Learn about Dog Mushing

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No Stopping George Attla

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, November 13, 2011 With a racing career that spans from 1958 to 2011, George Attla embodies

About the Artist

Shawna Zusi-Cobb, a 2012 senior at West Valley H.S., was born and raised in Fairbanks, Alaska. Passionate about drawing portraits since she was very young, Shawna rarely goes anywhere without a pencil and sketchbook. She also enjoys painting, photography, digital arts and graphic design, and has volunteered these skills to promote a variety of groups […]

About George Attla

GEORGE ATTLA of Huslia, Alaska The legendary open-class sprint dog racer has won more Fur Rendezvous World Championships (10 wins) than any other musher to date.  He won 8 North American World Championships and 9 ISDRA unlimited class metals. His book, Everything I know about Training and Racing Sled Dogs, is still considered the musher’s […]

Real Dogmen

George Attla will never hesitate to tell you that there were many amazing dogmen who helped him over his long sled dog racing career. The stories that go along with these Native people are just as remarkable: from one old-timer who built a racing sled and delivered it on the day before George’s first Fur […]

Books About George Attla

Spirit of the Wind (book) by Lew Freedman The Story of George Attla, Legendary Sled Dog Sprint Champion: In 1958, no one in the Fur Rendezvous World Championship Sled Dog Race knew the Athabascan Indian from Huslia who limped to the starting line in Anchorage. But when he finished with the winning time, George Attla […]

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