Tag Archives: Yukon Quest

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 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 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 »

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 »

Mushing Radio presents Hank DeBruin

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Iditarod and Yukon Quest musher, Hank DeBruin to Mushing Radio. DeBruin lives in Ontario, Canada and races a pure-bred Siberian Husky team in long distance races like the Iditarod and the Yukon Quest and offers tours to guests who visit his kennel in the fall and winter. Having finished his rookie run in ... 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 »

The Gypsy Musher presents Spring School Tour Update

Join host, Yukon Quest champion Hugh Neff as he brings you the latest edition of the Gypsy Musher Radio Show from the road in Massachusetts. Hugh is in Massachusetts doing is spring school tour. He has made stops in Illinois, Wisconsin, Upstate New York and is now in New England. Dog Works Radio is brought to you by Alaska Dog ... Read More »

The Gypsy Musher with Hugh Neff

Join host Yukon Quest champion, Hugh Neff as he brigs his show on the road during his 2012 spring school tour. Hugh is calling in from Paris, Illinois on the first day of his school tour that will span the eastern portion of the United States with talks inn New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Illinois and Wisconsin. In ... Read More »

The Gypsy Musher: Spring Races with the Dawgs

Join host Hugh Neff as he welcomes 2012 Iditarod rookie of the year, Brent Sass to the show. Hugh and Brent talk about training on the legendary trails around Eureka, Alaska, made famous by the late, great Susan Butcher. The two also talk about the Manley Hot Springs, spring racing with the dawgs, Wild and Free Mushing and Brent’s dog, ... Read More »

Gypsy Musher: Iditarod and Beyond

Join Yukon Quest Champion, Hugh Neff as he hosts his first show since returning from the 2012 Iditarod. On this show, Hugh will tell some stories about the race and his plans for the off season which include a trip to Hawaii, Australia, and Germany to promote the sport of dog sledding and living your dreams. Be sure and check ... Read More »