July 17, 2018

Musher Details

2008 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Amanda K Olson

Amanda K Olson

Bib Number: 11
Hometown: Talkeetna, Alaska


Biography

Amanda Olson, 17, will be entering her third Jr. Iditarod. She also ran the Cantwell Classic last year and placed sixth. Amanda is homeschooled and in the 11th grade. She enjoys reading and the outdoors and doesn’t know what she’ll do after high school but will continue mushing. “I live 14 miles out of Talkeetna. You can only get there by snowmachine, four wheeler or dog team. So I use my dogs for transportation and hauling of groceries and wood.”


2008 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 10hr
Willow Start 02/23/2008 10:20:00 10 02/23/2008 10:20:00 10 0h 0m 0
Susitna River (Out) 02/23/2008 13:08:00 10 02/23/2008 13:08:00 10 0h 0m 2h 48m 10.71 30
Eagle Song Lodge (Out) 02/23/2008 14:52:00 10 02/23/2008 14:52:00 10 0h 0m 1h 44m 8.08 14
Yentna Station (Out) 02/23/2008 17:13:00 10 02/24/2008 03:35:00 10 10h 22m 2h 21m 11.06 26
Eagle Song Lodge (In) 02/24/2008 05:53:00 10 02/24/2008 05:53:00 10 0h 0m 2h 18m 11.30 26
Susitna River (In) 02/24/2008 07:24:00 10 02/24/2008 07:24:00 10 0h 0m 1h 31m 9.23 14
Willow Finish 02/24/2008 10:24:00 10 3h 0m 10.00 30