Sass wins back-to-back Yukon Quest titles

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Musher Brent Sass won his second-straight Yukon Quest, and third overall Tuesday afternoon. Sass, from Eureka, crossed the finish line in Whitehorse, YT at 1:53 p.m.

Veteran Musher Brent Sass at the start of the 2020 Yukon Quest in Fairbanks, Alaska. (KTUU)

Sass had been swapping the lead position with musher Michelle Phillips over the course of the 1,000-mile race that began in Fairbanks on Feb. 1.

The last musher to win back-to-back Yukon Quest titles was Allen Moore in 2013 and 2014.

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