Tag Archives: Sled dog racing

The Gypsy Musher: Late summer update

Join host, Yukon Quest and Iditarod musher, Hugh Neff as he brings you stories from the trail on the Gypsy Musher radio show, live from Laughing Eyes Kennel in Tok, Alaska. The Gypsy Musher show is part of the Dog Works Radio Network and can be heard any time at gypsymusher.com We talk puppies, school tours, European travel, living and ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Michelle Kennedy Hogan

Join host, Rober Forto as he welcomes musher and author, Michelle Kennedy Hogan to Mushing Radio hosted live at the Dog Works Radio Network in Willow, Alaska. On this episode we talk about living off the grid, preparing for the Yukon Quest, home-schooling and chasing mushing dreams. Visit Michelle Hogan’s website MushingMom.com Visit Crazy Eights Kennel’s Facebook Page Listen now: Check Out ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Rod Perry

Join hosts Robert and Michele Forto as the welcome author and one of the finishers of the first Iditarod race, Rod Perry to Mushing Radio. We will be talking about mushing history, the first Iditarod race, building sleds, and Rod’s books Trailbreakers Volume 1 and 2.  Here is a little about Rod: I first came to Alaska 51 years ago. ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Charley Bejna

Join host Robert Forto as we welcome Iditarod musher, Charley Bejna to Mushing Radio. On this episode we talk to Bejna about running the Iditarod as a rookie, having to scratch from the race, his dogs, preparing for the upcoming Iditarod and never giving up. Bejna a musher from Illinois is attempting is second Iditarod in 2014. He spends his ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Abbie West

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Abbie West to Mushing Radio. West of Two Rivers, Alaska is known by her nickname, Abbie Quest for a reason. She is intent on winning the Yukon Quest a 1,000 mile sled dog race that is run between Fairbanks, Alaska USA and Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada each February. Some will say it is ... Read More »

The Gypsy Musher: Kobuk 440

Join host Hugh Neff as he hosts The Gypsy Musher live in Meadow Lakes, Alaska. On this episode we speak to Pat Moon and Dave Scheer live from Meadow Lakes as Hugh and Pat prepare for the upcoming Kobuk 440 sled dog race. We also talk about the upcoming school tours that start at the end of April in Boston, ... 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 »

Iditarod 41: Day 4 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we bring you day 4 of our daily coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we start to talk about race strategy as the mushers start to take the 24-hour mandatory rests. We also talk about dehydration in sled dogs, scratching in the race and how each racer ... 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 »