Lori Tweddell
January 12, 2022
Dog mushing runs in Lori Tweddell’s blood. She was only 6-years old when she ran her first dogsledding race. Her father, Luc Tweddell, raises sled dogs, and today, Lori and her twin sister, Louve, are both raising and training teams of their own. The family lives in Mendenhall Landing, a small…
Louve
January 10, 2022
The Yukon Quest welcomes back Louve Tweddell from Echoes Kennel in Mendenhall, Yukon Territory to the 2022 race season! She and her team will be competing in the 100 mile race.   Louve was born in Quebec and moved to Yukon Territory when she was four years old. Her father Luc Tweddell has always…
Connor McMahon
December 31, 2021
Something “just clicked” for Connor MacMahon when he first stepped foot on a dog sled. “From my first 10 feet on a sled, I’ve been obsessed with [dog sledding] ever since,” says MacMahon. The southern Ontario native moved up to Yellowknife five years and got into working with sled dogs under the…