T.J. Bexten

Professional Competitor Bio


T.J. Bexten
Location: Hoquiam, WA
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 200 lbs.
Job: Contract timber faller
Interests: Hunting, fishing and racing
Athlete since: 2010

How did you get involved in lumberjack sports?
Competing at a local logging show and working in the woods.

When did you begin participating/competing in lumberjack sports and the STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Series?
First started competing in 2000, and this is my second year in the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series.

How do you train for the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series and other lumberjack competitions?
Practicing all the disciplines and watching videos.

Are you related to any current or former STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series competitors?
No

Best/strongest STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series discipline:
Hot Saw and Stock saw

Any advice for the collegiate competitors?
Watch a lot of videos, have good equipment and train.

Proudest moment in your life so far:
Having my two girls!