Podcast

  • Featuring our many volunteers, mushers, sponsors and of course the dogs themselves.
LAURA NEESE - Part love story to Maple, Laura's 'soul dog' , part magical memories of running and finishing 1000 mile races and part fairy tale of a dream that came true in making a life with sled dogs. MARY ENGLAND - Mary along with her husband Jesse Terry, and Jesse's 2 children, run On The Land Kennels. Living in Ontario, Mary has travelled across Canada to race in the Challenge several times, and we love welcoming her bright sunny smile and amazingly cheerful attitude back every time. ANNA BOLVIN & GLORIA - Gloria is Anna Bolvin’s super cool lead dog from Yesican Sled Dog Kennel. MAX BERTHOU-QUEAU - Max has only been mushing for 2 years, but has entered, completed and even won races already. Racing for Yesican Kennels in Saskatchewan, Max is originally from France, and 'fell into' dog sledding completely by chance after meeting Anna Bolvin during a cross Canadian travel adventure. MAX BERTHOU-QUEAU - Max has only been mushing for 2 years, but has entered, completed and even won races already. Racing for Yesican Kennels in Saskatchewan, Max is originally from France, and 'fell into' dog sledding completely by chance after meeting Anna Bolvin during a cross Canadian travel adventure. REMY LEDUC - Remy runs Chenil Akkada Kennels with partner Katherine Langlais in Glenwood, New Brunswick. Originally from Beloeil, Quebec, Remy works in aviation, and has been mushing for about 14 years. KATHERINE LANGLAIS - Originally from Quebec, Katherine now lives in Glenwood, New Brunswick along with partner and fellow musher Remy Leduc, and their daughter. Katherine has been mushing for over 12 years, and has raced the Canadian Challenge, the Can Am Crown at all distances, and in the UP200 amongst others. GARRICK SCHMIDT PART 2 - Garrick ran the 8-dog 100 mile race this year and his superstar dog Kona has featured on our Challenge pages just because she is gorgeous! Garrick has been running Eagle Ridge Dog Sled Tours for the last 3 years, and has been mushing for 4. GARRICK SCHMIDT PART 1 - Garrick ran the 8-dog 100 mile race this year and his superstar dog Kona has featured on our Challenge pages just because she is gorgeous! Garrick has been running Eagle Ridge Dog Sled Tours for the last 3 years, and has been mushing for 4. DAN KIRKUP - Dan is President of the Canadian Challenge and kicks off our new podcast with an intro to the Challenge.