In the area


SLED DOG RACING: Iditarod ceremonial start, downtown Anchorage, 10 a.m.

ROLLER DERBY: SoCal Derby at Rage City Rollergirls, AT&T Sports Pavilion, 7 p.m.


CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: Tour of Anchorage: 50-K freestyle, Service High, wave starts begin at 8:30 a.m.; 40-K freestyle, Service, wave starts begin at 9:30 a.m.; 25-K classic, APU, wave starts begin at 10 a.m.; 25-K freestyle, APU, wave starts begin at 11 a.m.

WOMEN'S COLLEGE GYMNASTICS: Lindenwood Univ. at UAA, Wells Fargo Sports Complex, 2 p.m.