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Mackey: Another win doesn't look likely

...race-hardened veteran to be having trouble. Buser lost valuable time when his dog team became entangled with Jamaican musher Newton Marshall's team. Five of Buser's dogs got loose. Another musher found three of the dogs and two trotted into the next...
Mushers from around world plan for Iditarod

...the race is a constant, and a hot young contender among 62 entries to date is 26-year-old Jamaican Oswald "Newton" Marshall. One of 19 rookies who signed up for the 2010 event, Marshall finished 13th out of a field of 29 mushers in last...
Jamaican to train for Iditarod with champ Mackey

ANCHORAGE - Jamaican dog musher Newton Marshall arrived in Alaska on Sunday to begin a kind of three-month Iditarod boot camp with reigning champ Lance Mackey. Mackey, who...
Mushers take off for race to Nome

...was never strictly enforced. In another first, a Jamaican musher is the first Caribbean entry in the Iditarod. Newton Marshall, a 26-year-old resident of St. Anne Parish, has been training with Mackey this winter. Sponsored by Margaritaville...
Mackey pushes for 4th Iditarod win

...much better for the Iditarod. He ran both again this year even though he has been coaching a rookie from Jamaica, Newton Marshall. "My body's just getting beat up," he said. "If I'm not having fun and my body's not holding up, then...
First musher from Jamaica finishes Iditarod

...reached the finish line at Nome, three days after Lance Mackey won for an unprecedented fourth consecutive time. Newton Marshall finished in 47th place. The 27-year-old rookie covered the arduous course in 12 days, 4 hours and 27 minutes...
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Iditarod festivities begin

...form since 1984 but never enforced. Another first this year is the entry of the first Jamaican in the Iditarod. Newton Marshall, a 26-year-old resident of St. Anne Parish, completed the Yukon Quest last year as a rookie and has been training...
Jamaican musher Newton Marshall prepares for Yukon Quest

FAIRBANKS - Newton Marshall thought he was in trouble upon receiving a call that began the Jamaican's odyssey as a dog musher. In 2005, Marshall was working...


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