January 21, 2018

Musher Details

2013 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Joshua Klejka

Joshua Klejka

Bib Number: 12
Hometown: Bethel, Alaska


Biography

Joshua Klejka, 17, has been mushing with his siblings since he was four, but never had his own team until he was ten. He has run the Akiak Dash as well as other races, including the 2012 Jr. iditarod when he finished eighth. “I am the youngest boy in the Klejka famiy. My older sister, Jessica, won the Jr. Iditarod in 2008 and my older brother, Jeremiah, won in 2012. An eleventh grader at the high school in Bethel, Joshua participates in cross country, band, choir and drama. He also enjoys running. He plans to attend UAF and to continue mushing.

Sponsors

Joe & Jackie Klejka Family Kennel
BRHS staff & teachers
Pat Barrett
Mike & Kathy Lucas
Dr. Bob Sept
Linwood & Kathy Fiedler
Myron & Sue Angstman & family
Bill Eggimman& Jane McClure

Ron & Janet Kaiser
Pete Kaiser
Albert Buckowski family
Nora Kenneily/JV Everetts Air
Justine Brandt
Kyle Jones & Family
Sheri Neth & Will Updegrove
Alaska Airlines


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 10:22:00 10 1
Burma Road Crossing (Out) 02/23/2013 11:48:00 10 02/23/2013 11:48:00 10 0h 0m 1h 26m 9.77 14
Su River Crossing (Out) 02/23/2013 14:29:00 10 02/23/2013 14:29:00 10 0h 0m 2h 41m 9.32 25
Eagle Song Lodge (Out) 02/23/2013 16:12:00 10 02/23/2013 16:12:00 10 0h 0m 1h 43m 8.74 15
Yentna Station 02/23/2013 18:36:00 10 02/24/2013 04:40:00 10 10h 4m 2h 24m 8.33 20
Eagle Song Lodge (In) 02/24/2013 07:18:00 10 02/24/2013 07:18:00 10 0h 0m 2h 38m 7.59 20
Su River Crossing (In) 02/24/2013 09:14:00 10 02/24/2013 09:14:00 10 0h 0m 1h 56m 7.76 15
Old Hunter Trail Head 02/24/2013 11:34:00 10 02/24/2013 11:34:00 10 0h 0m 2h 20m 8.57 20
Willow Community Center - Finish 02/24/2013 14:14:05 10 2h 40m 7.50 20