Live Tracking of Teams

Watch your favorite team speed toward the finish line

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Sled Dog Racing Legends and Rookies Compete Head to Head

Up to 40 teams competing in the Knik 200. Up to 10 teams in the Knik 100

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Don’t miss it!

The excitement begins in January in Wasilla, Alaska

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Blog Archives

The 2017 Knik 100 and 200 Races are On!

The 2017 Knik 100 and 200 races are on! Current and anticipated conditions are good in Willow, so if necessary, we will move the race to Deshka Landing. However, we’re still hoping to start and finish the races on Knik Lake. The lake’s ice thickness is good but we need more snow on the Knik-area

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Alternate Race Date if Necessary

If poor or unsafe trail conditions require it, we will postpone the Knik 100 and 200 races from January 3-4, 2015 until January 31-February 1, 2015. The Knik Race Committee will make that determination on OR around December 25, 2014. If the race is postponed, mushers will have until midnight January 1, 2015 to withdraw

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Quick Glance Race Summaries

Posted in Race News by Musher

In addition to the standings pages on the website that detail each team’s placement, runtime, bib number, and times in/out of checkpoints, I’ve added race summaries which are designed to be a quick glance at the finish order and time across the finish line. You can find them here: K200: http://knik200sleddograce.com/knik-200/2014-knik-200-summary/ K100: http://knik200sleddograce.com/knik-100/2014-knik-100-summary/

K200 standings with Yentna Outbound Times

The 2014 Knik 200 standings now have the Yentna outbound times and final run times included. Because we only had spotty sat phone communication available between the Yentna Station checkpoint and everywhere else, we could only add them from handwritten sheets collected after the race, thus the delay. Thanks for your patience, and thanks also

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Race Photos On Our Facebook Page

Posted in Photos by Musher

Be sure to Like the Knik’s official Facebook page to enjoy photos taken during the race from fans and Ground Effect Media. https://www.facebook.com/knik200

Thank You Knik Race Sponsors

Posted in Announcements by Musher

We’d like to thank our sponsors for helping make the Knik 100 and 200 races possible. Please visit our sponsor page and support them in return by considering their products or services the next time you’re in need. http://knik200sleddograce.com/sponsors/

All Food Drop Bags Must Be Taken to Eagle Quest Lodge

Posted in Announcements by Musher

Reminder: all food drop bags must be taken to Eagle Quest Lodge prior to the end of tonight’s mushers’ meeting. K200 teams: If you want one of your two drop bags left at Eagle Quest Lodge for you, mark the bag accordingly. Otherwise, both bags will be taken to Yentna Station checkpoint.

Eagle Quest Lodge Serving Food Throughout Race

Posted in Announcements by Musher

Eagle Quest Lodge will be serving food 24/7 throughout the race. Directions/map: http://www.eaglequestalaska.com/pages/eaglequest-location.php

How To Get to Eagle Quest Lodge

Posted in Announcements by Musher

For those needing directions to Eagle Quest Lodge to deliver food drop bags or to cheer on teams during the races, here’s the lodge’s directions and map from their website: http://www.eaglequestalaska.com/pages/eaglequest-location.php

Cheer on the Teams in Person

Posted in Announcements by Musher

Info for those of you who would like to cheer on the teams in person: Race Day: 11AM Saturday, January 4th, 2013. Knik Lake in Wasilla, Alaska. Parking will be available in the Knik Bar parking lot beside Knik Lake. Porta Potties will be located near the parking area. Snacks and warm beverages will be

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It’s Looking Good for Race Day

Hello, Everyone. Jennifer from Ground Effect Media here with your Susitna Valley 7-Day Forecast, courtesy of the National Weather Service. It’s looking good for race day, which begins Saturday at 11AM on Knik Lake in Wasilla. The forecast calls for partly cloudy skies with isolated snow showers. Highs 15F to 25F. I was just informed

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Meet Some of the Race Volunteers

Posted in Race News by Musher

The Knik 200 and 100 races are powered by volunteers. In 2013 alone they’ve invested more than a thousand hours of their time and sweat and the race hasn’t even started yet. They do it for the love of mushing and in support of the mushers and their four-legged engines. The logistics of putting on

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The 2014 Knik 100 and 200 Races are On!

The 2014 Knik 100 and 200 races are on! Snow and trail conditions are favorable. Later today we’ll email a trail report to all teams with details from Harry Caldwell (Race Marshall) and Sam Crawford (Trail Boss) who have been working hard on the trail.

Mandatory Mushers Meeting

Posted in Announcements by Musher

Mandatory mushers meeting for all teams participating in the 2014 Knik 100 and 200 races: Curtis Menard Sports Complex 1001 S. Mack Dr.. Wasilla, Alaska Friday, 7:00 pm, Jan. 3, 2014

The Posters Are In!

Posted in Announcements by Musher

The posters are in! These are full-size, color posters we’d like to distribute throughout Alaska and we need your help to do that. This is a great way to promote sled dog racing and gain new fans for our races. We’re hoping this will increase the number of people who come out to the races

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