Auke Bay musher in 68th place

Posted: Thursday, March 08, 2007

While four more mushers scratched from the 35th Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, Auke Bay's Deborah Molburg-Bicknell kept chugging along Wednesday.

Sound off on the important issues at

Molburg-Bicknell sits in 68th place out of 68 mushers as of 9:44 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Iditarod's official Web site.

After sledding into Rainy Pass at 5:08 a.m. Tuesday, she used her 24-hour layover before shipping off at 9:12 a.m. Wednesday. She was the last musher to leave Rainy Pass.

Of the 68 dog teams still competing only 11 have used the 24-hour layover. Each musher must use one eight-hour and one 24-hour rest period during the race.

Up next for Molburg-Bicknell is a 48-mile trip to Rohn, followed by another 75 miles to Nikolai.

Lance Mackey continues to lead after leaving Ophir at 6:50 a.m. Wednesday.

Skagway's Hugh Neff sits in 22nd place reaching Takotna at 9:13 a.m. Wednesday.



Page not found | Juneau Empire - Alaska's Capital City Online Newspaper

Page not found

We're sorry, but the page you were seeking does not exist. It may have been moved or expired.  Perhaps our search engine can help. 

 

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING

X