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Dallas Seavey poles and kicks on the trail before reaching Elim, Alaska, during the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Monday, March 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Anchorage Daily News, Marc Lester)

Iditarod race crowns youngest musher

January 1, 1970

Dallas Seavey, 25, competing against both his father and grandfather, won the 40th annual Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Mar. 13, becoming the youngest musher crowned champion of the storied Alaska event.