Sponsors and Supporters 2017-8

Dog Sponsors:
Brendan Prusik for sponsoring Oriana Fallaci
Margaret McNamara for sponsoring Nibbler and Victor Hugo
Joan Fullerton for sponsoring Hilde (for the third year!) and Victor Hugo
Greg, Dayna, and Gunnar for sponsoring Ellie and Nibbler. 
Chris Garby for sponsoring Elim and Zippo.
 

Team Sponsors: 
Ashley Ragovin
Sharon O'Neill
Cooper Hill Axe Works

 

Sponsors and Supporters 2016-2017

Dog Sponsors:
Brianna Boisselle for sponsoring Oriana Fallaci
Margaret McNamara for sponsoring Wembley, Hilde, and Bayley
Joan Fullerton for sponsoring Hilde
Brooke Holton for sponsoring Hyside
Tom, Abra and Bliss for sponsoring Taz
Jennifer Miller for sponsoring Inferno
Barney Rydel for sponsoring Nibbler
Honey Rydel for sponsoring Chase
Kate Spinillo for sponsoring Ariel
Irene Yang for sponsoring Ia
Derek Storm Schott for sponsoring House
Greg, Dayna, and Gunnar for sponsoring Ellie and Nibbler
Mike Malakian (and our former teammates Gaby and Tawhio) for sponsoring Ellie
Lindsay Hamrick for sponsoring Taz. 
Megan Shepard for sponsoring Hawkeye
Sue Sevigny for sponsoring Hyside
Ripley Doten for sponsoring Paolo
Belle Fullerton for sponsoring Hilde
Ted Kirk for sponsoring Ariel
Chris Garby for sponsoring Wembley
Dianne Rein for sponsoring Oriana Fallaci
Stephanie Miller for sponsoring Nibbler
Chris Garby for sponsoring Foreman
N. Houston for sponsoring House and Wembley
Bob Stewart for sponsoring Ia
Mary Ann Bartley for sponsoring Inferno
Tina Zorzi for sponsoring Paolo

Dog Team Sponsors:
Meg, Keelan, Lydia, and (our former teammate) Thai for sponsoring the team.
Maihi (our former teammate) and family for sponsoring the team.
Cooper Hill Axe Works for sponsoring the team.

Bootie Sponsors:
Sharon O'Neill
Margaret McNamara

Rita Sponsors:
Chris Woodside
Cimara Dunn
Sue Whiting: For sponsoring the Can Am registration!
Brianna Boisselle and Wes Guerin
Chris Garby: For bringing Bolt to us

In-Kind Support:
Chuck Johnston for patience and kindness in support of the musher, and for supporting the home when I can not be there.
Will O'Brien and my brother David for feeding the dogs, three days a week, rain or shine or snow. 
Matt Moore for creating a playlist that always seems to be in tune with my mood. 
Kara White Hunter for power gorp.
Chris Garby/ Cooper Hill Axe Works for race-length axes. 

Handlers: 
Jon Brown and A.J. Downey for the UP200
Elissa Gramling for the Can Am 250

Host Families: 
Nature's Kennel for the week before the UP200
Laura and Don Audibert for the Can Am 250

bayley and hyside at the start of the Can am 250, 2016. Pete freeman photo, capture27photography.

bayley and hyside at the start of the Can am 250, 2016. Pete freeman photo, capture27photography.

Sponsors and Supporters 2015-2016

Dog Team Sponsors:
Margaret McNamara for sponsoring Bayley
Barney and Honey Rydel for sponsoring Maihi
Joan Fullerton for sponsoring Hilde
Chris Garby for sponsoring Ellie
Brooke Holton for sponsoring Taz
Stephanie Miller for sponsoring Nibbler
Chris Garby/ Cooper Hill Axe Works for sponsoring Taz
Belle Fullerton for sponsoring Hawkeye
Carole Martin for sponsoring Ia
Kieron Coffield for sponsoring Ariel
Bridget Sprague for sponsoring Thai
Stephen Bartley for sponsoring Hawkeye
Tom Callahan and Bliss for sponsoring Taz
Chris Garby/ Cooper Hill Axe Works for sponsoring Maihi
Donald Stickney for sponsoring House

Lori Langlois for sponsoring the whole team. 
The Whiting Family (Suzy, Brad, Steven, and Joseph) for sponsoring the whole team.
Chris Garby/ Cooper Hill Axe Works for sponsoring the whole team.
Mary and Tom King for sponsoring the whole team.

Bootie Sponsors:
Chris Garby
James Bailey
Martin Schap

In-Kind support:
Kara White Hunter for her incredible trail mix
Matt Moore for the music in my ears
Andy Bartleet for construction projects, sled repair and design improvements, and for helping train the youngsters.
David Manikian and Will O'Brien for feeding the dogs three days a week, rain or shine.
Katie Laflamme for my good-luck charm
Rachel Manikian Grossman for notes in every checkpoint bag. 
Angela Powell for the presence of the raven
Chuck Johnston for patience, caring, and support of the musher., and for holding down the homestead during so many long training runs and for the long weeks away for the UP200 and the Can Am 250.  .

Race handlers:
Maria Gaffney and Tashi for the UP200
Elissa Gramling for the Can Am 250.  

Host families:
Bill and Simone Vadja for the UP200
Laura and Don Audibert for the Can Am 250