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 July 19, 2016 (Louisville, KY)
Battle of the Bluegrass heads to Franklin, Harrodsburg, and Osgood This Week

Royce McGowan and his John Deere continues to be the dominating force in Pro Farm. Cody Hardesty picks up a big win in Scottsburg. Let's see if the former BOB Champion can take the lead from Austin White! Photo Credits: John Murray(top) & Gary Franklin(bottom)

Royce McGowan and his John Deere continues to be the dominating force in Pro Farm. Cody Hardesty picks up a big win in Scottsburg. Let’s see if the former BOB Champion can take the lead from Austin White! Photo Credits: John Murray(top) & Gary Franklin(bottom)

The summer heat continues, and so does the Battle of the Bluegrass Summer Shootout. The final weeks of July will take the Battle of the Bluegrass (BoB Series) to Franklin and Osgood, IN and Harrodsburg, KY.

On Wednesday, July 20, in Franklin IN, the BoB Series will feature Light Limited Super Stock and Pro Farm Tractors along with Pro Street Diesel & Super Stock 2WD Trucks and Pro Street Semis.

In the Pro Street Semis class, Darrel Fannin and Steve Lutmer continue to battle it out for the points lead. Darrel is holding on to the lead with Steve chasing him down at only 4 points separation. Competion continues to be fierce this year and anything can still happen.

Saturday, July 23, Harrodsburg, KY will host Light Limited Super Stock and Pro Farm Tractors again along with two classes of Super Stock 4WD Trucks.

Royce McGowan won both Elizabethtown and Independence, KY and currently maintains his solid lead in the Pro Farm Tractors point standings. Pro Farm Tractors also pull at all three upcoming events, so we’ll see if Instigator can stay on top!

The Light Limited Super Stock class is currently led by Lindsay Moore and his “Old Rags”, after his wins this past weekend in Elizabethtown and Independence, KY. Kenny Powel and his “Out 4 Revenge” are right at his heels. Since the Light Limited Super Stocks compete at all three upcoming events, we’ll have to wait and see if Moore can keep ahold of his lead.

The series then heads back to Osgood, IN on Tuesday, July 26. Featured classes for this event include Light Limited Super Stock, Hot Farm and Pro Farm Tractors along with Work Stock and Pro Street Diesel Trucks.

Austin White and Cody Hardesty are battling it out for the points lead in the Work Stock (2.5) Diesel Trucks class. Austin is currently maintaining a 10-point lead on Cody.

In the Pro Street Diesel (2.6/3.0) Diesel class, Clint Corwin maintains his points lead by 20 points with Grady Perry following close behind. At Osgood, we’ll see who ends up on top.

For more information about the Battle of the Bluegrass Pulling Series, please visit the website at www.bluegrasspulling.com


July 6, 2016 (Louisville, KY)
Battle of the Bluegrass Summer Shootout Begins With 3 Pulls in Indiana and Kentucky This Week!

Darrel Fannin and Steve Lutmer are neck and neck in the Pro Street Semis points race. See who comes out on top in Madison and Charlestown, IN this weekend! (Photo Credit: John Murray)

Darrel Fannin and Steve Lutmer are neck and neck in the Pro Street Semis points race. See who comes out on top in Madison and Charlestown, IN this weekend! (Photo Credit: John Murray)

The Battle of the Bluegrass Pulling Series will head to Indiana and back to Kentucky, staging four events in the next week.

“July is the is a busy month for pulling events because local county fairs across the region showcase these events. Fair season always means a ton of pulling action for the series,” said BOB Series CEO Tom McConnell. “We literally have over 10 events scheduled in the next few weeks.”

On Friday, July 8 beginning at 7PM, the Jefferson Co. Fairgrounds in Madison, IN will host the BoB series with featured classes including Light Limited Super Stock Tractors, Hot Farm Tractors, Pro Street Diesel Trucks (2.6), Work Stock Diesel Trucks (2.5) and the always-popular Pro Street Semis. Darrell Fannin with his “Justified” Freighliner is currently on top, seperated by only 4 points by Steve Lutmer and Dennis Thomas who are tied at second.

Saturday, July 8 brings a double-

header with pulls happening in both Charlestown, IN and Cynthiana KY. Charlestown, IN, at the Clark Co. Fairgrounds, the BOB Series will feature the Light Limited Super Stock Tractors, Pro Street Diesel Trucks (2.6), Pro Street Semis, Hot Farm Tractors and Outlaw Super Stock Tractors.

The same night, at Cynthiana, KY’s Harrison Co. Fairgrounds, the BOB Series will feature the Super Stock 2WD Trucks, Work Stock Diesel Trucks (2.5), Street Diesel Trucks, Pro Farm Tractors and 12,000lb Farm Stock Tractors. Both pulls will begin at 7PM local time.

Also this week, film crews will be out and about filming for “Hooked on Dirt”, the first ever reality show featuring the sport of truck and tractor pulling.

For more information about the Battle of the Bluegrass Pulling Series, please visit their website at www.bluegrasspulling.com


Nancy and Kevin Wilson are on top of the Super Modified 2WD Truck points, but the Hardins are right at their heels. Jim Hardin and his "Moonshine Minnie" took the win at Danville. Find out who will be on top of the points this week in Lebanon, KY!

Nancy and Kevin Wilson are on top of the Super Modified 2WD Truck points, but the Hardins are right at their heels. Jim Hardin and his “Moonshine Minnie” took the win at Danville. Find out who will be on top of the points this week in Lebanon, KY!

July 1, 2015 (Louisville, KY)
July 4th Action at Marion County Fair, Lebanon, KY

The hot pulling competition continues this weekend in Lebanon, KY as pullers continue to race to the top of the point standings.

The Battle of the Bluegrass Series (BOB Series) visits the Marion County fair this Saturday celebrating July 4th weekend. “July 4th weekend is a great celebration of America, and there’s no better way to celebrate our spirit than with some good ol’ American-made horsepower!” said BOB Series CEO Tom McConnell. “The pull will be featured as part of the Marion Co. Fair, which is a great weekend for fans to come out, enjoy the pull, rides and exhibits in Lebanon.”

The pull will begin at 7pm and classes to run include Super Stock 4WD Trucks (Big Block), Super Stock 2WD Trucks, Pro Street Diesel Trucks (2.6), Pro Farm Tractors, Hot Farm Tractors.

For more information on this event, please go to the Battle of the Bluegrass website at www.bluegrasspulling.com.

 

 


 

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7/20 Franklin, IN
7/23 Harrodsburg, KY
7/26 Osgood, IN
7/29 Owensboro, KY
7/30 Owensboro, KY
8/5 Mt. Sterling, KY
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8/13 Shepherdsville, KY
8/20 Shelbyville, KY
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