Coast Guard proudly sponsors Iditarod musher

Members of the Coast Guard often fulfill a lifelong dream by joining the service.  The road to realizing that dream often begins in a person’s youth, when inspiration provides a starting point towards that lifelong dream. For Ken Anderson, his […]


Deck Watch goes to the Iditarod

The Coast Guard is sponsoring Ken Anderson, an Iditarod race veteran during his running of the 40th Iditarod race that extends through some of Alaska’s toughest terrain on a route to Nome. This week Deck Watch speaks with Anderson and […]


ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Coast Guard sponsored Iditarod racerunner Ken Anderson talks with Alaska Senator Mark Begich prior to the ceremonial start of the 39th running of the Iditarod, March 5, 2010. The Coast Guard is sponsoring Anderson, a 10-year Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race veteran during his 11th running of the Iditarod, which is known as "€œThe last great race on Earth." U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley

Deck Watch March 11, 2011

If you’re an Iditarod fan you know the Coast Guard is again sponsoring Ken Anderson in his Iditarod race bid. Ken is well on his way to Nome. Deck Watch is a five to seven minute radio show featuring Coast […]