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Allen Moore: Aliy Zirkle’s Dogs Looking “Really Good”

Allen Moore

Musher Allen Moore - husband of 2012 competitor Aliy Zirkle - at the 2011 Iditarod Awards Banquet (Moore took home the coveted Sportsmanship Award).

Aliy Zirkle’s team “still (has) some gas left in the tank,” Allen Moore told KNOM in Unalakleet. They’re “still perky.”

Moore is an Iditarod veteran and the husband of Aliy Zirkle, with whom he shares a dog kennel. Although Moore isn’t running the Iditarod this year, he shared his impressions of his wife’s team with KNOM trail reporter Laureli Kinneen in Unalakleet. He also offered his thoughts on the Yukon Quest as a training ground for Iditarod:

1 Comment

  1. Laurel Turansky on March 13, 2012 at 10:38 am

    No doubt they still have some gas in their tank. That one front and centre looks like a little firecracker who doesn’t let the team run out!!