Lance Mackey was the 4th Musher out of Rainy Pass. Shortly after, Brent Sass blew through & Travis Beals left the checkpoint in 6th place.
The Insiders caught up with Magnus Kaltenborn before the ceremonial start in downtown Anchorage.
Jeff Deeter is used to the daily routine of running sled dogs in the elements. The weather in and around Fairbanks this winter may help this veteran Musher and his team.
After a second place finish in the Yukon Quest, Michelle Phillips is taking her strong team back to the Iditarod. When adversity hits, who does she turn to to help lead the team?