April 22, 2021

Musher Details

2021 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Sawyer Brown

Sawyer Brown

Hometown: Ester, Alaska


Biography

Sawyer Brown, 14, says he started mushing in 2010 and wanted to be the youngest winner of the Iditarod. He ran the 2020 Willow 100 and the JNAC 6 dog race in 2020. She started mushing with 4 dogs from Dew Claw Kennel in 2010. He has bred his own line of dogs since 2015 and has raised 80% of her race team from puppies. He has done all her training this year herself on the trails in Ester and the White Mountains. He is in the 8th grade and normally attends the Effie Kokrine Charter School, but due to COVID, he has been homeschooled this year. In school he participates in snowshoeing and skiing. Outside of school, he enjoys mechanics. After high school, he wants be a fire fighter. He says he will continue mushing and wants to run the Yukon Quest in 2025 and the Iditarod in 2026,

Sponsors

3R Ranch
Arctic Expressions
Dark Horse Racing Kennel