September 22, 2018

Musher Details

2013 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Jonathan Biggerstaff

Jonathan Biggerstaff

Bib Number: 6
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.

Awards

Red Lantern
Sportsmanship

2013 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 10hr
Knik Lake Start 02/23/2013 10:10:00 10 1
Burma Road Crossing (Out) 02/23/2013 11:58:00 10 02/23/2013 11:58:00 10 0h 0m 1h 48m 7.78 14
Su River Crossing (Out) 02/23/2013 14:44:00 10 02/23/2013 14:44:00 10 0h 0m 2h 46m 9.04 25
Eagle Song Lodge (Out) 02/23/2013 16:45:00 10 02/23/2013 16:45:00 10 0h 0m 2h 1m 7.44 15
Yentna Station 02/23/2013 20:04:00 10 02/24/2013 06:20:00 10 10h 16m 3h 19m 6.03 20
Eagle Song Lodge (In) 02/24/2013 09:16:00 10 02/24/2013 09:16:00 10 0h 0m 2h 56m 6.82 20
Su River Crossing (In) 02/24/2013 10:56:00 10 02/24/2013 10:56:00 10 0h 0m 1h 40m 9.00 15
Old Hunter Trail Head 02/24/2013 13:31:00 10 02/24/2013 13:31:00 10 0h 0m 2h 35m 7.74 20
Willow Community Center - Finish 02/24/2013 16:42:26 10 3h 11m 6.28 20