Run the Iditarod®! With Fitness Finders® new ‘Race with the Sled Dogs’ adventure, your students will run right alongside the mushers; challenging themselves and experiencing amazing educational opportunities as they traverse the Alaskan terrain. Choose from two race distances, the full Iditarod® (1,000 miles), or the shorter but still challenging Jr. Iditarod® (150 miles). The 2019 Iditarod® runs March 1st-15th, so start packing your sleds!
This exciting trek will motivate your students. Be sure to reward your mighty adventurers as they reach specific checkpoints along the route. Our Alaskan Adventure Bundle outfits runners with 24" Lacelink™ Lanyards, Frosty Toes™, Paw Prints, and a Compass.
Recommended checkpoints: (Use combined mileage of all students. Adjust as needed.)
Iditarod® - Rainy Pass (153 miles), Grayling (530 miles), Nome (1,000 miles).
Jr. Iditarod® - Bruma Rd. (18 miles), Yentna Station (75 miles), Willow (150 miles).
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