LAURIE WARREN is a 53 year old mule trainer from Council, Idaho. She got started helping her sons run teams. She has been mushing for 6 years and has won the 2015 and 2016 Best Cared for Team Award for Race to the Sky 100, she also took 4th place in the Eagle Cap Extreme 200 last month. This is her fourth Race to the Sky. In the lead will be Maya, Conman, Athena and Bessie.