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?

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!