47 YEAR OLD YUKON QUEST Veteran
Nationality:
American
Occupation(s):
Musher
Kennel Name:
Team Tsuga Siberians
Kennel Name Origination:
Tsuga canadensis is Latin for the Hemlock tree. Our kennel started in a hemlock grove.
Kennel Bloodlines:
Tsuga Siberians
Breeds:
Siberian Huskies
# of Dogs in Kennel:
36
Sponsors:
Friends + Family, Chena Vet Clinic

Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?
24
How did you get started running dogs?

Scooping poop.

What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
I have a problem.
How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?

Mostly song names

What music do you listen to on the trail?
Share a quick story about one of your indispensable Handlers

My wife is totally indispensable.

Tell us about your favourite experience with a volunteer on the trail
Grateful for them all.
List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2016 Yukon Quest- 10th; 2015 Yukon Quest- 10th; 2011 Yukon Quest- 8th; 2010 Yukon Quest- 13th; 2008 Yukon Quest- 11th