Stories by Rachel D'Oro

Saturday, March 9, 2013

Four-time champ leads Iditarod

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Four-time champion Martin Buser holds the lead in Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, hoping to be only the second musher to ever claim a fifth title in the race's ...
By Rachel D'Oro

Friday, March 8, 2013

Iditarod competitors battle fatigue

Participants in the Iditarod Sled Dog Race are struggling with exhaustion in their journey toward the finish line in Nome on Alaska's western coast. But they keep on mushing anyway.
By Rachel D'Oro

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Love of sport, not money, drives mushers

No one who races sled dogs is going to get filthy rich any time soon, even if they win Alaska's 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
By Rachel D'Oro

Monday, March 4, 2013

Tactics, trickery play role in Iditarod

Here's one way to win the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race: Let others take the early lead in the 1,000-mile trek to Alaska's western coast.
By Rachel D'Oro

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Sled-dog teams begin journey in Iditarod

WILLOW, Alaska - Dogs aching to run bolted out of the chute Sunday to launch the 41st running of Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
By Rachel D'Oro

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Iditarod kicks off with ceremonial start

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Mushers and their dogs took a leisurely jaunt through Anchorage on Saturday in the ceremonial start of Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
By Rachel D'Oro

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