ANCHORAGE (KTUU) UPDATE:
Watch our full ceremonial start broadcast above.
Live coverage of the 45th Iditarod begins live on Channel 2 at 9:30 a.m. Follow along with regular updates from the field here on KTUU.com as our crew interviews rookies and Iditarod legends alike.
Beginning at 10 a.m., the racers will leave every two minutes. Check out the starting order here.
Find full coverage on our special Iditarod section here.