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Saturday, March 5, 2016

ID: Black Team Ceremonial Start in Pictures


Allen is interviewed, the sleds are ready


Allen with all his Grandkids (pics: Jennifer Moore-Smith)


Boonie and her Matson lei, Bridgett and Jennifer (Allen's daughters) leading the team to the line


Off they go!


Quito and Junior leading them all down Cordova Street (Pic: Lee Fisher)

12 comments:

J elliott said...

Awwww - alla you guys - tearing up again...what IS it with the water-works rhis season?

Aloha nui Loa ...

Cindy Eckhoff said...

Sweet pictures
Wishing you a safe and speedy race
Go Allen and doggies!!

MG said...

Great to see Quito and Junior in the lead. Best wishes for a great race.

Marilyn cozzens said...

Great pictures especially Allen's grandkids. The blue jackets & Lei's are such a nice touch. What a wonderful sight to see Quito in lead.

Margaret said...

Woof, woof, woof!!!

Love seeing Quito up front where she belongs (amazing she's up to Iditarod after giving birth to her third litter this Fall)!!!

Best to the Black Team!!! Woof, woof, woof!!!

Wonderful to see Allen daughters and grandkids!!!

Leanna said...

Ditto to everyone's comments. With Allen and Aliy it is a family affair for sure... and just look at Quito's smile!

Nessmuk said...


I totally agree...love seeing Quito up front...something about that girl just makes me smile!! The young SPK talent is looking great as well!!

Anonymous said...

Oh Quito!

A-town's Becky said...

Allen won't have any problem getting through the gorge with this happy crew.
:-)

Linda Toth said...

I appreciate the Leis - a Rey nice touch .. Especially on Quito

Linda Toth said...

...and the grand kids - how great is that.?

Cath Lay said...

Go Black Team! Happy trails🐕