Kevin Mathis

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Kevin Mathis

Kevin Mathis

Monona, IA

I live with my wife, Tera, a health/wellness/nutrition life coach and trainer. I have been a pharmacist for 15 years, and we have three boys, ages 16, 15 and 9. We enjoy the outdoors and like to fish and hunt.

I’ve been mushing dogs for six years. In 2020, I completed the Beargrease Marathon, Race to the Sky, Can-Am 250, and the Gunflint mail run. In 2019, I finished the UP200 and the Beargrease mid-distance.

What other races have you completed to qualify for the marathon?

2019 UP 200, 2020 Race to the Sky and 2020 Can-Am international

How many lead dogs in your team?


Who are your dog handlers?

Eric, Travis

What is your age as of Jan 25, 2020?


Kennel name

Go the Distance

How can people find you on social media?


Rig size

23ft truck 25ft trailer

Who are your sponsors?

Jets Meat Processing and Smitty’s Oil and Tire

What inspired you to start running sled dogs and how old were you when you started?

At 44. Maybe a mid life crisis? It was this or a corvette.