Major (Dr.) Thomas Knolmayer waits for the signal to lead his 16-dog team to the ceremonial starting line of the 2006 Iditarod Sled Dog Race in downtown Anchorage, Alaska, Saturday, March 4, 2006. This is the second year in a row Dr. Knolmayer has run the Iditarod after becoming the first active-duty servicemember to ever complete the 1,150-mile race last year. The race ends in Nome and Dr. Knolmayer expects to spend 11 to 14 days running the race that is equal to the distance of New York to Orlando, Fla.
U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Keith Brown
November 4, 2012
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