2012


North Hope 2012

Welcome to the 6th annual NORTH HOPE STAGE SLED DOG RACE 2012!

Dates: Feb.19 – 25, 2012

Location: Neya area, Kostroma region, Russia

Overall distance: 250km

Race Marshal: Terry Hinesly, USA

Chief Vet: Caroline Griffitts, USA

Organizer: North Hope Sled Dog Center

Classes and distances:

- 6-dog team class (open, purebred) – 250 km

- 8-dog team class (open, purebred) – 250

- 1-2-dog class distance skijoring “Iron Will” – 250 km

Sprint Run “Faster Than The Wind” - 6km:

- 2-dog team class (open, purebred)

- 4-dog team class (open, purebred)

- 1-dog class skijoring (open, purebred)

Little North Hope Junior Race – 6km

- 2-dog team class (9-12 yr, 13-16 yr)

- 4-dog team class (9-12 yr, 13-16 yr)

- 1-dog class skijoring (9-12 yr, 13-16 yr)

Fun Family Relay Race - 6km:

- 1-dog class skijoring

Charity ride for kids along the race trail “Mercy”

Seminars, sled dog clinics and conferences

“Sled Dogs Through Kids Eyes” - Art exhibition of the crafts by the children from the North Hope Sled Dog Center (junior mushers, children fro local Sunday school, physically challenged kids, etc.)

- Photo exhibition “North Hope”

- etc.

CHALLENGE THE RUSSIAN SNOW! MUSH FOR A CAUSE!

Entry form

Musher Profile Form

Race Rules

Media Release

Photos

Finish Report

For more information visit the official North Hope Race website http://race.nordhope.info

Sled Dogs Helping Children