The Iron Dog race has put all racers -- both in the pro and trail class -- on an eight-hour hold, that could last even longer, if the weather on the Bering Sea coast doesn't let up.
Catch the start of the Iditasport Ultra Marathon in Willow, on February 19, 2018.
Track the Iron Dog racers as they jet across Alaska from Big Lake, to Nome, to Fairbanks.
Teams 3 and 18 scratched from the 2018 Iron Dog, shortly after Sunday's pro class start in Big Lake.
With so many Alaskans on the U.S. Olympic cross country ski team, MK Burgess decides to take to the slopes and try a sport so near and dear to Alaskans' hearts.