2010 Competitors

Brian Bartow

6' 3"

190 lbs

December 2, 1978

Lake Owego, Or.

Track and Field Coach

How do you train for the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series and other competitions?
Running hills, weights, sprints.

When did you begin participating/competing in lumberjack sports and the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series?
Started at age six and been competing seriously for about the last 10 years

How did you get involved in lumberjack sports?
My dad was involved in it when I was a kid and just being around it at a young age.

Are you related to any current or former STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series competitors?

surfing, tennis, music, cycling, skate board, anything active

Any advice for someone interested in the sport?
Unless you're crazy, pick a different sport.

What pro athlete/celebrity would you like to see try the speed climb?
Megan Fox

Name three songs on your training/working out playlist:
My heart will go on, Killing me softly and Hero