Lumberjack Challenge Takes Over Damaschke Field This Weekend
The STIHL Timbersports NorthEast Qualifier and Oneonta’s Lumberjack Legacy competition is taking place Saturday, June 6th (11:30am to 3pm) and Sunday, June 7th (11am to 6pm) at Damaschke Field in Neahwa Park, Oneonta.
Established in 1985, the STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Series assembles the world's top lumberjack athletes to compete in the Original Extreme Sport. Athletes compete in a variety of disciplines based on traditional logging skills to determine the best all-around lumberjack. Disciplines include Hot Saw, Single Buck, Springboard Chop, Standing Block Chop, Stock Saw and Underhand Chop.
The athletes competing in this professional competition are:
Below, check out all the inside details on the event and what it's like to be a professional lumberjack as WZOZ's Leslie Ann interviews Nathan Waterfield of Cherry Valley, a Pro taking part in this weekend's competition.
Tickets are $5 per day, or $8 for both days. For more information please call the Outlaws front office (607) 432-6326.