December 19, 2014

Musher Details

2014 Iditarod » Mushers » Alex Buetow

Alex Buetow

Bib Number: 60
Hometown: Fairbanks, Alaska


Biography

Alex Buetow, 25, was born and raised in Fairbanks. He graduated from Montana State University in Environmental Studies. He began mushing in 2012. He’d been interested in running the Iditarod after growing up in a dog mushing family. Both his father and uncle have run the Iditarod. He recently moved to Big Lake to run dogs with Jake Berkowitz. For the last two years, he’s worked as a puppy wrangler. He lists his hobbies as birding, shredding POW and paddle sports such as canoeing and ping pong.


2014 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 12:07:00 12
Willow 3/02 15:56:00 16
Yentna Station 3/02 19:35:00 16 3/02 19:40:00 16 0h 5m 3h 39m 11.51 42
Skwentna 3/03 05:30:00 16 3/03 05:35:00 16 0h 5m 9h 50m 3.05 30
Finger Lake 3/03 17:06:00 16 3/03 17:11:00 16 0h 5m 11h 31m 3.47 40
Rainy Pass 3/04 03:35:00 16 3/04 03:37:00 16 0h 2m 10h 24m 2.88 30
Rohn 3/04 09:18:00 16 3/04 16:51:00 16 7h 33m 5h 41m 6.16 35
Nikolai 3/05 12:11:00 16 3/05 20:28:00 16 8h 17m 19h 20m 3.88 75
McGrath 3/06 01:22:00 16 3/06 09:31:00 15 8h 9m 4h 54m 9.80 48
Takotna 3/06 11:27:00 15 3/06 11:30:00 15 0h 3m 1h 56m 9.31 18
Ophir 3/06 13:35:00 15 3/07 13:55:00 15 24h 20m 2h 5m 11.04 ✔ 23
Cripple 3/08 06:17:00 15 3/08 13:51:00 15 7h 34m 16h 22m 4.46 ✔ 73
Ruby 3/09 09:45:00 15 3/09 17:48:00 15 8h 3m 18h 54m 3.70 ✔ ✔ 70
Galena 3/09 23:23:00 15 3/10 07:43:00 15 8h 20m 5h 35m 8.96 ✔ ✔ 50
Nulato 3/10 12:35:00 15 3/10 20:40:00 15 8h 5m 4h 52m 7.60 ✔ ✔ 37
Kaltag 3/11 00:27:00 15 3/11 05:52:00 15 5h 25m 3h 47m 12.42 ✔ ✔ 47
Unalakleet 3/11 22:05:00 15 3/12 04:11:00 15 6h 6m 16h 13m 5.24 ✔ ✔ 85
Shaktoolik 3/12 09:25:00 15 3/12 14:24:00 15 4h 59m 5h 14m 7.64 ✔ ✔ 40
Koyuk 3/12 19:58:00 15 3/13 02:06:00 15 6h 8m 5h 34m 8.98 ✔ ✔ 50
Elim 3/13 07:25:00 15 3/13 13:35:00 15 6h 10m 5h 19m 9.03 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/13 20:07:00 15 3/14 04:20:00 15 8h 13m 6h 32m 7.04 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/14 11:47:00 15 3/14 14:07:00 14 2h 20m 7h 27m 7.38 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/15 04:28:10 14 14h 21m 1.53 ✔ ✔ 22