Wednesday, June 19, 2013
2013 Fur Rondy Events
2013 Fur Rondy Shuttle Map
Mushers Prepare for Fur Rondy Open World Championship
For the next three days mushers will run 24.8 miles as fast as they can, each day starting and finishing downtown on 4th and D street.
Anchorage is Ready to Rondy
While Fur Rondy organizers are excited, they say there's not going to be anything really new. They’re going to stick with the tried and true.
2012 Fur Rondy Photo Gallery
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Running of the Reindeer from the Reindeer's Vantage (2012)
A reindeer's perspective on Fur Rondy's annual tradition
Fur Rondy Executive Director Stepping Down (2012)
“Even someone who buys a Rondy pin, we owe them thanks for keeping Rondy going,” said Susan Duck. “People think I'm being humble when I deflect that question, but it's the truth.”
Fur Rondy's Economic Impact (2012)
"When all of a sudden you find out you've got 15,000 people at the Running of the Reindeer, think how many reindeer sausage hotdogs are going to be eaten that day," Gary Hufford, president of the Fur Rondy board, said.
Rondy Coins Hot Off the Mint (2012)
The bronze medallions $25, but the pure gold version could set you back almost $2,000 depending on the price of gold.
Fur Rondy Snow Sculptures Finished, On Display (2012)
After a week of hard labor, the carvers at the Fur Rondy snow sculpture competition have finally laid down their tools.