General Rules

Membership & Hook Fees

  • 1-Year membership fee of $30.00/tractor or $70.00/family.
    • Family - 3 or more tractors within the same family/tractor owner.
  • A decal indicating of your participation in the season points, will be provided at the first pull of the season.
  • All drivers, members and non-members, must sign a safety release waiver prior to drivers first hook of the season. Safety waiver will be valid 2/1/2020 - 11/30/2020. If the driver is under the age of 18, a legal guardian must sign the waiver. Safety release waivers will be available at the event registration table.
  • Hook fee is $10.00 per hook per class. 
  • All non-members will pay $10.00 (one day membership fee) plus regular hook fees. The $10 fee is per each driver. 
  • Non-member tractors are eligible for payouts and prizes but not season points.
  • Each tractor may only register once per class.
  • Drivers may enter multiple tractors per clas

Season Points - Lucas Oil Championship

  •  Season placing points will be as follows;
    • 1st - 10
    • 2nd - 9
    • 3rd - 8
    • 4th - 7
    • 5th - 6
    • 6th - 5
    • 7th - 4
    • 8th - 3
    • 9th - 2
    • 10th & on - 1
  • 3 points per tractor for each paid hook.
  • 2 points per tractor for showing up to the pull. If the tractor hooks to the sled or not, the tractor will receive 2 points for each class the tractor would normally register for. If your tractor is broke-down but at the pull check in at the registration table to receive your show points.
  • If tractors are asked to move up due to class minimum requirements then those tractors will receive placing, hook & show points as if they were in each original registered class.
  • All events are points pulls, with the expectation of the test and tune day. 
  • Tractors with a 1-year paid membership will be entered for the Lucas Oil Championship season points.
  • All non-member positions will be eliminated, and the following positions will advance with points being awarded for that position.
  • Points and awards will be given to the tractor/tractor owner.
  • In the event of a tie, the winner will be determined by the highest average finishing position.
  • Year-end season point winner(s) will be awarded in each category ( 8 hp sportsman,              10 hp pro stock, 10 hp top eliminator, 16 hp pro stock, 16 hp top eliminator & 25 hp v-twin).

Payout & Prizes

  •  Prize money payout per class per event will be as follows;
    • 1st - $20.00
    • 2nd - $10.00
    • 3rd - $5.00
  • Must have 3 or more tractors to form a class. If 3 or more tractors do not register for a class those tractors will be asked to pull up in the next class. 
  • If only 3 tractors register for a class, then payout will be as follows;
    • 1st - $10.00
    • 2nd - $5.00
    • 3rd - $5.00
  • Each placing tractor, member or non-member, will receive payout and prizes.

Disqualifications

  •  If any part of the tractor falls off while hook to the sled.
  • If one or more tires of the tractor goes over a boundary line.
  • Any driver not keeping at least one hand on the steering wheel and remaining fully in the seat during his/her pull.
  • If weights drag on the ground but are still attached to the tractors weight bracket, the tractor will not receive a disqualification.
  • In the event of a disqualification, tractor will receive 0 placing points.

Protest Policy

  •  Protest price is $40.00.
  • Only registered owner/operator of the tractor may protest.
  • If protesting anything other than motor, the protest must be made before the next class starts.
  • Any protest must be within the same class, tear down will be done at the end of event.
  • Only TRGTPA officials and owner of tractors will be present during tear down.
  • If the owner of the protested tractor refuses an inspection or otherwise provided proof of compliance, the tractor will be banned from competing until protest is completed.
  • If the tractor is found to be illegal the protester receives the $40.00 and all points awarded to the offending tractor up to date will be forfeited.
  • If the tractor is found to be legal the $40.00 will be given to the protested tractor.
  • All decisions will be final, and the decisions will be made by the Two Rivers Garden Tractor Pullers Association officials.

Classes

  •  Tractors are eligible to pull up in class
    • 8 hp can pull in any other classes.
    • 10 hp can pull in the 16 hp classes.
  • We do not have a 12 hp or 14 hp class, 12 hp and 14 hp tractors will pull in the 16 hp classes.
  • Season point winners will be determined by adding light and heavy weight classes together.
    • Class 1+6 = 8 HP Sportsman season winner
    • Class 2+7 = 10 HP Pro Stock season winner
    • Class 3+8 = 10 HP Top Eliminator season winner
    • Class 4+9 = 16 HP Pro Stock season winner
    • Class 5+10 = 16 HP Top Eliminator season winner
    • Class 12 = 25 HP V-Twin season winner
  • Class 11 is a non-point class.
  •  Classes will pull in order shown below.
    • Sportsman 8 hp unlimited rpm 900 lbs
    • Pro Stock 10 hp 4000 rpm 950 lbs
    • Top Eliminator 10 hp unlimited rpm 950 lbs
    • Pro Stock 16 hp 4000 rpm 950 lbs
    • Top Eliminator 16 hp unlimited rpm 950 lbs
    • Sportsman 8 hp unlimited rpm 1000 lbs
    • Pro Stock 10 hp 4000 rpm 1050 lbs
    • Top Eliminator 10 hp unlimited rpm 1050 lbs
    • Pro Stock 16 hp 4000 rpm 1050 lbs
    • Top Eliminator 16 hp unlimited rpm 1050 lbs
    • Open 16 hp unlimited rpm 1150 lbs
    • V-Twin 25 hp 4250 rpm 1050 lbs