Jr Iditarod

by Allen and Remi

Facts

  • 14- 17 years old
  • 12- 15 miles an hour
  • lasts a weekend
  • helps prepare for Iditarod
  • retraces the historic path.
  • dogs get special attention

Iditarod

  • The race covers about 1,100 miles
  • The Iditarod typically takes about 10 to 17 days
  • is the world's most famous sled dog race. The annual race starts on the first Saturday of March in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • At least 5 dogs must finish. The dogs, normally Siberian or Alaskan huskies