July 16, 2018

Musher Details

2010 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Jonathan Biggerstaff

Jonathan Biggerstaff

Bib Number: 8
Hometown: Talkeetna, Alaska


Biography

Jonathan, 17, was born and raised in Alaska. He says he is a third generation musher and second generation Jr. Iditarod musher. His mom, Larisa, ran the Jr. Iditarod in 1983 and 1984. This will be Jonathan’s second Jr. Iditarod. He also holds a Bronze medal for participation in the Arctic Winter Games in Yellowknife. Jonathan is in 11th grade and attends the Idea Homeschool. He participates in Alaska FFA, plays the cello, plays soccer, is on the swim team, does public speaking, on the debate team and is on the Academic Decathlon team. He also enjoys skiing, Alaska 4-H where he is a teen leader, and snow machining.He expects to continue mushing after highschool.

Sponsors

Cruz Construction
Mapes Family
Sage Health Clinic
Dr. Meyer

Awards

Red Lantern
Sportsmanship

2010 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 10hr
Start 02/27/2010 10:14:00 9 0
Su River Crossing (Out) 02/27/2010 16:18:00 9 02/27/2010 16:18:00 9 0h 0m 6h 4m 6.59 40
Eagle Song (Out) 02/27/2010 18:26:00 9 02/27/2010 18:36:00 9 0h 10m 2h 8m 7.03 15
Yentna Station 02/27/2010 23:28:20 9 02/28/2010 06:40:20 8 7h 12m 4h 52m 4.11 20
Eagle Song (In) 02/28/2010 10:29:00 8 02/28/2010 10:40:00 7 0h 11m 3h 48m 5.26 20
Su River Crossing (In) 02/28/2010 13:19:00 7 02/28/2010 13:19:00 7 0h 0m 2h 39m 5.66 15
Finish 02/28/2010 23:13:45 7 9h 54m 4.04 Finished Red Lantern 40