Category Archives: Dog Racing 2017

Someone Throw Us a Life Preserver – The Pas Day 2

We woke this morning to 32F and sunny skies; a musher’s nightmare.  As the morning went on the temp kept rising.  We didn’t learn from the day before and decided to visit McDonald’s again.  It was encouraging when we pulled … Continue reading

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Blizzard, Rain, No Snow – The Pas Day 1

In the past week, we’ve covered all the winter conditions that Mother Nature has in her arsenal.  As per usual, the Mushing Gods threw several wrenches into our winter plans and as per usual we bitched and made the best … Continue reading

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Throw Us A Bone

It’s been a busy two days so this will be a quick summary of the past two stages.  Pinedale is now somewhat blurry. It was in the low twenties and snowing.  The trail head was windy and blowing and everyone got … Continue reading

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We Need To Smudge This Place

Start burning the sage!! Lander was full of negative energy today and many of the teams suffered as a result.  I’ve already had enough so I’m not taking any chances.  I’m going to build a bonfire with sage and I’m … Continue reading

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The Recovery – Alpine Episode 3

I woke up on Sunday morning and I felt GREAT! It was amazing.  The Drigg’s trail must have scared the shit right out of me as I had no symptoms.  It was going to be an amazing day.  I was … Continue reading

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The Explosion in Driggs – Episode 2

There I was at the race start trying to shove a bagel and peanut butter down my throat so weak I kept dropping the bagel and covering myself in peanut butter. I washed it down with Gatorade hoping for a … Continue reading

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The Build Up – Episode 1

Disclaimer: The next few episodes are full of toilet humor.  Pure redneck, disgusting, in poor taste, toilet humor.  If you don’t find that amusing, I highly advise you seek entertainment elsewhere! As per usual we stayed in West Yellowstone for … Continue reading

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A Man Among Women; A Story of Survival

Disclaimer: Men and women are created equal.  In no way does this blog suggest that one gender is superior to the other.  However, some of us are from Mars and some of us are from Venus (read the book if … Continue reading

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