Yukon Quest 2014

Canadian musher Normand Casavant passes a trail marking tripod on the wind-blown and cloud-obscured pass at Eagle Summit early Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2014 on day two of the Yukon Quest sled dog race. The race began in Fairbanks on Saturday and will finish in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory.
Richard J Murphy
Mandy Nauman makes final preparations for the Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race before the start line on 2nd Avenue Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in downtown Fairbanks. Nauman is the only woman out of 18 mushers competing in the race in 2014.
JR Ancheta
Jerry Joinson’s dog team whizzes by the Two Street neighborhood on 2nd Ave. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at the start of the Yukon Quest in downtown Fairbanks. The official start of the race was moved downtown due to warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
The official start of the 2014 Yukon Quest was moved from the Chena River to 2nd Ave. in downtown Fairbanks due to recent warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
Tony Angelo races down the ramp leading to the Chena River Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at the start of the Yukon Quest in downtown Fairbanks.
JR Ancheta
Eighteen mushers race pass 2nd. Ave, Feb. 1, 2013, at the start of the 2014 Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race. The official start of the Quest was moved from the Chena River to 2nd Ave. in downtown Fairbanks due to recent warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
One of rookie Tony Angelo's dogs awaits the harness before the start of the Yukon Quest Saturday in Fairbanks.
Richard J Murphy
Marias Anderson, 5, holds a sign for her dad, Ken Anderson before the race start Saturday morning.The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Dave Dalton runs his team on Second Ave at the beginning of the race. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Ken Anderson's leaders bring the team in front of a frosty cabin on Second Ave. Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Kids Kate Casterline (left), Sophie Heaton (middle) and Elizabeth Cole cheer Brian Wilmshurst's team with the chant "go doggies go" during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Rookie Mandy Nauman takes the turn at the end of Second Ave during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Curt Perano of New Zealand drops out of town onto the Chena River during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Canadian musher Normand Casavant passes a trail marking tripod on the wind-blown and cloud-obscured pass at Eagle Summit early Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2014 on day two of the Yukon Quest sled dog race. The race began in Fairbanks on Saturday and will finish in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory.
Richard J Murphy
Mandy Nauman makes final preparations for the Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race before the start line on 2nd Avenue Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in downtown Fairbanks. Nauman is the only woman out of 18 mushers competing in the race in 2014.
JR Ancheta
Jerry Joinson’s dog team whizzes by the Two Street neighborhood on 2nd Ave. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at the start of the Yukon Quest in downtown Fairbanks. The official start of the race was moved downtown due to warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
The official start of the 2014 Yukon Quest was moved from the Chena River to 2nd Ave. in downtown Fairbanks due to recent warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
Tony Angelo races down the ramp leading to the Chena River Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at the start of the Yukon Quest in downtown Fairbanks.
JR Ancheta
Eighteen mushers race pass 2nd. Ave, Feb. 1, 2013, at the start of the 2014 Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race. The official start of the Quest was moved from the Chena River to 2nd Ave. in downtown Fairbanks due to recent warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
One of rookie Tony Angelo's dogs awaits the harness before the start of the Yukon Quest Saturday in Fairbanks.
Richard J Murphy
Marias Anderson, 5, holds a sign for her dad, Ken Anderson before the race start Saturday morning.The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Dave Dalton runs his team on Second Ave at the beginning of the race. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Ken Anderson's leaders bring the team in front of a frosty cabin on Second Ave. Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Kids Kate Casterline (left), Sophie Heaton (middle) and Elizabeth Cole cheer Brian Wilmshurst's team with the chant "go doggies go" during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Rookie Mandy Nauman takes the turn at the end of Second Ave during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Curt Perano of New Zealand drops out of town onto the Chena River during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Canadian musher Normand Casavant passes a trail marking tripod on the wind-blown and cloud-obscured pass at Eagle Summit early Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2014 on day two of the Yukon Quest sled dog race. The race began in Fairbanks on Saturday and will finish in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory.
Richard J Murphy
Mandy Nauman makes final preparations for the Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race before the start line on 2nd Avenue Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in downtown Fairbanks. Nauman is the only woman out of 18 mushers competing in the race in 2014.
JR Ancheta
Jerry Joinson’s dog team whizzes by the Two Street neighborhood on 2nd Ave. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at the start of the Yukon Quest in downtown Fairbanks. The official start of the race was moved downtown due to warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
The official start of the 2014 Yukon Quest was moved from the Chena River to 2nd Ave. in downtown Fairbanks due to recent warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
Tony Angelo races down the ramp leading to the Chena River Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at the start of the Yukon Quest in downtown Fairbanks.
JR Ancheta
Eighteen mushers race pass 2nd. Ave, Feb. 1, 2013, at the start of the 2014 Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race. The official start of the Quest was moved from the Chena River to 2nd Ave. in downtown Fairbanks due to recent warm weather conditions.
JR Ancheta
One of rookie Tony Angelo's dogs awaits the harness before the start of the Yukon Quest Saturday in Fairbanks.
Richard J Murphy
Marias Anderson, 5, holds a sign for her dad, Ken Anderson before the race start Saturday morning.The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Dave Dalton runs his team on Second Ave at the beginning of the race. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Ken Anderson's leaders bring the team in front of a frosty cabin on Second Ave. Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Kids Kate Casterline (left), Sophie Heaton (middle) and Elizabeth Cole cheer Brian Wilmshurst's team with the chant "go doggies go" during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Rookie Mandy Nauman takes the turn at the end of Second Ave during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Curt Perano of New Zealand drops out of town onto the Chena River during the race start Saturday morning. The Yukon Quest began in Fairbanks Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Richard J. Murphy
Craig Medred