LAWN MOWER DEMO RULES

Rules (Please follow to allow fair competition and clean fun)
1. Any riding lawnmower allowed except for those
rear engine types like Snappers.
2. Decks must be removed.
3. You may build a stack for the exhaust.
4. You MUST weld bars on the side of the mower for leg protection.
5. If your gas tank or battery is in front of the motor you
must move it to a safe place.
6. You may rig up a hand throttle to run the motor wide open.
7. You must bolt or wire your hood down tight!
8. You may weld or bolt onto your motor a spark-plug protector.
9. You may weld on a front and rear bumper that is to be no
taller than 15 inches and may only be as wide as the front tires.
10. No excessively thick bumpers, use your good judgement.
11. Nothing may protect the tires in any way.
12. No frame reinforcement is allowed except for what
is needed to mount the bumpers and cages.
13. You may change pulleys for your desired gearing.
14. Chains are allowed on your rear tires.
15. You must hit with the front of the mower during the derby.
16. You must make a hit every 60 seconds.
17. No hitting the leg area of the mowers.
18. FOOT AREA OF THE MOWER MUST BE ENCLOSED OR AT
LEAST HAVE SOME TYPE OF PROTECTION FROM GETTING HIT.
19. Hits are to be made to fronts and tires of the other mowers.
20. Helmets required.
21. Rear Hits may be made using safe smart judgement.
22. Must be at least 18 years of age.
23. NO home-made mowers.
24. 18 hp limit.
25. Remember this is for fun. THINK SAFETY!