December 12, 2018

Musher Details

2006 Iditarod » Mushers » Paul Ellering

Paul Ellering

Bib Number: 54
Hometown: Gray Eagle, MN
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Biography

Paul Ellering, 52, was born in Minnesota. For the last three years he has been the owner of Rock Tavern. He began mushing in 1991.In 2005, he ran the Iditarod as the visual interpreter for Rachel Scdoris. He is running the Iditarod again this year because he says, “Sometimes you have to see what you got. This year we race!” A former professional wrestler, Paul has written a book, Wrestling the Iditarod, which can be found on his website. Paul is the father of Rebecca 16, Rachael, 12, and Saul 10.

Sponsors

Arrowhead Fabrics
Bootie Brigade


2006 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 8hr 24hr
Anchorage 3/04 11:56:00 12
BLM 3/04 13:06:00 12 1h 10m 0.00
Willow 3/05 15:44:00 16 3/05 15:44:00 16 0h 0m 59
Yentna 3/05 19:55:00 16 3/05 21:00:00 15 1h 5m 4h 11m 10.76 45
Skwentna 3/06 03:35:00 15 3/06 08:03:00 15 4h 28m 6h 35m 5.16 34
Finger Lake 3/06 14:52:00 15 3/06 21:30:00 15 6h 38m 6h 49m 6.60 45
Rainy Pass 3/07 01:39:00 15 3/07 07:14:00 14 5h 35m 4h 9m 7.23 30
Rohn 3/07 12:13:00 14 3/07 20:48:00 14 8h 35m 4h 59m 9.63 48
Nikolai 3/08 06:53:00 14 3/08 17:28:00 14 10h 35m 10h 5m 9.22 93
McGrath 3/08 23:22:00 14 3/08 23:39:00 14 0h 17m 5h 54m 8.14 48
Takotna 3/09 02:28:00 14 3/10 04:05:00 14 25h 37m 2h 49m 8.17 ✔ 23
Ophir 3/10 06:41:00 14 3/10 07:59:00 13 1h 18m 2h 36m 14.62 ✔ 38
Cripple 3/11 00:07:00 13 3/11 08:59:00 11 8h 52m 16h 8m 3.72 ✔ 60
Ruby 3/11 23:12:00 11 3/12 07:48:00 11 8h 36m 14h 13m 7.88 ✔ ✔ 112
Galena 3/12 14:36:00 11 3/12 22:28:00 11 7h 52m 6h 48m 7.65 ✔ ✔ 52
Nulato 3/13 04:42:00 11 3/13 09:28:00 11 4h 46m 6h 14m 8.34 ✔ ✔ 52
Kaltag 3/13 14:04:00 11 3/13 21:30:00 11 7h 26m 4h 36m 9.13 ✔ ✔ 42
Unalakleet 3/14 13:38:00 11 3/14 20:55:00 11 7h 17m 16h 8m 5.58 ✔ ✔ 90
Shaktoolik 3/15 03:42:00 11 3/15 12:08:00 11 8h 26m 6h 47m 5.90 ✔ ✔ 40
Koyuk 3/15 18:05:00 11 3/16 01:26:00 11 7h 21m 5h 57m 9.75 ✔ ✔ 58
Elim 3/16 07:35:00 11 3/16 14:56:00 11 7h 21m 6h 9m 7.80 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/16 21:40:00 11 3/17 06:33:00 11 8h 53m 6h 44m 6.83 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/17 13:41:00 11 3/17 13:53:00 11 0h 12m 7h 8m 7.71 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/17 17:00:54 11 3h 7m 7.06 ✔ ✔ 22