Aaron Hovis

Professional Competitor Bio

Location: Marquand, MO
Height: 6'2''
Weight: 220 lbs.
Birthday: 1995
Job: Timber Harvest Trainer
Athlete since: 2014
Interests: Woodchopping and hunting

How did you get involved in lumberjack sports?
Through my college woodsmen team.

When did you begin participating/competing in STIHL TIMBERSPORTS®?
In 2014, as a wild card in the collegiate series.

How do you train for STIHL TIMBERSPORTS®?
I train mostly at home and I also train with other professional athletes.

What's your best/strongest STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® discipline?
Standing block

Any advice for the collegiate competitors?
Train with professional athletes as much as possible and always be willing to learn/try new things.

What's your proudest moment in the sport?
Would have to be proposing to my wife on the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® stage in New York City.