Lumberjack World Championships - Hayward, WI

Lumberjack World Championships® (LWC)

The thunder of chainsaws, the quick-footed birlers, the brute strength of sawyers and choppers, and the agility of pole climbers will keep your heart pounding throughout this amazing world championship event! The Lumberjack World Championships® is recognized as the premiere global timber sports event where lumberjacks and lumberjills from around the world compete for a prize pool of over $60,000 and for the title of World Champion.

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The Lumberjack World Championships Foundation (LWC) grants members of the media limited access to the LWC in the form of media credentials. To be eligible to receive media credentials, media members must complete a media credentials application. Only media members whose primary purpose is to cover LWC as a working news media outlet will be considered for media credentials. Once your application is received and reviewed, you will receive an email back confirming your credentials and providing additional event information. In the weeks leading up to the LWC, the approved media member may receive additional information regarding the event. The online deadline for media credentials is Tuesday, July 17th. Please email nancy.knutson@lumberjackworldchampionships.com or call 715-634-2484 if you have any questions.

The online media credential application is now closed.
If you missed the online application deadline and you're interested in covering the LWC, credentials can be secured onsite at the office.