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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Are you a media member looking for media credentials?

The Lumberjack World Championships grants member of the media limited access to the LWC in the form of media credentials. The deadline for advance media credentials has passed, however, if you’re interested in covering the Lumberjack World Championships and are seeking media credentials, please contact Nancy Knutson via email at, or call the LWC office at 715-634-2484.