Defending champion Blayne Streeper was disqualified from today's final heat of the Fur Rendezvous World Championship Sled Dog Race following an incident on Cordova Street hill during yesterday's race in which he appeared to have struck and cursed at another musher while their teams were passing.
To see video of the alleged transgression, please click HERE.
A follow-up article in the Alaska Daily News includes a statement by Streeper explaining his version of the incident. You can read that article HERE.
So what do you think? Was Buddy's behavior worthy of disqualification from one of the most important sprint races of the season? Please post your comment, but please keep it family friendly.