A slew of teams are into Skwentna, but there are more than a few holed up on river bends before the checkpoint. You have to think that strategy is already a play as big names like Baker, Kaiser, and Seavey are taking their breaks before the Skwentna checkpoint. This is where experience comes into play. A rookie just doesn’t know, but after a couple of Iditarods you have quite a bunch of time to think out what might be a winning strategy. Tomorrow morning will give us a better picture of what is playing out here. The battle of dogs, men, and brains has just begun!