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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…

Winter Camping? No Problem!

Yurt Demonstration for the 2019 Race Weekend Snow doesn’t stop Curtis from camping; he embraces it! The Kearney Dog Sled Races are thrilled to have Outdoor Education Educator Curtis Moran & his daughter Kaitlyn join us at our Winter Family Fun area for some unique winter activities.  

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…

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…