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Meet the 2022
Mushers

Martha Schouweiler

Irma, WI

Martha is a 66 year old mother of 4 and Grandmother to 7. She’s got a rag tag team this year and she hopes to have fun and finish.

Thank you to our Beargrease sponsor:
Trail Center
WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO START RUNNING SLED DOGS AND HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU STARTED?

During a family trip to Alaska in 1972 I was introduced to mushing and fell in love. It was over 30 years later before Chad and I started a team and began racing.

The “goodest” dogs
Need your help

What a sled dog looks forward to most after a long day of racing is a nice bed of straw! But guess what happened at last year’s race? Someone stole all our straw right before the race start! Thankfully, great fans like you helped us out during the final hour to provide this vital supply for our amazing dogs.

These dogs simply are the best – and we want to be able to continue treating them that way! Donations from fans like you make that possible. Would you find it in your heart to help us out? No amount is too small in sled dog world!

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