May 18, 2024

Musher Details

2015 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Rose Capistrant

Rose Capistrant

Bib Number: 9
Hometown: Healy, Alaska


Rose Capistrant, 16, says she was mushing before she was born. (Her mother was mushing at the time.) She ran the Jr. Iditarod last year.Rose says, “I have known most of my dogs since they were puppies, and I am their main trainer.” She is homeschooled and is in the 10th grade. She participates in ballet and also enjoys reading, gardening, and crafting. She plans to continue mushing while she is in high school, but not sure what she’ll do after graduation.

2015 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 10hr
Start 03/01/2015 12:16:00 10 0
Alpine Lodge 03/01/2015 19:56:15 10 03/02/2015 06:02:15 10 10h 6m 7h 40m 8.48 ✔ 65
Finish 03/02/2015 14:18:23 10 8h 16m 7.86 ✔ 65