junior iditarod

sleding fun

who

  • musher are 14-17 years old
  • 11 mushers entered in 2015

what

  • you start with no more than 5-10 dogs
  • its a 160 mile race
  • finish with at least 5 dogs
  • dogs must take test

where

  • the race is in muliple places
  • the race starts in Ancharge, alaska

when

  • the junior iditarod race is on febuary 28

how

the mushers practice for weeks or even months in tempatures about -40C (-400 f)

why

Used for transportation, in tertanment, and fun