Tell us about your dogs, particularly some stories or facts about dogs running the 2022 race with you
I have entered the race to see beautiful country, test my dogs and qualify for the Yukon Quest
How did you get started running dogs?
I have always run dogs. I grew up running dogs with my family.
What do you love most about running sled dogs?
I love to watch the enjoyment each dog has while they are running. It is also amazing to develop and train pups to become amazing athletes.
Are you a member of any other organizations involved in sled dog sports?
Fort St. James Sled Dog Association
Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
I have entered the race to see beautiful country, test my dogs and qualify for the Yukon Quest.
How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?
My dogs are named after a theme. Each litter has a common theme, such as lakes, outlaws, boots.
What music do you listen to on the trail?
I don’t listen to any music on the trail, it is just another item I would have to remember.
Tell us about your favourite experience with a volunteer on the trail
Running the Yellowknife 150 and I stopped to have a beer with a group of volunteers. It was a beautiful sunny March day.
List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
Year: 2018, 2016; Race: Caledonia Classic; Finish Position: 3rd, 2nd
Year: 2019, 2010; Race: Percy Jr.; Finish Position: 1st, 4th
Year: 2015, 2016, 2019; Race: Underdog; Finish Position: 1st, 3rd, 6th
Year: 2016; Race: Hudson Bay Quest; Finish Position: Red Lantern
Year: 2014; Race: Percy; Finish Position: Red Lantern