Spirit of the North Winter Warrior Sled Dog Races

The North Star Dog Club hosted multiple sled-dog races in the first ever “Spirit of the North” Winter Warrior sled dog race held Feb. 16–17 on the grounds of Camp Ripley.“Mushers and teams came from all over the state to take part in 10-, 25- and 40-mile races around the Camp Ripley Training Area,” said Camp Ripley spokesperson Maj. John Donovan.“This two day event is new to the variety of activities conducted on Camp Ripley,” said Col. Scott. St. Sauver, post commander for Camp Ripley. “It’s exciting to watch the racers and teams test their skills in this challenging sport.”Read more here: http://brainerddispatch.com/lifestyle/2013-03-05/winter-warrior-sled-dog-race

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