Fifteen-year-old Jason Pavila won the 2019 Bogus Creek 150 in his first attempt. Pavila arrived in Bethel at 9:37 a.m. on Saturday with nine dogs. Under a bright moon, Pavila outpaced veteran Bethel musher George Manutoli on a fast and cold trail overnight. Pavila brings home $8,775 from the $60,000 purse. Running dogs from his grandfather Max Olick’s Mad River Kennel, Pavila bested a veteran field of mushers and opened a lead on past champion George Manutoli. Manutoli last won this race in...
K300 Tweets from KYUK
- KYUK's hourly updates are rolling all day from Aniak and later Kalskag. At 2:00 the Akiak Dash mass start happens in Bethel (stay tuned for video later). Lots more at http://kyuk.org and on 640 am!
- 9 #k300 mushers are into Aniak and three have left: Matt Failor, Nic Petit, and Jessie Holmes. Everyone has different levels of rest complete, so there is much more sorting to be done before the race picture is clear.
- Pete Kasier is first into Aniak in #k300, planning to spend four hours there. Nic Petit is second in, followed by Matt Failor in third. Each win new handmade Aniak prizes. #k300