Just four minutes separated 2012 Kuskwkwim 300 champion Rohn Buser from the man who’s won it nine times: Jeff King. The two left Tuluksak at 4:16 and 4:20 respectively after completing their final mandatory layover. Both mushers dropped a dog for the final sprint in.
Buser told KYUK in Tuluksak that he expects a fast run in.
“It seems like a pretty fast trail, it was a fast trail on the way. I’ll see if I can I can get going pretty fast..I kind of need to,” said Buser.
Stay tuned to KYUK for live coverage of the finish.