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Kasilof man revving for another Iron Dog run

...and pushing him back well short of a podium finish.In February of this year, however, VanMeter, 43, and teammate Marc McKenna came as close to Iron Dog perfection as any team previously. They ran that race faster than anyone else previously...
Racers compete in Iron Dog

...week in Fairbanks. The Iron Dog is the world's longest snowmachine race. Todd Palin has won the race four times. Marc McKenna of Anchorage and Eric Quam of Eagle River won last year. Palin's partner this year is Scott Davis, the same person...
Minnick, Olstad win 2009 Iron Dog snowmobile race

...finish line at 11:59 - four minutes behind the winners - and finished with an elapsed time of 37 hours, 22 minutes. Marc McKenna of Anchorage and and Dusty VanMeter of Kasilof on Ski-Doos were third in 38 hours, six minutes.
McKenna and Quam win Iron Dog race

ANCHORAGE - Marc McKenna of Anchorage and Eric Quam of Eagle River won the 25th Tesoro Iron Dog snowmobile race. The team crossed the Fairbanks finish...
Photo: Top dogs

Teammates Eric Quam, right, and Marc McKenna embrace each other Saturday at the finish line of the Tesoro Iron Dog snowmobile race as Gov. Sarah Palin approaches at left to congratulate the winners, who completed the nearly 2,000-mile race from Big Lake to Nome to Fairbanks.
Defending Iron Dog champions go separate ways in this year's race

ANCHORAGE - Marc McKenna and Eric Quam begin their Tesoro Iron Dog title defense Sunday, just not as teammates. The two collaborated for a victory last...


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