It's that time of year again to follow one of the greatest Open Class races in the World, the 2017 GCI Open North American Sled Dog Championships in Fairbanks, AK. Racing starts on Friday, March 17th and finishes on Sunday, March 19th. Racing starts at 1pm (AK) on all three days. UNOFFICIAL RESULTS Day 1 [...]
A wonderful article titled "Born to Run: Sprint sled-dog racing is fast and furry-ous" with Lilly Stewart, a sprint musher from Ipswich, Massachusetts was published this week in Sports Illustrated. Some of our mushing friends Ken Davis of Saginaw, MN and Amy Cooper of Holmen, WI are also mentioned in the article. Such great publicity [...]
Deb, the dogs, and I are headed out tomorrow morning for the first sled race of the season tomorrow morning in Kalkaska, MI. It's the second longest running sled dog race in the lower 48 behind Laconia, NY. I am driving three teams, 8 dog, 6 dog, and 4 dog. The teams have been training hard [...]
written by Anna Beltrame & Tone Coughlin A Fully Loaded Jeep and a Wonderful Race Weekend in Wisconsin! With the sled strapped to the roof, kibble in the cab, and beef, bags, and booties bunched in behind the buckets seats, we were almost set to go. The only thing missing in the tightly packed Jeep [...]
More details to come, but here is a video from the start line!