FAIRBANKS-Some news from the Whitehorse arm of the Yukon Quest was released yesterday. There will be changes in the near future on the admin side of the Quest.
Marie Belanger recently announced that she will be stepping down from her position as Yukon Executive Director following the race in 2014. Belanger had been a part of the Quest since 2009 and was promoted to executive director in August of 2012.
The Yukon International Association in Canada will start accepting applications as soon as this Friday the 25th. So far 18 mushers have registered. The Yukon Quest is just a little over three months away and will start right here in the Golden Heart City on February first.
For the official statement and release go here--http://www.yukonquest.com/site/news-articles/?articleid=2177