The Iditarod race is on in Alaska. This annual race from Anchorage to Nome, which covers 1,049 miles has started. The mushers will face harsh conditions, and unbelievible trials. Watch the video preview here and you will get sucked into the race already. Currently Kjetil Backen is in the lead.
This year some of the mushers are doing something different. They are carring GPS trackers which actually allows you to watch their progress through the race. Go here, and watch your favorite.