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...either Circle, Central or at Mile 101.All mushers must take a mandatory eight-hour rest at the last checkpoint in Two Rivers.Moore told the newspaper he wasn't as confident as race officials that these rules changes will help teams."I...
Nuchalawoyya celebrated in Tanana

...Nuklukayet: "The meeting of the two rivers, "the two powerful arteries of...the gathering at the meeting of the two rivers took place each year as naturally...naturally did so at the meeting of the two rivers. Through that meeting they did more...
Iditarod draws mushers from around the globe

...and Johannessen to be among the top mushers, and he wouldn't be surprised if all were in the top 10.Allen Moore of Two Rivers, Alaska, said it will be a hard-fought race to the finish line under the famed burled arch on Front Street in Nome...
Zirkle maintains Iditarod lead, reaches coast at Unalakeet

...3 1/2 hours.Zirkle, 44, of Two Rivers, Alaska, pulled into Kaltag at...husband, Allen Moore, train dogs at Two Rivers, Alaska, 24 miles west of Fairbanks...32 a.m. The best finish for the Two Rivers musher was second in 1981.Four-time...
Allen Moore wins Yukon Quest

...Allen Moore early Monday won his second consecutive Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.The 56-year-old from Two Rivers crossed the finish line at Takhini Hot Springs near Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, at 2:12 a.m. Alaska time, according...
King leads Iditarod, 1st out of White Mountain

...King is a four-time champion and could match Rick Swenson with five championships if he is first to Nome.Zirkle, of Two Rivers, Alaska, has finished as runner-up the last two years.
Alaska mushers in lead on Iditarod's final stretch

...first female winner, taking the crown in 1985.King won the Iditarod in 1993, 1996, 1998 and 2006. Rick Swenson, of Two Rivers, is the race's only five-time champion. If King wins, he'll also become the Iditarod's oldest champion. That...
Zirkle aims for Iditarod title after narrow misses

...finished her degree in 1992 and headed straight back to Alaska. After she and Moore married, they 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...
Iditarod starts in Willow

...there," Burmeister said.The trail conditions could prove to be an advantage for one musher's wife.Allen Moore of Two Rivers, Alaska, last month won his second consecutive Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race. The conditions now are the...
Party atmosphere marks Iditarod's ceremonial start

...matter what, if it's warm or if it's cold, or it's windy, or if it's raining," said musher Aliy Zirkle of Two Rivers. Zirkle has finished second each of the last two races."Every single year, I have to say, I go into it thinking...


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