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Dallas Seavey













































About Dallas Seavey

American dog musher who won the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race three out of four years in 2012, 2014 and 2015. He also appeared on three seasons of the National Geographic Channel reality series Ultimate Survival Alaska.


Early life

In 2012, at age 25, he became the youngest person ever to win the Iditarod.


Trivia

At the 2014 race, he set an Iditarod record with a completion time of 8 days, 13 hours 4 minutes and 19 seconds.


Family of Dallas Seavey

His father Mitch Seavey won the Iditarod in 2004 and 2013. His grandfather Dan Seavey competed in the first two Iditarod races in 1973 and 1974.


Close associates of Dallas Seavey

He and female musher Libby Riddles are both winners of the Iditarod.





















Libby Riddles













































About Libby Riddles

Notable as the first female winner of the famous Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, she is also well known as a champion sled dog breeder.


Early life

In 1978, she competed in and won her first dog mushing race, the Clines Mini Mart Sprint.


Trivia

Following her Iditarod victory, she lived among the Alaskan indigenous peoples for over half a decade.


Family of Libby Riddles

Raised in Wisconsin and Minnesota by Mary and Willard Riddles, she relocated to Alaska in her late teens. She and her partner, fellow dog trainer and breeder Joe Garnie, eventually settled in Teller, Alaska.


Close associates of Libby Riddles

She and Lance Mackey are both Iditarod champions.





















Susan Butcher













































About Susan Butcher

Dogsled racer who was only the second woman to win the Iditarod, the 1,150 mile race over Alaska, and the first to do so three times.


Early life

She studied veterinary medicine Colorado State University before moving to Alaska to pursue her passion for dogsledding.


Trivia

In addition to her Iditarod wins, she was also the first woman to climb to the summit of Mt. McKinley, which she did with a dog team in 1979.


Family of Susan Butcher

She had two daughters with her husband and fellow dog musher, David Monson.


Close associates of Susan Butcher

Erik Weihenmayer was another person to climb Mt. McKinley – though he did so blind.





















 

chito

Dallas Seavey













































About Dallas Seavey

American dog musher who won the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race three out of four years in 2012, 2014 and 2015. He also appeared on three seasons of the National Geographic Channel reality series Ultimate Survival Alaska.


Early life

In 2012, at age 25, he became the youngest person ever to win the Iditarod.


Trivia

At the 2014 race, he set an Iditarod record with a completion time of 8 days, 13 hours 4 minutes and 19 seconds.


Family of Dallas Seavey

His father Mitch Seavey won the Iditarod in 2004 and 2013. His grandfather Dan Seavey competed in the first two Iditarod races in 1973 and 1974.


Close associates of Dallas Seavey

He and female musher Libby Riddles are both winners of the Iditarod.





















 

chito