News Articles

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...

May 14, 2013

Location: Alpine Lodge - 4920 Dale Road Fairbanks, AK 99709
Time: Thursday May 16th, 6:00 PM

Become a member of Yukon Quest to vote for our next board of directors! As a member, choosing the people who will direct the organization on our journey...

April 16, 2013

Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 7 P.M.
Whitehorse Public Library, Meeting Room

April 05, 2013

The 2013 Yukon Quest was one of the most successful races in recent years, and with media stories spanning at least seven countries, it received the coverage to match.

April 04, 2013

As part of the Yukon Quest’s 30th anniversary, Northwestel pledged $1,000 to the Yukon charity of the winner’s choice. Quest winner Allen Moore chose to donate this prize to Kaushee’s Place women’s shelter. The Alaskan musher offered the $1,000 prize to the shelter after winning the 1,000 mile...

April 02, 2013

The Board of Directors for the Yukon Quest International, Ltd. (YQIL) seeks applicants to serve on its Board of Directors.* Four board members will be elected on May 16, 2013 to serve two-year terms.

March 27, 2013

After two stints and a total of eight years as Executive Director of the Yukon Quest – Alaska, Marti Steury is ready for a change.

Steury is stepping down from her role with the organization, saying it’s time to inject new energy into the race and share what she calls a wonderful and...

March 15, 2013

Call the Fairbanks office at 907-452-7954 for more info.


March 06, 2013

The 2013 Junior Yukon Quest has been canceled due to lack of participants.

Ashley Guernsey had to withdrawal from the 2013 Junior Yukon Quest due to a knee injury, bringing the total of mushers signed-up down to one.

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