1.All tractors must have a pulling hole of at least 3 ½” lengthwise with at least 6” clearance above the Twisted clevis must straddle hitch. No vertical hitches allowed
2.No weights/parts may be over 18” behind the rear tires or interfere with the hitch and more than 26” ahead of the front of the
3.Nitrous oxide, propane, or bottled gas will not be permitted on
4.All tractors must have fenders, seat, battery, and stock front
5.Tractors must be weighed before the pull and after as requested by
6.All weights and parts must be safely secured; the tractor will be disqualified if anything falls off the tractor during the pull or while hooked to the
7.After the first pull, the first puller may choose the first or third
8.Pulling position is determined by
9.While hooking, the tractor must be in neutral, the driver’s hands must be up and foot must be off the
10.Two pullers allowed per One prize given per tractor, per class.
11.No Stop for flagman or be disqualified.
12.The judges will allow a second attempt if the driver clearly attempts to slow the vehicle before the 75’
13.Driver must remain seated and in full control of tractor at all No riders allowed at any time on the fairgrounds.
14.The contestant must be at least 21 years of age.
15.Contestants will not hold the committee or individuals connected to the pull responsible for damage, injury or
16.Participants shall not be under the influence of alcohol or drugs at any
17.Percentage payout for top
18.Drawbar must be 20” off ground when checked and at least 18” from the axle
The contest is governed by judges made up of the tractor pull directors of the LaGrange County 4-H Fair, with all decisions final. Judges have the right to accept, reject, or disqualify tractor before, after weighing, or during the contest if it is being operated unsafely or if rules are not being followed.