This contest is being held in conjunction with the Rose Festival in Jackson MI. The Rose fest has been held for the last 50 years in Jackson for more info
on the festival go to www.jacksonrosefestival.org then click on "party in the park" This is huge
event in Jackson and will give NAS an opportunity to reach more of the general public.
Promoter: John Darling 517-914-3313 & Remi Bruyninga (motorcityfitness.net)
Presented by: Powerhouse 24 Jackson, MI
Gold Event - Top 2 in each class will qualify for NAS Nats 2008
Date: May 31 at 1pm
Weigh-in Friday evening and Saturday before the comp.
Weight Classes: Teens One weight class, Light Weight Men Under 200 and 200 - 231, Heavy Weight Men over 231
Limited to the first 50 Entries
Prizes: Each Event will have a $100 prize for each class winner. Weight class winners will recieve 1st $150 + Award, 2nd $100 + Award, 3rd $50 + Award
Teens will recieve awards but no cash prizes. Awards will be nice sculptures or Swords for first place finishers.
The total cash prizes will be $1900 :-)
Events: Tractor Pull, Tire Flip, Farmers Walk, Log Press, Stones (this is a Farming community so I'm thinking odd, field stones, loaded onto a flat bed hay wagon) The evnt entry will be up soon.
Event Cash Prizes
Since the Mens Light weights has 2 weight classes everyone will be in the same class to determine the winner of the event and cash prize.
Tractor Pull - $100 for overall Light weight winner, $100 Mens Hvy Wt winner
Tire Flip - $100 for overall Light weight winner, $100 Mens Hvy Wt winner
Farmers Walk - $100 for overall Light weight winner, $100 Mens Hvy Wt winner
Log Press - $100 for overall Light weight winner, $100 Mens Hvy Wt winner
Stones - $100 for overall Light weight winner, $100 Mens Hvy Wt winner
Weight Class Winners
Under 200 - 1st = $150, 2nd = $100, 3rd = $50
200 - 231 - 1st = $150, 2nd = $100, 3rd = $50
Over 231 - 1st = $150, 2nd = $100, 3rd = $50
So if a competitor wins every event and the first place spot they can win a total of $650 on the other hand this is a contest that you don't even have to place in the top 3 and you can still win some cash.