An innovative new event is originating to German Fest in Milwaukee come july 1st.
In addition to the alcohol, brats and cuts of Black woodland cake that typically have actually dominated the ethnic event annually, German Fest-goers will today get a chance to view the nation’s top pro and college lumberjack athletes compete in chopping and sawing competitions.
The Stihl Timbersports Series launched Tuesday it will host its U.S. Pro and Collegiate Championship during the BMO Harris Pavilion at Henry Maier Festival Park from July 28 to July 30 during German Fest.
Your competitors, which is with its 32nd season, will air on ABC in the autumn and certainly will feature the top 20 professional lumberjack athletes in the united states additionally the top eight collegiate lumberjack athletes.
“Each season we check out determine a championship number town that can help our sport grow and achieve a new fanbase; Milwaukee meets that criteria perfectly, ” said Brad Sorgen, executive producer associated with the series. “German Fest has already been a largely effective event, and we’re proud become an integral part of it and also to assist generate a unique fanbase.”
The athletes will participate in chopping and sawing tournaments. Following the competition airs on ABC, it'll re-air on ESPN, ESPN2 and NBC Sports later around.