Some people may gawk at the idea of playing with chainsaws, axes and logging chokers, but in Squamish, locals have turned it into a world-class sport.
The annual Squamish Days Loggers Sports Festival brought athletes from around the world to try their hands at various events inspired by the town’s roots in the forestry industry.
Organizers gave special mention to the following athletes:
Novice Logger of The Day - John Parcell - Missoula, Montana
Intermediate Logger of The Day - Scott Thompson - Surrey, BC
Sportsman of The Day - Peter Lucas - Ketchikan, Alaska
Open Logger of The Day - Brian Bartow - Lake Oswego, Oregon
Lady Logger of The Weekend - Danielle Tkach - Sexsmith, Alberta
Sportsman of The Day - Eric Hoberg - Clinton, Montana
The Chief has also acquired the complete results for the event, which can be found below: