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Hugh Neff takes early Quest lead

FAIRBANKS - Musher Hugh Neff has taken the early lead in the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race. The Quest and Iditarod veteran from Tok stayed the minimum...
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Yukon Quest's Mackey honored at banquet

FAIRBANKS - Bill Pinkham proposed marriage, Hugh Neff offered to pay a Native musher's entry fee and Lance...what we've just done together." A few minutes later, Hugh Neff, the only musher to wear a tie, also made an enticing...
Burmeister has lead in Iditarod, first to leave Galena

...trail of about 80 miles to the village of Huslia are defending champion Dallas Seavey, Martin Buser, Thomas Waerner, Hugh Neff and Curt Perano.There's about another 20 mushers in Galena, including four-time champion Jeff King.King claimed...
Eureka musher Brent Sass wins Yukon Quest sled dog race

...bracket his two championships with a pair of exciting runner-up finishes. In 2012, he finished just 26 seconds behind Hugh Neff in Whitehorse.Sass plans to use the same team to run the Iditarod, which will begin in Fairbanks in about two weeks...
2015 'I-Did-A-Detour' start moved to Fairbanks

...Addison IL, Veteran.18 - Philip Walters, M, Eagle River, Rookie.19 - Justin Savidis, M, Willow, Veteran.20 - Hugh Neff, M, Tok, Veteran.21 - Cindy Abbott, F, Irvine CA, Rookie.22 - Jan Steves, F, Edmonds WA, Veteran.23 - Scott...
Defending champion Moore draws No. 1 bib in Yukon Quest

...champion Lance Mackey drew the No. 8 bib, which he says is lucky because this is his eighth Quest. The 2012 champion, Hugh Neff, will race from the No. 26 position.The Thursday banquet allows mushers to thanks their supporters and sponsors in...
Lance Mackey enters 2015 Yukon Quest field

...Whitehorse. A strong 28-team field will include Allen Moore, who has back-to-back titles, and former champions Hugh Neff and Jeff King."I think this is the most exciting field we've had," said Marti Steury, the race's Alaska executive...
Allen Moore wins Yukon Quest

...Takhini Hot Springs near Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, at 2:12 a.m. Alaska time, according to the race's website.Hugh Neff was in second place Monday morning. He left Braeburn, the last checkpoint, shortly after midnight and was expected...
Sass retains lead in Yukon Quest

...defending champion Allen Moore arrived at Eagle slightly more than two hours after Sass. He left the checkpoint at 10 a.m.Hugh Neff reached the remote checkpoint at 6:30 a.m. and departed at 10:34 a.m.Sass gained his edge over Moore and Neff...
Iditarod: 5 things to know about trail conditions

...Rainy Pass and Nikolai, more than 700 miles from the finish line. Many mushers crashed their sleds. Veteran musher Hugh Neff, who won the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race in 2012, broke the brake pad and had to get a replacement...


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