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Kluane Chilkat International Bike Race KCIBR

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Issue: 2018-11-21, PHOTO: Pixabay

I turned 70 this past summer. I’ve been pondering, How did I get there so soon? So what’s your stereotype of a 70-year-old “lady”? Grey hair? Yep, that’s me, and I earned every one! Wrinkles and brown splotches? Yes, plenty! A cane? Actually... Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

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Issue: 2018-06-13, PHOTO: Susan Clark

What 69-year-old chooses an activity that routinely results in numb hands, painful wrists and soreness in an area that makes it difficult to perform certain necessary bodily functions? Well, it turns out that there are quite a number of these... Read more

Yukon Active

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Issue: 2018-05-16, PHOTO: courtesy of the Government of Yukon

Quiz Question In 1884, Haines, Alaska was named for: A. A sea captain B. An Army general C. A female missionary D. A trading company governor E. A reclusive fur trapper Read more

Yukon History

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Issue: 2016-06-30, PHOTO: Jean-Christophe Demers

The relay creates memories worth cherishing. Piles of cyclist race through the Haines Pass, many in costumes. Many without training or practice or cycling experience. Teams camp in fields before and after the race, which takes place around the... Read more

Yukon Summer

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Issue: 2016-06-16, PHOTO: Paul Gowdie

France has the Tour de France. Italy has the Giro d’Italia. And here in the Yukon, we have the Kluane Chilkat International Bike Relay. The relay sees cyclists ride the spectacular 238.3 km from Haines Junction, Yukon, to Haines, Alaska... Read more

Yukon Active

Ok, so we share it with Alaska, but it starts in the Yukon. And I hope you've already submitted your registration for this year's June 15 race. Read more

Yukon Summer

The Kluane Chilkat International Bike Relay turns 20 this year (2012). For all of those years, Ron McFadyen has worked dedicatedly in the background, radio in hand, to make the event a success. Read more

Haines Junction

"A slight glow on the eastern horizon beckons to me and I anticipate the brilliant splashes of intense color that characterize our spectacular Yukon mornings—an incredible visual feast to welcome the day! "We knew with certainty it was going to be... Read more

Yukon Active

This is just what hundreds of cyclists will be doing next week, as the Kluane Chilkat International Bike Relay celebrates its 19th birthday. Teams ranging from one to eight riders will attempt to traverse the 238 km between Haines Junction and... Read more

Yukon Active

This isn't about an extraordinary family – not even about an extraordinary child (because all children are extraordinary). Rather, it's about living with an "ordinary" disease in an extraordinary way. Read more

Health and Wellness

BIt will have to be chirping birds, ripping muscles, cheering teammates and perhaps even grazing grizzly bears that make up the soundtrack for competitors in this year's Kluane Chilkat International Bike Relay (KCIBR). Read more

Yukon Summer