Carpenter Tractor Pull
June 17, 2021
Saturday morning starting at 10:00 a.m. everyone was weighed in and lined up to see what class they could get into. The tents were up so the people could watch. The weather was great. It's the Platte Valley Tractor Pull held in Carpenter, Wyoming the first weekend in June. had 114 pulls of the day. Burns Farmer market was set up to gave variety of the day. Food was cooked by Gary Reher.
On Sunday, the American flying while National Anthem sang. There was big thanks to Ivan and Kim Kranz for hosting the tractor pull. Thanks to the workers for help them in progress of the time of the pulls. Hundred eighteen pulls was done on Sunday. Tractors of different kinds from John Deere, Farmall, Olivers, Allis-Chalmers and Minneapolis tractors. The oldest tractor puller was 84 years old was Warren Gifford from Harrisburg Nebraska. He said," he has been pulling for six years. Wish he would of know soon in life about tractor pulls. Christie Girmus stated," it is the slowest adrenaline rush in pulling a tractor. She loves it." The most unique pull of the day was two tractor pulling the sled at the same time side by side. It is timing of be caution and watch your partner of have a great pull. It was busy and successful days for the pull.