Media Information

Every dog and musher that races the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon has a story to tell. Local, regional, and national media partners work like dogs to bring their stories to life and share them with our community, our state, and around the world.
For interview requests or more information about the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon, media members are asked to contact or to call our office at (218) 461-1834.
Media Release
To view our current media release, click here.
Media Credentials
Working media members must be credentialed to gain access to secure areas during the race, including the start, checkpoints, and finish. NOTE: All working media members must abide by race rules and regulations as well as local and state laws. Failure to do so may result in expulsion from the current, and possibly future events.
All media interested in covering The John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon must submit a credential request via email to prior to the race. 
Media Guide 
As part of our commitment to the environment, our media guides and other media materials are available and distributed digitally.
For planning purposes, below is a list of popular media events available as part of the Beargrease. Dates for 2024 events will be published in the fall. 
Cub Run
Cutest Puppy Contest
Vet Checks
Opening Ceremony
John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon Race Series Start
Other Media Materials 
If you need an updated John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon logo or high-resolution photo from our event, please contact or call our office at (218) 461-1834.
All credentialed media will be sent a digital musher bib list and full media guide prior to the race.

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