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Seavey, Zirkle race to Nome

By KTVA CBS 11 News 2:46 AM March 11, 2014

Race to Nome

Iditarod XLII nears the finish.

Dallas Seavey leads the race to Nome with Aliy Zirkle not far behind.

At 1:16 a.m.Tuesday morning, Seavey decided to push through the severe wind conditions at Safety. Nearly 20 minutes later Zirkle decided to make her move.

According to Iditarod Insider’s GPS, Seavey has 30 miles left to Nome, but Zirkle keeps inching her way closer making it anyone’s game.

11:50 p.m. Monday, Jeff King scratched from the Iditarod saying the severe winds were making it hard to navigate the trail.

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