Ken Anderson

Age: 43
Hometown: Fox, AK

Based in Fox, Alaska, Anderson has competed in the K300 six times and the Iditarod 15 times. Ken won the 2012 Kobuk 440 and placed 2nd in the 2011 Kobuk 440. Ken and his wife, musher Gwen Holdmann, are the first husband and wife to complete both the Iditarod and the Yukon Quest. Ken’s family includes his wife Gwen and three children, Leif, Marais, and Lily.

Ken mushes for Windy Creek Kennels, which has 45 dogs. For more information on Ken and his kennel, please visit

Anderson’s sponsors include Redpaw Dog Foods and Lupine Lights.