Pulling Contest Rules & Regulations

Entry Form (doc) Online Entry Form

Friday, August 10, 2018 — 6:00pm
Open to Pickups • Antique • Classic • Out of Field Tractors & Semis 
ADMISSION : Pit $20; Grandstand—Adults $8.00; Age 5-12 $2; Under 5 Free 
Truck and Tractor Pull Announcer: "J.O. Announcing"

To enter the Pit You must sign a waiver. If you're under 18 a parent must sign a waiver.
Please Pre-Register-For registration information contact Bob Schueler-320-995-6267 or 320-444-7987

General Pulling Rules (Truck & Tractor)

  1. The pull is open to contestants from Kandiyohi County or adjoining areas. Limited Class Sizes!
    (two entries allowed per unit). ADVANCE ENTRY FEE for OPEN CLASS TRACTORS & TRUCKS is $20.00 per hook.
    All entries on August 10, 2018 (day of pull) will be $25.00
    Trophies and cash will be given to the first 3 places.
  2. Only 10 entries per class. Drivers under 18 must have a parental signature on the entry form. Minimum age is 15. Driver and persons in pit area must sign a release from the Fair Board. DRIVERS MUST BE SOBER! Will be denied participation for recklessness and drunkenness.
  3. A violation of any rule constitutes a disqualification. The contestant is governed by judges and all the decisions are final. Judges also have the right to stop and disqualify any vehicles not being safely operated. Pit Area speed limit 5 mph. Vehicles must stop immediately upon the signal from the judges. No repull unless determined by track officials.
  4. Contestants must pull at assigned positions at the time of the sleds readiness, any delay will mean disqualification. Officials will determine if contest runs out of bounds.  Pull is over when forward motion stops. Vehicle must be in neutral when being hooked & unhooked and pull from tight chain, no jerking of the chain. Violations constitutes a disqualification.

TRUCK CLASSES:  Technical Information Contact-Mark Rasmussen-320-894-3884  
                                                                                       Mike Quale 320-894-1456  
                                                                                       Bob Schueler 320-995-6267

A) Stock Gas 5,800 lbs.
AA) Stock Gas 6,500 lbs.
B) Street Legal Gas 5,800 lbs.
BB) Street Legal Gas 6,500 lbs.
C) Modified Gas 5,800 lbs.
CC) Modified Gas 6,500 lbs.
D) Street Legal Diesel 8,000 lbs.
DD) Street Legal Diesel 8,500 lbs.
E) Modified Diesel 8000 8,000 lbs.
EE) Modified Diesel 8500 8,500 lbs.
EEE) Semi  


Factory Stock Truck MUST BE STOCK  with no pulling hitches, must be from bumper hitch. No weight brackets on factory stock trucks. HITCH HEIGHT OF 26 INCHES must be solid hitch. Must have workable brakes. No chains or studded tires and must have stock road tires. Weights and weight brackets not to exceed 60 inches from center of front axle.  No weights or passengers in cab. Complete class rules available upon request.  Classes A - EE - Detailed information/rules available upon request. 

Modified Gas and Diesel Truck Classes-Cut tires ARE allowed

Class EEE Semis must be road legal.
MODIFIED CLASSES: Technical Information Contact-Mark Rasmussen-320-894-3884   
                                                                                           Mike Quale   320-894-1456
                                                                                           Bob Schueler 320-995-6267
Hot Farm-Non-Turbo 5,700 lbs
Hot Farm-Non-Turbo 6,300 lbs
Hot Farm 7,500 lbs
2 Hot 2 Farm 9,000 lbs
2 Hot 2 Farm 10,500 lbs
2 Hot 2 Farm 12,500 lbs
Modified 6,000 lbs
Pro Stock 7,500 lbs
Unlimited 9,000 lbs
TRACTOR CLASSES: Technical Information Contact-Mark Rasmussen-320-894-3884  
                                                                                           Mike Quale   320-894-1456
                                                                                           Bob Schueler 320-995-6267
F) Antique & Classic 3,600 lbs 4 MPH 13.6x38 tire limit 
G) Antique & Classic 4,200 lbs 4 MPH 13.6x38 tire limit  
H) Antique & Classic 4,700 lbs 4 MPH 15.5x38 tire limit  
I) Antique & Classic 5,200 lbs 4 MPH 15.5x38 tire limit  
J) Antique & Classic 6,000 lbs 4 MPH 16.9x34 tire limit  
K) Antique & Classic 6,500 lbs 4 MPH 16.9x34 tire limit  
L) Antique & Classic 7,500 lbs 4 MPH 18.4x34-16.9x38 tire limit  
M) Antique & Classic 8,500 lbs 4 MPH 18.4x38-16.9x38 tire limit  
O) Out of Field 9,500 lbs 6 MPH  18.4x38 tire limit
P) Out of Field 10,500 lb 6 MPH  20.8x38 tire limit
Q) Out of Field 12,500 lbs 10 MPH
R) Out of Field 15,000 lbs 10 MPH
S) Out of Field 18,000 lbs 10 MPH
T) Out of Field 21,000 lbs 10 MPH
U) Out of Field 25,000 lbs 10 MPH
V) Out of Field 29,000 lbs 10 MPH


5. OUT-OF-FIELD TRACTORS: Maximum DRAWBAR HEIGHT 20” at hook point, solid drawbar.  Driver must furnish his own clevis to accept a 3 inch hook. DRAWBAR MUST BE 18” from center of rear axle. Tractors pulling must have PTO to check RPMs. Only two weights on the scale. No loaders or mounted equipment allowed and ALL WEIGHTS MUST BE WITHIN 24 INCHES OF THE FRAME. No dual fuels or oxidizers in stock classes. Stock appearing manifolds and pumps on field tractors. Must be within 10% of factory RPM’s.  Shifting of gears allowed. Duals may be used in 10,500 lb. and up. Complete class rules available upon request.

6. ANTIQUE & CLASSIC TRACTORS: Must pull with FACTORY STOCK DRAWBAR 20” HEIGHT, 18” LENGTH FROM CENTER OF REAR AXLE. No front weights more than 11 ft. from center of rear axle. Contestants must furnish drawbar pin and clevis for these classes. No dual fuels, must have stock carbs, fuel systems, intake and exhaust manifolds and must be within 10% of factory RPM’s. Pre RPM checks available. Must be original manufactured equipment. 4mph speed limit.  No cut tires.

7.  Weigh-in 3:00-6:00 pm on August 10 at the fairgrounds. More detailed information available upon request.

Special Thanks to the following sponsors:
  • Kandiyohi County Corn Growers
  • Kandiyohi County Soybean Growers,
  • Arnold’s of Willmar-Trophy Sponsor
  • Haug Implement of Willmar/Litchfield
  • Mills Automotive Group
  • Ag Country Farm Credit Services
  • Ace AG Incorporated
  • Home State Bank
  • Kandiyohi County Farm Bureau
  • Remington Seeds
  • Crow River Construction, LLC

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