The Iditarod Sled Dog Race is the only race in the world that gives a prize for last place. But, the not just the first place gets a prize, everyone does. The lower it gets the less money you get, though. For last place, the musher gets what is called the red lantern! Hope this helped you!
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In 2011 they receive a "purse" which is their prize money, with $528,000. They will also receive a red truck:D
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The "halfway point" checkpoint for the iditarod race is Ophir to Iditarod
The race is named after the town of Iditarod.
Iditarod is from the Alaskan language. It is a dogsled race in Alaska. The race is called the Iditirod Race.
Jeff King won the Iditarod Race in 1985.
There are no more than 100 mushers in the Iditarod race.
Lance Mackey won the 2009 Iditarod race.
The 2005 Iditarod race winner was Robert Sorlie.