See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

‘It is our Super Bowl’: Iditarod’s ceremonial start celebrates the state’s sport

Posted on AllSides March 2nd, 2024
From The Center

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - The Iditarod is a grueling, unforgiving 1,000-mile race from Willow to Nome through some of Alaska’s toughest terrain. The day before the historic race officially begins, mushers and their dogs trot along the easiest and most casual 11 miles they’ll see in the coming days for the Iditarod ceremonial start in downtown Anchorage that begins at 4th Avenue, goes down Cordova Street, to the Chester Creek Trail and into Campbell Airstrip Road. “Friends, fans, family, people from outside who have never seen it before. It’s our...

Read full story

AllSides Picks

More News about Sports from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right