Dog Sled Racing

Awards and Prizes for 2020

Our 2020 Purse and Trophies Breakdown! With the level of support and team work that the race committee has been able to establish this year, each individual race purse has been able to see a significant increase. We would like to give racers the opportunity to see what our top teams will be winning this…

2020 Races Purse and Schedule

New Purse and Schedule for the 2020 Kearney Dog Sled Races With the changes to the KDSR races this year, comes new purse breakdowns as well. We are excited to be able to offer exceptional support to our mushers who take the time to join us on race weekend. We race for the joy and…

No Stage Race, but NEW Sprint Class for 2020!

The Greg Alexanian Memorial 2 Dog Sled Race! Introducing a new and exciting sportsmen class and tribute to a great friend of the committee       Not everyone is talented or skilled enough on skis to be able to participate in that 2 dog sanctioned class. We are initiating this class where Kick Sleds…

Dr. Ron Moore – The Story of Our Vet

Dr. Ron Moore – The Story of Our Vet Kearney Dog Sled Races has a vet on site at all times during race weekend. It ensures that all the dogs are monitored throughout the race from the morning dog drops on Saturday to driving home at the end of the weekend. Our Kearney Dog Sled…

Dog Sled Rides for KDSR’s 25th Year

This year, the Kearney Dog Sled Races will have mini-tour rides provided by Chocpaw Expeditions. Chocpaw has been a part of our local community providing tours into Canada’s Algonquin Provincial Park and other locations in Northern Ontario for over 40 years

How the Dogs Prepare for Race Day

How the Dogs Prepare for Race Day A Behind the Scenes Look at How Our Sprint Teams Prepare for the Start Line Sled Dogs that are born and raised in mushing homes are generally lean, mean, pulling machines down to their core. That being said, to prepare for a race and have the dogs at…

2017 Race Results

Welcome to the 2017 Kearney Dog Sled Races race results page. This year the Kearney Dog Sled Races was held on February 4th and 5th, 2017. We would like to thank all the visitors, media, mushers, volunteers, organizers, sponsors and committee members, with out each of you the 23rd annual Kearney Dog Sled Races wouldn’t…

2019 Race Results

Welcome to the 2019 Kearney Dog Sled Races race results page.  As individual race results are available they will be published live here. Book mark this page for easy reference. We would like to thank all the visitors, media, mushers, volunteers, organizers, sponsors and committee members, with out each of you the 25th annual Kearney…

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…