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2007 Competitors

2/12/2008

HOMETOWN: Massey, Auckland, New Zealand
AGE: 31
HEIGHT: 6'4"
WEIGHT: 300

Wynyard has one of the most successful careers of any of the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS athletes. He is a seven-time STIHL TIMBERSPORTS champion and has been a series competitor for the past 10 years, and involved with the sport for over 18 years. Wynyard has always been around the sport, it being a family tradition. His father was a world champion of the 1960s. He competes in 6 to 8 events per year in the U.S. alone, which include the Great Outdoor Games, also sponsored by STIHL. In New Zealand, he competes in another 10 events per year and five more in Australia. He has two sons (aged 8 and 2) and has been for married for nine years.

Click here to view his web site at www.jasonwynyard.com.

FAVORITE EVENT

All-around events.

BEST EVENT

Chopping events

TRAINING ROUTINE

"I train all year round with weights, skipping rope and running."

ACCOLADES

Seven-time STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Champion; 2006 STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series World Championship. Jason is the Ambassador for STIHL (NZ) Ltd. New Zealand National Champion "Champion of Champions."

OCCUPATION

Full-time competitor.

INTERESTING TIDBIT

"Dion Lane is my brother-in-law."