Sunday, August 09, 2015

Tucsonan among leaders at Mongol Derby

Tucson.com - Full Article

August 07, 2015 10:50 am • Arizona Daily Star

Michelle Tanaka, the Tucson-born, NYU-educated horsewoman looking to accomplish one of the world's strangest sports feats, isn't just surviving the Mongol Derby. She's leading.

Tanaka is listed among the Day 3 leaders at the event, which traces the mail route of Genghis Khan across the Mongolian steppe. Race organizers say the field, which includes international adventurists and outdoorsmen, will begin to separate in the next few days...

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http://tucson.com/sports/tucsonan-among-leaders-at-mongol-derby/article_cd212546-3d2c-11e5-8188-d7d2c002740a.html