Lance Mackey

Lance Mackey (born June 2, 1970) is an American dog musher and dog sled racer from Fairbanks, Alaska, who is a four-time winner of the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest and four-time winner of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Read more on wikipedia

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Lance Mackey visits Skagway for special screening of The Great Alone - Skagwaynews

November 29, 2016

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Lance Mackey visits Skagway for special screening of The Great Alone
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“I don't have a lot of friends who go out of there way to do things like this,” Mackey told the audience in the Eagles auditorium. “I hope you love the show. I play a very small part [in it]. Somebody else did all of the work. It's been very successful ...

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Lance Mackey withdraws from 2017 Iditarod - Alaska Dispatch News

September 27, 2016

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Lance Mackey withdraws from 2017 Iditarod
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Mackey has a history of medical conditions that have left lasting impacts. In 2001, Mackey was diagnosed with throat cancer. He underwent extensive surgery and radiation. Most of Mackey's saliva glands came out with surgery, so he must constantly drink ...

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Lance Mackey's 2016 Iditarod comes to an end in Galena - KTVA.com - Alaska News and Weather

March 14, 2016

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Lance Mackey's 2016 Iditarod comes to an end in Galena
KTVA.com - Alaska News and Weather
Veteran musher and Iditarod crowd favorite Lance Mackey chose to scratch from this year's race at the Galena checkpoint Monday, citing personal health concerns, according to the Iditarod Trail Committee. His 2016 Iditarod bid came to an end Monday at ...

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Lance Mackey documentary returns to Alaska for big-screen showing - Alaska Dispatch News

January 19, 2016

Lance Mackey documentary returns to Alaska for big-screen showing
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Over the last year, Kohs took the film on the festival circuit, often with Mackey and his lead dog, Amp. The film has received several awards, including the grand jury award at the Seattle International Film Festival and grand prize at the Banff ...

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Lance Mackey documentary, years in the making, finally gets Alaska showing - Alaska Dispatch News

February 18, 2015

Lance Mackey documentary, years in the making, finally gets Alaska showing
Alaska Dispatch News
Filmmaker Greg Kohs has a gooey analogy when people ask why he made a documentary on champion Iditarod and Yukon Quest musher Lance Mackey. ... Kohs said Mackey cried at the screening and that the film "pumped him up" to race this year. Mackey ...

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