Chris Henning

Professional Competitor Bio

Location: Walworth, NY
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 240 lbs.
Birthday: October 15, 1979

How did you get involved in lumberjack sports?
Joined Finger Lakes collegiate Woodmans team. Have been addicted to the sport ever since.

When did you begin participating/competing in lumberjack sports and the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Series?

Are you related to any current or former STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Series competitors?
My wife Tracie Henning competes for the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Women’s Division.

Best/strongest STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Series discipline:
Underhand chop

Weight training, hunting, hiking, and shed hunting with my black lab and son.

Any advice for the collegiate competitors?
Look for guidance, someone with experience, because it is easier to learn correct techniques from the start than it is to fix bad habits.

Name three songs on your training/working out playlist?
"Sky is the Limit" by Lil Wayne, "Started from the Bottom" by Drake, "All I do is win” DJ Khaled

Proudest moment in your life so far:
Marrying the coolest lumberjill in the world and having my son was the most amazing day of my life.