Yukon Quest: Sass falls out of top spot; Drobny and Moore in dogfight for first

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Front-runners in the 2019 Yukon Quest have left Dawson City, and Brent Sass has fallen back from his first place position, all the way to fourth.
Sass was leading the pack heading into Eagle, but he appears to have stopped for a couple hours about 42 miles away from the remote checkpoint.
Paige Drobny currently has a small lead on Allen Moore as the two are essentially neck-and-neck.
Hans Gatt is in third while Sass and Michelle Phillips are both stopped around the same area.
We'll update you on what made the two front-runners stop if that information becomes available.
There is a mandatory four hour layover in Eagle, the most remote checkpoint on the trail, when the mushers arrive.
The Yukon Quest Trail Committee has announced a change to the finish line here in Fairbanks.
For the safety of the teams, the finish has been moved from it's normal location on the Chena River, to the Morris Thompson Culture and Visitors Center.
They also said that teams should expect overflow on the Chena.