Announcing 2016’s Bull of the Woods, Brian Pederson

2016 Bull of the WoodsAt the February Log Show monthly meeting, Brian was elected the 2016 DLS Bull of the Woods. Brian is very honored to have received this prestigious award. He was born in 1945 to Wayne and Esther Pederson. He has one older brother, Steve. Brian was in the Class of ’63 at Mt Baker High School in Deming. He had his first ride in a log truck at age 13 and knew from that day on his passion was log trucks. In 1964 Brian began driving log truck for Martinson Bros. During the next 4 years he drove for Abner Ludtke, Joe Zender and Harry Scalf, hauling logs in western Washington. In 1965 Brian joined the Army National Guard. He received his basic combat training at Fort Ord CA, his AIT (advanced individual training) was an eleven week welding school at Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland. He returned from active duty in July ’66 and continued driving logging truck. In the fall of ’67 Brian bought a welding machine and worked for Martinson Bros. in their shop. The job consisted of fabricating a new log loading boom for their shovel. Upon the completion of the boom Brian worked in a local fabrication shop until September ’68.

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2014 Deming Logging Show Winners

The 52nd Annual Deming Logging Show is officially in the books. Thank you to all the contestants, vendors, volunteers and spectators who make this such a successful fundraising event. Below is the list of the 2014 Deming Logging Show winners. Congrats to all those who won!

SportsmanshipLog Show 1
Phil Zwick

All Around Logger
Trebb Rainey

Gold Axe
Laurie Zender

Silver Axe
Mark MacDonald
Troy Chilcote

President Watch
Craig Harvey
Delfina Amarando
Greg MacDonald

Most Active Non-Contestant
Doreen Weibe

Chrome Axe
Trent Baisden
Phil Zwick

Best Load of Logs
1) Brett Engholm Trucking #33
a. Driver: Randy Hamilton
b. Loader: Butch Hurd
2) Rob Graham Trucking #36
a. Driver: Aaron Stacey
b. Loader: Kenny Wesson
3) Rob Graham Trucking #33
a. Driver: Bill DeRosier
b. Loader: Butch Hanson

Best Load of Logs – Doubles
1) Eastwood Trucking #3
a. Driver: Brian Eastwood
b. Loader: Jeff Sande

Axe Throwing
1) Nick Van Brocklin 27
2) Trebb Rainey 25
3) Dan Jackson 24

Cable Splicing
1) Ryan Lenssen / Erik Anderson 1:32.12
2) Phil Zwick / Justin Offredi 2:13.75
3) Jeff Fetter / Arthur Fetter 2:17.38

Chain Saw Bucking (6cu. And Under – Modified)
1) Kendal Cain 5.27
2) Kris DeKriek 5.67
3) Dan Jackson 7.38

Chain Saw Bucking II (6cu. And Under – Stock)
1) Phil Zwick 6.57
2) Jeff Fetter 6.61
3) Dan Clarke 6.87

Choker SettingLog Show 2
1) Trebb Rainey 21.03
2) Jacob White 21.70
3) Max Zender 22.82

Double Bucking
1) Les Kyle / Tony Kyle 22.15
2) Jason Henningson / Jim Kyle 22.31
3) Frank Cain Jr. / Kendal Cain 22.45

Hand Bucking
1) Trebb Rainey 24.95
2) Nick Van Brocklin 30.14
3) Tony Kyle 31.31

Hot Saws
1) Natalie Amber / Craig Marsh 1.34
2) Dave Cummins / Craig Marsh 1.71
3) Dan Clarke / Barry Rawson 1.80

Iron Man
1) Trebb Rainey 1:09.37
2) Tony Kyle 1:30.38
3) Nick Van Brocklin 1:33.78
4) Jason Henningson 1:46.03
Kids Log Rolling
1) Christopher Rathjen
2) Dustin Clarke
3) Jordan Hughes

Kids Speed Climbing 30ft.
1) None

Kids Speed Climbing 50ft.
1) Preston Segerman 19.77

Log Rolling
1) DJ Rathjen
2) Carsen Monaghan
3) Bryce Blockley

Loggers Relay
1) Strider 1:00.71
2) Buckley Log Show 1:04.07
3) Graham Trucking 1:08.41

Ma and Pa Bucking
1) Ed Williams / Jerilyn Klix 8.85
2) Les Kyle / Tawnya Henningson 10.05
3) Rick Williamson / Liz Williamson 10.44

Novice Hand Bucking
1) Kendal Cain 38.50
2) Justin Offredi 38.53
3) Will Mathews 39.00

Novice Log Rolling
1) Marcus Young
2) Skyler Isaacson
3) Lincoln Grimes

Novice Speed Climb
1) Jordan Zender 16.35
2) Casey Balch 17.41
3) Carsen Monaghan 18.38

Obstacle Choker Setting
1) Bryce Postlewait 13.13
2) Dawson Patrick 13.89
3) Jordan Zender 13.90
Pole Falling
1) Les Kyle 47.47
2) Nick Van Brocklin 55.28
3) Kris De Kriek 1:01.22

Speed Climbing
1) Keith Zender 18.00
2) Asa Harkness 22.57
3) Michael Archambault 59.09

Speed Climbing – Championship
1) Dan Horsmon 21.26
2) Brian Bartow 22.36

Standing Block Chop
1) Nick Van Brocklin 17.74
2) Trebb Rainey 18.31
3) Tony Kyle 19.64

Trailer Backing
1) Robert Boggs 8.05
2) Grant Pederson 10.36
3) Aaron Stacey 17.14

Tree Topping
1) Carsen Monaghan 2:44.42
2) Max Zender

Tug-O-War
1) Kids
2) Loggers

Wrapper Throwing
1) Mark Silves 1:14.32
2) Les Kyle 1:18.02
3) Chris Husby 1:20.66

Show and Shine
Highway Division
1) Bert Matter Inc. #62: Driver: Brent Korthuis
2) Bert Matter Inc. #64: Driver: Doug Smith
3) VTWS #4: Driver: John Terpsma
Low Boy Division
1) ALS
Driver: Alfie Berg
2) Pacific
3) Interwest Construction

Dump Truck Division
1) Strider #MD-08: Driver: Jake Horsmon
2) Exxell Pacific #12: Driver: Matt Martin
3) Exxell Pacific #4: Driver: Kris Kooistra

Log Truck Division 1999-Older
1) Enghom Trucking #33: Driver: Randy Hamilton
2) Wm. Blockley #4: Driver: Craig Blockley

Log Truck Division 2000-2009
1) Covey #001: Driver: Todd Covey
2) Rob Graham Trucking #32: Driver: Ed West

Log Truck Division 2010 – Newer
1) Rob Graham Trucking #36: Driver: Aaron Stacey
2) Eastwood Trucking #3: Driver Bryan Eastwood

Antique Division
1) Kjell Espeland
2) Buddy Hoehn
3) Jim McMullian

Show Truck
1) Verbeek Trucking
2) Fred Polinder
3) Hot Oil : Randy Graham Transport