Category Archives: the races

Decisions, decisions….

“Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.” Sophocles And that is why we are taking every opportunity and all the time we need to decide who will eventually be on the race team I travel to Nome with this year. Recently my … Continue reading

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Q&A with 3rd Graders

Well it is that time of year again, where we take on a large and scary task. Yup time for me to answer student’s questions. Anyone who has worked with kids know they have no problems asking the tough questions, … Continue reading

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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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