DES MOINES, Iowa -- Earlier this year, Des Moines-native Steve Cannon completed the Iditarod Trail Invitational, a 1,000-mile race from Anchorage to Nome in Alaska.
Another Iowan, Dave Mable, was there documenting the highs and the lows of the adventure. Cannon and Mable are now premiering a movie about the race. "1000 Miles to Nome" premiers with a public screening July 11 at Franklin Junior High in Des Moines.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with the moving starting at 7 p.m.
A portion of the proceeds from the movie will benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and the Bike Collective.
Tickets for the film screening can be purchased here.
More information about Cannon and his adventures can be found here.