iditarod

How to Race Sled Dogs in the Iditarod : How to Put a Collar on a Race Sled Dog

by Sleddoggin Staff April 28, 2012

Learn tips and techniques on how to put collars on the dogs before adogsled race in this free instructional video clip about the dogsled race in Iditarod. Expert: Lachlan Clarke Contact: www.teamclarke.org Bio: Lachlan & Linda Clarke make up TEAM CLARKE: We first became interested in dog sledding in 2002 and have been avidly training [...]

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Wheels in the Wind Iditarod Trail Alaska

by Sleddoggin Staff April 28, 2012

Kathi Hirzinger Merchant’s ride on the Iditarod Trail to become the first female cyclist to finish the 1100 mile Iditarod Trail Invitational race from Knik to Nome, Alaska. Video Rating: 4 / 5

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“The Iditarod – The World’s Toughest Race” by Martin Buser

by Sleddoggin Staff April 27, 2012

Martin Buser, Four Time Iditarod Champion, speaks at the 2011 ATA Fall Forum, held in September 20-21, 2011 in Anchorage, AK Don’t miss ATA 2012, the world’s largest telehealth conference and exposition. April 29-May 1, 2012 in San Jose, CA. www.ATA2012.com Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Iditarod: Mushing Lingo

by Sleddoggin Staff April 26, 2012

What does a dog team do if you yell mush? Well, nothing it turns out. Kasey-Dee Gardner learns the real commands mushers use on the trail. Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Q&A: What is the best kind of iditarod sled dog?

by Sleddoggin Staff April 24, 2012

Question by Harlee be a Sled Dog: What is the best kind of iditarod sled dog? Alaskan, Siberian, Seppala, Malamute, Samoyed, Norweign, if you have good opinion do you know a site where I can buy good (not super expensive) (un puppy mill) puppies. Best answer: Answer by Lauren!I love Siberian Huskies; their really sweet [...]

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Raw Video: Ceremonial Start of Iditarod Race

by Sleddoggin Staff April 24, 2012

Alaska’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race kicked off its ceremonial start in Anchorage on Saturday. Dozens of mushers and their sled dog teams will start from Willow, Alaska on Sunday to start the trek of approximately 1000 miles to Nome. (March 3) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download AP Mobile: www.ap.org Associated Press on [...]

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How to Race Sled Dogs in the Iditarod : What is the Snub Line on a Dogsled?

by Sleddoggin Staff April 21, 2012

Learn tips and the technique on how to put the snub line on the sled before adogsled race in this free instructional video clip about the dogsled race in Iditarod. Expert: Lachlan Clarke Contact: www.teamclarke.org Bio: Lachlan & Linda Clarke make up TEAM CLARKE: We first became interested in dog sledding in 2002 and have [...]

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How to Race Sled Dogs in the Iditarod : Doing A U-Turn In A Dog Sled

by Sleddoggin Staff April 21, 2012

Learn tips on how to do a u-turn in a dogsled in thisfree instructional video clip about the dogsled race in Iditarod. Expert: Lachlan Clarke Contact: www.teamclarke.org Bio: Lachlan & Linda Clarke make up TEAM CLARKE: We first became interested in dog sledding in 2002 and have been avidly training dogs ever since. Filmmaker: Ross [...]

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Iditarod

by Sleddoggin Staff April 20, 2012

Iditarod By Soon Hee Newbold. For orchestra. FJH String Orchestra. Grade 4. Orchestra. Composed 2010. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc Price:

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How much of the Iditarod race do the mushers spend running, rather than riding on the sled?

by Sleddoggin Staff April 18, 2012

Question by Katey C: How much of the Iditarod race do the mushers spend running, rather than riding on the sled? Obviously the mushers cannot spend the entire race riding that sled, as the dogs would get worn out more quickley. On average how long do the mushers spend running during the Iditarod race? Best [...]

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Running with Champions: A Midlife Journey on the Iditarod Trail Reviews

by Sleddoggin Staff April 17, 2012

Running with Champions: A Midlife Journey on the Iditarod Trail Lisa Frederic was just your average Alaska fisherwoman when a vacation in Nome to see the burled-arch finish of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race changed her life forever. The mushers’ devotion to their dogs and the sheer grit required to complete the epic race [...]

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Iditarod Siberian Record Sports Long Sleeve Dark T-Shirt by CafePress

by Sleddoggin Staff April 16, 2012

Iditarod Siberian Record Sports Long Sleeve Dark T-Shirt by CafePress These 10 purebred Siberian Huskies crossed the finish line in Nome with Blake Freking – setting the new Siberian Iditarod speed record. List Price: $ 32.50 Price:

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Can I get 50 Morkies to pull my sled in the Iditarod?

by Sleddoggin Staff April 15, 2012

Question by : Can I get 50 Morkies to pull my sled in the Iditarod? I have 50 plus Morkie dogs here, and I am a heavy fellow. It has always been my dream to race in the Iditarod! Best answer: Answer by Selena WolfI’m gonna be honest, if you are the slightest bit heavy [...]

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Following My Father’s Dreams: Journals From A Rookie Iditarod Run

by Sleddoggin Staff April 15, 2012

Following My Father’s Dreams: Journals From A Rookie Iditarod Run THIS CAPTIVATING BOOK of the ‘04 Iditarod gives new insight into the intensity and struggle of both human and canine participants of the Last Great Race on Earth. Jim begins his journal entries while training the Iditarod dogs in Upper Michigan. Joined by his son, [...]

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Q&A: Is there a website that has all the answers to the Iditarod Scavenger Hunt?

by Sleddoggin Staff April 14, 2012

Question by Moose in a Tree: Is there a website that has all the answers to the Iditarod Scavenger Hunt? The one that’s first question is: “When is the first Iditarod race run?” HURRY! For school, and I can’t find the answers ANYWHER! Besides google…. Or, what did you search for on google to find [...]

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Rich Diesslin KNOTS Scout Cartoons – Klondike – Be Ready for the Bad Weather – Iditarod Anybody – Light Switch Covers – double toggle switch

by Sleddoggin Staff April 14, 2012

Rich Diesslin KNOTS Scout Cartoons – Klondike – Be Ready for the Bad Weather – Iditarod Anybody – Light Switch Covers – double toggle switch Klondike – Be Ready for the Bad Weather – Iditarod Anybody Light Switch Cover is new and handcrafted utilizing unique process resulting in a stunning high gloss ceramic-like finish. SET [...]

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Nice Iditarod photos

by Sleddoggin Staff April 13, 2012

Some cool iditarod images: Iditarod Trail and dog team from the air! Image by t-dawg In this picture, you can see the Iditarod Trail, and a dog team about to reach Nome Iditarod 2010 ceremonial start Image by yksin All of these photos were taken on or from G Street (the block just south of [...]

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Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod Reviews

by Sleddoggin Staff April 13, 2012

Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod Paulsen and his team of dogs endured snowstorms, frostbite, dogfights, moose attacks, sleeplessness, and hallucinations in the relentless push to go on. Map and color photographs.Fueled by a passion for running dogs, Gary Paulsen entered the Iditarod–the 1150-mile winter sled-dog race between Anchorage and Nome– in dangerous [...]

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