Nicolas Petit

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Nicolas Petit
Personal information
NationalityFrench
BornNormandy, France
ResidenceGirdwood, Alaska, USA
WebsiteTeam Webpage
Sport
SportDogsled racing
Event(s)Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, Copper Basin 300, Knik 200

Nicolas Petit is a French dog musher. He competes in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race and has finished in the top ten a number of times, including in 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 (when he finished in second place).[1][2][3][4] He won the Copper Basin 300, Knik 200, Kobuk 440, and Tustumena 200 in 2018.[5][6][7]

Petit spent his early days in Normandy and moved to Alaska in 1992.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Polk, Leroy. "Nic Petit says his dogs were fastest, despite second place Iditarod finish".
  2. ^ "Nicolas Petit - Musher Career Summary - Race Archives - Iditarod". iditarod.com.
  3. ^ Maguire, Sean. "Iditarod XLVI: Who is Nicolas Petit?".
  4. ^ Press, Associated. "Petit clings to lead in Alaska's Iditarod race". Napa Valley Register. Retrieved 2018-05-16.
  5. ^ Nome, Gabe Colombo, KNOM -. "Nicolas Petit claims decisive win in 2018 Kobuk 440". Alaska Public Media. Retrieved 2018-05-16.
  6. ^ "Petit posts back-to-back wins with Copper Basin 300 victory". 16 January 2018.
  7. ^ bjoyal@newsminer.com, Brad Joyal,. "Nicolas Petit wins Copper Basin 300 sled dog race". Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Retrieved 2018-05-16.
  8. ^ "Nicolas Petit - Musher Details - 2018 Iditarod - Iditarod". iditarod.com.