Thank you for your interest in covering Iditarod XLV as a member of the working media. “Working Media” is defined as full-time, paid employees or representatives/agents of professionally recognized media organizations including but not limited to: newspapers, magazines, major wire services, television stations, websites and other approved online mediums.
To apply for credentials, the assigning editor/producer must fill out the following online application form.
Please do not submit multiple requests. If you are uncertain a request has been submitted please contact the media coordinator listed below. If you are a freelance journalist, you must be on assignment from a media outlet. A freelance journalist/photographer cannot request accreditation on behalf of another organization. Photographers must also be on assignment.
Specialty photography, portfolio photography, and personal website photography are NOT valid assignments. If you are not the assigning editor/producer, or are a freelance journalist or photographer, please forward this form to the appropriate person to be completed.
Requests for accreditation will only be considered if submitted via this official online process with the online application form completed accordingly. Application requests sent by email will not be accepted. Walk-in requests will also not be accepted.
ONLY working media on assignment will be considered for credentials.
The deadline for application is Feb. 15, 2017. You will be notified of acceptance/denial within 14 days of applying for credentials.
For further information contact:
Thompson & Co. Public Relations