2017 Race- A Great Race!
38 Mushers ran the 2017 CB300. Snow fell throughout the race, following a fall and winter season of low snow cover, making for a slightly slower and warmer race this year .
Former CB300ers 23, Rookies 15 - see list under Musher Bio.
Purse for the 2017 race was $20,000, split $7,000/$5,000/$4,000/
$2,500/$1,500 between the top five finishers: 1st Ryne Olson, 2nd Paige Drobny, 3rd Michelle Phillips’ 4th Allen Moore, 5th Cody Strathe
Sportsmanship - Ryne Olson
Vet Care(3) - Sebastien Dos Santos, Paige Drobny, and Ryne Olson
Rookie of the Year - Will Rhodes
Golden Rake(handler) - Team Petit Handlers
Copper River Native Association Ahtna T’aene Resilience - Otto Balough
Red Lantern(last finisher) - Jason Stewart
Everyone who finished the race and came to the dinner, who wasn’t in the top five finishers, received $100.
TOTAL AWARDS FOR 2017 RACE: $24,300, up from $18,950 in 2016!
SEE YOU IN 2018 - JANUARY 13, 2018
Interested in sponsoring a mile of the 2018 race? Only $30, email your mile selection to firstname.lastname@example.org, pay for your mile under Sponsor a Mile link
If you’d like to volunteer for the race- send an email to our web
site, email@example.com, or to Bob Sloma, our Volunteer Coordinator, at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Bob can also be reached at (907)320-0288.
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