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Nome-Golovin 2012: Interviews at the Finish Line

Here are some of our live, finish-line interviews with the competitors of the Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race, taken just moments after the racers stepped off their sleds. John Bahnke III of Nome (fastest time overall and first in Class A/Open Class): Evan Booth of Nome (2nd place in Class A/Open Class): Art Amaktoolik of Elim (3rd…

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Nome-Golovin 2012: RACE RESULTS

The results are in from Saturday’s Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race! Congratulations to Nome’s own John Bahnke III, the 2012 Nome-Golovin champion! Below are the full standings from Nome-Golovin 2012, along with the finish times and hometowns of the competitors (if available). Race times have been adjusted to compensate for the starting time differentials. Congratulations to all…

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Live Blog: Nome-Golovin 2012 Finish

3:00pm: Our live Nome-Golovin coverage has wrapped. We’ll bring you official race standings when we have them! 2:58pm: Rebekah Pierce reports from the spotter vehicle – and Matthew Guiffré confirms from race headquarters – that the first racers in the Fan-Cooled Class (Dickie Moto, Jr. and Quinn Schaeffer) are on the outskirts of Nome and…

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Nome-Golovin Racers, in their Own Words

It’s a beautiful day for a snowmachine race. With clear skies and sunshine – and the sounds of snowmachine engines echoing through Nome’s streets – the Gold Rush city is just hours away from the annual running of the Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race. Nome-Golovin 2012 starts at 12noon, with racers departing from near Nome’s East Beach.…

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Nome-Golovin 2011: More Interviews and Photos

audio by Leah Radde; photos by Matthew Smith; text by David Dodman As we’re gearing up for this year’s Iditarod finish (which we expect to happen in less than 24 hours!), we’re also decompressing from this Saturday’s fast-and-furious running of the Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race. In case you missed our live coverage Saturday afternoon, here’s a…

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Aaron Loyer’s Nome-Golovin ’11 Finish

audio by Leah Radde; photo by Matthew Smith; text by David Dodman Hear KNOM’s finish-line interview with Nome-Golovin 2011 champion Aaron Loyer. Loyer won this year’s race with a final time (adjusted for starting differential) of 2 hours, 17 minutes, 26 seconds. Here’s Loyer, talking with KNOM’s Leah Radde:

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Nome-Golovin 2011: RACE RESULTS

text and photo by David Dodman We’ve received the results from today’s Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race. Congratulations to Aaron Loyer of Palmer, Alaska, the 2011 Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race champion! Below you’ll find race standings and times organized by competitive class; race times have been adjusted for the differences in starting time (the time differential). Congratulations to…

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Nome-Golovin: The Latest

by David Dodman We live-blogged the finishes of this afternoon’s Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race. Here’s the transcript: 2:57pm: We’re wrapping up our coverage. Dickie Moto, Jr. (bib 86) has just finished first in the fan-cooled class. 2:52pm: Leah and Matt just chatted with Koyuk’s Christopher Nassuk (Class B, bib 54). 2:48pm: Leah’s talking with William Gray…

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