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2015 Iron Dog Champions Crowned

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 23:47 -- mfussell

FAIRBANKS — A winner has been crowned for this year's "longest, toughest snow machine race".

Scott Faeo and Eric Quam, members of team 20, took first place in the Iron Dog arriving in Fairbanks at 12:32 p.m. Saturday. The team lead the majority of the last half of the competition after leaving the Nome checkpoint. Scott Davis and Aaron Bartel placed second arriving around 40 minutes after the 2015 champions. Team 17, consisting of Allen Hill and Marc McKenna, took third.