Aaron Peck in 1st place in Stage Stop Dog Race
PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) -- Aaron Peck of Alberta, Canada has moved into first
place in International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race.
Peck replaced Buddy Streeper of Fort Nelson, British Columbia as the top musher
after the third stage of the race Monday in Alpine, Wyo. On Tuesday the dog
teams will race around Pinedale, where wind chill values could drop to as low as
KOVE-AM reports that the racers will then attend a banquet in Lander and watch
a movie of last year's stage there.
Streeper is now in second place and Lars Lindh of Sweden is in third. Lander
favorite Jerry Bath has advanced to ninth place.
The race also includes stages in Idaho, Utah, and Montana.