Coast Guard sponsored Iditarod musher departs on day 2 of 1049-mile race

Coast Guard sponsored Iditarod musher departs on day 2 of 1049-mile race
The Coast Guard is sponsoring Ken Anderson, a 12-year Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race veteran during the 2013 Iditarod race. The race extends through 1049 miles of some of Alaska’s toughest terrain and e is known as “The last great race on Earth.” The Coast Guard is sponsoring Anderson as part of an outreach effort to the villages in remote northern Alaska and in tribute to the Coast...

Coast Guard sponsored musher begins the Iditarod

Coast Guard sponsored musher begins the Iditarod
Anchorage – Coast Guard sponsored Iditarod musher Ken Anderson departed on the first leg of the 41st running of the Iditarod in Anchorage, Alaska, March 2, 2013. The Coast Guard is sponsoring Anderson in the 41st Iditarod as part of an outreach effort to the villages in remote northern Alaska and in tribute to the Coast Guard’s historical partnership with the people of Alaska. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard sponsored musher finishes 4th in Iditarod

JUNEAU, Alaska – Veteran dog sled racer and Coast Guard sponsored Iditarod musher, Ken Anderson, crossed the finish line in Nome fourth in this year’s 38th annual Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race traveling 1,049 miles across Alaska.

Coast Guard sponsored Iditarod musher to visit Eagle River Elementary School

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Coast Guard sponsored Iditarod musher Ken Anderson and Coast Guard personnel will be talking about the Iditarod and the missions of the Coast Guard during a visit with the students of Fire Lake Elementary School in Eagle River at 10 a.m. tomorrow.