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7-Course Gourmet Meal Awaits Iditarod Leader At Checkpoint

AP | MARK THIESSEN | Posted 05.07.2013 | Sports

IDITAROD, Alaska -- After days of heating up meals in boiling water used to make gravy for the dogs and snacking on energy bars or chunks of meat, the...

Young Musher Makes Iditarod History

AP | MARK THIESSEN | Posted 05.13.2012 | Sports

NOME, Alaska — Dallas Seavey won the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Tuesday evening, becoming the youngest musher to win the nearly 1,000-mile ...

Iditarod 2012: How To Follow Alaska's Sled Dog Race Like a Pro

AlaskaDispatch.com | Posted 05.06.2012 | Sports
AlaskaDispatch.com

It's hard to tell who's actually leading a race due to the idiosyncrasies of start-time adjustments, mandatory layovers, trailside camping, and general musher sneakiness. And the unknown is part of the sport's appeal.

Iditarod Dogs on the Edge

AlaskaDispatch.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
AlaskaDispatch.com

Lean dogs in the middle of the Iditarod race are a concern to everyone because they may not have the reserves they need to both run hard and keep themselves warm if the weather gets too windy or too cold.

Veteran Musher Chases Iditarod History

AlaskaDispatch.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
AlaskaDispatch.com

Four-time champ Martin Buser was at the front of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, chasing history north toward the old ghost town of Iditarod. No musher past age 50 has ever won the 900-mile race.