Sled Dog News

Mush for a Cure Organizers Are Glad There’s Snow on the Gunflint Trail

by Sleddoggin Staff February 15, 2012

Grand Marais, MN (PRWEB) January 05, 2012 There’s plenty of snow now on Minnesota’s Gunflint Trail for the 6th annual Mush for a Cure Sled Dog FUNdraiser but as organizers know conditions can change between now and March. It doesn’t seem to matter if there’s snow or not because the show will go on regardless. [...]


Snow Falls, Winter Glee Returns to Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite

by Sleddoggin Staff February 14, 2012

Fish Camp, Calif. (PRWEB) January 24, 2012 Yes, it was a historic treat to mountain bike and hike a snowless Sierra National Forest, drive Tioga Road and up to Glacier Point, walk through the Mariposa Grove and skate on Tenaya Lake the past few weeks. But get your skis, snowboards and sleds ready; winters first [...]


Prodigy Writes Resonating New Fiction of Heroic Adventure in the Wild

by Sleddoggin Staff February 13, 2012

Amman, Jordan (PRWEB) January 18, 2012 Born on a mountain from a wolf mother and a husky father, Hope is an orphan of a month and a half when he is found nearly frozen to death by a human. HOPE by Reena Bakir is the fascinating new tale of how this hybrid orphan grows up [...]


Pan American Productions Launches “View of the World” Travel Website and Program

by Sleddoggin Staff February 12, 2012

Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 11, 2011 Pan American Productions International S.A. is pleased to introduce their website and travel television production “View of the World.” “View of the World” is a travel education website and television program focused on highlighting amazing sites around the world and encouraging American travelers to visit places [...]


Princess Cruises Makes Alaska Tour Reservations Easier; Adds News Excursions This Summer

by Sleddoggin Staff February 10, 2012

Santa Clarita, Calif. (Vocus/PRWEB) February 04, 2011 Princess Cruises just made it easier to reserve Alaska land excursions from its wilderness lodges this summer. Passengers can now pre-reserve land tours with a new system similar to that used to reserve shipboard shore excursions. Princess is also offering several new tour options in Alaska for 2011, [...]

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International “Housewife” Adventurer Launches “Impossible Expedition” Book

by Sleddoggin Staff November 10, 2011

Oxford  – 3rd November, 2011:  An International ‘housewife’ adventurer has launched a book recounting her  ‘impossible’ 600km dog-sledding expedition through the one of the harshest climates in the world – the Arctic Circle. Rona Cant (, who was once an ‘unexceptional, middle-aged single parent’, changed the direction of her life in 2000 by becoming a [...]


US Paralympic Teenage Athlete to Compete in First Dryland World Sled Dog Championships in Italy

by Sleddoggin Staff September 3, 2011

(PRWEB) November 14, 2002 Scdoris will be one of hundreds of competitors (human and canine) from around the globe to compete at the World Dryland Sled Dog Championships. The events include Canicross, Bikejoring, Scooter 1-dog, Scooter 2-dog, and Cart 4-dog. In all events human athletes and canine athletes are the teams. Canicross is a running [...]


Discover Adventurous Russia. Russian American Consulting Corp. and VAO Intourist to Convene in Washington, D.C. for Russian Travel Expo

by Sleddoggin Staff September 1, 2011

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 19, 2011 Russian American Consulting Corp. (RACC) (, the largest U.S.-based tourism company to provide travel accommodations to Russia, and VAO Intourist (, a century-old tourism company standing as the industry leader in Russia in collaboration with The Russia Federal Agency for Tourism, will hold Discover Adventurous Russia Evening on Tuesday, [...]


Winterize Your Dog

by Sleddoggin Staff August 30, 2011

Talent, OR (PRWEB) January 26, 2004 Dogs have always worn fur, but when a fur coat is not enough, an Arctic Fleece bodysuit just may be the answer. K9 Top Coat, has revolutionized the dog apparel industry by introducing a 4-way stretch fleece bodysuit designed by a world-leading sportswear manufacturer. This is no ordinary [...]


Gallopade International receives award from Learning Magazine

by Sleddoggin Staff August 27, 2011

(PRWEB) February 6, 2004 Gallopade International in Peachtree City was the proud recipient of the Learning Magazine’s Teacher’s Choice Award for the Family for 2004 for their Carole Marsh Mysteries. The series of 12 books has engaged thousands of young readers across the country and four more are due to be released this spring. [...]

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by Sleddoggin Staff August 26, 2011

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 16, 2011 (, the popular service specializing in bringing its customers the most unique and often exclusive local experiences and getaways, will be one of several services participating in the new Facebook


Lightload Towels Take a Historic Ride

by Sleddoggin Staff August 3, 2011

(PRWEB) October 25, 2004 Lightload Towels, donated by Dyna-E International, are taking a historic ride with eight bikers participating in the First East Coast Greenway Maine to Florida Tour. The tour is taking place between September 12th and November 3rd on the nation’s first long-distance urban trail. Spanning 15 states, the 2,600-mile route joins 25 [...]


Larsen Reaches Tallest Point on Earth, Everest Summit, Today Setting a World Record as First-ever Human to Hike to Three Poles in 333 Days

by Sleddoggin Staff August 1, 2011

Boulder, Colo. (Vocus) October 15, 2010 After over 44 days on Mount Everest, Polar explorer Eric Larsen announced today that he was able to summit Everest today, making him the first-ever human to successfully reach the South Pole, North Pole and summit of Mt. Everest in a continuous 365-day period. On January 6, 2010, Larsen [...]


New Promotion Gives Cruise Vacationers Discounted Shore Excursions on their Cruise

by Sleddoggin Staff July 31, 2011

Charlotte, NC (Vocus/PRWEB) March 30, 2011 Cruise Vacation Discount Company recently announced a new unique opportunity for all cruise vacationers. Starting immediately every cruise customer of will receive a 10% discount off certain cruise shore excursions. This is a great offer for all cruise enthusiasts, as shore excursions can be large financial commitment [...]


Animal Athletes in Extreme Challenge Require Extreme Communications

by Sleddoggin Staff July 30, 2011

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) February 01, 2012 In situations when everyday communications wont work, Satworx will. Satworx, a global provider of satellite telephone equipment and services for extreme communication and disaster preparedness, has teamed up with Yukon Quest to provide the 1,000 mile Alaskan dog race event with a communication solution. Satworx-backed services will be [...]


New Novel Features Adventure in the Wilds of Alaska; Book by Jack Singer

by Sleddoggin Staff July 27, 2011

Sharon Springs, NY (PRWEB) February 21, 2012 A narrowly averted deadly fight over cheating during a poker game brings together two unforgettable characters: Howard Edgemont, a smart lawyer from the East born to privilege, and Jake Bartholomule, a former Civil War hero with enviable survival skills. In this new novel, the two pair up when [...]


A “New” Sister Sports Talk Show, The Sport Maverickstm Will Discuss Emotional Intelligence In Sports

by Sleddoggin Staff July 26, 2011

TEMPE, AZ (PRWEB) November 12, 2004 Libby Riddle made history when she became the first woman to win the Iditarod Sled Dog Race in Alaska. As an author, she has written several books about her survival on the Alaskan Trail, such as “Race Across Alaska”,”Danger the Dog Yard Cart”, and “Storm Run”. She has been [...]


International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race Announces 2012 Dates: Jan 27 – Feb 4

by Sleddoggin Staff July 20, 2011

25 teams to race from Wyoming to Utah in largest competition in lower 48 Jackson, Wyoming – July 20, 2011 – The 2012 International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race (IPSSSDR) is slated for January 27 – February 4, 2012, announced Race Director Frank Teasley.  The race is currently accepting applications for its roster limited [...]