June 19, 2018

Musher Details

2007 Iditarod » Mushers » Aaron Burmeister

Aaron Burmeister

Bib Number: 47
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.

Sponsors

Pike Legal Group
Pendergrass Cattle Ranch
I.U.O.E. Local 302
Fairbanks Building Trades

Central Labor Council
Frontier Flying Service
Oualify Asphalt & Paving


2007 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 11:41:00 12
Campbell Airstrip (BLM) 3/03 12:40:00 12 0h 59m 0.00
Willow 3/04 15:30:00 16 59
Yentna (YENT-na) 3/04 18:47:00 16 3/04 18:51:00 16 0h 4m 3h 17m 13.71 45
Skwentna 3/04 21:39:00 16 3/04 21:44:00 16 0h 5m 2h 48m 12.14 34
Finger Lake 3/05 07:22:00 16 3/05 07:32:00 14 0h 10m 9h 38m 4.67 45
Rainy Pass 3/05 11:11:00 14 3/05 16:44:00 13 5h 33m 3h 39m 8.22 30
Rohn (Rone) 3/05 22:21:00 13 3/06 04:28:00 13 6h 7m 5h 37m 8.55 48
Nikolai (NIK-o-lye) 3/06 14:52:00 13 3/06 20:57:00 13 6h 5m 10h 24m 7.69 80
McGrath 3/07 03:00:00 13 3/07 03:02:00 13 0h 2m 6h 3m 7.93 48
Takotna (Ta-COT-na) 3/07 05:29:00 13 3/08 06:41:00 13 25h 12m 2h 27m 7.35 ✔ 18
Ophir (OH-fur) 3/08 09:03:00 13 3/08 09:18:00 12 0h 15m 2h 22m 10.56 ✔ 25
Iditarod (I-DIT-a-rod) 3/09 00:35:00 12 3/09 08:10:00 12 7h 35m 15h 17m 5.89 ✔ 90
Shageluk (SHAG-a-luck) 3/09 16:59:00 12 3/10 01:00:00 12 8h 1m 8h 49m 7.37 ✔ ✔ 65
Anvik 3/10 04:31:00 12 3/10 04:36:00 12 0h 5m 3h 31m 7.11 ✔ ✔ 25
Grayling 3/10 07:20:00 12 3/10 13:04:00 12 5h 44m 2h 44m 6.59 ✔ ✔ 18
Eagle Island 3/10 22:55:00 12 9h 51m 6.09 ✔ ✔ 60
Kaltag (KAL-tag) 3/11 15:15:00 12 3/11 19:57:00 10 4h 42m ✔ ✔ 70
Unalakleet (YOU-na-la-kleet) 3/12 14:29:00 10 3/12 14:32:00 10 0h 3m 18h 32m 4.86 ✔ ✔ 90
Shaktoolik (Shak-TOO-lick) 3/12 20:28:00 10 3/13 02:32:00 10 6h 4m 5h 56m 7.08 ✔ ✔ 42
Koyuk (Coy-uk) 3/13 08:57:00 10 3/13 13:48:00 10 4h 51m 6h 25m 7.48 ✔ ✔ 48
Elim (EE-lum) 3/13 19:32:00 10 3/13 20:21:00 9 0h 49m 5h 44m 8.37 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/14 03:46:00 9 3/14 11:46:00 9 8h 0m 7h 25m 6.20 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/14 18:16:00 9 3/14 18:18:00 8 0h 2m 6h 30m 8.46 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/14 21:12:20 8 2h 54m 7.59 ✔ ✔ 22