Nine mushers racing in Canadian Championship Dog Derby

9 time Canadian Champion Richard Beck crosses the finish line on Day 2 of the Canadian Championship Dog Derby. (Josh Campbell-CKLB)

Nine time winner, Richard Beck leads the pack after the second day of the Canadian Championship Dog Derby in Yellowknife, NWT. It’s a tight field of mushers with Deh Gah Mushing club’s Danny Beaulieu, and Beck Kennel’s Danny Beck also leading the pack.

Last year’s winner Jaden Beck is also having a good race, he dropped a dog today mid-way through the race at the Dettah Ice Road crossing.

Wynter McQueen, and Cai Reid are doing well as this year’s rookies.

Stay tuned to CKLB radio and our Facebook page for live updates tomorrow from Sholto Douglas and Josh Campbell during the final stretch of the race.

Results from Day 2

4 Dog Results – Day 2

6 dog – Day 2

10 dog – Day 2


About the Author

Josh Campbell
Campbell is back as the host of the new CKLB Morning show the Breakfast Club. Before moving north in 2007, he graduated from Loyalist College's Broadcast Journalism Program.

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