Donlin Gold is happy to be a Premiere Sponsor of the Iron Dog and the Principal Sponsor of the 2015 Halfway Gold Rush Prize.
Donlin Gold is a Premiere Sponsor of the 2015 Iron Dog race. Covering more than 2,000 miles,the snowmachine race starts in Big Lake, passing through Nome and finishing in Fairbanks.
Donlin Gold is also a Principal Sponsor of the race’s 2015 Halfway Gold Rush Prize. The gold prize, which is worth $10,000, is awarded during the halfway ceremony to the first Pro Class team that arrives in Nome, Alaska.
Furthermore, Donlin Gold hosted the 2015 Iron Dog Expo, which promotes safety and provides safety demonstrations and seminars for all expo attendees.
Donlin Gold is proud to support a longtime Alaska event that promotes snowmobile safety and outdoor education all year long.
The first Iron Dog event, which started in 1984, followed the northern route of the Historic Iditarod Trail to Nome. Currently, some of the Iron Dog checkpoints are in communities not far from the Donlin Gold project site.
Donlin Gold wishes all racers a safe and fun ride.