John Schandelmeier shares his experience as a rookie on the trail. This is John's 17th year running in the Yukon Quest!
Start: The race starts between Cushman and Lacey Street on 2nd Avenue, between Soapy Smith's and Gold Rush Jewelery. The teams will travel down 2nd until they hit Wendell Street Bridge, where they will then go onto the river.
The start of the 2014 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will be moved off of the Chena River in downtown Fairbanks to 2nd Avenue.
Today Yukon Quest Race Marshal Doug Grilliot announced that the 2014 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will be re-routed between Eagle, Alaska and Dawson City, Yukon.
The warming trend over the last ten days has obviously had an impact on the trail conditions throughout Alaska and the Yukon. Most of us need only look to our back yard to see this. Consequently, our trail teams on both sides of the border have remained in the field for an extended time. I...
The Yukon Quest and The Yukon Literacy Coalition are really excited to bring A (Short) Story Contest back for a second year! It was such a success last year that we’ve decided to do it all over again, this time with a few adjustments.
The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race launched their new website Tuesday evening.
The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race welcomes back Suitcase Media as their Official Visual Content Team for the 2014 Yukon Quest supplying videos and photos for the website and social media channels.
Whitehorse Motors and Ford Canada, Western Division will power the 2014 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Dog Sled Race as a major sponsor.
The automotive partners will provide rental vehicles for the Race Team and Race Officials to travel between checkpoints on the trail, making sure...
The Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2014 was announced yesterday, and the Yukon Quest was named in the “Event” category. Here is...