Chase Tingle

35 year old Yukon Quest rookie

My Sponsors:
Connie & Terry Eddy, Paws for Adventure, Mainstreet GIS LLC, Mountain Ridge Sled Dog Equipment, Boundary Fur Sewing

Nationality: American
Current Residence: Two Rivers, Alaska
Occupation(s): Guide, Dog Musher
Kennel Name: Tukaway Sled Dog Kennel
Name Origination: Named after my first Husky named Tuk. She took me down all the wrong paths we could take, but ended up right where we wanted to be!
Kennel Bloodlines: Currier/Hendricks
Breeds: Alaskan Husky
# of Dogs in Kennel: 22

Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?

Tell us about your dogs?
I raised every dog on my team from day one. They have grown as a team through many Yukon Quest 300's. Now it's time to try the 1000! I couldn't be more proud of this team!

How did you get started running dogs?
Guiding sled dog trips where I grew up in New Hampshire

What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Watching them grow and mature as we travel through beautiful places.

Are you a member of any other organizations involved in sled dog sports?
Two Rivers Dog Mushing Association

Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
Ever since I was little, the land the Yukon Quest travels though has amazed me. I can't wait to travel this trail with my dogs! My goal is to finish!

What music do you listen to on the trail?
Dog paws on the trail, Willie Nelson and Christmas Music

How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
The core of my team are named after different kind of jeeps! I pick fun themes that are important to me!

List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2018 - Yukon Quest 300 - 4th, 2018- Two Rivers 200 - 8th