Etnire Takes Third in 100 Mile Race to the Sky
Roger Dey, Blackfoot Valley Dispatch
Seeley Lake musher Roy Etnire crossing Morris Road about a quarter mile from the Race to the Sky start in Lincoln, Mont. Gondor and Sidney led Etnire's team of Alaskan Huskies, all from Cindy Gallea's line.
SEELEY LAKE – Seeley Lake musher Roy Etnire finished third in this year's 100-mile Race to the Sky. He was the only local musher to participate in their year's race.
Etnire operates Mystik North Sleddogs and has been mushing for eight years. He won the 2014 Eagle Cap 100 and the Race to the Sky 100 in 2013 and 2014. He received the Race to the Sky Best Cared for Team Award in 2014.
Twenty mushers from Montana, Alaska, Utah, Idaho, Washington, Oregon and Canada competed in this year's 100 and 300-mile Race to the Sky. Of the 11 adult mushers in the 100 mile race, three teams withdrew.
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