August 20, 2018

Musher Details

2015 Iditarod » Mushers » Travis Beals

Travis Beals

Bib Number: 56
Hometown: Seward, Alaska
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Biography

Travis Beals, 26, was born and raised in Seward, Alaska. “I ran my first sled dog race at four years old,” he says. “I’ve always wanted to run Iditarod.” In 2013 that dream came true. In Seward, he operates tours. He enjoys fishing, hiking and the outdoors.

Sponsors

Seward Helicopter Tours
Turning Heads Kennel
Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association
Resurrection Bay Seafoods
Icicle Seafoods
The Campbell Family
Pollux Aviation

Greg Gulbransen
Oyster Bay Pediatrics
Chugach Express Dog Sledding
Dan/Madeleine Walker;
Barbra Chamberlain
Everyone in Seward who has helped cheer us on or brought us fish!
With Special Thanks to our 2014-2015 handlers: Justin Steilstra & Wyatt Suchecki

Awards

Most Improved Musher — Sponsored by Horizon Lines

2015 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 8hr 24hr
Anchorage 3/07 11:58:00 12
Fairbanks 3/09 11:48:00 16
Nenana 3/09 17:23:00 16 3/09 17:24:00 16 0h 1m 5h 35m 10.75 60
Manley Hot Springs 3/10 11:11:00 16 3/10 16:35:00 15 5h 24m 17h 47m 5.06 90
Tanana 3/10 23:39:00 15 3/11 07:39:00 14 8h 0m 7h 4m 9.34 ✔ 66
Ruby 3/12 03:47:00 14 3/12 08:12:00 14 4h 25m 20h 8m 5.91 ✔ 119
Galena 3/12 15:02:00 14 3/13 15:57:00 14 24h 55m 6h 50m 7.32 ✔ ✔ 50
Huslia 3/14 06:35:00 14 3/14 13:14:00 13 6h 39m 14h 38m 5.60 ✔ ✔ 82
Koyukuk 3/15 03:06:00 13 3/15 04:19:00 12 1h 13m 13h 52m 6.20 ✔ ✔ 86
Nulato 3/15 06:40:00 12 3/15 08:22:00 12 1h 42m 2h 21m 9.36 ✔ ✔ 22
Kaltag 3/15 12:52:00 12 3/15 17:10:00 10 4h 18m 4h 30m 10.44 ✔ ✔ 47
Unalakleet 3/16 10:32:00 10 3/16 14:07:00 10 3h 35m 17h 22m 4.89 ✔ ✔ 85
Shaktoolik 3/16 20:29:00 10 3/17 02:41:00 9 6h 12m 6h 22m 6.28 ✔ ✔ 40
Koyuk 3/17 09:08:00 9 3/17 09:22:00 9 0h 14m 6h 27m 7.75 ✔ ✔ 50
Elim 3/17 19:30:00 9 3/17 21:27:00 9 1h 57m 10h 8m 4.74 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/18 05:05:00 9 3/18 13:05:00 8 8h 0m 7h 38m 6.03 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/18 20:14:00 8 3/18 20:15:00 8 0h 1m 7h 9m 7.69 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/18 23:18:45 8 3h 3m 7.21 ✔ ✔ 22