How did you get started running dogs?
I have always been interested in the outdoors and the Nordic lifestyle, so it was a natural thing to get into mushing as well. From the time of my first run, I was hooked for good!
What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Are you a member of any other organizations involved in sled dog sports?
Two Rivers Dog Mushers Association
Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
The Yukon Quest is the highlight of the year. I am addicted to it! I will try to a better job than I did on the last one, we will see how far that can take us...
How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
I leave that to the family but we try to follow themes.
What music do you listen to on the trail?
Tell us about your favourite experience with a volunteer on the trail
Must be from 2017, when Fabian was the Race Marshal and he guided me and my team to our campsite in Dawson, since my handler crew was still sleeping!
List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2019 - Yukon Quest - 7th; 2019 Copper Basin 300 - 11th; 2017 - Yukon Quest - 6th; 2016 - Yukon Quest- 6th; 2016 - Copper Basin - 10th; 2015 - Yukon Quest - 8th; 2014 - Yukon Quest - 6th