Iditarod Champion Offers Tips On Building A Winning Team

At age 18, Dallas Seavey was the youngest musher to finish what has been called the last great race on earth – the 1,049-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Now 25, Seavey has many more impressive finishes under his belt. In 2011, he became the youngest winner of the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race. And last March, he became the youngest Iditarod champion, winning the 2012 race from Anchorage to Nome, Alaska, in 9 days, 4 hours, 29 minutes. The 2013 Iditarod begins March 2.As a musher, Seavey regularly faces sub-zero temperatures and gale-force winds. He’s experienced frostbite and conditions that have nearly taken his life. Though few people will ever face the extreme conditions for which Seavey and his dogs train, almost any workplace and any business manager can learn a thing or two from the way he leads his team.Read more here:


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