Tag Archives: Robert Forto

Mushing Radio presents Lisbet Norris

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Lisbet Norris to Mushing Radio. Norris of Willow, Alaska is signed up to race in the 2014 Iditarod as a rookie. On this episode we talk about racing with Siberian Huskies, mushing in Europe, feeding sled dogs and growing up in a mushing family. Visit Lisbet’s website Photo credit: Iditarod.com Listen now: Online ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Karen Cline

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes musher Karen Cline to Mushing Radio. Cline, of Valdez Alaska talks about being a recreational musher in what has become the snow capital of North America. The past two winters the small town on Prince William Sound and home of the big oil spill in 1989, has seen record breaking snow fall of ... Read More »

Dog Works Radio presents Scott MacConachie

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Ohio canine trainer, Scott MacConachie to Dog Works Radio. On this episode we will speak to our guest about training philosophies, his training center, K9 Ponderosa and more. We talk about about trick training, the importance of exercising your dog, kids and dogs, and what’s next in the world of dog ownership. Visit ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Monica Zappa

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes musher Monica Zappa to Mushing Radio. Zappa, a musher training to run her first Iditarod in 2014 speaks about running the race as a rookie, fund raising, commercial fishing, raising puppies and what she is doing to prepare herself for “The Last Great Race” that is quickly approaching. Visit Monica’s website Listen now: ... Read More »

The Sibe Vibe presents filmmaker Daniel Anker

Join host, Dorothy Wills-Raftery as she welcomes filmmaker, Daniel Anker to The Sibe Vibe. Anker is the writer and director of the documentary film, Icebound which tells the story of the 1925 serum run where a dog sled relay brought life saving diphtheria anti-toxin to the people in a far-off, inaccessible land in Nome, Alaska. Here is the trailer to Icebound Icebound Trailer ... Read More »

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 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 »