Ketil Reitan has run the Iditarod sled dog race 7 times, representing Kaktovik, With the nickname "The Hope from the Slope". Ketil finished 14th place out of 69 starting team in the 2018 Iditarod.

Vebjorn Aishana Reitan finished 4th place out of 26 starting teams in the 2018 Yukon Quest. He was named the Rookie of the year. 1000 miles from Fairbanks to Whitehorse, Canada.

Martin Apayauq Reitan has signed up for the 2019 Yukon Quest that starts first weekend in February and the Iditarod the first weekend in March. Both races have online satelite tracking and lots of media coverage.