Tagged: Dog Sled Racing

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Women of the Iditarod 2019

It’s that time of year again!! Time to learn about the badass lives of the incredible women of Iditarod 2019. If you don’t know much about the Iditarod, just know that it is an annual long-distance (1,000-ish miles; the route varies slightly each year) dog sled...

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Women of the Iditarod 2018

Welcome to the 2018 Lady Roster for the “Last Great Race on Earth”! If you read last years article, you already know a bit about the race and some of the fine female participants. This year I’ll try to bring you a few NEW fun...

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Women of the Iditarod 2017

The word “Iditarod” comes from an indigenous Athabascan word, meaning “distant place.” Although the course is not technically the same every year, the race is listed as being 1,049 miles… not because that’s the actual distance, but rather because Alaska is the 49th US state. Actually,...