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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 Andrea Thalasinos

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes author, Andrea Thalasinos to Mushing Radio. Thalasinos is the author of the brand new novel, A Echo Through the Snow. It is an epic journey that crosses the path of two different worlds with mushing as a backdrop. It explores the life of the Chukchi people of Russian and their little dogs, the ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Joe Henderson Part 2

Join hosts Robert and Michele Forto as we welcome author and arctic explorer, Joe Henderson to Mushing Radio. In Part 2 of our interview with Henderson we speak about is recent book, Malamute Man and his upcoming book, The Malamute Chronicles. In his new book he plans to talk about some of the training of these magnificent animals as well ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Kelley Griffin

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Iditarod and Yukon Quest musher, Kelley Griffin to Mushing Radio. Griffin has been an Alaskan resident since she was four and has been running dogs since she was a teenager, starting like many of us do with a pack of pound puppies. “It took about ten years to get it right,”: says Griffin. ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Newton Marshall

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Iditarod musher Newton Marshall to Mushing Radio. Marshal, also known as the “Jamaican Musher” is an Iditarod veteran with a story like no other. He is the first musher to complete the grueling 1,049 mile iditarod from the Caribbean and did it in fine fashion in 2010 finishing a very respectable 47th. In ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Joe Henderson Part 1

Join hosts Robert and Michele Forto as we welcome Joe Henderson to Mushing Radio. Henderson is not your prototypical musher. He spends a 100 days of more out alone in the arctic without ever seeing another human being. This is mushing like it was two hundred years ago. No race sponsors and dogs bred for speed. No checkpoints and race ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Brent Sass

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes 2012 Iditarod Rookie of the Year Brent Sass to Mushing Radio. Sass of Eureka, Alaska is a veteran of many Yukon Quests and now has attempted and completed the Iditarod with a very respectable, 13th place, earning him Rookie of the Year honors. Attitude is everything… says Brent.  A guy with this type ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Karin Hendrickson

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Iditarod musher, Karin Hendrickson to Mushing Radio. Karin, of Willow, Alaska, finished the 2012 Iditarod in 36th place in 11 days 18 hours. Visit Karin’s website Blue on Black Kennels Photo Credit: Alaska Dispatch Listen Now: Listen to internet radio with Dog Works Radio Show on Blog Talk Radio   Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Mike Santos

Join host, Robert Forto as he welcomes Iditarod musher, Mike Santos to Mushing Radio. Mike of Cantwell, Alaska, finished 34th in the 2012 Iditaod coming into Nome in 11 days 14 hours. Visit Mike’s webpage: Wolfs Den Kennel.com Photo Credit: Alaska Dispatch Listen now: http://dogworksradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/mushing-santos.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Read More »

The Gypsy Musher Down Under

Join host Robert Forto and Hugh Neff as he calls in from Australia. Hugh is down under as a race marshal for a sprint race as well as having the chance to participate in one of the races down there. We also welcome Hugh’s friend, Trent to the show and he talks about mushing in Australia as well as some ... Read More »