CZECH REPUBLIC DOG RACE

Austrian Michal Juza drives his team along the Orlicke Mountains, East Bohemia, on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2004, during the longest and most difficult Sled Dog Race in Czech Republic named Sedivacek's Long that is also the first European Championship. Competitors take part in 222 km (135 miles) race in the mountains during four days and they must bivouac one night in the open air. (AP Photo/Alexandra Mlejnkova,CTK)