News Articles

February 17, 2016

This afternoon Race Marshal Doug Grilliot stated that a dog on Sébastien Dos Santos Borges team has expired. Sébastien is...

February 16, 2016

At 3:07am this morning at the Takhini Hot Springs finish line Tagish resident Ed Hopkins completed his eighth Yukon Quest, taking...

February 15, 2016

The 2016 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has its champion. Tok, Alaska’s Hugh Neff came across the Whitehorse finish line at 2:...

February 15, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will be moving the finish line from its current location, downtown Whitehorse, to the Takhini Hot Springs, located at 10 km/ Mile 6 ...

February 14, 2016

Hugh Neff got his Valentine’s Day off to a great start by being the first musher into Carmacks this morning at 1:30am, a full hour...

February 14, 2016

Yukon Quest musher Tony Angelo (bib #13) from Fairbanks, AK, has been involuntarily withdrawn from the race at the Dawson City checkpoint. This decision has been made by the Race Marshal to ensure the best interest of the driver and his dogs, as referenced in rule...

February 13, 2016

Another early start to the day as more mushers completed their 36-hour Dawson layover and departed for Pelly Crossing in the wee hours of the morning. Yuka Honda, Seth Barnes, Mike Ellis,...

February 13, 2016

Below are the two winning stories from the Yukon Quest (Short) Story Writing Competition held by the Yukon Literacy Coalition and Yukon Quest.

February 13, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race action started early today in Dawson as Brent Sass finished his 36-hour layover and headed for Pelly Crossing at 12:21AM. He and his...

February 12, 2016

Early this morning, veteran musher Hank DeBruin (bib #10) from Haliburton, Ontario scratched from the race in Eagle. His decision was made for the morale and health of his team.

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