Bryan Wamsley

Professional Competitor Bio

Name: Bryan Wamsley
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 280 lbs.
Birthday: Jan. 17, 1984
Location: Lerona, WV
Job: Forester
Interests: Hunting Fishing and Lumberjacking
Athlete Since: 2005

How did you get involved in lumberjack sports?
I started competing at West Virginia University on the Woodsmen team in 2005 then I started chopping semi pro in 2007

When did you begin participating/competing in STIHL TIMBERSPORTS®?
My first year on the series was in 2009 or 2010 and now in 2019

How do you train for STIHL TIMBERSPORTS®?
I chop all I can at home and then travel to other competitors houses and train with them

What’s your best/strongest STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® discipline?
Standing Block

Any advice for collegiate competitors?
Listen to whatever advice you can get from a pro then sort out the bad and use the good, and watch a lot of video.

What’s your proudest moment in the sport?
Getting on the series the first time.