October 7, 2020
Attention all Board Members and Class Reps:
We will be having a meeting on Saturday, Oct. 24 @ 2pm
Meeting will be at Larry Strangfeld's Home. W6181 Granton Road, Neillsville, WI 54456
Call Cowboy with any questions or concerns.
To the Dave Frey family:
Badger State Dirt Flingers is sending all the prayers, love and well wishes we can! We are thinking of you and here for you if you need us.
July 30, 2020
State Championships (Grass Drags) in Wausau Sep. 26 & 27 have been cancelled.
Hoping for a better 2021 season!
July 17, 2020
Mindoro has cancelled their September 12th event.
We are still pulling in Rosholt tomorrow (7/18/2020) and as of now no change to Wausau Grass Drags.
July 8, 2020
These 2 events have been cancelled:
Aug. 28. Loyal Corn Fest
Sep. 11. Granton Fall Fest
As of now these events are still on:
July 18. Rosholt Antique & Engine Thresheree
Sep. 12. Mindoro Lions Spanferkel Fest
Sep. 26 & 27. Wausau Grass Drags
June 23, 2020
The Taylor FFA Alumni has invited our 1950 & 1800 Mini Rods, Pro-Stock and Super-Stock Trucks to their 4th of July Pull. Start time is 12 Noon and this will be an all day event. Pullers will be hooking on the blue sled. We hope you will come support Taylor and your BSDF Club Mates whether you are pulling or not. It would be great to see you out there.
June 16, 2020
The event on August 7 Clark County Fair/Neillsville has been cancelled. Please scroll to the Event Schedule for the latest list of potential pulls.
June 9, 2020
The event on August 1 in Arpin has been cancelled. Please scroll to the Event Schedule for the latest list.
June 8, 2020
The Taylor FFA Alumni has invited our 1950 Mini Rods, Pro-Stock and Super-Stock Trucks to their 4th of July Pull. Start time is 12 Noon and this will be an all day event. Pullers will be hooking on the blue sled. We hope you will come support Taylor and your BSDF Club Mates whether you are pulling or not. It would be great to see you out there.
June 6, 2020
Memberships for 2020 will be $20 per person and 1 machine. Each additional machine will be $5. Example, if you have 3 machines, your total will be $20+$5+$5= $30. Non-members pay $10.
June 5, 2020 #2
CANCELLED....July 10, Fri - Marshfield - Parish Pull
June 5, 2020
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING 3 ANNOUNCEMENTS
1. Several more cancellations to report:
Gilmanton Free Fair
Mondovi - Buffalo County Fair
Marshfield Parish Pull
Ladysmith - Rusk County Jr. Fair (the fair is not cancelled but the club is not pulling)
Colby – Pulling for Youth
Merrill – Lincoln County Fair
2. The TENATIVE schedule as of today is (also listed under event schedule):
June 19, Fri - Dorchester
July 18, Sat - Rosholt - Antique & Engine Thresheree
Aug 1, Sat - Arpin - Firemans Picnic
Aug 7, Fri - Neillsville Clark County Fair
Aug 28, Fri - Loyal - Corn Fest
Sept 11, Fri - Granton - Fall Festival
Sept 12, Sat - Mindoro - Lions Spanferkel Fest
Sep 26-27, Sat & Sun - Wausau - Trailmates Grass Drags & Swap Meet, State Championships
3. Dorchester Details:
This event has been moved to FRIDAY, JUNE 19.
Classes: Garden Tractors through Mini-Rods. NO TRUCKS.
Pull starts at 7:00pm. COME EARLY for registration, memberships and tech inspections.
Membership is $20.00 per machine
Non-Member fee is $10.00 per machine
We hope to see you there!
May 27, 2020:
Sad to report that Wittenburg has now cancelled. Please keep an eye open for future posts. We are passing the info along as quickly as we get it.
May 20, 2020:
Anyone want to go Pulling?!?!
We are ON for the following 2 events:
June 20, Sat - TBD - Wittenburg - Fireworks Country - All Classes, full show.
June 21, Sun - 12 Noon - Dorchester - All Classes, full show. THIS IS A NEW ADDITION
April 24, 2020:
Attention pullers, the following 3 pulls have been cancelled; Gravel Nationals on May 16, Taylor FFA on May 25 and Thorp Dairy Days on June 5.
Keep your fingers crossed for Firework Country in Wittenburg on June 20.
SCROLL DOWN OR CLICK ON EVENT SCHEDULE TO SEE THE TENTATIVE 2020 SCHEDULE
The new 1800# 34" tire class is a V-8 naturally aspirated engine. (No electronic fuel injection, no power assist) There is no cubic inch limit. The 4-cylinder engines can run blower or turbo. All other rules are the same as the 1900# Mini-rods.
This is an experimental class for 2020. Let's figure it out and have some fun!
The 2020 Member Handbook is now available.
Contact Cowboy to get a copy or scroll to the link below.
Stay tuned for a date & details on our Spring Meeting.
Club related questions or concerns?
Contact Cowboy at
About Our CLUB
We are a club that likes to "CHURN" the dirt!!
We truly think of our club as a family event. Club members enjoy the competitions brought forth, willingness to help one another out in the time of need and overall just simple can't wait until the next pull to see each other again.
CLASS & PULLING INFORMATION
We offer a variety of classes.
2 WD SUPER STOCK MINI TRUCKS
1. 3200# PRO STOCK
2. 3800# SUPER STOCK
1. 1600# - UNLIMITED
1. 1100# - LIGHT SUPER MODS
2. 1350# - HEAVY SUPER MODS
STOCK GARDEN TRACTORS, YOUTH
1050# - STOCK GARDEN TRACTOR
NEW FOR 2020!
2 different age groups:
5-9 year olds
10-14 year olds
1050# - 10-MOD GARDEN TRACTOR
V-TWIN SUPER STOCK GARDEN TRACTORS
1050# - STOCK GARDEN TRACTOR
1. 1800# - OPEN LIGHT MINI RODS (OPEN 34" PULLING TIRES)
2. 1950# - MINI RODS
CLASS & PULLING RULES
The B.S.D.F rules are designed to provide for the orderly conduct of the motor sport of garden tractor pulling events and to reduce the risk of injury to both the participants and spectators during such events.
It is ultimately the obligation of each participant to ensure that his/her conduct and equipment comply with all the applicable B.S.D.F rules and regulations, as they may be amended from time to time. No express or implied warranty of safety shall result from the publication or compliance with, these rules. These are intended as a guide for the conduct of the sport and are in no way a guarantee against injury or death to pullers, spectators or others.
For a rule book please email:
email@example.com with name and address to have a book sent to you.
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BOARD OF DIRECTORS
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Josh “Cowboy” Balk
715-512-0300 (cell) or 715-773-1460 (shop)
Kristin “Sissy” Molldrem
Amanda Balk, Youth Garden
Tom Wilke, Youth Garden
Joe Villiard, 10-Mod
Tom Wilke, Super Mod
Chris Grosbier, PSTL, Lite Pro
Corey Kobbervig, PSTL, Lite Pro
Craig Slayton, Mini-Rods & Unlimited
Greg “Sparky” Nordahl, Mini-Rods & Unlimited
Matt Frohling, Trucks
Logan Theys, Trucks
Some pics and videos from Granton & Mindoro, WI.
Watch some of the pullers from this great event.
TENTATIVE 2020 Pulling SCHEDULE as of 6/16/2020
June 19, FRI - DORCHESTER - Garden Tractors to mini Rods Only. No Trucks.
JULY 4, SAT - TAYLOR FFA- 1950 MiNi Rods & Mini TruckS- BLUE SLED
July 18, Sat - Rosholt - Antique & Engine Thresheree - All Classes
Sept 26 & 27, Sat & Sun - Wausau - Trailmates Grass Drags & Swap Meet, State Championships - All Classes
2019 Pulling SCHEDULE
All pulls listed are 2019 Point Pulls
May 11th Richland Center 12pm All classes
May 27th Taylor 12pm 1950 Mini Rod/ Mini Trucks on Track Patrol Sled
May 31st Thorp 6:30 All Classes
June 7th Baldwin 6pm 1950 Mini Rods- Mini Trucks
June 14th Dorchester 6pm Mini Trucks only
June 15th Fire Works Country, Wittenberg 1pm All Classes
June 29th Merrill 11am All Classes
July 12th Marshfield Parish Pull 6pm Kids Graden Tractor PSTL 1950# Mini Rods/ Mini Trucks
July 20th Rosholt 6pm All Classes
Aug 3rd Arpin 11am All Classes
Aug 9th Neillsville Clark County Fair 6pm Mini Trucks only
Aug 11th Ladysmith 12pm All Classes
Aug 23th Loyal 6:30 Garden Tractor to Open Light Mini Rods Pull
Sept 7th Mindoro 7pm All Classes
Sept 8th Granton 2pm All Classes
Sept 29th Wausau Trail Mates Swap Meet 10am All Classes
Sept 30th Wausau Trail Mates Swap Meet 11am All Classes