Meet Iditarod Legends, Champions, & Top Contenders At the Alaska State Fair
(Wasilla, AK. August 31, 2010) The Iditarod Trail Committee is proud to be a part of the Alaska State Fair's "Iditarod Heroes" meet and greet on Saturday September 4th, 2010. The event will take place at the Borealis Plaza Tent (next to the Borealis Theater) from 1:30 pm to 5 pm.
Four-time Iditarod Champions Lance Mackey and Martin Buser will be joined by 1978 Iditarod Champion Dick Mackey, 2004 Iditarod Champion Mitch Seavey, Dee Dee Jonrowe, Dallas Seavey, Ramey Smyth and Hugh Neff to meet and greet race fans attending the fair.
The Iditarod Trail Committee will also have some very special artifacts on hand from Iditarod's past races that will help visitors get a glimpse of how "The Last Great Race on Earth" has evolved since its early years.
This is a great opportunity for race fans of all ages to get up close and personal with these Iditarod athletes as they share their stories of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.