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Martin Buser on track for fifth Iditarod title

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -Four-time champion Martin Buser maintained the lead Saturday in Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, hoping to be only the second musher to ever claim a fifth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-03-09/martin-buser-track-f
Aliy Zirkle retakes lead in Iditarod in run to Alaska coast

...place the past two years, left the Yukon River village of Kaltag at 3:18 a.m. Saturday to retake the lead from Martin Buser.Zirkle, 44, of Two Rivers, Alaska, paused only seven minutes at the Kaltag checkpoint before heading out on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-08/aliy-zirkle-retakes-
New leader has shot at his first victory in Iditarod

...Ruby. Zirkle has never won the race but finished second the past two years.In second place is four-time champion Martin Buser, of Big Lake, Alaska. Buser reached Ruby at 6:44 p.m. Thursday, and after resting eight hours, departed at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-07/new-leader-has-shot-
Seaveys building legacy in storied sled-dog race

...started Sunday in Willow, and will finish sometime early next week in Nome. In the early going, four-time champion Martin Buser was the first to arrive at the Rainy Pass checkpoint Monday.Besides Mitch and Dallas, there is another Seavey in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-03/seaveys-building-leg
Alaska Native musher sets record in win

...since Jerry Riley did it in 1976.Baker also shattered by three hours the race record held by four-time champion Martin Buser, who completed the 2002 race in eight days, 22 hours and 46 minutes. Baker completed the race in 8 days, 19 hours...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-03-16/alaska-native-musher-sets-record-
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...in the old gold rush settlement several hours ahead of projected runner-up Doug Swingley. King joined Swingley, Martin Buser and Susan Butcher as four-time winners. Rick Swenson is the race's only five-time winner. At 50, King is also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/16/oth_70105.shtml
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Sled-dog teams begin journey in Iditarod

...at least among top mushers like defending champion Dallas Seavey and four-time winners Lance Mackey, Jeff King and Martin Buser.They are among six past Iditarod winners in the running. Mackey, of Fairbanks, is the only musher to win the Yukon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-03-03/sled-dog-teams-begin
King, Jonrowe, Boulding reach Shaktoolik

...he's got a shot at it," King said. Another six mushers were on the trail to Shaktoolik, including defending champ Martin Buser of Big Lake, 1995 winner Doug Swingley of Lincoln, Mont., and five-time winner Rick Swenson of Two Rivers. Jonrowe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/16/oth_224235.shtml
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Mackey closing in on victory as race enters the final stretch

...doesn't happen to Lance," the musher said after bedding down his dogs next to the team of another four-time winner, Martin Buser, who was third into Koyuk. Mackey, 36, of Fairbanks, is trying to become the first musher to win both the 1,000-mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/14/oth_120257.shtml
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Veteran has built a near 2-hour lead

...the trail out of Eagle Island were veterans Hans Gatt, Ray Reddington Jr., Sonny Lindner, and four-time champion Martin Buser.Kaltag, an Athabaskan Indian community of 172 residents, is the last checkpoint on the Yukon River and 359 miles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-03-13/veteran-has-built-ne
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