53rd Annual Firemans Tug-of-War
The 53rd Annual Firemans Tug-of-War kicks off on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 8 pm. The winners will compete for the championship on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 8 pm. Awards are made after the contest Saturday night. The event is held on East Franklin Street rain or shine.
Teams Must Pre Register
AWARDS ARE MADE AFTER THE CONTEST SATURDAY NIGHT, RAIN OR SHINE. ALL CONTESTS WILL BE HELD REGARDLESS OF CONDITIONS.
The 2016 winners were:
1st Place - Intercourse in a pull off
2nd Place - Weaverland Valley Team #1
3rd Place - Whitehorse
4th Place -
1st - $500 and trophy and individual member plaques
2nd - $400 and trophy
3rd - $300 and trophy
4th - $200 and trophy
Competition will begin at 8pm sharp on both nights. All teams are to report to the weigh-in scales located at the corner of South Railroad Avenue and Grant Street between 7 and 7:30pm. Roll call will be taken Saturday night at the same time and location. Tardiness can result in the forfeiture of a pull.
Maximum weight of 1950 pounds. Any team over this weight must regroup.
Maximum of ten men on each team, plus a Captain.
A complete roster must be submitted by the first night of the pull.
All persons pulling must wear regulation firefighting boots.
Gloves are optional.
Teams will be weighed on the 1st night (maximum weight - 1950 pounds).
Roll call will be taken on the remaining night(s) from 7pm to 7:30pm.
The line judge or judge's decision will be final.
The heaviest team will pull west.
Each team may have one substitute. Substitute must be on the roster the first night and must be a lighter weight than anyone he replaces.
Please respond to this letter on or before August 31, 2017 to:
Mr. Jeff Barrage
1264 Martin Street
East Earl, PA 17519
We do not need the roster until you weigh-in on Thursday night. Any questions should be directed to Jeff Barrage of the Tug-Of-War committee. Please see roster below.
Sponsor Leads Also Wanted!!
See you soon and good luck!!
NEW HOLLAND FARMER'S FAIR
FIREMAN'S TUG-OF-WAR ROSTER
Name of Fire Company:
Mailing Address (print clearly) :
Name of Captain:
Tug-Of-War Team Members:
Please print the name and address of your Fire Company clearly and in full to ensure you promptly receive any prize monies you win!
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