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Mackey enters Yukon Quest

...strong 28-team field will include Allen Moore, who has back-to-back titles, and former champions Hugh Neff and Jeff King. "I think this is the most exciting field we've had," said Marti Steury, the race's Alaska executive director...
Iditarod officials must review decision that avoided safer route out of Fairbanks

...were plentiful. Damage to sleds was rife. Curse words probably littered the trail by the hundreds. Four-time winner Jeff King, of Denali, told an Anchorage Daily News reporter this year's trail was "the roughest I've ever seen." He's...

...gauntlet of rocks and trees ended in a battle with surging winds that bullied mushers to their knees.Four-time winner Jeff King, all but assured a victory when he left White Mountain with a one-hour lead, was forced to scratch when the winds...
Dallas Seavey wins the Iditarod

...battling for first place. Only Zirkle knew it, though. The strange finish started Monday afternoon when four-time champ Jeff King enjoyed an hour's lead over Zirkle and left the checkpoint at White Mountain. King wasn't challenged as he maintained...
Clam Gulch musher reflects on 'treacherous' Iditarod

...Seavey crossed under the arch in record-breaking time. He said the final stretch along the Northern Sound Coast where Jeff King and Aliy Zirkle stopped because of limited visibility is dangerous when the wind is howling and blowing snow. With six...
Soldotna seamstress creates tunic for Iditarod musher

...I knew she was going to win (the tunic)," Watts said. Zirkle was in position to win the race after then-leader Jeff King scratched, but stopped at the last checkpoint in Safety, Alaska due to inclement weather. She and former Iditarod winner...
News chaos maxed me out on the Sourdough Grump Scale but it did, big time. I must admit that there were others like Jeff King who had a much better excuse to go cage-fighter all over the cantankerous old *&%^ after she slapped him off the...
Mitch by miles: Sterling's Seavey wins warmer T200

...hours and seven minutes - nearly 20 minutes before the second place musher Ray Redington. Four-time Iditarod winner Jeff King finished third. Seavey entered the race with a lax attitude, he said. The Sterling resident simply was "cruising around...
Mitch Seavey reclaims Iditarod lead from King

...seasoned veterans. Sled positioning trackers show 2004 Iditarod winner Mitch Seavey 6 miles ahead of four-time champion Jeff King late Monday afternoon as they headed to the checkpoint at Elim, 123 miles from the finish line in Nome. Trackers show...
Is mushing limited by age? Only if you have 4 legs

...things like the numbing sleep deprivation along the trail.In the past decade, other Iditarod winners have included Jeff King, who was 50 when he won; John Baker, who was 48; and Norwegian Robert Sorlie, who was 47.The elder Seavey, who...


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