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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
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
Iditarod competitors battle fatigue

...Nome veteran Aaron Burmeister. Third out of Anvik was Jake Berkowitz,of Big Lake.Four-time Iditarod champion Martin Buser, of Big Lake, was first into the checkpoint at 2:17 a.m. Friday. But he decided to take a mandatory eight-hour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-03-08/iditarod-competitors
Mitch Seavey, 53, becomes oldest winner of Iditarod

...race changed leaders several times. Those at the front of the field included four-time champions Lance Mackey and Martin Buser, who later fell behind.En route to Nome, the race turned into an aggressively contested run among veterans along...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-03-13/mitch-seavey-53-beco
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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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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