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Seavey expected to win Iditarod early today

...he told Anchorage TV station KTUU.Last year, Seavey won the Iditarod seemingly by accident. Four-time champion Jeff King had been speeding toward what seemed like a foreordained victory. Instead, he was 25 miles from the finish line when...
Aaron Burmeister first musher to reach Bering Sea coast

...the last checkpoint on the Yukon River. He left in bitter cold temperatures behind Aliy Zirkle and four-time champion Jeff King.Mushers will face hard-packed trail and chilling North Pacific winds as they run up the coast from Unalakleet and...
Burmeister has lead in Iditarod, first to leave Galena

...including four-time champion Jeff King.King claimed a gourmet meal Dad (musher Mitch Seavey) and Jeff King hold about 90 percent of the lottery...Seaveys, herself and King. "I think Jeff King is chomping at the bit like no one's...
2015 'I-Did-A-Detour' start moved to Fairbanks

...Healy's Ramy Brooks (9d 17h 37m 10s) and Denali Park's Jeff King (9d 23h 17m) also broke the 10-day mark. Zirkle finished...Veteran.56 - DeeDee Jonrowe, F, Willow, Veteran.57 - Jeff King, M, Denali, Veteran.58 - Linwood Fiedler, M, Willow...
More cold cash for Iditarod sled dog race winner

...home about $50,000, which some mushers say doesn't even cover their dog-food bill for a year.Four-time winner Jeff King donated $50,000 to the race, but times have improved in the two years since he made that gift."It has been a gradual...
Iditarod registration opening draws 60 mushers

...two-time winner, is among those who registered. Other former winners to sign up are four-time champions Lance Mackey, Jeff King and Martin Buser, and two-time champion Mitch Seavey, the father of Dallas Seavey. Mackey skipped this year's Iditarod...
Clam Gulch musher: Iditarod was 'frightening'

...Seavey crossed under the arch in record-breaking time. He said the final stretch along the Norton Sound Coast where Jeff King and Aliy Zirkle stopped because of limited visibility is dangerous when the wind is howling and blowing snow.With six...
Iditarod: Five things to know about standout finishes

...point in his second victory of what would be four consecutive Iditarod wins. He could not shake four-time champion Jeff King for much of the trail until the two reached Elim, a checkpoint 123 miles from Nome. Mackey, who was leading by three...
Zirkle maintains Iditarod lead, reaches coast at Unalakeet

...hours and departed at 8:32 a.m. The best finish for the Two Rivers musher was second in 1981.Four-time champion Jeff King, 58, of Denali, Alaska, reached Kaltag at 8:23 a.m. He stayed just nine minutes and followed Lindner out at 8...
Lance Mackey enters 2015 Yukon Quest field

...strong 28-team field will include Allen Moore, who has back-to-back titles, and former champions Hugh Neff and Jeff King."I think this is the most exciting field we've had," said Marti Steury, the race's Alaska executive director...


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