John G. Palmer Woodsmen's Meet Relocated to HCC

By Haywood Community College | Oct 01, 2013

Due to the government shutdown, the 18th Annual John G. Palmer Woodsmen's Meet will be relocated from the Cradle of Forestry to the campus of Haywood Community College. The event will be held on Saturday, October 5. HCC will still host all 6 collegiate lumberjack teams, have all your favorite events, and entrance is FREE! Come out for a great day of timbersports!

 

18TH Annual Intercollegiate John G. Palmer Woodsmen’s Meet
Haywood Community College

Saturday, October 5, 2013

 

ORDER OF EVENTS

FRIDAY

6:00 pm                                                Cookout – Competition field open for practice

7:00 pm                                                Team Captains Meeting (3300 Bldg. /Room 3322)

 

SATURDAY

6:30 am – 7:30 am                         Breakfast (HCC Millpond)

7:45 am – 7:55 am                         WELCOME (HCC Auditorium)

7:55 am – 9:00 am                         Quiz Bowl (HCC Auditorium)

9:00 am – 10:00 am                       Dendrology (Concurrent with Archery)

9:00 am – 10:00 am                       Archery (Concurrent with Dendrology)

10:00 am –11:00 am                     Team Log Roll

11:00 am – 4:00 pm                      Orienteering (Contest conducted most of the day)

11:00 am – 11:30 am                    Horizontal Speed Chop (Female)

11:30 am – 12:00 pm    Water Boil

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm   Pulpwood Toss for Accuracy

12:30 pm – 1:15 pm                      LUNCH (HCC Millpond)

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm                         Axe Throw (Concurrent with Bolt Split)

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm                         Bolt Split (Concurrent with Axe Throw)

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm                      Pole Fell (CANCELLED)

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm                         Pole Climb (Concurrent with Chainsaw)

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm                         Chain Saw Events (Concurrent with Pole Climb)

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm                         Standing Block Chop

3:15 pm – 3:45 pm                         Cross Cut Saw Events

3:45 pm – 4:15 pm                         Single Buck

4:15 pm – 4:45 pm                         Horizontal Speed Chop (Male)

4:45 pm – 5:00 pm                         Competition Field Clean Up (ALL Teams Required)

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm                         BBQ Dinner/Awards Ceremony (Participants & Guests)

(HCC Millpond)

 

 

Every possible effort will be made to stay on schedule.

If any event should finish early, the next event will immediately follow.

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