Monday, March 20, 2006
Here's another reason to hurry your team of sled dogs along in the Iditarod - if you're slow, you might miss the banquet. The 2006 Finishers Banquet took place Sunday night in Nome, Alaska, where awards were handed out. Sixty-five mushers attended, but five others hadn't finished the race yet. (Note to Colorado musher-watchers: Bill Pinkham of Glenwood Springs came in 40th; Buena Vista's Lachlan Clarke finished 63rd of 83 teams.