Tag Archives: Alex Stein

Iditarod 41: Day 13 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as they bring you their final broadcast of the 2013 Iditarod coverage on Mushing Radio. As we always do on our last broadcast of our coverage of the Iditarod we tried to sum up many of the stories we talked about over the last two weeks. We talked about pizza, the miraculous story ... Read More »

Iditarod 41: Day 12 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as they bring you day 12 coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we re-cap the race after Mitch Seavey claimed victory last night at about 10:39pm AK time last night. Our featured musher is Cindy Gallea. Photo credit: Alaska Dispatch Listen now: Listen to internet radio with Dog ... Read More »

Iditarod 41: Day 11 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as the bring you day 11 coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we talk about the race to the finish, mandatory gear, an update on Mae the dog that got loose from Newton Marshall’s team and has now run over 100 miles towards home over mountain ranges, and ... Read More »

Iditarod 41: Day 10 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as they bring you day 10 coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we talk about food drops, withdraws vs. scratches, run/rest schedules and strategies, running up the cost and more! The featured musher is Nicolas Petit. Photo credit: Alaska Disptach Listen now: Listen to internet radio with Dog ... Read More »

Iditarod 41: Day 9 coverage

Join hosts Robert and Michele Forto and Alex Stein as we bring you day 9 coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we welcome Michele for the first time this year and she gives her perspective of the musher’s widow and the widows lamp. We also discuss Rule 36, otherwise known as the “competitiveness rule,”  the ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Lance Mackey

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we welcome 4-time Iditarod champion, Lance Mackey to Mushing Radio. On this episode Mackey shares his philosophy of training dogs to run some of the most grueling races on the planet, the Iditarod and the Yukon Quest. To him it is very simple: trust and faith and something he calls appetite and ... Read More »

Mushing Radio episode 19

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we talk about the world of mushing and dog powered sports on the only weekly radio show about mushing on FM in the United States. On today’s episode we talk about the Mushin’ Mortician winning a truck at the Iditarod raffle, breeding dogs, placing retired dogs and Alex’s wedding night in none ... Read More »

Mushing Radio Iditarod 40 wrap up show

It’s a wrap! Over the last two weeks hosts Robert Forto, Michele Forto and Alex Stein brought our fans and listeners a unique perspective into the 2012 Iditarod. Working with our radio partner, KVRF 89.5 FM in Palmer, Alaska we brought you a show every evening about the Last Great Race on Earth. While we are sad to see it come to a close, ... Read More »

Mushing Radio day 12 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we continue our nightly coverage of the 2012 Iditarod. This is day 12 of our coverage. I think I mis-spoke on the show saying it was day 11. Sorry about that. On this episode we speak about the fantastic father and son finish (Martin and Rohn Buser), how a rookie must qualify ... Read More »

Mushing Radio day 11 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we bring our continuing coverage of the 2012 Iditarod. While the winners may be in Nome, there is still plenty of mushing going on for the 40+ mushers still on the trail. On this episode we talk about the “interference rule” (31) as well as commentary on last night’s win by Dallas ... Read More »