Thursday, February 20, 2014

News articles, racers race reports archive

2013 race stories, race reports & news articles:

Alaska Dispatch by Craig Medred who was on the trail by snowmobile during the event.
Anchorage Daily News
Fairbanks News Miner by Tim Mowry

Cyclists on track to smash Iditarod Trail Invitational record
Feb. 26,2013

Idaho cyclist sets course record in Iditarod Trail Invitational win
Feb. 27,2013

Idaho cyclist pulls away to win Iditarod Invitational: Fairbanks’ Oatley, Breitenbach tie for third place
Feb. 27,2013

Fairbanks riders could break Iditarod Invitational record
Feb. 27,2013 snow meant less walkingMarch 1,2013
Half Past Done by Jill Homer

2012 news articles & race stories:
Great report by runner Beat Jegerlehner Awesome map with sticky notes!
Geoff Roes first runner race report:
Cyclist Louise Kobin's race recap:
Phil Hofstetter's (2nd place) reflections:
interesting thread on the fatbike forum on MTBR with lots of input by race veterans such as Mike Curiak.
Alaska Dispatch articles:
Fairbanks News Miner:
Capitol City Weekly:
Huffington Post by Kirsten Dixon:

2011 news articles & stories
Louise Kobin's 2011 race story
Jay & Tracey Petervary on the Iditarod Blog
Billy Koitzsch video on the Iditarod Insider
Alaska Dispatch by Craig Medred
Anchorage Daily News by Mike Campbell
Fairbansk News Miner by Tim Mowry
Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman by Andrew Wellner
Racer's 2010 write-ups:
2010 PRESS
All the way to Nome, by foot, bike or snowgo March 30, by Craig Medred AK Dispatch
Mark falls in Iditarod Invitational March 22, 2010 by Mike Campbell ADN
New record set in human powered Iditarod March 5, 2010 by Craig Medred AK Dispatch
Anchorage cyclist Basinger wins Iditarod Invitational March 4, 2010 by Mike Campbell ADN
Basinger headed toward finish line March 3, 2010 by Mike Campbell ADN
Human powered Iditarod reaches Rainy Pass March 3,2010 by Craig Medred AK Dispatch
Warm trail punishes Iditarod ultramarathoners March 2,2010 by Craig Medred AK Dispatch
Basinger puts the hurt on Iditarod Invitational field March 2, 2010 by Mike Campbell ADN
Human-powered Iditarodders reach Skwentna March 1,2010 by Craig Medred AK Dispatch
Threesome leads pack at Iditarod Invitational March 1,2010 by Mike Campbell ADN
The call of the wild Feb. 27, 2010 by Craig Medred AK Dispatch
April 2, 2009 Velo News by Robbie Stout
Great 2009 race reports by
Press 2009
Anchorage Daily News
March 15, 2009 by Kevin Klott
March 13, 2009 by Craig Medred
March 10, 2009 by Mike Campbell
March 8, 2009 by Craig Medred and Megan Holland
March 7, 2009 by Craig Medred
March 6, 2009 by Craig Medred
March 5, 2009 by Craig Medred
March 3, 2009 by Craig Medred
March 2, 2009 by Craig Medred
February 27th, 2009 by Mike Campbell
February 23, 2009 by Craig Medred
Fairbanks Newsminer
March 7, 2009 by Matias Saari
March 9, 2009 Herald Sun Australia by Carly Crawford
Press 2008
Anchorage Daily News
New York Times
by Mike Brick includes Video
Nome Nugget
Anchorage Daily News
by Craig Medred
Visitor sets record March 4,2008
Suffering on the trail March 9,2008
Fairbanks Daily News Miner
by Tim Mowry
Jackson Hole News & Guide
Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Press 2007
Anchorage Daily News
Fairbanks Daily News Miner
Rocky Mountain News
APRN Radio KUAC listen to new race record set in a different Iditarod
Radio Praha Interview with Nome winner Jan Kopka 4/25/07
by Louise Kobin
by Barbara Schwarzmann

by Andy Heading 2002
Iditarod Invitational 2002 - Andy Heading and Al Sheldon

Preparing for the '02 Iditarod Trail Invitational - BIKEmagic Features