Category Archives: the races

Is it post race or pre race?

With the Northern Lights 300 just finished and Iditarod right around the corner, not to mention Iditarod drop bags due, it is hard to tell around here right now! But let me try and get y’all up to date.   … Continue reading

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Ready, Vet, Action…

Well if you have been following us on Facebook, you know I (Jodi) am down in Willow with 14 of the Dew Claw dogs preparing to run the Northern Lights 300 Sled Dog Race.  Here is what’s happened so far-

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Drum-roll Please~

Well it has been a wonderful winter, with a lot of time and effort spent working toward our goal of the 2015 Iditarod. One of the hardest pre-race tasks I faced was trying to decide which of our awesome dogs … Continue reading

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A post about numbers or drop bags…

…depending on how you look at it.  Lately my head has been swimming in numbers. Which usually leaves me thinking, “why didn’t I work harder to study math when I was in school?”  Really to all the young mushers out … Continue reading

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Making & Remaking Plans

Well my friends, by now you have heard the exciting news that the 2015 Iditarod will be starting in Fairbanks. Just in case you haven’t seen the offical press release with information about the new route and checkpoints you can … Continue reading

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Northern Lights post race wrap-up

Returned to Fairbanks after a very fun trip down to run the Northern Lights 300, and was greeted by the coldest cold snap of the winter so far! -35F, oh yeah! So basically I have been feeding dogs and woodstoves since … Continue reading

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