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Grass Cutting Contests???

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by bamacutter, Oct 6, 2004.

  1. bamacutter

    bamacutter LawnSite Member
    Messages: 21

    Has anyone ever heard of anybody having a grass cutting contest. Something where you can bring your crew and compete against other crews?????????
  2. JB1

    JB1 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,904

    This could be a good idea kind of have a circuit where you could go around and compete like Nascar. I have five acres that could be cut, and we could be the first stop for the cutting teams and I'll put up a $25.00 prize.
  3. Around here it is called the yard and home show case they ride around and find nice looking yards and homes and award the homeowner with a write up in the paper and if you are lucky and it is one of your customers you get an Honorable mention in the write up as well with all your contact info included. theres nothing like word of mouth advertising when it's backed up with public news awards for a yard you serviced..
  4. Mo Green

    Mo Green LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,487

    Sounds like fun. Where do you live in the southeast? We could have some lawnmower races too.
  5. bushtrimmer

    bushtrimmer LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 351

    municipalities around here have a snow plow rodeo, where they run through obstacle courses etc to show off their snow plow and truck driving skills
  6. oneandonlyjojo

    oneandonlyjojo LawnSite Member
    from NY
    Messages: 125

    they have the lawnmower races on espn
  7. a a green

    a a green LawnSite Member
    Messages: 116

    Too bad there isn't a way that we could all participate . we could even have trimmer races to see who cuts the quickest and with the nicest finish... I would be in. I could be like the lumberjack competition.
  8. Travis Followell

    Travis Followell LawnSite Silver Member
    from KY
    Messages: 2,206

    Sounds like a good idea to me.
  9. MJLsLawnCareNmoreLLC

    MJLsLawnCareNmoreLLC LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 840

    Too bad you guys are out of state. You dont want any of this :nono: j/k.
    But seriously it would be fun.
  10. impactlandscaping

    impactlandscaping LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,332

    I have a mental picture of Michael Jackson's " Beat It" video in my head, with two crews circling each other...one crew is the "Z's", and the other is the "Standers"..lol...then there would be the "Crapsman Crew" , "Tractor Triad", "Pushmower Punishers"...sheesh, I need to go to bed..LMAO...beat it ...beat it...lol<a href='http://www.smileycentral.com/?partner=ZSzeb008' target='_blank'><img src='http://smileys.smileycentral.com/cat/15/15_1_120.gif' border=0></a>
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