September 25, 2018

Musher Details

2007 Iditarod » Mushers » Rick Swenson

Rick Swenson

Bib Number: 44
Hometown: Two Rivers, Alaska


Biography

Rick Swenson, 61, was born in Minnesota. He moved to Alaska in 1973 to mush dogs. He is the only five-time winner of the Iditarod. He belongs to Mush with P.R.I.D.E., the Iditarod where he serves on the Board of Directors, and the Alaska Miners. Rick is the father of three, Kristen, Andy and Kevin.


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 11:34:00 12
Campbell Airstrip (BLM) 3/03 12:32:00 12 0h 58m 0.00
Willow 3/04 15:24:00 16 59
Yentna (YENT-na) 3/04 18:50:00 16 3/04 19:42:00 16 0h 52m 3h 26m 13.11 45
Skwentna 3/04 22:39:00 16 3/04 22:44:00 15 0h 5m 2h 57m 11.53 34
Finger Lake 3/05 08:51:00 15 3/05 13:25:00 13 4h 34m 10h 7m 4.45 45
Rainy Pass 3/05 16:51:00 13 3/05 18:16:00 13 1h 25m 3h 26m 8.74 30
Rohn (Rone) 3/05 22:54:00 13 3/06 07:29:00 13 8h 35m 4h 38m 10.36 48
Nikolai (NIK-o-lye) 3/06 16:16:00 13 3/06 22:12:00 12 5h 56m 8h 47m 9.11 80
McGrath 3/07 03:47:00 12 3/08 05:25:00 12 25h 38m 5h 35m 8.60 ✔ 48
Takotna (Ta-COT-na) 3/08 07:23:00 12 3/08 07:29:00 12 0h 6m 1h 58m 9.15 ✔ 18
Ophir (OH-fur) 3/08 09:53:00 12 3/08 16:11:00 12 6h 18m 2h 24m 10.42 ✔ 25
Iditarod (I-DIT-a-rod) 3/09 09:10:00 12 3/09 16:47:00 10 7h 37m 16h 59m 5.30 ✔ 90
Shageluk (SHAG-a-luck) 3/10 01:06:00 10 3/10 09:06:00 10 8h 0m 8h 19m 7.82 ✔ ✔ 65
Anvik 3/10 12:28:00 10 3/10 12:30:00 10 0h 2m 3h 22m 7.43 ✔ ✔ 25
Grayling 3/10 15:15:00 10 3/10 21:15:00 10 6h 0m 2h 45m 6.55 ✔ ✔ 18
Eagle Island 3/11 06:34:00 10 3/11 13:50:00 10 7h 16m 8h 19m 7.21 ✔ ✔ 60
Kaltag (KAL-tag) 3/11 21:10:00 10 3/12 08:16:00 9 11h 6m 7h 20m 9.55 ✔ ✔ 70
Unalakleet (YOU-na-la-kleet) 3/12 20:31:00 9 3/13 02:19:00 9 5h 48m 12h 15m 7.35 ✔ ✔ 90
Shaktoolik (Shak-TOO-lick) 3/13 07:50:00 9 3/13 14:07:00 9 6h 17m 5h 31m 7.61 ✔ ✔ 42
Koyuk (Coy-uk) 3/13 19:37:00 9 3/14 01:45:00 9 6h 8m 5h 30m 8.73 ✔ ✔ 48
Elim (EE-lum) 3/14 07:19:00 9 3/14 07:34:00 9 0h 15m 5h 34m 8.62 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/14 13:58:00 9 3/14 23:34:00 9 9h 36m 6h 24m 7.19 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/15 06:31:00 9 3/15 06:32:00 9 0h 1m 6h 57m 7.91 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/15 09:42:49 9 3h 10m 6.95 ✔ ✔ 22