Aniak musher Isaac Underwood is the winner of the February 50 sled dog race. Underwood mushed his team of 8 to claim the top spot in a field of 17 mushers on Saturday, February 27, 2021. In lead for Underwood were 6 year old Chester and 2 year old Charlie. His total time was 3 hours 51 mins.
This is Underwood’s first win in a Kuskokwim 300 sponsored event, congratulations Isaac! For his win he will take home $2700.
Coming in second was Robert Charles Jr. of Akiachak who finished 3 minutes after Underwood. This is Charles’ second race ever, his first was the 2021 Akiak Dash where he finished 12th. Charles raced a team from the Snyder Kennel.
Racing to a third-place finish was Jim George of Akiachak/Kwethluk, he crossed the finish line with a time of 4:01.
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