December 8, 2021

Musher Details

2020 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Kristal Hanson

Kristal Hanson

Bib Number: 8
Hometown: Anchorage, Alaska


Biography

Kristal Hanson, 17, started mushing in 2019 and she has run the Jr. Iditarod twice, placing fourth in 2020 and second in 2021. Kristal is a fifth generation Alaskan. Between Kristal, her dad and aunts they have run the Jr. Iditarod twelve times. She is a senior at West Anchorage High School where she participates in International Baccalaureate Degree Program and the Spanish Immersion Program. She also enjoys World Affairs Club. She plans to go to college and run the Knik 200 in 2023.

Sponsors

Melissa & Jason Stewart
Owl Creek Kennel
Courtney Hagan
Katie Wilcox
Stewart Sled Shop


2020 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 10hr
Knik Lake 02/29/2020 10:14:00 10 0
Burma Road Crossing 02/29/2020 11:59:00 10 02/29/2020 11:59:00 10 0h 0m 1h 45m 5.71 10
Su River Crossing 02/29/2020 13:23:00 10 02/29/2020 13:23:00 10 0h 0m 1h 24m 16.43 23
Eagle Song 02/29/2020 15:47:00 10 02/29/2020 15:49:00 10 0h 2m 2h 24m 5.42 13
Yentna Station 02/29/2020 18:44:00 10 03/01/2020 04:48:00 10 10h 4m 2h 55m 6.86 ✔ 20
Eagle Song 03/01/2020 08:08:00 10 03/01/2020 08:09:00 10 0h 1m 3h 20m 6.30 ✔ 21
Su River Crossing 03/01/2020 10:30:00 10 03/01/2020 10:30:00 10 0h 0m 2h 21m 5.53 ✔ 13
Old Hunter Trail 03/01/2020 13:50:00 10 03/01/2020 13:50:00 10 0h 0m 3h 20m 5.40 ✔ 18
Willow Community Center 03/01/2020 17:02:40 10 3h 12m 6.88 ✔ 22