Category Archives: Races

Haliburton Dogsled Derby 2017

This was our second year at the 2017 Haliburton Highlands Dogsled Derby, which are basically sprint races. The weather cooperated for us (meaning it was cold enough for Wayne to be able to run) and on Sat. March 4th it … Continue reading

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How to pass a dog team on the trail

Dog teams consist of living creatures, and they can sometimes behave unpredictably during on-trail encounters. The experience level of the dogs and the musher cannot be gauged when you first see them on the trail, so the safest approach is … Continue reading

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Greg’s first “ultra” run

On Saturday September 10, I ran the Haliburton Forest 50K trail run. This is one of the many races offered, which range from 12k to 100 miles (!). The 50K (around 31 miles) was my first race beyond a marathon. … Continue reading

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Haliburton Highlands Dogsled Derby 2016

The StinkyPups had a fun time at the 14th annual Haliburton Highlands Dogsled Derby. Being distance mushers, we almost didn’t venture out for the 6 mile sprint race. Packing up everyone and driving an hour to a race just to race 6 … Continue reading

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