Family of Sponsors

John Baker receives support from corporate sponsors which gives him the ability to train and maintain a high caliber kennel of sled dogs with the ability to remain in the forefront of the mid- and long-distance sled dog racing competition.

Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC) is a private, for-profit Alaska Native owned corporation representing business interest of the Arctic Slope Inupiat. The ASRC subsidiaries offer engineering and consulting services, civil construction, oil and gas support services, petroleum refining and distribution, aerospace engineering services, communications, venture capital, management and facilities management. ASRC clients range from local to multinational corporations and local to federal governmental agencies.

Teck, Red Dog Mine, a diversified mining and metals company and significant producer of copper, gold and specialty metals and operates the Red Dog Mine located in Northwest Alaska in the DeLong Mountains of the Brooks Range, 82 miles north of Kotzebue, 55 miles from the Chukchi Sea, and 106 miles above the Arctic Circle. It is situated within the Northwest Arctic Borough. Red Dog Operations is a zinc-lead mine and is the world’s largest producer of zinc concentrate. One of North America’s most significant mineral deposits, Red Dog is a key contributor to the region’s economy, providing significant economic benefits to Alaskans and Alaska’s Native people

Northern Air Cargo (NAC) is a cargo airline based out of Anchorage, Alaska. NAC has served as Alaska’s largest scheduled all-cargo airline for over fifty years. The fleet consists of two types of aircraft in all cargo configurations to provide general services and charter and flagstop service to rural Alaska and beyond. Through subsidiaries and sister companies, Northern Air Cargo and its affiliates provide people and business everywhere with a full array of surface and air transportation logistics services to handle everything from an overnight letter to the largest projects anywhere in the world.