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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…

Sugardogs dogsled rides

Dog Sled Rides

Sugar Dogs Adventure Company is coming back to Kearney to offer Dog Sled Rides on Saturday February 4th from 11a.m. to 3p.m. This will give you a taste of what dog sledding is like. Ed Schmidt of Sugar Dogs Adventure Company will be arriving in Kearney Saturday morning with a couple of expert handlers and…

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…

Discovery’s Andrew Younghusband at the Kearney Dog Sled Races!

With hits like Daily Planet, Gold Rush and Highway thru Hell, Discovery is designed to bring compelling real-life programming that inspires and entertains Canadians!  Discovery reveals the world in all its wonder, diversity and amazement and offers a signature mix of adrenaline-charged stories, larger-than-life personalities and vivid imagery for viewers with curious minds. With the…

Dog Sled Rides

Dog Sled Rides

We are very excited, for the first time in a few years Dog Sled Rides will be available at the Kearney Dog Sled Races this weekend. On Saturday February 13th from 11a.m. to 3p.m. you can get a taste of dog sledding. Ed Schmidt of Sugar Dogs Adventure Company will be arriving in Kearney Saturday…

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…