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Mushers embark on new route across Alaska as Iditarod begins

...through the state, and it's still a thousand miles, and it's still through some rugged country," Kaiser said. Lance Mackey is running the race with a young dog team and is handling the changes in stride. The four-time champion said the...
Dallas Seavey wins third Iditarod sled dog race in 4 years

...scratched, and one was disqualified. Two dogs have died in this year's race, including one that was hit by a car after getting loose during the ceremonial start. The other dog that died was on the team of four-time champion Lance Mackey.
Seaveys take top spots in Nome

...Nine racers later scratched, and one was disqualified. Two dogs have died this year, including one that was hit by a car after getting loose during the ceremonial start. The other dog was on four-time champion Lance Mackey's team.
Mackey enters Yukon Quest

FAIRBANKS (AP) - A four-time champion of the Yukon Quest sled dog race is getting back into the competition. Lance Mackey on Monday signed up for the 1,000-mile race between Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, and Fairbanks. Mackey, 44...
Comeback king strikes again

Lance Mackey tends to his lead dogs after winning the Tustumena 200 Sled Dog Race races in succession instantly transformed former Kasilof resident Lance Mackey into a national celebrity. Four months after accomplishing what many...
Mackey?s win no surprise for musher?s friends

Lance Mackey, of Fairbanks, Alaska, right, greets his brother Iditarod veteran...the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race in the same year. AL Grillo Lance Mackey?s recent victory in the Iditarod Sled Dog Race, preceded three weeks earlier...
T-200 off and running

...that's where I'm in my element." Kasilof musher Lance Mackey looked in his element on the back of the sled, rather...expected but didn't show up. Two of Kasilof musher Lance Mackey's dogs are raring to go at the start of the race later...
Speaker Mike Chenault gives Iditarod Champion Mitch & Janine Seavey Legislative Citation

...joined an illustrious club of multiple champions, including Jeff King, Martin Buser, Rick Swenson, Susan Butcher, Lance Mackey, Doug Swingley and Robert Sorlie. We also congratulate Mitch Seavey's canine athletes, including lead dog Golden...
A champion and a genius: Mackey sets new standard for racing with accomplishment

Former Kasilof musher Lance Mackey?s first-place finish in this year?s Iditarod Sled Dog...much-needed fresh air to the winner?s circle. So congratulations Lance Mackey. Not only for what you?ve done for yourself, but for all...
Two Rivers musher leads early in T-200 dog race

Photo by M. Scott Moon Lance Mackey's lead dogs Mattel and Maple are eager to start the Tustumena...second, having left the lodge at 6:42 p.m., followed by Lance Mackey at 7:05. Making the race even more intriguing is the talented...


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