Images: Iditarod Anchorage Start
Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Gwen Holdmann, wife of Coast Guard sponsored Iditarod musher Ken Anderson, hold one of Ken-s sled dogs prior to starting the Anchorage Ceremonial start of the 40th Iditarod March 3, 2012.
The Coast Guard continues its sponsorship of Anderson, an 11-year Iditarod Trail Sled Dog racing veteran, in his 12th running of the more than 1,000-mile race to Nome.
U.S Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley