international pedigree stage stop sled dog race http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Michigan Musher Shares His Obsession With Wyoming Sled-Dog Racing http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/michigan-musher-shares-his-obsession-wyoming-sled-dog-racing <p>Sixteen sled dog teams are racing more than 300 miles this week across western Wyoming and neighboring states. This is the nineteenth year for the International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race. This weekend is the end of the 8-day race that started in Jackson and finished in Evanston. Wyoming Public Radio's Rebecca Huntington caught up with one of the racers, Bruce Magnusson.</p><p>CROWD: Go dogs, go!</p> Sat, 08 Feb 2014 00:16:32 +0000 Rebecca Huntington 53735 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Michigan Musher Shares His Obsession With Wyoming Sled-Dog Racing Annual Sled Dog Race Underway http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/annual-sled-dog-race-underway <p>Sixteen sled dog teams are racing 350 miles this week across western Wyoming and neighboring states. After a rest day Monday, teams will resume racing Tuesday with a 50-mile leg from Lander.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 15:12:07 +0000 Rebecca Huntington 53455 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Annual Sled Dog Race Underway Lander musher offers a glimpse into the world of dog sled racing http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/lander-musher-offers-glimpse-world-dog-sled-racing <p>One of the world’s most competitive&nbsp;dog&nbsp;sled&nbsp;races is starting in Jackson tonight. The International Pedigree Stage Stop&nbsp;Sled&nbsp;Dog&nbsp;race will cover more than 400 miles, over the course of eight days. Joining us now to talk about the race – and about&nbsp;dog&nbsp;sledding&nbsp;in Wyoming – is Jerry Bath from Lander. He’s doing the race for the fifth year in a row. Bath says his&nbsp;dogs&nbsp;are bred for just this kind of event.</p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 22:12:45 +0000 Willow Belden 35758 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Lander musher offers a glimpse into the world of dog sled racing Annual dog sled race expands to four states http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/annual-dog-sled-race-expands-four-states <p>One of the world’s top sled dog races kicks off on January 25<sup>th</sup> in Jackson. The International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race is in its 18<sup>th</sup> year, and for the first time, contestants will travel through four states: Wyoming, Montana, Idaho and Utah. It will take them more than a week to cover the 425-mile course.</p><p></p><p>Race Director Frank Teasley says it’s one of the most competitive races in the world.</p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 15:06:07 +0000 Willow Belden 35669 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Annual dog sled race expands to four states