Ben Kniceley

2016 Competitor Profile

Name: Ben Knicely
Height: 6'5''
Weight: 230 lbs.
Birthday: July 28, 1993
Hometown: Shelby, NC

When did you first start participating in lumberjack sports?
2011

How did you get involved in lumberjack sports?
Competing on my college team at Haywood Community College.

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

Any advice for younger competitors?
Train hard, chop every day.

Which STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Series pro would you most like to train with?
Mike Slingerland

Best/strongest STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Series discipline:
Standing block chop

Hobbies:
Hunting and fishing, Chopping wood, Mountain Biking

Name three songs on your training/working out playlist?
1. Chicks Dig It
2. Here's a Quarter (Call Someone Who Cares)
3. Put Some Drive in your Country

Proudest moment in your life so far:
Winning the STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Collegiate U.S. Championship in 2015

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