The 2023 Classic ran Sunday, February 19 at
Birds Hill Park’s group use area 1 trail.

Race results

Most Promising Rookie — Kelly Sherratt

Gangline Macrame — Gord Mason

I Did it Despite the Dogs — Nick Turchyn

Red Lantern — Dmitri Martins

Classes for 1-dog and 2-dog teams in skijoring and kick sledding, over 3-, 5- and 8-kilometre distances.

The Classic was thrilled to have 49 entries!

University of Manitoba: Environment & GeographyTravis Kondratuk – Race graphics & poster
Who’s A Good Dog WinnipegTravis & Shawna Kondratuk – Race prizes
Made to Wander LeatherworksSusie Strachan – Race prizes
Canvasback Pet SuppliesKevin Champagne – Race prizes
Derek Verbong – Race prizes


Race Marshall — Susie Strachan, who gives thanks to all the minions!

Prize Committee — Susie Strachan & Sarah Semmler

Timers — Shelley Sauvais, Lynn Dupuis, Laura Loohuizen

Set-up/Tear Down — Lorne Volk, Shelby Stephen, Donna and Shawn McTavish, Travis Kondratuk, Nick Turnchyn, Asmara Polcyn

Check-in Crew — Shelley Sauvais, Kathaline Premont, Lynn Dupuis

Trail Clean Up — Jef Rempel, Dmitri Martins Dorey, Valerie Martins, Sarah Semmler, Angela Paterson

Chute Handlers — Pretty much everyone. Thanks all!