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Fast and the Furry 5K9 Race Recap

My running beast is my very best buddy. We have gone through many stages of life together in her short 6 years. Last Saturday, we celebrated our friendship together- both in running and in life- by running the Fast and the Furry 5K9 in Harriet Island Regional Park in Saint Paul. 886 more words


Nenana's Ice Classic! Guess when the Ice will Break and the Tripod will give way!

Monday, March 9, 2015

Each year Alaskan’s have an opportunity to bet on Mother Nature; the day the ice will break up on the Tanana River near Nenana, Alaska. 233 more words


Iditarod 2015, Nenana the first mandatory stop

First Pit Stop: Nenana, Alaska

Monday, March 9, 2015

Along the route there are mandatory check in points, mushers have 3 MANDATORY layovers, 2 for 8 hours and 1 for 24 hours. 601 more words


Some facts about the Iditarod

Fairbanks, Alaska

Monday, March 9, 2015

Since moving to Alaska I have learned a lot about the Iditarod, and was blessed to get a chance to go to the start and first check point this year! 642 more words


March 12, 2015 - the dog races, church services and more fun

Today I accomplished two things. I picked up the pieces of pottery that I painted last week for the raffles for Open Doors Ontario in May and painted two more pieces to be picked up at a later date. 1,554 more words


Every wonder how the Iditarod Works?

Officially it’s known as the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, but it’s often referred to the Last Great Race on Earth. It’s a competition that pits one dog driver, a musher, and a team of dogs against each other along with the forces of Mother Nature. 206 more words