12 March 2017

Iditarod Update #18

Race Standings – Top 5 Mushers

1Mitch Seavey
Bib 16
OUT OF Kaltag
AT 03-12 04:40
2Dallas Seavey
Bib 18
OUT OF Kaltag
AT 03-12 04:45
3Wade Marrs
Bib 29
OUT OF Kaltag
AT 03-12 05:28
4Nicolas Petit
Bib 24
OUT OF Kaltag
AT 03-12 06:35
5Joar Leifseth Ulsom
Bib 38
OUT OF Kaltag
AT 03-12 06:50

Note: Aliy Zirkle, a favorite here, is in 6th place, approx. 4 1/2 hours behind the leader.


Suz said...

Those Seavey's seem to be a pretty tough, resourceful family.

Rev. Paul said...

These things tend to go in streaks - a racer will win several times in a half-dozen years, and then never win again. But they're red hot right now.

Toirdhealbheach Beucail said...

What a fascinating pieced of trivia about the checkpoint hall. Myself, I love the smell of frying bacon.

Rev. Paul said...

It's a great incentive to keep the mushers moving toward their town. At least, it would be for me.