Tustumena 200 2020 race cancelled

Anchorage (KTUU) The Board of Directors announced on Friday the Tustumena 200 will not have a race in 2020.

According to a post on the race's Facebook page, the Board of Directors will be taking some time to re-evaluate the future of the T 200.

Channel 2 spoke to the race's president and race director Tami Murray. She said the race is trying to rebuild it's team, but that will take time. With that in mind, the board decided to take a year off. They plan to recruit a few new people and hopefully will be able to bring back a race to the Kenai Peninsula.

The Facebook post went on to thank all the volunteers, community, sponsors, and mushers who helped make the race with it is today.

Copyright 2019 KTUU. All Rights Reserved.