23 year old Yukon Quest veteran
Alaska Icefield Expeditions, Bush Alaska Expeditions, Peter and Linda Pop, and Don and Sarah Murch
Current Residence: Eagle, AK
Occupation(s): Mushing Tour Guide
Kennel Name: Smokin' Ace Kennel
Name Origination: I enjoy playing poker.
Kennel Bloodlines: Kleedehn, Hayashida & Bartlett
Breeds: Alaskan Husky
# of Dogs in Kennel: 22
Musher Question & Answer
How many years have you been running dogs?
How did you get started running dogs?
Running a trap line
What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Being out with my dogs
Are you a member of any other organizations involved in sled dog sports?
Two Rivers Dog Mushers Association
Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
To follow my dreams and try and make up some time on the champions
What music do you listen to on the trail?
The beat of the dog
How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
Based on their personalities
List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2014 - Yukon Quest - 3rd, 2012 - Top of the World 350 - 9th, 2013 - Copper Basin 300 - 14th, 2013 - Two Rivers 200 - 2nd