Cross Cut Saw Challenge

All Contestants must be Registered

Sunday, July 7, 2019 AT 1:00pm


  1. This is an amateur competition. Contestants must be 16 years of

age or older.

  1. Event will be chaired and supervised by the President of the

Pennsylvania Professional Lumberjack Organization.

  1. Museum will provide: two (2) modified Simonds lance tooth

saws, 5-1/2’ long; chaps optional, metal stands. Each competition

team must use the museum’s saws, logs, and metal stands to make

the “playing field” as equal as possible.

  1. Competition logs will be marked at 2” intervals. Anyone cutting

over or into the line will be disqualified.

  1. This is an elimination event. Starting cadence will be 3-2-1-Go.

Starting before “Go” will result in disqualifications. The fastest time

wins the heat.

  1. Only the complete cut counts. Heat will end when the disc is

completely cut through.

  1. In the event of a tie, a “Cut-off” will be scheduled. Competitors

involved in a “cut-off’ must compete with original partners.

  1. Judges decisions are official and final.

PRIZES: 1st place team, $50.00; 2nd place team. $30.00; 3rd

place team, $10.00, 4th place team: $10.00. Points toward Grand

Champion Barkpeeler

Any competitor winning 1st place 3 consecutive times, may not

compete in this contest for 1 year.

Event Chairmen: Bill Simcox, with Pauline, Elizabeth