Three-time champion Seavey in lead halfway through Alaska’s Iditarod

Daily News Article - March 11, 2016


1. What is significant about Dallas Seavey’s possible win of the 2016 Iditarod sled-dog race?

2. What does the Iditarod commemorate?

3. a) How many mushers are competing?
b) What is the length of the race?
c) Approximately how long does the race take to complete?
d) What are the starting and ending points for the race?

4. Where are the mushers from?

5. What does the winner receive?

6. What is significant about musher Noah Pereira?

OPTIONAL: Read about the mushers and their dog teams and follow the race at: