Ike Underwood

37 year old Yukon Quest rookie

My Sponsors:
Family, Donolin Gold, Bill Eggimann, jane McClure, Elanaore Sanbei, Alaska Commercial Company - Aniak

Nationality: American
Current Residence: Aniak, AK
Occupation(s): Musher
Kennel Name: Underwood Kennel
Name Origination: Family name.
Kennel Bloodlines: Underwood
Breeds: Alaskan Husky
# of Dogs in Kennel: 40

Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?

Tell us about your dogs?
They are all 4 to 8 years of age and all veterans of the Kuskokwim 300.

How did you get started running dogs?
Decided to hook family dogs up one day and here I am.

What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Traveling in Alaskan wilderness.

Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
To compete and see parts of Alaska I have never seen before.

What music do you listen to on the trail?

How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
Chosen at random.

List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2016 and 2017 Kuskokwim 300