Dogsled racer who was simply only the next woman to earn the Iditarod, the 1,150 mile contest over Alaska, and the first ever to do so 3 x. She researched veterinary medication Colorado State College or university before shifting to Alaska to pursue her interest for dogsledding. Furthermore to her Iditarod is victorious, she was also the initial girl to climb towards the summit of Mt. McKinley, which she do with a pet dog group in 1979. She got two daughters with her hubby and fellow pet dog musher, David Monson. Erik Weihenmayer was someone else to climb Mt. McKinley – though he do so blind.