Sass a no go for Iditarod

FAIRBANKS-After leading the majority of this year's Yukon Quest before scratching late due to a fall off the sled and subsequent head injury, Sass told the media that he will NOT be running in this year's Iditarod race which is 11 days away. 

Sass said that he was quote "far from 100 percent" endquote and withdrew from this year's Iditarod race.