Photo credit: Robinson Racing Kennel Emily Robinson Wins the 2024 Junior Iditarod When we spoke to Emily Robinson earlier this year on our Mushing podcast we asked her if she was prepared to defend her title as the reigning Junior Iditarod champ. “I want to focus on my dogs and just have the best race […]
Canadian Anny Malo drives her dog team across the finish line as she earns a come-from-behind victory on the final day of the Fur Rondy Open World Championship sled dog race, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2024. (Bill Roth / ADN) Anny Malo Wins the 2024 Fur Rondy It was a great time to be a dog […]
Tips for Watching the Start of the Iditarod Sled Dog Race The Race Begins – Tips for Watching DO NOT bring your dog(s)! There are two starts for Iditarod; Downtown Anchorage for the Ceremonial Race Start on March 2nd @ 10 am and, Race Re-Start Sunday, March 3rd @ 2 pm on Willow Lake. Parking […]
Junior Iditarod Interviews Join host Michele Forto as she interviews participants in the 2024 Junior Iditarod in Knik, Alaska, right before the start of the race. The Junior Iditarod is held each February and is open to junior mushers 14 to 17. The race is approximately 150 miles and unassisted into the Alaskan wilderness. The […]
Brenda Mackey Originally aired: November 2017 Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes dog musher, Brenda Mackey to Mushing Radio. Mackey comes from a family of dog mushers and is one of the top breeders in the sport today. Listen as we discuss growing up mushing, racing in the big races and much more. Find […]
AddieAnn and Thale Randall Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes junior mushers AddieAnn and Thale Randall to Mushing Radio. Find us on the web at Dog Works Radio Find us on Twitter at @robertforto @coldfootfilms and @dogworksradio Please visit our sponsor, Alaska Dog Works to learn about their service dog training program.
Points Unknown with Linda Newman Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes the owner of Points Unknown, Linda Newman, to talk about her business, her dogs, and much more on this episode of Mushing. Check out one of the most UNIQUE lodging experiences in the Midwest!Points Unknown – Dog Sled | Paddle | Hike | […]
Iditarod Ceremonial Start Info Join host Michele Forto as she talks about the upcoming ceremonial start of the Iditarod on our brand new podcast, The Burled Arch, which will be the nightly podcast about the race.
The Iditarod Though the Decades: 1980s A limited series about the Iditarod Through the Decades, hosted by Alex Stein. In this episode: 1980s Summary The conversation explores the Iditarod race in the 1980s, a decade marked by optimism, the rise of the yuppies, and the growth of the race. It also highlights the dominance of […]
2024 Junior Iditarod The Junior Iditarod Sled Dog Race, or Jr. Iditarod, is a 148- to 158-mile (222 km) sled dog race for mushers between the ages of 14 through 17, which is patterned after the 1,150-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race that is said to be 1,049 miles (1,688.2 km). The race is held outside […]