Updated: Monday, 3/3/14 at 12:31am
Martin Buser leads the pack as he approaches the Finger Lake checkpoint.
Buser holds a few mile lead over fellow Big Lake musher, Kelly Maixner.
Hugh Neff, Nicolas Petit and Allen Moore round out the top-five.
Last year’s runner-up, Aliy Zirkle, ranks 11th so far, clocking into the Skwentna checkpoint at 9:09pm Sunday.
The 2013 Iditarod Champion, Mitch Seavey is currently near the middle of the pack in 32nd place.