January 26, 2015

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Richie Diehl

Bib Number: 65
Hometown: Aniak, Alaska


Biography

Richie Diehl, 29, was born and raised in Aniak, Alaska. He graduated from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Technology. He’s been working as a carpenter in Aniak the last six years. He says he began mushing “as a kid” and has been racing competitively in Alaska since 2010, having completed the Kusko 300 several times as well as the Paul Johnson Memorial 450 in its inaugural year, 2012 and the the Iditarod in 2013 and 2014. He lists his hobbies as flying, boating, fishing and hunting.

Sponsors

The Hound House Restaurant
Ace Air Cargo
The Kuskokwim Corporation
AMW Construction
Aniak Traditional Council

Aniak Light and Power
Ken & Stephanie Acton
Dr. Bob Sept
Erich Kuball
Clint & Andrea Bennett