Mushing’s most successful champion, Lance Mackey, who was diagnosed with cancer, has passed away today. Lance Mackey won the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race four times. Lance Mackey’s father and kennel shared Wednesday via his Facebook that Lance Mackey was 52 years old while suffering from cancer for a long time
Officials from the world famous sled dog race say the Iditarod Nation is mourning the passing of Lance Mackey. Lance Mackey had to lose his teeth along with his salivary glands for cancer treatment Lance Mackey was born on June 2, 1970 in Alaska, USA. After cancer, he had Raynaud’s syndrome, which limited circulation to his hands and feet.
which becomes more and more erased in cold weather. The struggling Lance Mackey is no longer with us today