August 20, 2018

Musher Details

2008 Iditarod » Mushers » Cim Smyth

Cim Smyth

Bib Number: 2
Hometown: Big Lake, Alaska


Biography

Cim Smyth, 40, was born and raised in Fairbanks, Alaska. The family moved to the Wasilla area in 1991. He is the son of Iditarod veteran “Bud” Smyth. Cim says he’s been mushing “since I was big enough to stand on a sled.” He’s run many races besides the Iditarod, starting in 1994, when he was the champion of the Jr. Iditarod . He’s since been a three time champion of the Tustumena 200, 4 time Klonkide 300 champion and also a Kobuk 440 champion. He lists his occupation as carpenter and wild land firefighter. He is married to Corinne. They have a daughter, Nory, age 2, And a son, Ari, age almost 1. He enjoys horses, gardening and history.

Sponsors

The Bloomin' Crew/Wayne & Veronica Brost

Awards

Fastest Time from Safety to Nome — Sponsored by Nome Kennel Club

2008 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 8hr 24hr
Anchorage 3/01 10:02:00 12
Willow 3/02 14:00:00 16
Yentna 3/02 17:50:00 16 3/02 17:53:00 16 0h 3m 3h 50m 10.96 42
Skwentna 3/02 21:18:00 16 16 3h 25m 9.95 34
Finger Lake 3/03 07:36:00 16 3/03 07:45:00 16 0h 9m 45
Rainy Pass 3/03 17:57:00 16 3/03 18:02:00 16 0h 5m 10h 12m 2.94 30
Rohn 3/03 23:12:00 16 3/03 23:49:00 16 0h 37m 5h 10m 9.29 48
Nikolai 3/04 16:01:00 16 3/04 22:30:00 16 6h 29m 16h 12m 4.63 75
McGrath 3/05 05:06:00 16 3/05 11:14:00 14 6h 8m 6h 36m 8.18 54
Takotna 3/05 13:32:00 14 3/05 13:35:00 14 0h 3m 2h 18m 7.83 18
Ophir 3/05 16:27:00 14 3/06 00:05:00 14 7h 38m 2h 52m 8.72 25
Cripple 3/06 11:12:00 14 3/07 14:41:00 14 27h 29m 11h 7m 5.31 ✔ 59
Ruby 3/08 00:12:00 14 3/08 08:17:00 13 8h 5m 9h 31m 11.77 ✔ ✔ 112
Galena 3/08 14:43:00 13 3/08 21:52:00 12 7h 9m 6h 26m 8.08 ✔ ✔ 52
Nulato 3/09 04:55:00 12 3/09 08:01:00 11 3h 6m 6h 3m 8.60 ✔ ✔ 52
Kaltag 3/09 11:50:00 11 3/09 20:26:00 11 8h 36m 3h 49m 11.00 ✔ ✔ 42
Unalakleet 3/10 06:32:00 11 3/10 13:10:00 11 6h 38m 10h 6m 8.91 ✔ ✔ 90
Shaktoolik 3/10 18:50:00 11 3/10 19:33:00 10 0h 43m 5h 40m 7.41 ✔ ✔ 42
Koyuk 3/11 02:39:00 10 3/11 10:03:00 9 7h 24m 7h 6m 6.76 ✔ ✔ 48
Elim 3/11 15:29:00 9 3/11 15:37:00 9 0h 8m 5h 26m 8.83 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/11 21:20:00 9 3/12 05:24:00 9 8h 4m 5h 43m 8.05 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/12 11:11:00 9 3/12 11:13:00 9 0h 2m 5h 47m 9.51 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/12 13:24:19 9 2h 11m 10.08 ✔ ✔ 22