53 YEAR OLD YUKON QUEST Veteran
Nationality:
Canadian
Occupation(s):
Dog Musher
Kennel Name:
Tagish Lake Kennel
Kennel Name Origination:
We live by Tagish Lake
Kennel Bloodlines:
Our own/Osmar
Breeds:
Alaskan Husky
# of Dogs in Kennel:
60
Sponsors:
Alaska Discovery RV Tours, Carstar Whitehorse, Raising Good, Spike & Lindy Fortier, more to come!

Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?
35
How did you get started running dogs?

Watching the 1984 Yukon Quest Finish.

What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Are you a member of any other organizations involved in sled dog sports?
10-Mile Organization Committee
Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
To get some young dogs to the Finish Line.
What music do you listen to on the trail?
Share a quick story about one of your indispensable Handlers

Our handler Josh trained most of the dogs. I'll be running them this year.

Tell us about your favourite experience with a volunteer on the trail
All the cooks out on the trail that go out of their way to feed us!
List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2017 - Yukon Quest - 5th; 2017 - Copper Basin - 8th; 2016 - Yukon Quest - 5th; 2015 - Yukon Quest - 3rd