Lapland quest 2019

Busy morning for everybody...








Everybody are ready for the start!



Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

Lets go!!




Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

First teams on the trail!



Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

10 dog class are on their way to 200km trail!


Teams are hitting the hills of Aalistunturi, and they look happy!

Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

Lead, follow, or get out of the way!



Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

Long-distance mushers taking care of their dogs, and prepares team for rest.



Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

Teams resting, coming and going... Race center is ready 24|7



Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

Hills, forest and swamp areas, teams of Lapland Quest see all the true landscapes of Finnish Lapland.



Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

MD-Class Top 3

1. Karoliina Ruippo

2. Susanna Saarijärvi

3. Toni Ojatalo

Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

LD-Class Top 3

1. Riku Setälä

2. Raine Niemi

3. Taisto Torneus

Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.

Jerry Vanek telling mushers about dog care after the race.



Lapland Quest 2019

Pete Huttunen

Kolarin kunta / Leader tunturilappi.