2013 Yukon River Quest Awards

(teams finishing under 55 hours received prize money) Solo Classes  (Recipients of necklace from Gold Trail Jewellery as well as prize money) Open C1: #11 Wun-Num-Nut – Jeff Brainard, Ontario (49:36:34) #8 Eco Challenge Japan Hiro – Hiromune Imai, Japan (68:34:31) no...

Field set for 15th annual Yukon River Quest

Pre-race tally has 67 teams from nine countries entered in “Race to the Midnight Sun” The race roster is set for the 15th annual Yukon River Quest, which will begin on Wednesday, June 26 in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada. This year’s field will feature 67 teams...

Registration opens for 15th annual Yukon River Quest

“Race to the Midnight Sun” is world’s longest annual canoe and kayak marathon WHITEHORSE, YUKON – Registrations are now being accepted for the 15th annual Yukon River Quest which will be held June 26 to June 30, 2013. The 715-kilometer (444-mile) wilderness adventure...

2012 Yukon River Quest Awards

(teams finishing under 55 hours received prize money) Solo Classes  (Recipients of necklace from Gold Trail Jewellery as well as prize money) Open C1: #29 Voyageur Buckaroo – Mark Fletcher, Haines Jct., Yukon (57:41) #53 Team Hellbender – David Hasenbeck, Missouri...

Sixty-nine teams set to start Yukon River Quest

More than a dozen countries represented in “Race to the Midnight Sun” The race roster is set for the 14th annual Yukon River Quest, which will begin on Wednesday, June 27 in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada. This year’s field will feature 69 teams with 188 paddlers...

Two weeks left to register for 2012 Yukon River Quest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 1, 2012 73 teams already signed up for 14th annual “Race to the Midnight Sun” WHITEHORSE, YUKON – There are two weeks left before the May 15 registration deadline for the 14th annual Yukon River Quest, which will be held June 27 to July 1,...

Registration opens for 2012 Yukon River Quest

SPOT tracking mandatory as “Race to the Midnight Sun” enters 14th year WHITEHORSE, YUKON – Registrations are now being accepted for the 14th annual Yukon River Quest which will be held June 27 to July 1, 2012. The 715-kilometer (444-mile) wilderness adventure paddling...