The 23rd -Beargrease sled dog race- running of the dogs. In just about three weeks 36+ teams will either run the near 390 full distance race, or short 145.6 mid distance race.
Check out the legend behind John Beargrease through the left hand links on the spash page.
Last year there was a young blind dog sledder RachelScdoris, who has caused some minor controversy in past . There was also a musher from... Florida, (who also ran in 2003) Dee Morris, her dogs had never run on snow before that 2003 race (didn't finish either 1/2 race).
Should be fun.
posted by edgeways
on Feb 3, 2005 -