DÉFI TAÏGA 200
In the world of the dog since 1980.
My beginnings were with hunting dog competition.
FQCA, Quebec Retriever Federation
CCC, Canadian Canine Club
NAVHDA, North American Versatile Hunting dog association.
Judge in field trial to the Canadian Kennel Club.
Sled dog, I competed for 15 years, in the 25 to 40 miles category
I also had the chance to be handler for two 200-mile races.
Official in sprint races category
I take this opportunity to wish a good race all participants
Barbara is a veterinarian since 1996.
She began her career in Africa working for Vterinarian Without Borders for more than three years. Upon her return in Quebec she worked one year in a clinic, and then she was emergency veterinarian at the Daubigny Veterinary Hospital in Quebec City.
She is the owner of the Pont-Rouge Vet Clinic since 2006
Barbara is passionate about animals. Their behavior and the human-animal relationship are two of her major interests.
She loves the outdoor, walking, traveling, discovering new things and new experiences.
This will be her second participation in the challenge.
"I loved my experience at the first edition of the challenge in 2014!
Discover the North, the Majesty of its landscapes, the colours of the sky and of the snow, the people who live there and the Taiga challenge race were a wonderful experience that I wanted to relive. The veterinary team expands, we will be present to ensure the well-being of athletes from the beginning to the end of the rase, I can’t wait to see again the 2014 mushers and their team and meet the new participants!
Labrador City’s veterinarian
Carine Bourrellis is veterinarian since 1995 and co-owner of the Lasalle veterinarian clinic since 1998. Carine love veterinary medicine, traveling, photography, and playing outdoors
She has worked in a zoo, volunteered in Thailand, attended conferences in North America and Europe, made a photo safary in India trip and now has found :
What's better than the Taiga challenge to combine all these passions!
This will be her second participation in the challenge, and she promises to do everything possible to ensure the well-being of the athletes.
La période d'inscription pour la 4e édition se tiendra du 28 octobre 19 heures au 31 janvier 23h59. Infos au https://t.co/dIoK0z6v19— Défi Taïga (@DefiTaiga) 21 septembre 2016