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The teams arrive in Inukjuak

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Ivakkak 2017 racing teams arrived in Inukjuak this afternoon. Members of the community and those who flew in from other villages were waiting for their arrival on the sea ice. Peter Ittukallak arrived first with his partner Putugu Iqiquq. The…

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Another good day on the Trail, scheduled for inukjuak tomorrow!

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The race started this morning as scheduled at 9:30 a.m. They had a good start with flat terrain, a view of mountains every few kilometers and soft snow towards the afternoon. Teams started arriving at the scheduled camp spot called…

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70 Kilometers traveled on Day 2!

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Ivakkak 2017 left at 9:30 a.m. this morning. It was a nice sunny day with light winds. The sea ice was very rough for the mushers – four dogs got loose after their ropes snapped from friction against the rough…

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First leg of the race to Majuriarvik

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The first team to arrive at Majuriarvik, the first stop of the Ivakkak race, was Willie Cain Jr. with the fastest time of 4 hours 26 minutes. The first day of the race was short so that they could evaluate…

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Live Tracking is now Online

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Our live Tracking system is now live. Once the racers depart Umiujaq you will be able to Track their progress all the way to the finish line. To find our tracking page you can click on the link Here or alternatively,…

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