Iditarod Photo Finish

Victory by only one second seemed inconceivable in the 1,100-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. But in an astonishing finish marking the end of the 1978 event, that’s what happened. Dick Mackey and his team of huskies out-ran Rick Swenson down Front Street in Nome to claim victory by a single second.

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Iditarod Photo Finish | Class of 2010 | Moment Category

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