Bailey Cross Vitello is a professional dog musher who grew up in the sport. He has been mushing since he was a boy and as a teenager he finished the Junior Iditarod. He and his team have competed in races throughout the New England area, including the Can Am Crown, Sandwich Notch/NH, Wilderness/ME, Laconia/NH and the Great North Woods Sled Dog Challenge. They have also have traveled out west to compete in the Pedigree Stage Stop and the Race to The Sky. In 2017 he represented Team USA at the 2017 Winter World Championships in Haliburton, Canada and then went on to win the Bronze there.
In 2019 he and the team travelled to Bessans, France to once again represent Team USA in the Mid Distance Category as well as compete in the world renowned La Grande Odyssee. They were the first American team since 2008 to compete in La Grande Odyssee.