April 05, 2013

The 2013 Yukon Quest was one of the most successful races in recent years, and with media stories spanning at least seven countries, it received the coverage to match.

April 04, 2013

As part of the Yukon Quest’s 30th anniversary, Northwestel pledged $1,000 to the Yukon charity of the winner’s choice. Quest winner Allen Moore chose to donate this prize to Kaushee’s Place women’s shelter. The Alaskan musher offered the $1,000 prize to the shelter after winning the 1,000 mile...

April 02, 2013

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.

March 27, 2013

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...

March 15, 2013

Call the Fairbanks office at 907-452-7954 for more info.


March 06, 2013

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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February 26, 2013

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...

February 16, 2013

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...

February 06, 2013

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.

February 06, 2013

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.