August ‘Race to the Klondyke’ registration opens today

YRMPA wants boats on the river this year to help mollify the decision to cancel the 2021 YRQ last month; short race will run from Carmacks to Dawson on holiday weekend By YRQ MEDIA – The cancellation of last month’s Yukon River Quest at the last minute due to a...

22nd Yukon River Quest set to start in modified race

22nd Yukon River Quest set to start in modified race. This year’s COVID-adapted event will see 48 teams “Race to the Midnight Sun” By YRQ MEDIA – The race roster is set for the 22nd Yukon River Quest, which will begin on Wednesday, June 23 in...

Virtual YRQ ready to launch

A virtual race on the Yukon River will occur this summer for paddlers worldwide who are unable to experience the “race to the midnight sun.” WHITEHORSE, YUKON, CANADA –  Even though the 2020 Yukon River Quest has been cancelled due to COVID-19, there...

Cancellation of 22nd annual Yukon River Quest

COVID-19 travel restrictions and concerns for health and safety of paddlers, volunteers and communities behind decision to cancel June 2020 race WHITEHORSE, YUKON, CANADA –  The 2020 Yukon River Quest has been cancelled. The board of directors of the Yukon River...