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Mushers sign up for 2016 Yukon Quest

...FAIRBANKS - Champion mushers and rookies alike met...race officials said 21 mushers had signed up for the...first-time 1,000-mile musher Andy Pace. His fans and fellow mushers as he became the fifth musher to sign up Saturday...
Rookie musher from California last to finish Iditarod

...FAIRBANKS - This year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race has wrapped up, with the final musher arriving in Nome.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported that rookie musher Cindy Abbott, from Irvine, California, arrived in Nome seconds before 9:20...
Iditarod brings friendship between musher, girl

...ANCHORAGE - Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher Wade Marrs shares a special bond with...where they left off."I want to be a musher, really bad," the Anchorage girl get a chance to witness her favorite musher finish first in Nome.Ashley was also...
Mitch Seavey is first Iditarod musher to reach Ruby

...Mitch Seavey was the first musher to reach the checkpoint in Ruby, and an up-and-coming musher has been disqualified.Seavey...hours, 51 minutes.A host of mushers were en route on the Yukon...communications device with him. Mushers are not allowed to have contact...
2 mushers scratch from Iditarod at Tanana checkpoint

ANCHORAGE - Two mushers have scratched from this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Race...came in to the checkpoint Wednesday before scratching.There are 75 mushers remaining in this year's race. The winner is expected early next...
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11 mushers scratch, one withdrawn from Iditarod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 Another musher has been withdrawn by race...Rohn and Nikolai.Another musher, Scott Janssen of Anchorage...
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...
Crash will keep musher from 2015 Iditarod

ANCHORAGE - An Iditarod musher injured by a sport utility vehicle...started trying to get ahold of local mushers to say, 'My dogs are loose and they're...called Tracey Schaeffer, a Caswell musher, who organized a group to find Hendrickson's...
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...


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