Saturday, March 22, 2008

Gear Junkie report about Bria Schurke

From The Gear Junkie Daily Dose E-News — March 21st, 2008

by Stephen Regenold--

" Adventure Girl: Bria Schurke
Bria Schurke, a 22-year-old woman from Ely, Minn., has led a life straight from the pages of National Geographic. As the first-born child of explorer Paul Schurke, Bria went to the North Pole in first grade and picked through mammoth bones on Russia's Wrangel Island while still in junior high. Oh, and she's now an ultra racer as well. This is my profile of Bria's life so far -- dog sleds, Greenlandic pack ice, raw seal meat, and all..."

Link to article on

Tuesday, March 04, 2008

Never Surrender

by John Storkamp

Note: The below link is to a .pdf file so you need Adobe Acrobat to view it.

Link to John Storkamp's 2008 report

News from a newbie

Jack Prentice and Eric Johnson on the trail

Below is a race report from a first timer, Jack Prentice-

Link to Jack's Report