December 14, 2018

Musher Details

2009 Iditarod » Mushers » Tim Osmar

Tim Osmar

Bib Number: 57
Hometown: Ninilchik, Alaska


Biography

Tim Osmar, 42, was born and raised on the Kenai Peninsula in Alaska. For the last 35 years, he's been a commercial fisherman and dog musher. He began mushing in 1979 when he was 12 years old and became interested in running the Iditarod by watching the Race. He ran the Jr. Iditarod four times and won it three times. He is also a Yukon Quest winner. He is a member of the P.R.I.D.E. and KPFA. In 2009, Tim will be running again with Rachael Scdoris. He and his wife, Tawny, have four children, Nicole, 20, David 18, Daniel, 15, and Merissa, 13. Tim says he has no time for hobbies.

Sponsors

Sheraton Hotel-Anchorage
Carlile-Anchorage
Kasilof Mercantile
Our Best Friends -- Soldotna
Kasilof River View
Jursey Subs
Papa Murphy’s-Soldotna

Soldotna Animal Hospital
Trustworthy Hardweare
Dr. Ross k.p.o.
Dean Osmar
Redoubt Realty
Snug Harbor Seafoods


2009 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 12:03:00 12
Willow 3/08 15:50:00 16
Yentna 3/08 20:06:00 16 3/08 20:14:00 16 0h 8m 4h 16m 15.47 66
Skwentna 3/09 02:41:00 16 3/09 08:14:00 16 5h 33m 6h 27m 5.27 34
Finger Lake 3/09 13:29:00 16 3/09 19:03:00 16 5h 34m 5h 15m 8.57 45
Rainy Pass 3/09 23:16:00 16 3/10 09:36:00 16 10h 20m 4h 13m 7.11 30
Rohn 3/10 13:51:00 16 3/10 18:37:00 16 4h 46m 4h 15m 11.29 48
Nikolai 3/11 09:11:00 16 3/11 17:20:00 15 8h 9m 14h 34m 5.15 75
McGrath 3/11 23:52:00 15 3/13 00:23:00 15 24h 31m 6h 32m 8.27 ✔ 54
Takotna 3/13 03:07:00 15 3/13 03:25:00 14 0h 18m 2h 44m 6.59 ✔ 18
Ophir 3/13 06:12:00 14 3/13 13:02:00 14 6h 50m 2h 47m 8.98 ✔ 25
Iditarod 3/14 06:45:00 14 3/14 17:07:00 14 10h 22m 17h 43m 5.08 ✔ 90
Shageluk 3/15 00:32:00 14 3/15 09:27:00 13 8h 55m 7h 25m 8.76 ✔ ✔ 65
Anvik 3/15 12:35:00 13 3/15 12:40:00 13 0h 5m 3h 8m 7.98 ✔ ✔ 25
Grayling 3/15 15:27:00 13 3/16 11:35:00 13 20h 8m 2h 47m 6.47 ✔ ✔ 18
Eagle Island 3/17 16:30:00 13 3/18 08:22:00 13 15h 52m 28h 55m 2.07 ✔ ✔ 60
Kaltag 3/18 20:15:00 13 3/19 05:27:00 13 9h 12m 11h 53m 5.89 ✔ ✔ 70
Unalakleet 3/19 21:55:00 13 3/20 06:10:00 13 8h 15m 16h 28m 5.47 ✔ ✔ 90
Shaktoolik 3/20 11:55:00 13 3/20 18:30:00 13 6h 35m 5h 45m 6.96 ✔ ✔ 40
Koyuk 3/21 01:05:00 13 3/21 08:57:00 13 7h 52m 6h 35m 8.81 ✔ ✔ 58
Elim 3/21 16:24:00 13 3/21 22:40:00 13 6h 16m 7h 27m 6.44 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/22 06:10:00 13 3/22 14:44:00 13 8h 34m 7h 30m 6.13 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/22 21:37:00 13 3/22 21:44:00 13 0h 7m 6h 53m 7.99 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/23 01:09:00 13 3h 25m 6.44 ✔ ✔ 22