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Paul Bunyan Show Competitions
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The Official Paul Bunyan ShowSM features many exciting lumberjack and forestry competitions.


Ohio State Lumberjack Competition
Sponsored by Columbus Equipment, Stihl, Bryant Equipment
Skills Stadium
1:00 pm
 1st Place
2nd Place 3rd Place  4th Place 5th Place

Horizontal Chopping

Grant Foreman Robert Freeman Jarod Hawkins Justin Sprankle Ken Freeman

Open Chainsaw

Jarod Hawkins Robert Freeman Grant Foreman Shawn Nolder Derek Dusthimer

2 Person
Cross-Cut Sawing

Derek Dusthimer
Grant Foreman
Ken Freeman
Robert Freeman
Angie Dusthimer
Amanda Ary
Jarod Hawkins
Rick Hawkins
Justin Sprankle
Rudy Dettmer

Jack & Jill
Cross-Cut Sawing

Derek Dusthimer
Angie Dusthimer
Grant Foreman
Amanda Ary
Robert Freeman
Sue Freeman
Ken Freeman
Jen Freeman
Jarod Hawkins
Tabitha Hawkins
 Axe Throw Grant Foreman Justin Sprankle Derek Dusthimer Ken Freeman Rudy Dettmer


Open to Ohio residents only.

Competitor registration has been closed.

For information on competing contact Gayla @ The Ohio Forestry Association.

Great Portable Sawmill Shoot-Out
Sponsored by Independent Sawmill & Woodlot Magazine
Shootout Arena
1:00 pm

The following mills will compete on Friday.

  • Baker 3665D
  • Wood-Mizer Super LT70
  • Wood-Mizer LX450
  • EZ Boardwalk 40
  • Norwood LumberPro HD36
  • Lucas 8 EFI
  • Peterson WPF

For information on competing contact Walter @ Independent Sawmill & Woodlot Magazine


Log Loader Competition Placements

The 2017 Log Loader Competition placements were:
Place          Name                                 Loader     Score    
 1st Levi Strickland Tiger Cat 87.905
 2nd Emanuel Hershberger Hood 87.224
 3rd Marlin Stutzman Hood 87.006
 4th Jon Post Hood 86.509
 5th George Post Hood 85.332
 6th Shaun Wilds Tiger Cat 76.846
7th Sol Schwartz Hood 76.472
 8th Dana Nottingham Hood 75.500
 9th Darrin Brown Hood 74.023
10th Brian Jackson Tiger Cat 73.855
11th Jeff Bolyard Tiger Cat 73.346
12th John Seevers Hood 71.543
13th Tanner Stutzman Hood 68.377
14th Tom Bartman Hood 63.229
15th Allen Dingey Hood 62.241
 16rh Harold Eutsey Hood 38.350

Great Portable Sawmill Shoot-Out
Sponsored by Independent Sawmill & Woodlot Magazine
Shootout Arena
10:00 am

The following mills will compete on Saturday

  • EZ Boardwalk Jr.
  • Norwood Frontier OS27
  • Lucas 6-18
  • Junior Peterson
  • Timbery M280
  • Turbo Warrior M6
  • Wood-Mizer LT28

A list of competing models will be available soon.

For information on competing contact Walter @ Independent Sawmill & Woodlot Magazine

International Lumberjack Competition
1:30 pm in Skills Stadium
Sponsored by: Bryant Equipment, Columbus Equipment, Stihl
1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place 5th Place
Underhand Chop/
Horizontal Chop
Matt Cogar Laurence O'Toole Matt Slingerland Jason Lentz Zach Brouse
Open Chainsaw Jason Lentz Mike Eash Matt Slingerland Mike Sullivan Matt Cogar
Axe Throw Matt Cogar Mike Slingerland Mike Eash Derek Dusthimber Chris Savosh
Standing Block
- men only
Laurence O'Toole Jason Lentz Nate Hodges Matt Cogar Matt Slingerland
Spring Board Laurence O'Toole Matt Cogar Matt Slingerland Jason Lentz Derek Knutson
Two Person
Dave Jewett
Ben Marshall
Jason Lentz
Matt Cogar
Mike Sullivan
Richard Jordan
Matt Slingerland
Mike Slingerland
Grant Foreman
Derek Dusthimer

Jack & Jill

Dave Jewett
Lindsay Daun
Mike Sullivan
Nancy Zalewski
Mike Eash
Martha King
Derek Dusthimer
Angie Dusthimer
Chris Savosh
Alex Miller
US Title Single Buck Jason Lentz Dave Jewett Laurence O'Toole Matt Cogar Mike Slingerland

This is an invitation-only event. The top twenty (20) contestants will be chosen from all registrations paid in full and received by the deadline date of September 10, 2018.  The competition this year will be hosting the U.S. Title Single Buck event. All registered contestants will be eligible to compete.

Competitor registration has been closed.

Bobtails & Boom Truck Cruise In

The 2018 Bobtails & Boom Truck Cruise In winners were:

1st Place - Boom - MPL Trucking
1st Place - BobTail - Patrick Jeffers
2nd Place - Boom - Ron Colvin
2nd Place - BobTail - John Seevers


Skid Steer Rodeo

The 2018 Skid Steer Rodeo winners were:

1st Place   Michael Hughes
2nd Place  Dave Ulery
3rd Place  Brandon Johnson

Women's Amateur Chainsaw Contest
1:00 pm at the Husqvarna Chain Saw Arena
Sponsored by
Sign up at the Husqvarna booth by 10:00 am!
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