December 10, 2018

Musher Details

2003 Iditarod » Mushers » Dean Osmar

Dean Osmar

Bib Number: 55
Hometown: Clam Gulch, Alaska


Biography

Dean Osmar, 59, was born in Michigan. He came to Alaska to go fishing, which he’s been doing for “fifty years.” He began mushing in 1980 and won the Iditarod in 1984. He is married to Sarah and is the father of Tim, 38, also an Iditarod musher, Joalyn, 34 and Leif, 29. His hobby is coin collecting.


2003 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 11:58:00 9
Campbel Airstrip (BLM) 3/01 12:55:00 9 0h 57m 0.00
Ruby 3/03 11:46:00 16 317
Galena 3/03 16:16:00 16 3/03 16:16:00 16 0h 0m 4h 30m 11.56 52
Nulato 3/04 07:43:00 16 3/04 13:10:00 14 5h 27m 15h 27m 3.37 52
Kaltag 1 3/04 21:50:00 14 3/05 07:38:00 13 9h 48m 8h 40m 4.85 42
Eagle Island 1 3/06 09:42:00 13 3/07 10:02:00 12 24h 20m 26h 4m 2.69 ✔ 70
Grayling 1 3/07 15:39:00 12 5h 37m 10.68 ✔ Scratched 60