September 20, 2018

Musher Details

2004 Iditarod » Mushers » Jason Mackey

Jason Mackey

Bib Number: 32
Hometown: Nenana, Alaska
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Biography

Jason Mackey, 46, was born in Alaska and raised in the Mat Valley and at Coldfoot. He says he’s been mushing “since I was big enough to hold onto the sled.” His mushing career began when he started running junior races back in 1983. After four Jr. Iditarod’s and four Jr. World Championships, he went into distance mushing. The first Iditarod he remembers was the 1978 Race. “Dad won in 1978.” Jason says, “I grew up with sled dogs. It’s what I know and what I love!” Jason has been a heavy equipment operator for the last 12 years and is currently a superintendent at the Toghothele Native Corporation in Nenana. Jason is married to Lisa and they are the parents of Patrick and Jason. Jason has been a heavy equipment operator for the last twelve years. He says he enjoys kayaking, berry picking and spending time with his family.


2004 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 8hr 24hr
Anchorage 3/06 11:08:00 12
BLM 3/13 03:45:00 11 3/13 11:45:00 11 8h 0m 160h 37m 0.00 ✔ ✔
Willow 3/13 18:41:00 11 3/14 01:32:00 11 6h 51m 6h 56m 4.47 ✔ ✔ 31
Yentna 3/14 08:15:00 11 3/14 16:24:00 11 8h 9m 6h 43m 2.53 ✔ ✔ 17
Skwentna 3/14 20:22:00 11 3/14 20:30:00 11 0h 8m 3h 58m 8.57 ✔ ✔ 34
Finger Lake 3/15 13:27:00 11 3/15 17:33:00 10 4h 6m 16h 57m 2.65 ✔ ✔ 45
Rainy Pass 3/15 23:22:00 10 3/16 05:45:00 10 6h 23m 5h 49m 5.16 ✔ ✔ 30
Rohn 3/16 13:02:00 10 3/16 17:47:00 10 4h 45m 7h 17m 6.59 ✔ ✔ 48
Nikolai 3/17 00:01:00 10 3/17 04:17:00 10 4h 16m 6h 14m 14.92 ✔ ✔ 93
McGrath 3/17 10:22:00 10 3/17 18:23:00 10 8h 1m 6h 5m 7.89 ✔ ✔ 48
Takotna 3/18 01:35:00 10 3/18 01:37:00 10 0h 2m 7h 12m 3.19 ✔ ✔ 23
Ophir 3/12 05:28:00 3/12 17:26:00 11 11h 58m -141h -9m -0.27 ✔ 38
Cripple 3/11 17:21:00 3/11 17:32:00 12 0h 11m -25h -5m -2.39 ✔ 60
Ruby 3/06 12:11:00 12 -126h -21m -0.89 112
Galena 3/07 11:00:00 16 52
Nulato 3/07 14:34:00 16 3/07 14:41:00 16 0h 7m 3h 34m 14.58 52
Kaltag 3/07 20:53:00 16 16 6h 12m 6.77 42
Unalakleet 3/08 05:29:00 16 3/08 11:30:00 15 6h 1m 90
Shaktoolik 3/08 15:11:00 15 3/08 19:02:00 15 3h 51m 3h 41m 10.86 40
Koyuk 3/08 23:31:00 15 3/09 08:21:00 14 8h 50m 4h 29m 12.94 58
Elim 3/09 22:00:00 14 3/10 02:17:00 13 4h 17m 13h 39m 3.52 48
White Mountain 3/10 08:49:00 13 3/11 10:46:00 13 25h 57m 6h 32m 7.04 ✔ 46
Safety 3/11 12:50:00 13 3/11 12:58:00 13 0h 8m 2h 4m 26.61 ✔ 55
Nome 3/18 04:58:27 160h 0m 0.14 ✔ ✔ 22