Team Petit at Copper Basin 300
Marc Donadieu / Glacier City Gazette
Clockwise from top left – Emily Maxwell uses pink booties on her dogs’ paws. Kelby Dillon gets his team ready for his first race. Emily Maxwell approaches the starting chute. Nic Petit’s dogs rest in the snow at Sourdough. Nic Petit pulling into Sourdough. (L-R) Mike Edgington and Lead Handler Tyler Schmitt assist Nic Petit, the first musher into Mendeltna Lodge. Nic Petit lays down straw for his dogs. Bradley Farquhar kisses one of his dogs before the race begins.