Sports

The seminar began after the deadly 2012 event raised questions about race safety. 

Matt Tunseth
The grind up Mount Marathon and the harrowing descent that follows in the annual Independence Day race on the 3,022-foot peak overlooking Seward is fraught with pitfalls.Alaska Dispatch News
A personal-best on his final throw earned the Bartlett High graduate his first medal at the U.S. championships.Beth Bragg
The 52-year-old outlasted a field of 815 players to win a coveted gold bracelet at poker's most prestigious event.Doyle Woody
A righthander from UC-Santa Barbara, Alex Garcia allowed one baserunner in the 2-0 win over the Glacier Pilots.Alaska Dispatch News
Here are the race times for Saturday's Mount Marathon mountain race in Seward.Alaska Dispatch News

Simone Penker will represent the University of Alaska Anchorge and her home country of Austria at the World University Games next month in Gwangju, South Korea.

 

Shelby Lum
After a long break to let a broken toe mend, Simone Penker is headed to the World University Games in Korea to represent UAA and her home country of Austria.Beth Bragg
The Lightning picked Kris Oldham in the sixth round Saturday, two days after the goaltender's 18th birthday.Beth Bragg
DeeDee Jonrowe, who lost her home but saved her sled dogs from the Sockeye wildfire, entered the 2016 Iditarod on Saturday.Beth Bragg