News Articles

October 01, 2013

It’s less than four months from the start of the 31st Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race, and we’re celebrating the countdown with some exciting fall events.

August 12, 2013

Some big news for one lucky Yukon Quest fan!

The winning ticket in the 2013 Yukon Cash Raffle was drawn yesterday afternoon at MacBride Museum in Whitehorse. Congratulations to Wade Kaye, who won $10,000!

Museum Technician Stephanie Webb did the draw honours, in front of the Yukon...

August 02, 2013

There will be a lot of familiar faces behind the scenes of the 2014 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race. The 2014 Race Team includes three returning members. Doug Grilliot will once...

July 26, 2013

2014 Yukon Quest Will Have Minimum Purse of $115,000 The Boards of Directors for the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race committed to a minimum purse of $115,000 USD for the 2014

July 12, 2013

The Yukon Winter is too cold for you? Discover the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race this summer! Meet mushers, volunteers, veterinarians and sled dogs and hear about the epic Yukon Quest

July 10, 2013

Rubber Duckies aren’t the only thing floating down the Chena River during Golden Days. The Yukon Quest Dawg Gone Canoe Race Fun-raiser is back in time for Golden Days. Following Saturday’s Rubber Ducky Race, the Dawg Gone Canoe Race starts at 5pm at Graehl Landing (by ProMusic).

June 28, 2013

New Summer Raffle for lots of $$$ in the Yukon!   Yukon Quest summer raffle is upon us with

June 28, 2013

Hail, Hail all Mushers!

June 03, 2013

The Alaska Board of Directors for the Yukon Quest International, Ltd (YQIL) is seeking an Executive Director to join our team.

May 17, 2013

The Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race chose its Yukon and Alaska board of directors for the 2014 race, and both boards will have a much different look.

Elections were held at Annual General Membership Meetings Thursday in Whitehorse and Fairbanks, respectively. Four new board...