Kristin Bacon

Age: 41
Hometown: Big Lake, AK

Kristin Bacon is originally from Ohio, but has lived in Alaska since 1999.  She began mushing in 2011 and has raced in the Knik 200, Copper Basin 300, Northern Lights 300 and Kobuk 440 in addition to the 2015 K300. Her family includes her sister in Anchoragae, a brother in Washington, DC, and parents in Ohio, in addition to her partner Jeff King.  Kristin’s kennel is Bacon’s Acres Kennel, which has 26 dogs.

Bacon’s sponsors include Alyeska Therapy Center, Jim and Pat Updegraft, Brent Howell and Linda Pope, RacerConnect, and Bolt Construction.

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