Christine Roalofs

51 year old Yukon Quest rookie

My Sponsors:
Glenn's Wild Game Processing, Valdez Veterinary Services, LLC.,

Nationality: American
Current Residence: Anchorage, AK
Occupation(s): Pediatric Dentist
Kennel Name: Kinetic Kennel
Name Origination: The dogs are energy in motion.
Kennel Bloodlines: Buser, Seavy, Osmar
Breeds: Husky
# of Dogs in Kennel: 22

Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?

How did you get started running dogs?
Iditarod volunteer, then got the bug.

What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Being outdoors in the elements.

Are you a member of any other organizations involved in sled dog sports?
Board Member of Northern Lights 300

Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
My goals for the 2018 YQ are to show young dogs the trail and gain confidence and experience together.

What music do you listen to on the trail?
Country, 70's, some spiritual, and informational podcasts.

How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
If I buy dogs from other mushers, we give them a middle name. The few dogs born in the kennel are named after experiences or favorite people.

List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2015 Northern Lights 300 - 20something 2013 Iditarod - Red Lantern 2013 NL 300 - Top 20 2013 Copper Basin - Middle of the Pack

Past Yukon Quest Race Results

Year Position Time
2011 - Withdrawn