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Iditarod registration opening draws 60 mushers

...Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race said 60 mushers have signed up for the 2015 race so far.Organizers said 36 mushers signed up at Iditarod Trail Committee...opening day of registration. Another 24 mushers registered by mail for the 1,000-mile...
Canadian musher to start first in Yukon Quest

...for spectacular crashes if mushers lose control of their teams.Fairbanks musher Tony Angelo said one challenge...on the start doesn't give mushers a race advantage. To offset...second in the race is Eureka musher Brent Sass. Casavant said...
11 mushers scratch, one withdrawn from Iditarod

...continue to take their toll on mushers in the Iditarod Trail Sled...Wednesday morning, 12 mushers from the original field of 69 have scratched. Another musher has been withdrawn by race...Rohn and Nikolai.Another musher, Scott Janssen of Anchorage...
Clam Gulch musher: Iditarod was 'frightening'

KENAI - Dog musher Gus Guenther of Clam Gulch...Guenther was one of at least 19 mushers to scratch before reaching...similar stories from other mushers about their difficulty on...Guenther was one of 10 mushers who failed to advance past...
Musher in 1st will get fancy dinner at checkpoint

...Served with port.Alaska musher scratches from Iditarod ANCHORAGE...The 59-year-old Healy musher scratched at the checkpoint...began Sunday in Willow. Three mushers have scratched.The 1,000-mile...the race, and was the first musher into the checkpoint in the...
Fairbanks Mushers Hall to close for the winter

FAIRBANKS - The Alaska Dog Mushers Association will close its Mushers Hall this winter to save money, removing a popular...Oct. 1, so I don't know what we'll do."The Mushers Association, which oversees sprint dog racing in the...
4 mushers scratch from Iditarod

...NOME, Alaska (AP) - Four mushers scratched Tuesday from the...scratch Tuesday.The Wasilla musher has the flu, and scratched...checkpoint.Another Wasilla musher, Rudy Demoski Sr., also...teams have scratched and one musher was withdrawn.
Drug testing planned for Iditarod mushers a pee test," musher Zack Steer of Sheep...Palin voting no. Mushers began signing up...from their bodies. Mushers point to marijuana...helps or hinders a musher's dog care. "I've never seen a musher gain a competitive...them. The issue of mushers smoking on the trail...
For mushers, Takotna is the spa of the Iditarod Trail

...trail-weary mushers would want. For mushers in the Iditarod Trail Sled...decades has been barking at mushers like a mother dog whose pups...Jan says as another exhausted musher with a windburned face and sits down at the long mushers' table adorned with a plastic...
21 mushers already signed up for 2015 Yukon Quest register.Twenty-one mushers signed up Saturday when registration...well ahead of the 18 total mushers in the 2014 race, the Fairbanks...of Whitehorse was the first musher to sign up Saturday, followed...drawing, and the order in which mushers draw their start position is...


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