Adventure athletes from around the world will take off on Knik Lake on Sunday, February 28 to fat bike, ski and run 350 miles or 1000 miles on the Iditarod Trail. It is the world's longest winter ultra endurance race. The finish lines for the three distances are McGrath (350 miles) and Nome (1,000 miles). Come on out to Knik Bar and cheer on the racers.
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