Mackey Leads Out of Koyuk; King and Gatt Right Behind

Lance Mackey  was the first out of Koyuk today – just a couple of minutes before 6 a.m. – with 12 dogs.

Jeff King was still in Koyuk with 13 dogs when Mackey left. Hans Gatt – with 12 dogs – reached Koyuk about an hour after King.

Other mushers of interest (and the number of dogs):

  • Hugh Neff: Out of Shaktoolik. (12)
  • Ken Anderson: Out of Shaktoolik. (12)
  • John Baker: Out of Shaktoolik. (10)
  • Mitch Seavey: Out of Shaktoolik. (10)
  • Ramey Smyth: Out of Shaktoolik. (12)
  • Sebastian Schnuelle: Out of Shaktoolik. (13)
  • Dallas Seavey: Out of Shaktoolik. (10)
  • Aliy Zirkle: In to Shaktoolik. (12)
  • Martin Buser: Out of Unalakleet. (14)
  • Rick Swenson: Out of Unalakleet. (12)
  • Paul Gephardt: In to Unalakleet. (12)
  • DeeDee Jonrowe: In to Unalakleet. (8)
  • Middy Johnson: Out of Kaltag. (12)
  • Newton Marshall: In to Nulato. (12)

Judy Currier scratched in Galena.

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