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Iditarod 2014: Dallas Seavey Rallies Late For Dramatic Win In Alaskan Sled Dog Race

By Chris Greenberg

NOME, Alaska (AP) — Dallas Seavey ran a blistering pace to rally from third place and win his second Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race early Tuesday in a record-breaking finish, after a sudden storm blew the front-runner out of the competition and kept another musher minutes away from her first win.

Seavey, 27, was the first musher under the famed burled arch finish line in Nome. He flew through the last 77 miles to catch the two mushers in front of him, four-time champion Jeff King and Aliy Zirkle, who finished in second. Seavey finished the race in eight days, 13 …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green