Dog Sled Racing

2017 Race Results

Welcome to the 2017 Kearney Dog Sled Races race results page. This year the Kearney Dog Sled Races is a IFSS Sanctioned event held on Saturday February 4th and Sunday February 4th 2017. As individual race results are available they will be published live here. Book mark this page for easy reference. We would like…

Jim's story

Jim, the story of our Race Marshal

If you’ve been lucky enough to hear the words “Go Driver” echo throughout town at the Kearney Dog Sled race, then chances are you’ve heard Jim Cunningham. Jim is our ever-present Race Marshal. As Marshal, he announces the races and checks the dogs, the sleds and the entire course for safety. Cunningham says his primary…

Kearney Dog Sled Races

2016 Race Results

Welcome to the 2016 Kearney Dog Sled Races race results page.  This year the Kearney Dog Sled Races is a IFSS Sanctioned event held on Saturday February 13th and Sunday February 14th 2016.  As individual race results are available they will be published live here.  Book mark this page for easy reference. We would like…

Trail Conditions

2016 Trail conditions look great!

As of this weekend trail conditions for the 2016 Kearney Dog Sled Races look great!  Although this winter had a mild start with little snow we are presented with some cooler weather this weekend and a fair bit of snow fall.  On Friday Feb 5th 2016, a team of 15 snowmobiles went out and groomed…

10 dog stage race

Changes to the 10 Dog Stage Race Trail & Snow Conditions

The Committee has decided to shorten the 10 Dog Stage Race this year because of winter’s late arrival.  With the lack of snow this fall, we know many mushers will not have had the opportunity to spend much time on the trails with their teams.  Snow is not an issue any longer in and around Kearney though,…

IFSS

The Kearney Dog Sled Races have been IFSS Sanctioned!

IFSS Sanctioned Event Great News Dog Sledders!  In preparation for the 2017 World Championships coming to Haliburton, the Kearney Dog Sled Races has been sanctioned as a World Cup Event!  VP Anne McIntyre from the International Federation of Sleddog Sports (IFSS) has confirmed that all of the regularly held events at Kearney’s Races will be…

Saturday Race Results 2015

With a very successful first day of dog sled races behind us at the Kearney Dog Sled Races we’d like to take a moment to share Saturday’s Race Results with you:   10 Dog Stage Race Results   6 Dog Sprint Race Results   4 Dog Sprint Race Results   1 & 2 Dog Ski-Joring…

Walter Shirtless

Grohman

Grohman Still Going Strong   Walter Grohman is by far one of the most seasoned participants at the Kearney Dog Sled Races at the age of 80 years young! The only change that people would notice about Walter over the years is that he now wears a helmet when sledding his dogs. This is in…

Musher Registrations

Online Musher Registrations With the 2015 Kearney Dog Sled Race date approaching fast (Next weekend, Feb 7th & 8th), mushers and their teams are registering and paying online to ensure their spot in the bib draw.  This second from last week before race day has seen an influx of new and returning musher registrations.  Our…