September 20, 2017

Musher Details

2017 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Emma Shawcroft

Emma Shawcroft

Bib Number: 7
Hometown: Fairbanks, Alaska


Biography

Emma Showcroft, 16, is the oldest of five kids in her family. She started mushing about five years ago when she started training with a family friend. This will be her first Jr. Iditarod, but she finished the Willow 100 last year in fifth place. A junior at Lathrop High School, she participates in cross country skiing. Emma says her hobbies are “cross country skiing and commercial fishing with dad.” She doesn’t have plans yet for after graduation but says she will continue mushing.

Sponsors

Mackey's Alaskan Distance Dogs
Showcroft Construction, LLC


2017 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 10hr
Knik Lake 02/25/2017 10:12:00 10 0
Bruma Road 02/25/2017 11:11:00 10 02/25/2017 11:11:00 10 0h 0m 0h 59m 18.31 18
Su River Crossing 02/25/2017 13:55:00 10 02/25/2017 13:55:00 10 0h 0m 2h 44m 8.05 22
Eagle Song 02/25/2017 15:37:00 10 02/25/2017 15:38:00 10 0h 1m 1h 42m 8.82 15
Yentna Station 02/25/2017 18:06:00 10 02/26/2017 04:20:00 9 10h 14m 2h 28m 8.11 ✔ 20
Eagle Song 02/26/2017 06:40:00 9 02/26/2017 06:40:00 9 0h 0m 2h 20m 8.57 ✔ 20
Su River Crossing 02/26/2017 10:00:00 9 02/26/2017 10:10:00 9 0h 10m 3h 20m 4.50 ✔ 15
Old Hunter Trail Head 02/26/2017 10:30:00 9 02/26/2017 10:30:00 9 0h 0m 0h 20m 66.00 ✔ 22
Willow Community Center 02/26/2017 12:40:03 9 2h 10m 8.31 ✔ 18