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Tips for SAFE Sled Dog Race Photography

How to Have a Fun Weekend of Photography while Keeping the Dogs Safe Photographing a sled dog race can be an exciting day for anyone! We would like to remind everyone who is out on our trails of how to get great shots while also keeping our mushers and their dogs safe. Even as a…

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…

Holiday Inn Huntsville – Pet Friendly

Holiday Inn Huntsville  The Kearney Dog Sled Races Committee has approached the Holiday Inn Express Suites, Huntsville for a preferred rate for competitors and spectators to our 2020 Race Weekend, February 7th , 8th and 9th . Please see below for the details: If you book your stay with the Holiday Inn Express Suites, Huntsville,…

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…

A Tribute to our Volunteers

WITHOUT YOU OUR RACE WOULD NOT BE POSSIBLE! We would like to take a moment to pay tribute to our volunteer team (Don’t worry, not like in the Hungry Games!) The race committee and all of our competitors wish to thank the massive team of people that volunteered for the 25th year of the Kearney…

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