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Seavey expected to win Iditarod early today

...27-year-old Dallas Seavey pulled out of the White Mountain checkpoint, 77 miles from the finish line in Nome. Seavey...2004 and 2013 and was scheduled to leave the White Mountain checkpoint just after 10 p.m., following the end of...
Analysis: Sullivan's lead will increase

...fourth quarter.He's driving a 12-dog team six hours ahead of Mark Begich's 10-dog team out of the White Mountain checkpoint on the trail to Nome.Don't like sports analogies? In plain English: Unless something drastically changes...
Alaska mushers in lead on Iditarod's final stretch

...champion, is attempting to become the race's second five-time winner. He arrived at 7:02 a.m. at the White Mountain checkpoint, 77 miles from the finish line in Nome, and left at 3:02 p.m. AKST, fulfilling exactly the eight-hour...
Seavey scales waterfall to win Iditarod

...Afognak Island.The next day he is bedding down next to lead dogs Beatle and Reef somewhere between the Ruby and White Mountain checkpoints in the Iditarod.Somewhere, my blend of reality TV and reality reality has become blurred.The Seavey boy...
Iditarod tightens rules on coaching

...commentator and former Iditarod champion Joe Runyan. The Iditarod board has added a flexible time penalty at the White Mountain checkpoint for anyone who violates the rule on outside assistance. The race marshal has the discretion to determine the...
Baker maintains lead

...make any mistakes. Top mushers have already taken two mandatory rest stops, with a third awaiting them at the White Mountain checkpoint, 77 miles from Nome. With few strategic options left, correctly calculating a team's run-rest ratio is...
Iditarod: Now it's a race

...Healy, retaking the lead early today in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Sørlie was the first musher into the White Mountain checkpoint, where teams are required to take an eight-hour layover before the 77-mile run to Nome. Sørlie arrived...
Jonrowe struggles with sick dog, finishes 16th

...hang on to a top-20 finish. DeeDee Jonrowe of Willow endured a trying 16-hour journey from Elim to the White Mountain checkpoint. Until Elim, Jonrowe had been maintaining a grip on fourth place. But after Jonrowe left the coastal village...
King closes in on the finish line

...Kasilof, DeeDee Jonrowe of Willow, John Baker of Kotzebue and Bjornar Andersen of Oslo, Norway, also left the White Mountain checkpoint, but were hours behind King. King was poised to join Swingley, Martin Buser and Susan Butcher as four-time...
Dallas Seavey wins Iditarod

...S. Olympic Training Center before turning his attention back to dogs, was the first musher to reach the White Mountain checkpoint at 12:14 a.m. Alaska time.Sixty-six teams began the race on March 4. Eleven mushers have scratched...


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