Hi Boys and Girls,
We have a winner. Joar Leifseth Ulsom crossed the finish line this morning at 3:00 am AST. I was so excited I woke everyone up with my howling. Congratulations Joar.
There are still 58 teams out on the trail. They are working hard to make their way to Nome. Stay posted to see where they are and when they finish.
The next 5:
- Nicolas Petit out of White Mountain- should be into Nome shortly
- Mitch Seavey out of White Mountain-
- Ray Redington Jr. Out of White Mountain
- Peter Kaiser out of White Mountain
- Richie Diehl in White Mountain
The Red Lantern Position:
Steve Watkins out of Grayling
The Rookie of the Year position is:
Jessie Holmes is in 8th place and is in White Mountain
Allen Moore scratched in Kaltag due to personal health issues.
Wade Marrs scratched in Koyuk In the best interest of himself and his race team.
Tom Schonberger scratched between Grayling and Eagle River checkpoints in the best interest of his team.
Nome is going to be a busy place over the next couple of days. Who do you think will come in next? How is your musher doing? Stay tuned!
See you on the trail,