Husqvarna Stock Saw Contest is on. Fisherman's Picnic.

Husqvarna Stock Saw Contest is on.  Fisherman's Picnic.

HUSQVARNA STOCK SAW CONTEST AT FISHERMAN’S PICNIC

Attention sawyers!!!  Even though the entire Lumber Camp is not operating lumberjacks and Jills will have their chance to shine.  Come out and demonstrate your skills with a Husqvarna 576XPs through huge pine competition wood.   Safety gear provided.  This will be head to head competition.  Exciting and fun.   This year there will be an overall division(men and women) and a  women’s division.  Prize money up for grabs is $1000 plus a new saw for the fastest man and women.

All competitors will receive t-shirts, hats, oil, tools and other promotional goods worth over $30.  Entry fee is $20 in advance and $30 day of the event.  (Pre-registration is appreciated).  The first 30 entrants are guaranteed competition. 

Qualifications.  Professional logger, Forest Service or DNR, tree service professional, professional lumberjack, line clearing crews, fire crews, timbersport competitor and/or experienced saw operators.  Any entrants with questions on qualification are encouraged to request entry.  We are looking for a qualified, safe and competitive field.  We are looking for the best of the North Shore.   This is for all to enjoy so we welcome our contestants and enthusiasts please come out and join the fun.  Cheer on your favorite sawyer.

This event is proudly sponsored by Husqvarna,  Steve’s Sports, Hedstrom Lumber, Central Boiler and Wood-Mizer.

Please send entries to Clearwater Logging Inc., 80 South Clearwater Rd,  55604.  Entry form is attached.  Include your name, address, phone number and saw experience.  Advance entry appreciated.

Prize package for competitors is $1000 cash and a Husqvarna 235 for the fastest man and women.  Payout listed below:

Overall men and women   Women
1st Husqvarna 235 chainsaw.     Husqvarna 235 chainsaw.
2nd $100.00   $80.00
3rd. $80.00    $75.00
4th. $75.00    $50.00
5th. $65.00    $40.00
6th. $60.00    $35.00
7th. $50.00    $25.00
8th. $40.00    $20.00
9th. $30.00
10th. $25.00

Sawyer registration will begin at 6:00-6:30pm on Friday August 2nd and the contest will begin at 7:00pm sharp.  Competition will be held at Husqvarna Sawing Dock on Wisconsin Street in Grand Marais.   There will be a team finals including the top eight finishers on Saturday at 4:00pm on the Husqvarna sawing dock.  This will be a team event where sawyers are paired up and will put on a sizzling show of professional talent with multiple cuts.    Entry fee for finals $20.00 with $500.00 in prize money.  Come out and cheer on your favorite sawyer and win lots of free stuff.  Support the local competitors.