Tuesday, August 19, 2008
"Rookie" Martin Buser to race in Yukon Quest
Four-time Iditarod champion Martin Buser of Big Lake, AK, has entered the 2009 Yukon Quest sled dog race. The fifty-year-old will race against four consecutive-years Quest champion Lance Mackey, also winner of the past two Iditarod races, and the only musher to win both races in the same year.
Among the 23 entrants is newton Marshall of the Jamaican dog sled team.
The race will start February 14, 2009 in Whitehorse, YT and finish in Fairbanks AK.