And They're Off

Published 03/03 2014 01:46PM

Updated 03/03 2014 01:48PM

(KTUU) Iditarod XLII began Sunday in Alaska, seeing Deby Trosper take the honorary lead on what is now known as The Last Great Race.

Sixty-eight mushers took off from Willow for the official restart of the race, traveling over 1,100 miles to reach the coast, and Nome.

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