Torsten Kohnert

47 year old Yukon Quest veteran

My Sponsors:
Royal Canin, Snotroll Sleddog Adventures, TPK - Service, Peggy K AB, family, The Remnant Room (Delta JCT)

Nationality: Swedish
Current Residence: Sweden
Occupation(s): Self employed carpenter, Tour Guide, Musher
Kennel Name: Snotroll Huskies
Name Origination: It just came up.
Kennel Bloodlines: King, Mackay, R Dalh
Breeds: Alaskan Husky
# of Dogs in Kennel: 60


Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?
24

How did you get started running dogs?
I have always been interested in the outdoors and animals.

What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Experiencing nature and the companionship with my dog team as well as the silence of the trail.

Are you a member of any other organizations involved in sled dog sports?
TRDMA

Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
The Yukon Quest is the highlight of the year. I hope to finish with healthy happy dogs.

What music do you listen to on the trail?
A lot of Country and Classic Rock.

How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
Usually our kids pick the names to any kind of theme.

List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2017 - Yukon Quest - 6th; 2016 - Yukon Quest- 6th; 2016 - Copper Basin - 11th; 2015 - Yukon Quest - 8th; 2014 - Yukon Quest - 6th

Past Yukon Quest Race Results

Year Position Time
2018 - Scatched
2017 6 10d 22h 12m
2016 6 10d 0h 41m
2015 8 11d 5h 3m
2014 6 11d 6h 1m