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2014 Iditarod Day 7

Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team across the portage from Kaltag to Unalakleet. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle accepts the Wells Fargo Gold Coast Award for the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle poses for the photo with 8-year-old Autumn Nanouk. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014. Autumn's grandmother, Rhoda Nanouk, made Nanouk's wolf ruff parka.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie prepares to leave the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie's dogs wait as the musher prepares to leave the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie drives his team out of the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hans Gatt drives his team off the Yukon River into the village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Frederick Huntington visits with one of Hans Gatt's dog after he arrived into the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
One of Hans Gatt's dogs is ready to go as Gatt made a brief stop at the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Dallas Seavey leaves the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie gives a pill to his dog at the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr. leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner is third musher into the Unalakleet checkpoint at 6:09PM during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner lines out his dogs after coming into the Unalakleet checkpoint at 6:09 PM during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner is third musher into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Martin Buser is second into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Martin Buser changes his drag brake onto his coast sled. Buser has his finger taped up because it keeps popping out of joint. Buser was second into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Race fans wait for Aliy Zirkle to drive her dog team into the Unalakleet checkpoint. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team into the Unalakleet checkpoint. Zirkle is first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team into the Unalakleet Checkpoint. Zirkle is first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team across the portage from Kaltag to Unalakleet. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle accepts the Wells Fargo Gold Coast Award for the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle poses for the photo with 8-year-old Autumn Nanouk. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014. Autumn's grandmother, Rhoda Nanouk, made Nanouk's wolf ruff parka.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie prepares to leave the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie's dogs wait as the musher prepares to leave the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie drives his team out of the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hans Gatt drives his team off the Yukon River into the village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Frederick Huntington visits with one of Hans Gatt's dog after he arrived into the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
One of Hans Gatt's dogs is ready to go as Gatt made a brief stop at the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Dallas Seavey leaves the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie gives a pill to his dog at the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr. leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner is third musher into the Unalakleet checkpoint at 6:09PM during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner lines out his dogs after coming into the Unalakleet checkpoint at 6:09 PM during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner is third musher into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Martin Buser is second into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Martin Buser changes his drag brake onto his coast sled. Buser has his finger taped up because it keeps popping out of joint. Buser was second into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Race fans wait for Aliy Zirkle to drive her dog team into the Unalakleet checkpoint. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team into the Unalakleet checkpoint. Zirkle is first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team into the Unalakleet Checkpoint. Zirkle is first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team across the portage from Kaltag to Unalakleet. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle accepts the Wells Fargo Gold Coast Award for the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle poses for the photo with 8-year-old Autumn Nanouk. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014. Autumn's grandmother, Rhoda Nanouk, made Nanouk's wolf ruff parka.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie prepares to leave the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie's dogs wait as the musher prepares to leave the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie drives his team out of the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hans Gatt drives his team off the Yukon River into the village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Frederick Huntington visits with one of Hans Gatt's dog after he arrived into the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
One of Hans Gatt's dogs is ready to go as Gatt made a brief stop at the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Dallas Seavey leaves the Yukon River village of Kaltag during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie gives a pill to his dog at the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr. leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Robert Sorlie leaves the Kaltag checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner is third musher into the Unalakleet checkpoint at 6:09PM during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner lines out his dogs after coming into the Unalakleet checkpoint at 6:09 PM during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Sonny Lindner is third musher into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Martin Buser is second into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Martin Buser changes his drag brake onto his coast sled. Buser has his finger taped up because it keeps popping out of joint. Buser was second into the Unalakleet checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Race fans wait for Aliy Zirkle to drive her dog team into the Unalakleet checkpoint. Zirkle is the first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team into the Unalakleet checkpoint. Zirkle is first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team into the Unalakleet Checkpoint. Zirkle is first musher to reach the Bering Sea in Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Aliy Zirkle mushes her dog team between the checkpoints of Kaltag and Unalakleet during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Craig Medred