44 year old Yukon Quest veteran
Marmot, Woody Note (www.loghouse-fan.com), Iwate University, Bema Electronics Inc., all my friends and family!
Current Residence: Yukon
Kennel Name: Ginga Express Kennel
Name Origination: Keizo Funatsu and I named it after Kenji Miyazawa's popular book "Ginga Tetsudo no Yoru."
Kennel Bloodlines: Grant Beck, Aliy Zirkle, and my own
Breeds: Alaskan Husky
# of Dogs in Kennel: 29
Musher Question & Answer
How many years have you been running dogs?
Tell us about your dogs?
My dogs are really smart and beautiful. They are my family.
How did you get started running dogs?
Crazy Musher Grant Beck taught me how to do it in 1998.
What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
Hugh Neff asked me to do it.
How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
Mostly my nephew Nozoya (6yrs old) named them.
List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2016 - Yukon Quest - 9th, 2015 - Iditarod - 55th, 2014 - YQ300
Past Yukon Quest Race Results
|2016||9||10d 15h 43m|
|2012||15||12d 2h 28m|