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Sounding Board: Iditarod

The 2013 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race begins this Saturday, March 2nd, with a ceremonial start in Anchorage at 10am.

The Last Great Race has changed in many ways since its first run in 1973. This Thursday on Sounding Board (February 28, 2013 at 10am), let’s talk about the evolution of Iditarod!

  • How has the Iditarod evolved over the decades? What changes stand out to you? (The mushers? The trail? The dogs? Their speed? The weather?)
  • How has technology revolutionized the sport?
  • What are some of your favorite Iditarod memories of all time?