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Live Finishes (2010)

At Race’s End, King Ponders What’s Next

What’s the “next page” of Jeff King’s story? No one – including King himself – fully knows the answer to that question. Nonetheless, it was still the primary topic of speculation earlier this week, when the four-time Iditarod champion crossed the finish line in Nome. Before hitting the trail, King had said that 2010 would…

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In Nome: Hans Gatt’s Best Finish

His team boasted exceptional speeds on the trail, and he gave Lance Mackey and Jeff King a run for their money – ultimately, overtaking one of them for second place in Iditarod 2010. Hans Gatt arrived in Nome on Tuesday, March 16th at 4:04pm, with a final race time of 9 days, 1 hour, 4…

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Mackey’s Finish: Bits of Our (Live) Broadcast

When Lance Mackey finished first in Nome on Tuesday, he joined an elite group of Iditarod mushers. Only a select few have won four race championships: Susan Butcher, Martin Buser, Jeff King, Doug Swingley, and Rick Swenson (who’s won five times). But at 2:59pm on Tuesday, Mackey also created a new demographic all his own:…

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