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Mushing family a strong presence in Iditarod

...ANCHORAGE - Don't get Dallas and Mitch Seavey wrong. They love each other...term "mushing dynasty," but Mitch Seavey, who also won in 2004 acknowledges...kennels banging away at it," Mitch Seavey said. "You're bound to get...
Mitch Seavey in Iditarod lead, Aliy Zirkle close

...first two teams in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Mitch Seavey was the first musher into the checkpoint at White Mountain...from Elim to White Mountain, a half hour faster than Mitch Seavey.Seavey and Zirkle each have 10 dogs left on their...
53-year-old musher becomes oldest Iditarod champ

...oldest winner of Alaska's grueling test of endurance.Mitch Seavey and 10 dogs crossed the Nome finish line to cheering...winner, beating Zirkle to the finish line by one hour.Mitch Seavey first won the Iditarod in 2004. Before Seavey's win...
Iditarod registration opening draws 60 mushers

...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.The race begins with a ceremonial start in Anchorage...
Iditarod starts in Willow

...untamed wilderness, the mighty Yukon River and the wind-whipped Bering Sea coast.Among those in the field are Mitch Seavey, last year's champion, and his son, Dallas Seavey, the 2012 winner."The last two winners might create more...
Dallas Seavey wins his second Iditarod

...he was "racing my dad for third," he said. But the trailing musher he thought was his father, defending champion Mitch Seavey, was actually Zirkle, and they were battling for first place.Only Zirkle knew it, though."Sure, yeah, hindsight...
Zirkle maintains Iditarod lead, reaches coast at Unalakeet 8:32 a.m.Ten other mushers had left Kaltag as of 5:30 p.m., including former champions Robert Sorlie, Mitch Seavey and Dallas Seavey.Unalakleet is 261 miles from the finish line in Nome.The National Weather Service predicted mostly...
Iditarod draws mushers from around the globe

...trails."That will either be a real advantage or perhaps a disadvantage for them," Jonrowe said.Defending champion Mitch Seavey said this could be the year any number of mushers wins the race, but he's keeping an eye on Sorlie, who is competing...
Alaska mushers in lead on Iditarod's final stretch

...If King wins, he'll also become the Iditarod's oldest champion. That record is held by Mitch Seavey, who was 53 when he won last year. Mitch Seavey was running in fifth place Monday.The trail this year has been marked by poor conditions...
Zirkle aims for Iditarod title after narrow misses

...built their home in Two Rivers, where they hunt moose in the fall and garden in the summer.The defending champion, Mitch Seavey, beat Zirkle into Nome by 24 minutes last year."I told her at the finish line that I think she'll probably win...


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