Tag Archives: Lance Mackey

Mushing Radio presents Sabe Flores

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes musician and musher, Sabe Flores to Mushing Radio. It is hard to describe Sabe Flores’s style. Picture a classically trained cellist gone wild. Sabe has broken from the traditions and lets her voice fly with her original songs  which consist of a rocking cello and vocals. Sabe is a 3rd generation Fairbanks, Alaskan ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Tuuluuwak Sled Dogs

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Steven Laviolette from Tuuluuwak Sled Dogs on Mushing Radio. Steven talks about his fifth generation mushing family that has been working with sled dogs since the late 1800s. We talk about the Lance Mackey event coming to Tuuluuwak in March, Steven’s 16 year old daughter’s dream to race in the the Iditarod and Yukon ... Read More »

Iditarod 41: Day 6 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as they bring you day 6 coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we talk about leased teams, sled dog positions and how the race is shaping up as the mushers head toward the Yukon River. Our featured musher this evening is Jamaican musher, Newton Marshall. Photo credit: Alaska ... Read More »

Iditarod 41: Day 3 Coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we bring you day 3 coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we air an interview that Alex conducted with rookie musher, Cindy Abbott just days before the start of the race. What an inspiration this lady is. When she completes the Iditarod she will be the first ... Read More »

Iditarod 41: Preview Show

Join host Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we begin our daily coverage of Iditarod 41 on Mushing Radio. On this episode we preview Iditarod 41. We speak about the trail, the mushers, the dogs and what happens at the ceremonial start in Anchorage. Like Dog Works Radio on Facebook Follow Alex Stein on Twitter Follow Robert Forto on Twitter ... Read More »

Iditarod 2013: Musher Listing

Start order for 2013 Iditarod No. Musher, Hometown 1. Jan Newton, Honorary 2. Martin Buser, Big Lake 3. Scott Janssen, Anchorage 4. Jodi Bailey, Chatanika 5. Lance Mackey, Fairbanks 6. Ken Anderson, Fairbanks 7. Michelle Phillips, Tagish, Yukon, Canada 8. Newton Marshall, St. Ann, Jamaica 9. Kelley Griffin, Wasilla 10. Peter Kaiser, Bethel 11. Paul Gebhardt, Kasilof 12. Jason Mackey, ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents the Top of the World 350 race

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes, 2012 Yukon Quest Champion, Hugh Neff to Mushing Radio. Neff discusses a brand new 350 mile mid-distance dog sledding race that will take place in late December, 2012 from Tok to Eagle, Alaska and back. The Top of the World 350 is unique in many ways, the first being its format. It is ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Albert Lewis

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes the author, Albert Lewis to Mushing Radio. Lewis is working on an upcoming book, Born to Run: Athletes of the Iditarod. Born to Run will showcase the dogs of the Iditraod. Lewis spoke about his travels to the various Iditraod kennels during the spring of 2012 to photograph some of the most amazing ... 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 presents DeeDee Jonrowe

  Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we welcome Iditarod veteran, DeeDee Jonrowe to Mushing Radio. DeeDee, a veteran of 30 Iditarods has ran the race since 1980. I can not think of a better ambassador to the sport of mushing that her. Her passion shows as she talks about the sport and how it has evolved since ... Read More »