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ITPA Results Results from the August 27, 2016 ITPA Holzhauer's / Lutz Agency Southern Illinois Showdown event in Nashville, Illinois are now posted. Click on "Event Results" - right side of this page.
ITPA Point Standings The 2016 ITPA point standings are updated as of August 28, 2016. Click on "Current Standings" - above on this page.
It's a Girl ITPA 8500# Limited Pro Stock puller, Brett Hackstadt and his wife Morganne are the proud parents of a baby girl. Parklyn Hope was born at 11:25 p.m. on Thursday, August 4, 2016. Congratulations to the Hackstadts.
2015 Illinois State Fair Received the prize money and expense money checks for the 2015 Illinois State Fair in the mail today (Aug. 4, 2016). I know everyone has been asking about this matter. Interest check is to come later.
Darius Harms Passes Darius Dean Harms, 78, of Flatville, Illinois died at 7:50 a.m. on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at the Presence Covenant Medical Center in Urbana, Illinois. Darius was a founding member of the Illlinois Tractor Pulling Association and the NTPA. In addition, he was among the founding members of the Half Century of Progress Show and was superintendent of tractor pull events at the Champaign County Fair for over 40 years. Visitation will be from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, 2016 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Flatville, Illinois. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church. Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church or the donor's choice.
"1050# SS Hook Added" The 1050# Super Stock class has been added to the Williamson Co. Fair event in Marion, Illinois on Friday, August 12, 2016. The 1050# SS class will start at 4:00 p.m. with the other ITPA divisions at 7:00 p.m.
"CANCELLATION" The 1050# SS event at the Union Co. Fair in Anna, IL scheduled for Aug. 27, 2016 has been cancelled.
ITPA Track Officials The list of ITPA track officials that was passed out at Fair Convention and later mailed out, has an error. Kurt Simmons phone number should be 217-714-2191. Kurt, sorry for the error.
ITPA Board of Directors Meeting Rule changes/additions from the March 6, 2016 ITPA Board of Directors meeting are now posted under the Tech section. Also, in 2016 ITPA to offer as exhibition the 7800# Light Pro Farm class. Class rules are also under the Tech section. Exhibition schedule: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - Arthur, IL - 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016 - Altamont, IL - 7:00 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 - Pinckneyville, IL - 7:00 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 - Pontiac, IL - 5:00 p.m. Pullers will need a copy of the notarized clutch statement form to show with their per day membership. Form can be found under the "Membership" section of the ITPA web site. Pullers and tractor will need to be on site at least 2 hours prior to scheduled start time of the event for a tech and safety inspection. Weight will be on the honor system, take your tractor to your local elevator and weigh it (tractor and driver) before the event. Record the weights for verification purposes.
2016 ITPA Schedule The 2016 Illinois Tractor Pulling Assn. pulling schedule is now posted. Click on "Schedule" to the right side of this page.
Attention: Pro Farm Pullers The map width enhancement groove location rule passed at the January 3, 2016 ITPA Board of Directors meeting HAS BEEN RESCINDED.
ITPA Board of Directors Meeting Rule changes from the January 3, 2016 ITPA Board of Directors meeting are now posted under the Tech section.
ITPA Board of Directors Meeting Rule changes from the December 13, 2015 ITPA Board of Directors meeting are now posted under the Tech section.
2015 ITPA Awards Banquet The 2015 Illinois Tractor Pulling Association Awards Banquet was held on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza in Springfiled, Illinois. Approximately 380 people were in attendance to honor the 2015 ITPA sponsors, promoters, point winners, special award winners and their families. Upwards of $100,000 in point money, Burrus seed, scholarships, jackets, trophies, door prizes and cash was awarded. Winner of the $500 competing membership "pass the envelope game" was Danny Schnitker. ITPA special award winners were: Marc Clifton Memorial Scholarship - Lane Bollinger GEM Insurance Scholarship - Tyler Harms Pete Tucker Memorial Scholarship - Jared Fender Rookies of the Year - Keith Markwardt, Jared Steckler Best Appearing Stock - Dale Rogier Best Appearing Truck - Daniel & Ryan Whalen Best Appearing Modified - Bill Bales Modified Puller of the Year - Lynch Mob Stock Puller of the Year - Chad Russell Mechanic of the Year - Joe Wolters Pulling Family of the Year - The Schnitker Family Sportsmanship Award - Jay Haning Todd Maedge's Father Passes Marvin "ML" Maedge (father of ITPA super stock puller, Todd Maedge), 84, of Highland, Illinois died Sunday, December 6, 2015 at the Des Peres Hospital in Des Peres, Missouri. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, December 9, 2015 from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. at the Meridith Funeral Home in Highland, Illinois. Funeral Mass will be on Wednesday, December 9, 2105 at the St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Marine, Illinois. Memorials may be made to Marine Fire Department.
ITPA Final Point Standings The 2015 ITPA final point standings are now posted.
"Off Track Insurance" For insurance to cover your pulling vehicle (while not in competion), spare parts, tools, equipment, Gators, etc. contact Premier Crop Insurance: Scott Walker office 937-659-0071 cell 317-223-7798 Premier Crop Insurance is a sponsor of the Illinois Tractor Pulling Association.
"Thanks" ITPA would like to thank Rodney Crum of Power and Noise Photo.com for posting live results from the various 2015 ITPA events. Thanks again Rodney and your crew for your support of ITPA.