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1974 March I ought to know I am Mary Shields.

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Q: When did Mary Shields run the Iditarod?
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Who began the Iditarod?

the iditarod originated from the serum run.

How many years has the iditarod?

The Iditarod from 2018 has run for 45 years

Who was the first woman to do the Iditarod?

Mary Shields was one of two women to be the first to participate in the Iditarod Trail Race in 1974, and the first to finish the Iditarod. She placed 23rd then. Her first race experience came shortly after she came to Alaska. In October some friends of hers let her borrow 3 of their dogs and a sled for her to use in hauling water and firewood. From this experience she learned a love for dogs and mushing.

Who was the first woman to win the Iditarod?

Libby Riddles was the first woman to win the Iditarod, but Susan Butcher was close behind.

What do mushers do during the iditarod?

They can't run so they just get ran over during the iditarod .

When was the first long Iditarod race run to Nome?

The first Iditarod was held in 1973. Yupperz=)

What is the most dogs you can run in the Iditarod?


Max number of dogs you can race in Iditarod?

The maximum number of dogs you can run in the Iditarod race is 16 dogs

Who an run the Iditarod?

White settlers ran this race.

What is the race called when dogs run in Alaska?


Who was the first woman to win the iditarod sled dog race?

The Iditarod received more attention outside of the state after the 1985 victory of Libby Riddles, a long shot who became the first woman to win the race. Susan Butcher became the second woman to win the race and went on to win three more years.

What does the Iditarod represent?

it sort of represents the serum run, which it originated from.