June 17, 2018

Musher Details

2001 Iditarod » Mushers » Aaron Burmeister

Aaron Burmeister

Bib Number: 18
Hometown: Nome/Nenana, Alaska


Biography

Aaron Burmeister, 42, was born and raised in Nome, Alaska, and is married to Mandy. He graduated from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 1998 and is a certified teacher. However, he is currently a general manager in the construction field. Aaron says, “I have been raising dogs and racing my entire life. (He is the son of Iditarod veteran Richard Burmeister.) Over the last 20 years our kennel and breeding program have been focused on building a winning Iditarod team. “We are very grateful for the many supporters that help get us to the starting line every year as well as the many volunteers who donate their time to put on this great event. Iditarod is the ultimate proving ground for our dogs, gear, and outdoor skills.” Aaron is a member of the IUOE Local 302, the IOFC, AOPA, and ITC. He lists his hobbies and interests as hunting, fishing, boating, flying, and enjoying Alaska with my family. Mandy and Aaron are the parents of Hunter, 9, and Kiana, 5.


2001 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 8hr 24hr
Anchorage 3/03 10:37:00 10
Willow 3/04 11:34:00 16
Yentna Station 3/04 15:35:00 16 3/04 19:02:00 15 3h 27m 4h 1m 11.20 45
Skwentna 3/04 21:51:00 15 3/04 22:04:00 15 0h 13m 2h 49m 12.07 34
Finger Lake 3/05 08:42:00 15 3/05 09:04:00 14 0h 22m 10h 38m 4.23 45
Rainy Pass 3/05 12:55:00 14 3/05 18:15:00 14 5h 20m 3h 51m 7.79 30
Rohn 3/05 23:02:00 14 3/06 03:38:00 14 4h 36m 4h 47m 10.03 48
Nikolai 3/06 15:11:00 14 3/07 16:53:00 13 25h 42m 11h 33m 8.05 ✔ 93
McGrath 3/07 21:58:00 13 3/07 22:07:00 12 0h 9m 5h 5m 9.44 ✔ 48
Takotna 3/08 00:07:00 12 3/08 06:29:00 12 6h 22m 2h 0m 11.50 ✔ 23
Ophir 3/08 09:10:00 12 3/08 09:20:00 11 0h 10m 2h 41m 14.16 ✔ 38
Iditarod 3/09 07:32:00 11 3/09 12:41:00 10 5h 9m 22h 12m 4.05 ✔ 90
Shageluk 3/09 22:28:00 10 3/10 06:28:00 10 8h 0m 9h 47m 6.64 ✔ ✔ 65
Anvik 3/10 10:16:00 10 3/10 10:37:00 9 0h 21m 3h 48m -17.11 ✔ ✔ -65
Grayling 3/10 14:10:00 9 3/10 21:43:00 9 7h 33m 3h 33m 30.42 ✔ ✔ 108
Eagle Island 3/11 09:20:00 9 3/11 17:45:00 9 8h 25m 11h 37m 5.16 ✔ ✔ 60
Kaltag 3/12 07:00:00 9 3/12 13:59:00 9 6h 59m 13h 15m 5.28 ✔ ✔ 70
Unalakleet 3/13 08:50:00 9 3/13 16:30:00 7 7h 40m 18h 51m 4.77 ✔ ✔ 90
Shaktoolik 3/13 23:12:00 7 3/14 07:39:00 7 8h 27m 6h 42m 5.97 ✔ ✔ 40
Koyuk 3/14 17:55:00 7 3/15 02:37:00 6 8h 42m 10h 16m 5.65 ✔ ✔ 58
Elim 3/15 12:00:00 6 3/15 16:43:00 5 4h 43m 9h 23m 5.12 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/16 01:14:00 5 3/16 09:14:00 5 8h 0m 8h 31m 5.40 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/16 18:08:00 5 3/16 18:15:00 5 0h 7m 8h 54m 6.18 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/16 21:39:10 5 3h 24m 6.47 ✔ ✔ 22