Lawn Mower Demolition Derby
Class: Ages 10 – 14.
Class” Ages 15 & up.
Fee: $35 All Entry Fee Money Is NON
MUST BE A FACTORY available LAWN
MOWER. NO HOMEMADE FRAMES. No Garden Tractors / Mowers.
2. No rear
engine lawn mowers are allowed.
MUST be a factory lawn mower engine such as Briggs & Stratton, Tecumseh, Honda,
etc. NO Diesel engines.
4. Frame reinforcing
WILL BE ALLOWED within reason & must stay under mower not able to be seen.
5. MUST be
a factory available lawn mowerTrans axle, BUT reinforcing and/ or welding
of spider gears is permitted. Belt Drive Only… NO CHAIN, NO SHAFT. Changing of
pulleys to increase speed is Permitted & Encouraged. NO LAWNTRACTOR REAR
ENDS OR WHEELS.
bay reinforcing is permitted, but must be contained inside of hood &must
maintain factory body lines.
mowers MUST run a factory style hood & Fenders & have the hood either
screwed or welded down to dash panel arounddrivers area.
MowersMUST have Good Working Brakes
9. Gas tank
must be secured & have a cap on it. “If any gas at all is leaking, you will
be shut down”.
guards are MANDATORY & must be bolted or welded from rear fender to the
front of the foot rest, front tires must be exposed
11. A rear
bumper is allowed, but is NOT allowed to extend more then 4 inches out &
must stay in between outside most part of the tires. Also: NO SPIKES, NO SHARP EDGES
or ANY PROTRUSIONS ALLOWED. Bumper can be home-made with Hollow
Square Tubing or Hollow Round Stock. “No Larger than 3 inches”
mowers must use lawn mower type wheels. Single FACTORY MADE whole through the
middle of the rim, Either a single Nut, Clip or Pin will attach the rim to the
LAWN MOWER Axle… Tractor treads & cut tires will be permitted, NOtire
chains or dual wheels will be allowed.
decks must be removed.
must be secured in the mower. You may restart your mower as many times as you
can during the event until the flags & horns to show the end of the derby.
15a. THERE WILL BE NO HELP FROM ANY
OUTSIDE SOURCE IF A MOWER DRIVER HAS PROBLEMS RESTARTING OR
RUNNING THIER MOWER. If YOU ARE NOT DRIVING A MOWER IN THE EVENT GOING AT THE TIME STAY OUT OF
THE ARENA. If this rule is broken that mower will be counted as
out of the derby & disqualified.
16. NO front
bumpers. EVERYTHING MUST FIT UNDER THE HOOD… The front of the mower must be
smooth finish for safety. A roll-over Bar is MANDITORY!!!
rolled-over driver is out of the heat. ALSO: If a driver touches the ground
with a hand, foot or any part of their body, the driver is out.
safety. If a mower rolls-over, all drivers must stop & wait until that
driver is up, okay, & off the track. Also give us time to Upright the
put your number on each side of your mower so we can track the mower. BIG
MUST have a KILL switch & Fuel Cut off in fuel line.
must be less than 600 lbs minus the driver
Ground rules will be gone over in the drivers meeting before the 1st heat.
23. Must run
pump gas only. NO ALCOHOL or Diesel.
language & gestures will NOT be tolerated. You will be told to leave.
driver will need to wear a Helmet, Gloves, Long pants, short sleeve shirt are
okay, Boots, & eye protecting.
mind when building your mower, safety first for you & the other mower
drivers you will be hitting. Before ANY PAYOUTS, we may ask to look inside the
mower for any chain driven set-ups, or shaft type set-ups.
There will be NO drivers under the age of 10 & 5’ Tall permitted to run a
mower in the derby arena.
There will be NO Admittance into the PIT AREA if you are under the age of 16
NOT WEARING A WRIST BAND FROM KRISTAL…..
Any fighting from anyone “INCLUDING ANYONE IN THE STANDS,
AREA OR ARENA.” ALL INVOLVED WILL BE ESCORTED OFF THE
& OFF THE GROUNDS!!!
AWARDS will be Cash & Trophies.
Each Fair has set there own payout amounts.
All Payouts are subject to change if driver’s
decided to sandbag, or Not hitting all mowers (Teammates, BFF’s, Buddy System,
or whatever) just hit as hard & as much as you would any other driver in
You will get your 1 & only warning for
this during the drivers meeting. Run your mower hard & hit hard at all
times against everyone or the payout drops.