Martin Buser, racing with 14 dogs, kept up his bid to win the 2014 Iditarod, leaving Nulato about 9:34 Friday night.
Mushers are surprised at how many dogs fared well through some of the roughest trail they’ve seen in the race’s history.
Iditarod teams are making their way across the Interior region where the trail is soft, smooth and covered in snow – a far cry from the rough and rocky trail that took many mushers out of the race earlier this week.
Following disappointing races at the Sochi Olympics, Randall of Anchorage, won a World Cup sprint race in Finland over the weekend.
Seventy-four skiers and snowboarders raced in the Town Downhill.
This year’s race includes six former champions and at least 20 mushers vying for a top-10 finish.
The U.S. Olympic Committee says NBC network plans 50 hours of television coverage of the Paralympics between March 7 and March 16
Another beautiful weekend is in the forecast
Youngsters learn the fundamentals for a lifelong sport.
Already missing the figure skating from the Olympics? Juneau had its own figure skating competition this past weekend.