After 10 months at the Whitehorse Star , it is time for me to move on, but it isn’t without a bit of sadness.
Brad Holm of Holm’s Contracting
Athletics Yukon held the Yukon 5 km Road Race Championships on Tuesday evening, where runners and walkers of all ages continued to build on their times.
A send off was held on Tuesday evening for the largest team of athletes ever to attend the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games.
The Tour de Whitehorse was held this past weekend, and the event welcomed several elite athletes back to the Yukon.
2010 Yukon River Quest
Carter Johnson slowly stumbled out of his kayak in Dawson City Friday afternoon after completing the Yukon River Quest in 42 hours, 49 minutes, setting the solo kayak record.
The Steelbacks were complaining, the clouds were threatening yet another lightning storm, and Jean-Francois Latour was re-enacting an Arctic seal hunt on the Yukon River – kind of.
The shore of the Yukon River was lined with spectators and well-wishers as Ingrid Wilcox glided through the final few metres of the Yukon River Quest on Saturday morning.
Two very different experiences were happening in one very small area Wednesday morning.