The 2015 Iditarod part III.
Ken Anderson, from Fairbanks, and his family head to the starting line.
Mushers Jason Mackey and Jeff King greet each other before the start of the 43rd Annual Iditarod in Anchorage, Alaska.
Volunteers help a sled dog out from its kennel before hooking up to its dog team.
Veteran musher DeeDee Jonrowe prepares to lead her dog team to the start line.
Dog teams often reach a fever pitch of excitement as they are being led to the line.
Musher Yuka Honda at the ceremonial start.
Sled dogs tear down 4th Avenue after starting the race to Nome.
Jeff King checks on his lead dog before making his way to the starting line on 4th Avenue in Anchorage.