Race Info

2017 DPSAY Mid-Distance Dog Sled and Skijor Race

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“The Granger Grind”

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Start: Saturday February 25, 2017 2pm at Lorne Mountain Community Centre

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Musher/Skijorer Profiles

 

IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS

Entry Form

2017 Race Rules

(All documents are in PDF format. Download the latest version of Adobe Reader HERE for free.)

RACE/TRAIL OVERVIEW – changed

The race will start at the Lorne Mountain Community Centre, go over McConnell Lake, up Alligator Lake trail, over Friday Creek to Coal Lake and then down via Fish Lake to the Sky High Checkpoint. The return route will be the same. The distance will be 40 miles each leg.

.REGISTRATION AND DEADLINES

Registration for the 2017 Granger Grind will open on Jan 30, 2017. The entry fees are as follows:  110 mile sled/ski $120 and 50 mile ski: $60. Registration reopened – no late entry fee!

Entry Forms can be send to cla_wi@hotmail.com, mailed to Claudia Wickert (PO Box 21115, Whitehorse, Y1A 6P8) or dropped off at Duffy’s Pets and Tanzilla Harness Supply in downtown Whitehorse (407 Alexander Street).

The entry form must be complete in its entirety and accompanied with full payment in order to be considered. One application required per team.

(NB: You must be a DPSAY member to take part in the race. You can become a member by filling out the race entry form and paying the required DPSAY membership fee ($15 single, $25 kennel) as indicated on the form).

MUSHERS MEETING

The mushers’ meeting will take place on Saturday February 25th, at 11.30am at the Lorne Mountain Community Centre. We will provide you with more details and will answer your questions. Race Officials will be there to check the vaccines so please bring your paperwork.

This meeting is mandatory for all race participants.

FINISH BANQUET

The Finish Banquet will take place on Sunday February 26, 1pm at the Lorne Mountain Community Centre.

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