Mad about mushing

South Africa
eNCA speaks to members of South Africa's dog sledding community about their love of one of the country's lesser known sports eNCA

With an estimated 100 sledders throughout South Africa, dryland sledding is not a sport on many people's radar. However, whatever the community lacks in size it makes up for in enthusiasm. eNCA asks the Wondermutt Underdogs, Howling Huskies and others why they brave freezing temperatures and early winter mornings for their canine companions.

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