2020 Iditarod XLVIII Media Registration Form

Thank you for your interest in covering Iditarod XLVIII 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, radio, magazines, film production crews, major wire services, television stations, websites and other approved online mediums.

Please read the 2020 media credential guidelines to be sure you are eligible before applying.

To apply for credentials, a “working media” member must fill out the form in its entirety.

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/commercial photography, portfolio photography, and personal website photography are NOT valid assignments.

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 editorial media on assignment will be considered for credentials.

The deadline for application is Feb. 21, 2020.


For further information contact:
Bri Kelly
Media Coordinator
Thompson & Co. Public Relations

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By submitting this online application I understand that I am ONLY applying for media credentials for the 2020 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race and that my application can be denied based on information or a lack of information provided.

I also agree that by submitting this application, I have read and will abide by the rules and guidelines for media established by the Iditarod Trail Committee. I further understand that my failure to do so will result in the revocation of media credentials.

I also understand that if I am awarded media credentials, I will respect the specific rules and guidelines put forth by the Iditarod Trail Committee with regard to mandatory meeting requirements, as well as staying within my designated media zone areas at the ceremonial start, restart, finish and along the Iditarod trail.

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