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February 11, 2016

The dog yard is filling up in Dawson on the sixth day of the Yukon Quest, as six mushers arrived at the Shaw Direct Checkpoint.

February 10, 2016

11:59pm

Day five of the 2016 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race is in the books, with the top five mushers reaching the halfway mark of their race— and a well-earned 36-hour rest— in Dawson City, while...

February 09, 2016

As of Tuesday evening all teams in the 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race left Circle, making their way to Eagle and, eventually, over the Canadian border to Dawson City.

February 08, 2016

The blistering pace continued for the top five in the 1,000-mile race and a Champion was announced in the 300 as the third day of the 33rd running of the Yukon Quest draws to a close.

February 08, 2016

This afternoon the Yukon Quest received notification that Bib #10, Hank DeBruin requested assistance due to an unforeseen issue with one of his sled dogs. The dog was transported from ...

February 08, 2016

Yesterday evening at 5:25pm, rookie musher J. Jay Levy (bib #16) from Durham, North Carolina scratched from the race at Mile 101. Her decision was made for the well-being of her team.

February 07, 2016

Broncos & Jaguars couldn’t hold a candle to sled dogs this Sunday as the second day of the Yukon Quest played out under beautiful bluebird skies. “We don’t care about the game,” said one checkpoint volunteer, “we only care about the race!”

February 07, 2016

Two Rivers - 01:00

February 05, 2016

The 2016 YQ300 will feature one of the largest fields in years, starting in Fairbanks with a total of 23 mushers hitting the trail.

February 04, 2016

The draw determining the starting order of the 33rd Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race got off to a boisterous start Thursday night at the Westmark Hotel in downtown...

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