Tuesday, August 23, 2016

BILL HALTER MEMORIAL PULL RESCHEDULED for AUGUST 27

The Bill Halter Memorial Pull in Blue Ridge, Texas has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 27 at 6pm !  Mark your calendars !!!


Monday, July 25, 2016

LINDSAY TRUCK & TRACTOR PULL LSGTPA RESULTS

The Lone Star Garden Tractor Pullers Association teams competed at the Lindsay Truck & Tractor Pull event in Cooke County, providing pulling fans with two rounds of LSGTPA tractor pulling action.  The garden tractor pull was contested on a 200 foot track, alongside the Texas Truck & Tractor Pullers Association track.

During Friday night action, the Youth Class competitors took to the track first, with Lane Duncan taking the win aboard his 'Texas T-Rex' tractor.  Tatom Robinson scored a runnerup finish, with Rinn Mayberry taking third place.  Lane Duncan placed his 'Twisted Kitty' tractor in the fourth place position, with Jared Stephan scoring a top five finish aboard his 'Iron Head' tractor.  Tatom Robinson would take the sixth place spot, with Jared Stephan pulling to a seventh place finish aboard the 'Yes Deere' machine.
Steve and Aidan Hovind prepare to take a hook with 'Yes Deere' at Lindsay Truck & Tractor Pull.

In Stock Class, Claude Lewis would take the title.  Hot Stock Class was won by Kolby Langham aboard his Longhorn Express Pulling Team machine.  Aidan Hovind placed second, aboard his 'Yes Deere' tractor, with Kody Langham pulling to a third place podium finish.  In Stock Diesel, Patrick Bramlett pulled to the victory aboard his 'Warthog' tractor, with Ken Langham posting a runnerup finish.  Aidan Hovind posted a third place finish aboard his Mean Green Pulling Team tractor.
Lane Duncan steers his 'Texas T-Rex' downtrack, during the Lindsay Truck & Tractor Pull.

In Big Stock Class competition, Jerry Toland would take the class title aboard his 'Triple Deuce' machine.  Kolby Langham would pilot his 'Texas Thunder' tractor to the runnerup spot, with Patrick Bramlett pulling his 'A Muck' machine to a third place finish.  In Stock Altered, Micheal Mayberry would pilot his 'Pulling For Peanuts' tractor to the victory, with Ralph Lauffer taking the runnerup.

In Super Stock action, Ralph Lauffer of Fort Collins, Colorado, pulled to a first place finish aboard his Minneapolis Moline.  Lauffer would finish second and third, on his 'Fear This Deere' and 'Baby Mo' entries, to sweep the class.  In Outlaw Class, Paul Smith would pull to the victory, aboard his high winding 'Texan' tractor.  Steve Pierce would place second, aboard his 'Buzzards Roost' machine.  Ralph Lauffer would place third aboard the 'Fear This Deere' tractor.
Sarah Crowe launches her turbocharged diesel tractor, at the Lindsay Truck & Tractor Pull.

The Mini Rod Class title was taken by Colby Crowe and his 'Weekend Warrior' tractor.  Sarah Crowe would pull to the runnerup position, aboard her turbocharged '99% Moody' tractor.  David Houchen would pull to a third place finish, aboard his 'Back In The Day' machine.  Jerry Toland would pilot his 'Shinin Time' tractor to a fourth place finish.  The Super Rod Class tractors closed the Friday night show, with Randell Moody taking the win aboard his 'Ridge Runner' tractor.  Ken Langham would score the runnerup, aboard his 'Psycho' machine.
Colby Crowe launches 'Weekend Warrior' during Mini Rod Class competition at Lindsay Truck & Tractor Pull.

The LSGTPA teams would return to the track on Saturday, with Youth Class opening the show.  Lane Duncan would score the win aboard his 'Twisted Kitty' tractor, and would pull to a runnerup finish aboard his 'Texas T-Rex' machine.  Jared Stephan would place third, aboard his 'Iron Head' tractor.  Tatom Robinson would pull to a fourth place finish, with Korben Williams scoring fifth.  Rinn Mayberry would pull to a sixth place finish, with Tatom Robinson scoring a seventh place finish aboard the 'Nacho' tractor.  Kimberlee Stephan would make her tractor pulling debut, pulling to an eighth place finish.
Kolby Langham rides 'Texas Thunder' downtrack at Lindsay Truck & Tractor Pull.

In Stock, Claude Lewis would double up, taking the win on both nights.  Steve McCarley would pull to the runnerup position.  In Hot Stock, Kody Langham would score the win for the Longhorn Express Pulling Team.  Aidan Hovind would score the runnerup, aboard his 'Yes Deere' tractor.  Kolby Langham would pull to a third place podium finish, aboard his Bonham Service Center tractor.   In Stock Diesel, Patrick Bramlett would take the title, piloting his 'Warthog' machine.  Aidan Hovind would score the runnerup, aboard his Mean Green Pulling Team entry, competing with a broken foot !  Ken Langham would pull to a third place podium finish, for the Longhorn Express Pulling Team.
Patrick Bramlett pilots his 'A Muck' machine during LSGTPA tractor pulling action in Lindsay.

Big Stock Class competition would see Jerry Toland taking the win, aboard his 'Triple Deuce' tractor, scoring the victory with a wounded transmission.  Patrick Bramlett would take the runnerup spot, on board his 'A Muck' tractor.  Kolby Langham would take the third place podium position.  In Stock Altered, Ralph Lauffer would score the win, with Michael Mayberry taking the runnerup aboard his 'Pulling For Peanuts' tractor.  Ralph Lauffer would score the third place finish.  In Super Stock, Ralph Lauffer would take the top five spots, with his fleet of Colorado tractors.
Ralph Lauffer launches his Minneapolis Moline entry, during the Lindsay Truck & Tractor Pull.

In Outlaw Class, Paul Smith would double down with another victory, riding his 'Texan' tractor to the top spot.  Steve Pierce would place his 'Buzzards Roost' machine in the runnerup position.  Ralph Lauffer would score a top five finish to round out the field.  In Mini Rod Class competition, Jerry Toland would take 'Shinin Time' to the top spot.  Colby Crowe would pilot his 'Weekend Warrior' tractor to a runnerup finish, with Sarah Crowe finishing with a third place podium finish aboard her '99% Moody' tractor.  David Houchen wheeled his 'Back In The Day' machine to a fourth place finish, with Paul Smith taking a top five finish aboard his 'Texan' tractor.
Paul Smith pilots his 'Texan' tractor, to an Outlaw Class victory at Lindsay Truck & Tractor Pull.

The Super Rod Class tractors closed the event in great fashion, with Ken Langham taking the win aboard his 'Psycho' machine.  John Kiemele would score a runnerup finish aboard his 'Dodge This' tractor.  Steve McCarley would steer his 'Scat Cat' entry to a third place finish, with Sarah Crowe taking the 'Ridge Runner' machine to a fourth place finish.  Fans were treated to a great show, with alternating runs between two tracks at the arena, providing nonstop tractor pulling action.









Tuesday, July 19, 2016

BATTLE AT BONHAM RESULTS

Battle At Bonham Tractor Pull Results
by LSGTPA


Lone Star Garden Tractor Pulling Association teams rolled into Bonham, Texas for the second time in 2016, for an encore performance at the Powder Creek Park Pulling Track.  Located on the hillside overlooking the scenic park, and just a few steps from the Fannin County Museum of History at the Texas & Pacific Bonham Depot, the 200 foot track proved to challenge the teams in two rounds of tractor pulling action.  Lonny Parson of the Honey Grove Cowboy Church delivered the invocation during opening ceremonies, and performing artist Bailey Melvin presented our National Anthem to start the show.  

The Youth Class competitors took to the track first, with Jared Stephan scoring the win aboard his 'Iron Head' tractor.  Lane Duncan piloted his 'Texas T-Rex' tractor to the runnerup position, with Jacob Hovind placing third aboard his 'Yes Deere' machine.  Lane Duncan would steer his 'Twisted Kitty' tractor to a fourth place finish on the day, with Tatom Robinson pulling to a fifth place finish in the field.  Ren Mayberry scored a sixth place finish to round out the tough field of Youth Class pullers.

Stock Class saw Jimmy Helferich use a Full Pull to take the lead, and the top spot on the day.  Steve McCarley scored a second place finish, with James Helferich placing third.  Claude Lewis posted a fourth place finish in the class.  In Hot Stock,  Kody Langham took the top honors for the Longhorn Express Pulling Team.  John Aufdenkamp posted a close second place finish, just inches behind the leader, aboard his 'Rusteze' tractor.  Kolby Langham used a Full Pull in the opening round, and held onto the third place position.  Jimmy Helferich pulled to a fourth place finish, with Mason Hovind piloting his 'Yes Deere' machine to a top five finish.  

In Stock Diesel Class, Patrick Bramlett scored the win aboard his 'Warthog' tractor.  Ken Langham finished in second place for the Longhorn Express Pulling Team camp.  Aidan Hovind pulled to a top three scoring, for the Mean Green Pulling Team.  James Helferich finished in the fourth place position on the day.  The action heated up in Big Stock Class competition, with Jerry Toland topping the field aboard his 'Triple Deuce' tractor.  John Aufdenkamp pulled to a runnerup finish for the Outlaw Pulling Team.  Kolby Langham rode his 'Texas Thunder' tractor to a top three finish.  Jimmy Helferich placed fourth in the class, with Patrick Bramlett pulling to a top five finish aboard his 'A Muck' machine.  

The high winding Stock Altered Class tractors saw John Aufdenkamp taking the win, aboard his 'Under The Influence' tractor, with Michael Mayberry scoring the runnerup finish aboard his 'Pulling For Peanuts' machine.  The Mini Rod Class tractors put on a great show, with Colby Crowe scoring the win aboard his 'Weekend Warrior' tractor.  Jerry Toland piloted his 'Shinin Time' machine, to the runnerup position.  David Houchen rode his 'Back In The Day' tractor to a third place finish, with Sarah Crowe placing fourth aboard her '99% Moody' machine.  Paul Smith and his wild 'Texan' tractor would place fifth in the Mini Rod Class, and would return to take the win in the Outlaw Class competition.

The Super Rod Class tractors closed the show, with Thomas Kimmons wheeling his 'Fired Up' tractor to the top spot.  Ken Langham would steer his 'Psycho'  machine to the runnerup spot, with John Kiemele taking third aboard his 'Dodge This' entry.  Randell Moody would work his 'Ridge Runner' tractor into the fourth place position, with Steve McCarley posting a fifth place scoring on the day.  

The LSGTPA teams will head down the tracks to compete at the Lindsay Truck and Tractor pull on July 22nd and 23rd.  For more information on LSGTPA events, check out www.lsgtpa.com .

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

BATTLE AT BONHAM SET FOR JULY 16th

LSGTPA tractor pulling action is set to return to Bonham Texas for an encore performance !!  Teams will converge on the Powder Creek Park pulling track, for two rounds of Saturday night LSGTPA pulling action !  Mark your calendars.....you dont want to miss the Battle At Bonham !!!

Opening ceremonies are scheduled for 5pm, featuring performing artist Bailey Melvin presenting the National Anthem !



Performing artist Bailey Melvin, will perform the National Anthem during opening ceremonies of the LSGTPA Battle At Bonham tractor pull, at 5pm on Saturday July 16,

LSGTPA tractor pulling returns to Powder Creek Park on Saturday, July 16.

Powder Creek Park in Bonham, Texas will host Battle At Bonham, LSGTPA tractor pull.

Battle At Bonham, LSGTPA tractor pull, scheduled for Saturday night, July 16th at 5pm.

BATTLE AT BONHAM SET FOR JULY 16th

LSGTPA tractor pulling action is set to return to Bonham Texas for an encore performance !!  Teams will converge on the Powder Creek Park pulling track, for two rounds of Saturday night LSGTPA pulling action !  Mark your calendars.....you dont want to miss the Battle At Bonham !!!

Opening ceremonies are scheduled for 5pm, featuring performing artist Bailey Melvin presenting the National Anthem.



Performing artist Bailey Melvin, will perform the National Anthem during opening ceremonies of the LSGTPA Battle At Bonham tractor pull, at 5pm on Saturday July 16,

LSGTPA tractor pulling returns to Powder Creek Park on Saturday, July 16.

Powder Creek Park in Bonham, Texas will host Battle At Bonham, LSGTPA tractor pull.

Battle At Bonham, LSGTPA tractor pull, scheduled for Saturday night, July 16th at 5pm.

Monday, May 9, 2016

BONHAM HERITAGE DAY LSGTPA PULL RESULTS

The Lone Star Garden Tractor Pullers Association pulling teams rolled into Bonham's Powder Creek Park, for the second event of the 2016 LSGTPA Pulling Series.  The event was held in conjunction with the Bonham Heritage Day Festival, and conducted at the historic Powder Creek Park facility.  The well prepared track sits a stones throw from the historic Texas & Pacific Railroad Roundhouse base, and overlooks portions of the 1900's era Bonham Cotton Mill site.  Named for James B. Bonham in 1844, the town was originally named Bois d'Arc, and was established in around 1820 with settlers at Fort Inglish. 

Opening ceremonies of the event featured an opening invocation by Texas Patriot Guard Rider, Gene Fruth, flanked by Steve Mack of Racers For Christ.  Bonham High School Choir talent, Grace Johnson, delivered an outstanding performance of the National Anthem to start the show.
Texas Patriot Guard Riders, Gene Fruth, delivers opening invocation at the LSGTPA event in Bonham.

Bonham High School Choir talent, Grace Johnson, performs the National Anthem at Bonham Heritage Day.

Youth Class competitors rolled onto the 200 foot track to start the show, with Lane Duncan wheeling his 'Texas T-Rex' tractor to the victory.  Duncan would also place second, aboard his 'Twisted Kitty' tractor in the class.  Rinn Mayberry would make his tractor pulling debut, pulling to the third place spot for the day.  Jared Stephan would pilot his 'Iron Head' tractor to a fourth place finish for the Moody Pulling Team. 
Lane Duncan wheels his 'Texas T-Rex' downtrack, at the Powder Creek Park pulling track.

Jared Stephan launches his 'Iron Head' tractor, during LSGTPA Youth Class competition.

Stock Class saw Claude Lewis taking the class title by a margin of victory of just three feet.  Jimmy Helferich pulled to the runnerup finish, just behind the leader.   James Helferich would pull to a third place finish in the class.  In Hot Stock, Kolby Langham would take the win aboard the Bonham Service Center tractor.  Jimmy Helferich used a Full Pull in the second round, to secure the runnerup position.  Kody Langham placed his Longhorn Express Pulling Team entry in the third place position.  John Aufdenkamp placed fourth aboard his 'Rusteze' tractor, for the Outlaw Pulling Team.

Jimmy Helferich pilots his way downtrack, at the LSGTPA event during Bonham Heritage Day.

In Stock Diesel, Patrick Bramlett took the class title in dominant fashion, scoring two Full Pulls to lead the field.  Kody Langham placed second, aboard his Longhorn Express Pulling Team entry, with two solid pulls in his rookie year for the class.  James Helferich pulled to a third place podium finish.

Kody Langham steers the Longhorn Express Pulling Team, Diesel Class tractor, during LSGTPA competition.

Big Stock Class tractors turned in two Full Pulls in the opening round, with John Aufdenkamp holding onto the lead and the victory, for the Outlaw Pulling Team.  Jerry Toland placed second aboard his 'Triple Deuce' tractor.  Patrick Bramlett scored a third place finish, piloting his 'A Muck' tractor.  Kolby Langham placed his 'Texas Thunder' tractor in the fourth place position, with Jimmy Helferich pulling to a top five finish on the day.   
PB&J Pulling Team at work during the Bonham Heritage Day event.

Patrick Bramlett pilots his 'Warthog' machine downtrack, on a low level Full Pull pass at Powder Creek Park/

Stock Altered entertained the crowd with some high winding pulls, with John Aufdenkamp taking the title aboard his 'Under The Influence' machine.  Michael Mayberry finished in the runnerup position, after an out of bounds disqualification on a wild run, aboard his 'Pulling For Peanuts' tractor.
John Aufdenkamp releases the clutch on the high winding 'Under The Influence' tractor.
Steve Pierce rides to the Outlaw Class title, aboard his 'Buzzards Roost' tractor.

The Outlaw Class title was taken by Steve Pierce, aboard his 'Buzzards Roost' tractor.  In Mini Rod Class action, Colby Crowe took the top honors aboard his 'Weekend Warrior' tractor.  David Houchen used a Full Pull aboard his 'Back In The Day' tractor, to secure the runnerup spot.  Sarah Crowe pulled the full distance in the opening round, aboard her '99% Moody' tractor, and held on for a third place finish.  Jerry Toland wheeled his 'Shinin Time' machine, to a fourth place finish in the class.
Colby Crowe wheels the 'Weekend Warrior' to a win at the Bonham Heritage Day event.

Jerry Toland steers 'Shinin Time' down the Powder Creek Park pulling track in Bonham.

The Super Rod Class tractors closed the show with Randell Moody scoring the victory aboard his 'Ridge Runner' tractor, taking the title for the Moody Pulling Team.  Ken Langham scored the runnerup finish for the Longhorn Express Pulling Team, aboard the 'Psycho' tractor. 

Randell Moody takes 'Ridge Runner' to the top spot in Super Rod Class competition at Bonham.

Ken Langham makes a great pass aboard 'Psycho', during LSGTPA Super Rod Class action.

The Enloe Museum staff provided Bois d'Arc trophies for the Youth Class top finishers, in tribute to Bonham and the surrounding Bois d'Arc Creek areas.  Be sure to visit the www.LSGTPA.com website for more information on LSGTPA tractor pulling and event details.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

LSGTPA Teams Roll Into POWDER CREEK PARK for Bonham Heritage Days Festival

The LSGTPA tractor pulling teams will roll into Bonham, Texas on Saturday May 7, to compete at Powder Creek Park.  The event is held in conjunction with the Bonham Heritage Day Festival, which features events all day Saturday.  The LSGTPA opening ceremonies are scheduled for 3pm, and will feature our National Anthem presentation by area talent Grace Johnson. 



The historic Powder Creek Park sits across from the Fannin County Museum of History, and adjacent to the Texas and Pacific Railway.