Press Release

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…

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…

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…

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…

New Website

Kearney Dog Sled Races New Website

Just in time for a new year we have a new Website! Launched December 31st 2014           The Kearney Dog Sled committee along with partnership funding from our local Regional Tourism Organization, Explorers Edge worked with a local web designer to bring a new online experience to visitors for the 2015…

Barking Up the Right Tree

21st annual Kearney Dog Sled Races Feb 7 & 8th 2015         Kearney, Ontario, December 18, 2014   – As many as 75 dog sled teams will compete in and around Kearney at the 21st Anniversary Dog Sled Races on Saturday February 7th and Sunday February 8th in Ontario’s biggest annual dog sled…