Jessica Hendricks has taken the lead of the Tustumena 200. The leaders have left Clam Shell Lodge after a 6 hour layover. Hendricks, last year’s winner, has a 24 minute lead over Colleen Robertia. Mitch Seavey, Danny Seavey, Ken Anderson and Judy Currier are the next mushers due to leave the checkpoint.Clam Shell Lodge is the half-way point in the race. The Tustumena 100 started after the T200, and this race was won by Bill Steyer finishing at 5:52am, followed closely by Jason Mackey (5:55) and Mike Barnett (6:02). The Jr. T was won by Merissa Osmar at 23:43 on January 27. Following Osmar was Daniel Osmar and Patrick Mackey. All three mushers finished within an hour of each other.
Racing in the ACE Race with Tonya Helm On this episode of the Mushing podcast,