The Board of Directors for the Yukon Quest International, Ltd. (YQIL) seeks applicants to serve on its Board of Directors.* Four board members will be elected on May 16, 2013 to serve two-year terms.
After two stints and a total of eight years as Executive Director of the Yukon Quest – Alaska, Marti Steury is ready for a change.
Steury is stepping down from her role with the organization, saying it’s time to inject new energy into the race and share what she calls a wonderful and...
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The 2013 Junior Yukon Quest has been canceled due to lack of participants.
Ashley Guernsey had to withdrawal from the 2013 Junior Yukon Quest due to a knee injury, bringing the total of mushers signed-up down to one.
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THE RACE IS ON !!! The Junior Yukon Quest committee met yesterday and is moving forward with the race.
We are extending the sign-ups, one more time, until Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 6pm. We are trying to increase the field of junior mushers so we are also lowering the age requirements...
The 2013 Yukon Quest officially wrapped up Saturday with the Finish & Awards Banquet, held at the Carlson Center in Fairbanks.
Mushers, handlers, officials, volunteers and fans gathered to recognize and thank everyone associated with the 30th running of the race. Dinner, live...
Today at 1:00 pm PST veteran musher Kelley Griffin of Wasilla, Alaska scratched from the race. Her decision was for the well being of her dogs.
This morning at 8:40 am Race Officials accepted a scratch from bib #6, Lance Mackey. Mackey stated a small team and the well-being of the dogs as the reason.
Yukon Quest Race Marshall Doug Grilliot announced that the mandatory layover at Dawson would be extended by four hours, from 36 hours to 40 hours.
Key race personnel, including veterinarians and officials, are required to be in place at all checkpoints in advance of mushers. The next...
This evening at 6:00 pm Race Officials accepted a scratch form from #22 Ed Abrahamson.
He made the decision at the Carmacks checkpoint.