The next 2 teams into Shaktoolik are both Iditarod Champions and both carry the last name Seavey. Father and Son are battling it out. Last year the older and wiser Mitch edged out his son Dallas. This year Dallas has made a big move in Unalakleet and passed his elder. Currently he is about 7 miles a...
And here is number 4 into Shaktoolik. Sonny Lindner from Two Rivers Alaska. Not a bad of a cut for the small community, with 1st and 4th place into Shaktoolik. Sonny is running a great race. He says this will be his last one and its time for the younger generation to take over… , time will tell if h...
We can see a few more lights in the distance. That is not always the case here specially if it is blowing like this outside. SImply there is not much snow left to blow around. In a way that is a very good thing, as otherwise that would make conditions harder than they already are. Jeff King and Mart...
” 5 Miles out ” is my 3 a.m., wake up call. We all had been taking a bit of a nap before the checkpoints gets busy. Now the checkpoint is a flurry of activity. Half of the village has arrived also…. and that is in the middle of the night.
Shelagh GellerThank you for being up all hours, posting, making photos, making us armchair mushers (in Europe) happy! Thank you to everyone who comes out in the middle of the night to welcome mushers at checkpoints and help make their stay comfortable. Thank you!7 · 5 hours ago
Colleen NordholmI want to thank you all for keeping us all informed. I live on the Oregon Coast and truly LOVE the Iditarod....thanks so very much!2 · 5 hours ago
LeeAnn JeyakaranThanks from North Carolina, all the dogs and mushers are so inspiring!
Aliy! Aliy! Aliy!2 · 4 hours ago
Sebastian SchnuelleAnd this is exactluy what I wrote" And for now…. it is Aliy Zirkle who is in command of Iditarod 42 with running the ” normal Takotna 24hr layover ” schedule. " and what is wrong with that Ardele Lockwood????8 · 4 hours ago
Robert GlazierLooking good Aliy!....Congrats to all the racers also.....1 · 4 hours ago
Corey WeeksHere comes the seavey's their rest schedule is about to pay off . Both Mitch and dallas are getting closer to aliy making up. 5. To 6 hours and they even rested between kaltag and unakaleet.1 · 5 hours ago