Iditarod ends; Davis takes red lantern

Posted: Monday, March 22, 2010

ANCHORAGE - The final musher in the 2010 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race has reached Nome.

Rookie Celeste Davis crossed the finish line at 8:06 p.m. Saturday.

She earns the Red Lantern award for being the last of 55 mushers to finish.

The 37-year-old musher made the 1,100 mile trip to Nome in 13 days, 5 hours, 6 minutes and 40 seconds.

That's the fastest last-place finish in race history.



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