Brenda Mackey

Age: 37
Hometown:  Fairbanks, AK

Brenda Mackey of Fairbanks, AK has been mushing her entire life. Brenda has competed in the Yukon Quest, Nushugak Classic, Sheep Creek Classic, Minto Dash 120, Nenana Tripod Race, Old Mail Trail 200, and the Copper Basin 300. 2016 will be Brenda’s first time competing in the K300.

Brenda’s family includes her husband Will Rhodes and daughter Isabel Rhodes. She races for Mackey’s Alaskan Distance Dogs

Brenda’s sponsors include Betty Laur-Varner, Fast Freeze Premium Ice, Dr. Carsons, and Rick and Patti Mackey. For more information on Brenda and her kennel, please visit