Races

Chugiak hosts dryland races in the fall.
The first dryland event of the year in Alaska took place in Chugiak. Over 40 participants filled the parking lot early Saturday morning. Ten bikers took off at 1-minute intervals in the 1-dog...
Petit tries on sealskin mittens as Ambler residents give gifts for mushers, hand sewn by former Ambler resident Myra Yupikson.
A month after a wrong turn cost him his lead in the 2018 Iditarod, Nicolas Petit was back on top. The French-born Girdwood musher claimed a decisive victory in the Kobuk 440, the prestigious last...
Jeff Conn crosses the Chester Creek bridge on day 1 of the Fur Rondy.
Canadian musher Blayne “Buddy” Streeper sixth title in February’s Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship may trigger fresh whispers – and expectations. Can the Fort Nelson, British Columbia, sprint...
Buddy Streeper racing toward the finish line on day 2 of the Open North American.
Every person visits Alaska for a reason. Some travel to the Last Frontier in search of an adventure, while others hope to learn something new about themselves while observing the state’s unmatched...
Two-time Yukon Quest winner Allen Moore crests Eagle Summit during the 2018 Yukon Quest.
As I write these lines, the Yukon Quest and Iditarod both have long come to an end. The Iditarod has a new champion with Joar Leifseth Ulsom. The last time a musher not named Seavey won Iditarod was...
Joar Leifseth Ulsom leaves the checkpoint of White Mountain on his way to win the 2018 Iditarod.
The winter of 2017/2018 goes into the weather annals as one of the snowiest and stormiest years since early 1900s when weather data started being collected in northwestern Alaska. And it was the...
Petter Karlson of Sweden won the Finnmarkslopet with Norwegian Brigitte Naess finishing in second place and Dallas Seavey in third place.
The Finnmarksløpet open class 14-dog team class is the longest sled dog race in Norway and Europe. The Finnmarksløpet had its inaugural run in 1981 and in the last 20 years, only 10 to 30 teams...

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