4 mushers scratch due to icy conditions in Kuskokwim 300 sled dog race
Bethel, Alaska, United States
20 Jan 2018
Four teams had scratched as of 7 p.m. Saturday because of the icy conditions, said Kuskokwim 300 race director Madelene Reichard. "It's the same thing for all of them," Reichard said. "The dogs aren't used to running on the ice, and people were wanting to keep their dogs healthy."
Anchorage Daily News