The 2013 Gilford Old Home Day Woodsman Competition
A Lumberjack Competition Open to All!
The Town of Gilford, Kitchen Cravings Restaurant and Belknap Landscape Company present. . . The 2013 Gilford Old Home Day Woodsman Competition Tree Care companies, foresters, lumberjacks and the general public are invited to watch and participate in a Woodsman Competition in Gilford, NH on Sunday, August 24, 2013, 1PM at Gilford Elementary School, Gilford, NH. A simple, fun format... Saturday, August 24, 2013, 1PM -- 3PM Gilford Elementary School, 76 Belknap Mountain Rd Gilford, NH 03249 General Public Welcome -- select events requires personal tools and safety equipment • Individual Events include Axe Throwing, Wood Splitting, Horizontal Chop, Chainsaw Speed Cut & Chainsaw Disk Stack, an exciting timed Pole Climb, Birling and even a Tree Identification contest. . . • Team Events include a Pulp Toss, Log Roll and Cross Cut Sawing, too! The Belknap Landscape Company Tree Service crane will set a 45' tree for the pole climb and BLC Tree Crews are supplying the timber as specified by the event coordinators. The Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) is encouraging participation by tree care professionals across New England. Bringing extensive experience with such competitions, AJ Dupere, Head Coach of the UNH Woodsman Team and Forester for the State of New Hampshire will be bringing the necessary equipment and running the event's competitions. Gilford Home Center distributor of Stihl Chainsaws is graciously providing brand new Stihl chainsaws for the events, along with fuel & oil, chaps, hard hats, ear & eye protection, too. You may participate as well! • Attend events with your family & friends • Enjoy good food & cold drink • Join in the woodsman competitions, please! • Set up a booth or tree equipment display • Volunteer • Become an Event Sponsor ($250.00) or an Individual Competition Sponsor ($100.00) For More information, please contact: Dale Squires, Marketing Manager, Belknap Landscape Company, Inc. (603) four five five 1594 http://www.belknaplandscape.com/arboriculture/Gilford-Old-Home-Day-Woodsman-Competition
Date & Time
August 24, 2013
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Free Admission; $5.00 per event to Compete!