour Guide / Kennel Manager
Kennel Name:
Name Origination:
Kennel Bloodlines:
Breeds: Alaskan Husky, Jack Russell
# of Dogs in Kennel:


Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?
10

Tell us about your dogs?
Most of the dogs on my team will be from Trail Breaker Kennel. However a few of my own pack will be training up and hopefully be making the team as well.

How did you get started running dogs?
I have worked with dogs for 20 years now. I got my start as a tour guide up at Chena Hot Springs Resort.

What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Getting to take them on all of these new adventures

Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
I entered the Yukon Quest 1000 mile race for the personal challenge, and for my dogs to get to experience another 1000 miles. My number 1 goal is to finish with happy, healthy dogs without getting more frost nip on my fingers and toes.

What music do you listen to on the trail?
Good Music

How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
Like most kennels there is usually some sort of theme

List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2018 YQ300 - 6th, 2018 Two Rivers 200 - 10th, 2015 Iditarod - 46th, 2015 Copper Basin 300 - 20th, 2014 YQ300 - 8th