Gary Kyrouac began mushing in 1998 when he met his wife Dona. Together they began to build their racing kennel of Siberian Huskies.
During his time on the runners Gary competed in numerous sprint races In Colorado and then moved on to mid-distance races. He has participated in races like Priest Lake and Ashton, Idaho. Gary retired from active competition in 2008.
Gary lives in Seeley Lake, Montana with his wife and their remaining huskies. He spends his time caring for the dogs and training to be a chef.