September 22, 2018

Musher Details

2016 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Chandler Wappett

Chandler Wappett

Bib Number: 8
Hometown: Fairbanks, Alaska


Biography

Chandler Wappett, 17, says he started mushing in 2011 “to make good memories and spend time with dogs outside.” He finished 5th in last year’s Jr. Iditarod and has run junior races in the Fairbanks area. Chandler says, “I have two brothers and one sister and we all help each other to run the dogs and take turns racing. He is a a senior at Lathrop High School where he participates in XC country runnning. XC skiing and soccer. He also enjoys sports, fishing and hunting. He plans to go to college and then medical school. He says he’ll continue mushing “for a long time.”

Sponsors

Andrew Wappett, DMD PC
Ben Lomond, Inc.
Jr. Dog Mushers of Interior Alaska


2016 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 10hr
Willow Community Center 02/27/2016 10:14:00 10 0
Old Hunter Trail Head 02/27/2016 12:17:00 10 02/27/2016 12:17:00 10 0h 0m 2h 3m 8.78 18
Eagle Song 02/27/2016 15:30:00 10 02/27/2016 15:31:00 10 0h 1m 3h 13m 11.50 37
Yentna Station 02/27/2016 17:45:00 10 02/28/2016 03:51:00 10 10h 6m 2h 14m 8.96 ✔ 20
Eagle Song 02/28/2016 06:00:00 10 02/28/2016 06:01:00 10 0h 1m 2h 9m 9.30 ✔ 20
Su River Crossing 02/28/2016 07:32:00 10 02/28/2016 07:32:00 10 0h 0m 1h 31m 9.89 ✔ 15
Old Hunter Trail Head 02/28/2016 09:25:00 10 02/28/2016 09:25:00 10 0h 0m 1h 53m 11.68 ✔ 22
Willow Community Center 02/28/2016 11:05:42 10 1h 40m 10.80 ✔ 18