Sled Dog Racing Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Tetzner zooms to Fur Rendezvous Invitational mushing crownRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Mushers Jason Dunlap, left, and Nikki Seo, right, race to the finish line during the final day of the Fur Rondy sled dog races in downtown Anchorage on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016. Dunlap placed 11th overall and Seo placed 8th overall in the three-day event.

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  2. Iconic Rondy race run on 3 mile slush loopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | APRN

    Anchorage's warm weather and terrible snow conditions severely hampered the sled-dog sprint races that have been a cornerstone of Fur Rondy celebrations since 1946. Organizers were forced to reduce the 25-mile course used in the Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship to just a three-mile loop from 4th Avenue to Mulcahy Stadium and back.

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  3. Brasch Words'Following Orders' is No Defense for Cold-Blooded MurderRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | American Reporter

    ... prior to the 2010 Winter Olympics, anticipating a significant increase in tourists who wanted to experience sled dog racing. Its advertising claimed that for $169 tourists could experience "a once in a lifetime experience [with] your team of ...

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  4. 10 best US family vacation experiences for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Examiner.com

    A recent push from international destinations like Chiang Mai, Thailand, countries across South America and Iceland suggests that exotic travel is only possible when traveling afar. Yet, the United States is home to its own exotic destinations and experiences without need for passports or long, expensive flights around the world.

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  5. Fur Rondy gets off to a slushy start in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Anchorage's warm weather and terrible snow conditions severely hampered the sled dog sprint races that have been a cornerstone of Fur Rondy celebrations since 1946. Organizers were forced to reduce the 25-mile course used in the Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship to just a 3-mile loop from 4th Avenue to Mulcahy Stadium and back.

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  6. Unseasonal warmth takes the 'winter' out of Fur Rondy, but not the spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Unseasonably high temperatures took the "winter" out of the Fur Rendezvous winter carnival in Anchorage on Saturday -- but not, as organizers and carnivalgoers said, the spirit. Families lined the streets of downtown to watch the parade, sled dogs and fat-bikers shared snow hauled in to cover Fourth Avenue and snow sculptors worked furiously against above-freezing temperatures.

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  7. Clarksona s inaugural winter festival teams community with students, past and presentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... “But we like to expose the dogs to the general public so they could get a general idea of what sled dog racing is all about,” he said. And as the winds picked up and the sun sank, Ms. Planty said the “Cold Out” portion of ...

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  8. NEWSRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    J C Penney hopes its new one-cent item promotion will help it climb out of a hole it found itself in after a former CEO had an abysmal turnaround attempt a few years ago. J C Penney hopes its new one-cent item promotion will help it climb out of a hole it found itself in after a former CEO had an abysmal turnaround attempt a few years ago.

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  9. 20 mushers will drive teams in downsized Rondy sled dog raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A field of 20 mushers will compete in the Fur Rendezvous Race Invitational, a three-day sled dog race that begins at noon Friday in downtown Anchorage. Mushers will race their teams five miles each day, from Fourth Avenue to a little bit beyond Mulcahy Stadium.

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  10. No-go on Tour of Anchorage, yes on 3-event Tour FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The association has canceled its signature event, the Tour of Anchorage, due to warm weather and poor snow and trail conditions, but has replaced the March 6 race with the Anchorage Tour Festival, a three-race event at Kincaid Park on the same date. The Festival will include 15-kilometer and 30-K freestyle ski races on a 4-K loop, a ski cross sprint race in which skiers negotiate obstacles, jumps and gates, and fat-tire bike races of 15-K and 30-K.

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  11. Inaugural Fat Bike Expo starts Friday, followed by Iditarod Trail InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    After all, it was just a year ago that Anchorage cyclist John Lackey pedaled 350 miles on the Iditarod trail to McGrath in the jaw-dropping time of 1 day, 18 hours, 32 minutes, demolishing the race record by 10 hours, 11 minutes, which, until Lackey's ride, was some 14 hours faster than the second-fastest time in race history. Now compare Lackey's time to Aliy Zirkle, who led the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race into McGrath two years ago behind 15 dogs.

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  12. Fur Rendezvous sled dog race is back on - but in shorter formRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sled dogs will race on Fourth Avenue this week as part of Fur Rendezvous - they just won't be racing far, or for a world championship. In order to hold a race despite trail conditions that are marginal at best, sprint dogs will do a true sprint - a 5-mile round trip between downtown and Mulcahy Stadium.

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  13. A year later, iImpact of Anthem data breach still debatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | UnionLeader.com

    The Lone Bellow, a Brooklyn-based trio with roots in American folk, country and gospel, will play The Music Hall, 28 Chestnut St., Portsmouth, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. Coffee.

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  14. Fur Rondy Sled Dog Races on a Shorter TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | KIMO

    It is now official for a second time. The Fur Rondy Open World Championships are a go; just on a shorter trail.

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  15. Fur Rondy sled dog race is back on - in shorter formRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sled dogs will race on Fourth Avenue this week as part of Fur Rendezvous - they just won't be racing far, or for a world championship. In order to hold a race despite trail conditions that are marginal at best, sprint dogs will do a true sprint - a 5-mile round trip between downtown and Mulcahy Stadium.

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  16. Sprint sled dogs: Partow takes Raven Electric raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Kourosh Partow, with an eight-dog team in the first heat and a seven-dog team in the finale, posted the fastest 10-mile runs over the weekend to capture the Raven Electric sprint sled dog race on the Montana Creek trails. Partow and company covered the first heat in 28 minutes, 11 seconds and the second in 25:30 for a cumulative time of 53:41, 64 seconds ahead of runner-up Michael Tetzner .

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  17. Iron Dog finish, Tired Iron moved due to thin Chena River iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Eric Quam, left, and Scott Faeo, right, cross the finish line of the Iron Dog, a 2,000-mile snowmachine race across Alaska, in first place on the Chena River near the Cushman Street Bridge on Saturday, February 28, 2015.

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  18. World Championship Sled Dog Race Canceled Again Over Lack of SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Time

    John Norris drives a team of Siberian huskies down Fourth Avenue in Anchorage, Alaska, at the start of the Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship Sled Dog Race, on Feb. 22, 2013. Icy trails and a lack of snow in Alaska have led organizers to cancel the Open World Championship sled-dog race in Anchorage for the second straight year.

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  19. Ready to Rendezvous? Kids, parents can spend a festive weekend at Alaska's biggest winter eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Hitch up your snow pants parents and get ready for one of the most exciting winter weeks of the Alaska year. Fireworks will be booming, sled dogs will be howling and kids will be scrambling for rides on the Gravitron in between shots of hot chocolate and elephant ears.

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  20. Fur Rondy tied Anchorage Social Circles TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | KIMO

    A cub scout pack marches in the parade during the 1978 Fur Rendezvous. The group is passing the 4th Avenue Theater and the Reed Building.

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