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Kuskokwim 300 will be a 12-dog race in 2015

...Iditarod winner Martin Buser and his son Rohn (who won last year's Kuskokwim 300) and four-time Iditarod winner Lance Mackey.Fansler said he expects local mushers to be at the starting line, but he had not received official word from 9-time...
Iditarod registration opening draws 60 mushers

...Seavey, a 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...
Today in sports history

...Spurs. Popovich becomes the 24th coach to reach 1,000 games and only the seventh to do it with one team.2010 - Lance Mackey wins the 1,100-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race to become the first musher in the event's 38-year history to...
Mackey skips Iditarod; will race Fur Rondy

...Trail Sled Dog Race is sitting out this year's race as he recovers from physical problems related to his cancer.Lance Mackey, who won the race from 2007-2010, will instead participate in a shorter Anchorage race as he works to get dental...
Inaugural sled dog race begins

FAIRBANKS - Four-time Iditarod champion Lance Mackey was among 23 competitors heading to Eagle Thursday in a new sled dog race that pays tribute to an Eagle Village tribal chief who...
Photo: Down dogs

Lance Mackey of Fairbanks leads his team out of the start chute of the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race on Feb. 2 in Whitehorse, Yukon...
Iditarod kicks off with festive ceremonial start

...six past winners of the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race, held just weeks before the Iditarod.Lance Mackey of Fairbanks - the only musher to ever win both races the same year - just scratched from the Quest in February because...
Sleds off as 41st Iditarod race begins in Alaska the business of racing - at least among top mushers like defending champion Dallas Seavey and four-time winners Lance Mackey, Jeff King and Martin Buser.They are among six past Iditarod winners in the running. Mackey, of Fairbanks, is...
Mushers welcome rest at Alaska wilderness villages

...if you're first or 50th, it seems like the whole damn race is in Takotna at the same time," four-time champion Lance Mackey said.Overcrowding is leading some mushers to continue 23 miles to the next checkpoint at Ophir - another ghost town...
Love of sport, not money, draws Iditarod mushers

...his mandatory 24-hour rest at the next checkpoint in the village of Takotna. In the lead was four-time champion Lance Mackey, who blew out of Ophir 23 miles past Takotna at 5:45 a.m. Wednesday to begin the 80-mile run to the next checkpoint...


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