October 18, 2018

Musher Details

2016 Iditarod » Mushers » Dag Torulf Olsen

Dag Torulf Olsen

Bib Number: 35
Hometown: Hammerfest, NORWAY
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Biography

Dag Torluf Olsen, 51, was born and raised in Hammerfest/Finnmark, Norway. He has been running dogs since 1993 and has been dreaming about the Iditarod since 2000. He says, “Mushing dogs is a big part of my life. Breeding dogs is normal work for me. The whole family is well known in the mushing community. I have imported some dogs from Alaska from Mitch Seavey and I have a breeding line from Lance Mackey.” Dag is married to Nina and they have to adult children, Hans and Nikolai. He lists his hobbies as fishing and hunting.


2016 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 8hr 24hr
Anchorage 3/05 11:12:00 16 3/05 11:12:00 16 0h 0m
Willow 3/06 15:06:00 16
Yentna 3/06 18:56:00 16 3/06 19:00:00 16 0h 4m 3h 50m 10.96 42
Skwentna 3/06 22:21:00 16 3/07 02:21:00 16 4h 0m 3h 21m 8.96 30
Finger Lake 3/07 07:02:00 16 3/07 10:42:00 15 3h 40m 4h 41m 8.54 40
Rainy Pass 3/07 14:47:00 15 3/07 19:27:00 15 4h 40m 4h 5m 7.35 30
Rohn 3/08 00:11:00 15 3/08 07:08:00 15 6h 57m 4h 44m 7.39 35
Nikolai 3/08 16:50:00 15 3/08 21:53:00 15 5h 3m 9h 42m 7.73 75
McGrath 3/09 03:53:00 15 3/09 03:53:00 15 0h 0m 6h 0m 8.00 48
Takotna 3/09 06:36:00 15 3/10 08:26:00 15 25h 50m 2h 43m 6.63 ✔ 18
Ophir 3/10 10:58:00 15 3/10 11:02:00 15 0h 4m 2h 32m 9.08 ✔ 23
Cripple 3/10 21:42:00 15 3/11 06:55:00 14 9h 13m 10h 40m 6.84 ✔ 73
Ruby 3/11 18:19:00 14 3/12 02:22:00 13 8h 3m 11h 24m 6.14 ✔ ✔ 70
Galena 3/12 08:24:00 13 3/12 08:58:00 13 0h 34m 6h 2m 8.29 ✔ ✔ 50
Nulato 3/12 17:51:00 13 3/12 23:28:00 13 5h 37m 8h 53m 4.17 ✔ ✔ 37
Kaltag 3/13 05:13:00 13 3/13 05:18:00 13 0h 5m 4h 45m 9.89 ✔ ✔ 47
Unalakleet 3/13 23:17:00 13 3/14 03:15:00 13 3h 58m 17h 59m 4.73 ✔ ✔ 85
Shaktoolik 3/14 09:44:00 13 3/14 13:21:00 12 3h 37m 6h 29m 6.17 ✔ ✔ 40
Koyuk 3/14 21:10:00 12 3/15 04:23:00 12 7h 13m 7h 49m 6.40 ✔ ✔ 50
Elim 3/15 11:18:00 12 3/15 14:37:00 12 3h 19m 6h 55m 6.94 ✔ ✔ 48
White Mountain 3/15 20:14:00 12 3/16 04:14:00 12 8h 0m 5h 37m 8.19 ✔ ✔ 46
Safety 3/16 10:22:00 12 3/16 10:23:00 12 0h 1m 6h 8m 8.97 ✔ ✔ 55
Nome 3/16 13:06:16 12 2h 43m 8.10 ✔ ✔ 22