Third place not disappointing for Mackey
Lance Mackey has a Yukon Quest resume of which any musher would be proud. He has won the grueling race four times, and placed second on one other occasion.
So you might think Mackey's third place finish in 2012 would be a bit of a bummer.
But as Mackey explains, that just isn't the case.
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