Jason Lentz

Professional Competitor Bio


Jason Lentz
Location: Diana, WV
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 245 lbs.
Birthday: July 7, 1985
Job: Lumberjack
Interests: Basketball
Athlete Since: 2010

How did you get involved in lumberjack sports?
I'm an 11th generation lumberjack.

When did you begin participating/competing in lumberjack sports and the STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Series?
I started in 1998 and competed for the first time in the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series in 2010.

How do you train for the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series and other lumberjack competitions?
Weight Train practice.

Are you related to any current or former STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series competitors?
Mel Lentz.

Best/strongest STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series discipline:
Underhand Chop.

Any advice for the collegiate competitors?
Learn correctly.

What pro athlete/celebrity would you like to see try one of the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series disciplines?
Michael Jordan.

Favorite TV Show:
Andy Griffith.

Favorite Sports Team:
Giants.

Proudest Moment in your life so far:
Making the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series.