Saturday, September 29, 2018

Fail Video Extended and Why Did I Do One

So, I uploaded a video from our banquet that had some songs requested by the client.  They would have gotten any video blocked in the U.S., Canada, and world.  I laid down an EDM track that was free to use from YouTube.  They do this to cover up, songs or replace current songs with.  Needless to say, it was a flop.  A big-time flop!  I got called every name under the sun and the song garnered the worst kind of words no man, woman, or child should ever have to listen to.  It made me doubt everything I have been doing.  But as people in the entertainment business say, "Haters gonna hate!"

Why did I do a video on that in the first place?  I asked around and pullers said to do it.  And their reaction was awesome.  One puller told me years back, "I don't like it. I just see money going out the window."  I don't like roof leaks either, but they happen.  Maybe some EDM might make that more interesting too!  So why do, going back to the original question.  I have really kicked the idea around of getting out of the business altogether.  I mean six years and just wheel spin, no traction.  There has been one puller who will call me every few weeks to just say, "Hey, how are you doing?"  I have been focusing on Monster Trucks lately, just to shake things up.  The result has been numerous success.  The fail video was supposed to bring some new watchers to the channel.

My editing program wouldn't allow me to open older projects and this was at least a year old.  I will never upgrade again, EVER!  I say that now but after numerous attempts, the project finally opened.  As a way of apologizing to my short-sighted subscribers, I wanted to offer an extended fail clip without music and slow-motion replays another thing the watchers absolutely loathed entirely.

Some clips were signs getting knocked down violently, some were sled settings too loose, some were weight boxes not having rollers on them, some were explosions at the end.  The community on Facebook and YouTube seemed to have mostly positive things to say.  I tell everybody new to us and old friends, we consult with pullers all the time as to what to do and not.  No one could have told me how harshly the community would have responded to the first video.  A puller told me last night, I kind of liked it.  I did receive several comments online to that effect.

The result has been eye-opening.  It makes me believe that people truly appreciate horsepower, good footage, and thoughtful execution of editing.  One fellow asked me the other day, how much footage do you get an event and how long does it take to edit.  I told him each event yields about an hour and a half of footage and it takes roughly 10-15 hours to edit.  He asked me what my business needs and I said, "A money maker and a time maker.  You got either of those?"  He said, "I surely do not!"



Here is the viral video from Facebook.  The speakers at this event are few and they have the loudest roller on the planet.  There is nothing special about this video compared to any other videos.  I shared it literally 20 times.  But this will get us going on Facebook more.  We will have playlists, and plenty of full-length clips soon.  Remember Amazon Tube is coming soon as well.



We created our first Women's Tee.  It is introductory priced at $18 a shirt.  There is also a standard tee for the guys and mug for all my coffee and tea drinkers.  If you really like what, we do, help us out.  https://www.gearbubble.com/gbstore/wwptv















Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Bredahl Brothers sold !

The 3.5t / 7700lbs. Ford Pro Stock Tractor called ,,Bredahl Brothers Red Line" of the Bredahl Family was sold to Sweden. The Danish Team around Tobias and Ole Bredahl from Vildberg sold the Ford 8340 without the turbcharged 8.3l 6 cylinder Ford engine to Roger Paulsson and Botvid Göransson from Ovesholm in southern of Sweden. Botvid Göransson is not a unknown person in the Pulling Sport. He´s the owner and driver of the Ford 8970 Farm Stock Tractor called ,,Blue Wiking´´. What the new owners will do with their new toy is currently not known.
One is sure, the Bredahl Brothers Pulling Team will not stop with Tractor Pulling, they will return with a new Ford Pro Stock Tractor on Component basic next season.

For further Information, check here: https://www.facebook.com/BredahlBrothersTractorPulling/

2018 Lucas Oil PPL Champions

Mini Rod Tractors: Buckeye Special









Leight Weight Super Stock Tractors: Git R Done

Super Modified 2WD Trucks: The Blue Line

Super Modified Tractors: Lucas Oil Green Streak Unlimited








Super Farm Tractors: Screamin´ Norwegian










Pro Stock Tractors: Tinker Toy









Super Stock Diesel Trucks: Against the Grain

Unlimited Super Stock Tractors: Extremely Armed & Dangerous

Pro Modified 4WD Trucks: War Wagon









Hot Rod Semis: Playin´ with Fire


Limited Pro Stock Tractors: Real Deere









 Pro Stock Diesel Trucks: Penn Farms




 



Congratulations to all 2018 PPL Champions !


The final point standings, check here: http://www.propulling.com/results/standings

NTPA Grand National & Region II Event Monroe, Michigan 8-02-2018

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

European Maid sold !

The old IH 3688 Component Super Stock Tractor called ,,European Maid´´ of Bram de Pijper from Vierpolders, in the Netherlands is sold. The old ride went without the engine and the rear wheels to Stephen Charles from Tideswell, Sheffield in Great Britain. Stephen also own and drive the IH 5488 Tractor called ,,Brutus´´ in the 4.5t / 9260lbs. Super Sport divison in the UK. The Tractor will converete into a Light Super Stock Tractor in the workshop of the CDH Pulling Team in Bernay, France this upcoming winter. The Team around Guy de Hoef will built the 8.3l IH DT 466 engine for the Tractor. The maiden run of the ,,Brutus Alkie Addition" (that´s the new name of the vehicle) in the Light Super Stock division is planned in Bernay, France for 2019.

2018 Euro Cup Champions

950kg / 2095lbs. Mini Modified: Hella Lambada 9 (NL)






2.5t / 5500lbs. Light Modified: Wicked Screamer´ (NL)







3.5t / 7700lbs. Pro Stock: Rocky (NL)








 3.5t / 7700lbs. Super Stock: Zeinstra New Born Deere (NL)







4.2t / 9260lbs. Heavy Modified: Green Fighter (D)

Congratulations to all 2018 Euro Cup Champions !

The full point standings, check at tractorpulling.com/

Tractor/Truck Pulls! 2018 Allegan County Fair Pull NTPA

Results

DTTO Kalkar (D) 2018: https://www.tractorpulling.de/ergebnisse.html

DTTO Schlechtenwegen (D) 2018: https://www.tractorpulling.de/ergebnisse.html

NTPA Dover, OH (USA) 2018: Cancelled due to inclement weather

NTPA West Salem, OH (USA) 2018: http://ntpapull.com/pullresults/2018-WSlmOH-00.htm







PPL Champions Tour Jefferson, OH (USA) September 22, 2018: http://www.propulling.com/results/event-results/champions-tour-event-results/66-results/2018-results/2018-results-champions-tour/1171-2018-results-september-22-jefferson-oh

 

Monday, September 24, 2018

German Champions 2018 are known !

950kg / 2095lbs. Mini Modified: Cougar (S)









2.5t / 5500lbs. Light Modified: Green Monster 5 Mitas Edition








3.5t / 7700lbs. Sport: Frechdachs








3.5t / 7700lbs. Pro Stock: Blue Rasch









3.5t / 7700lbs. Modified: Green Monster Stage 4









3.5t / 7700lbs. Super Stock: Best Solution









3.5t / 7700lbs. Limited Modified: Rental Leihfix









3.6t / 7930lbs. Super Sport: Red Devil 









4.2t / 9260lbs. Heavy Modified: Iwan









4.5t / 9920lbs. Sport: Red Baron 









4.5t / 9920lbs. Super Sport: Yellow Nightmare









5.5t / 12125lbs & 6.5t / 14330lbs. Sport: Old Jim  










500kg / 1102lbs. Stock: Gold Edition










500kg  / 1102lbs. Modified: Tiger Duck 3









600kg / 1323lbs. Compact Diesel: Black Impact









600kg / 1323lbs. Modified: Blue Attraction

Congratulations to all 2018 DTTO German Champions !
final point standings, check here: https://www.tractorpulling.de/punktestand.html

Photos German Hot Farm Finals Schlechtenwegen 2018 - by Jan Lo - Tractor-Pulling Media

!Schlechtenwegen 2018!



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Monday, September 17, 2018

NTPA Grand National Champions 2018

2050lbs. Mini Modified: Iron Toy








6000lbs. Light Unlimited: Money Pit Screwed Up









6200lbs. Light Super Stock: Considered Armed & Dangerous







6200lbs. Two Wheel Drive: Kathy´s Komplaint








6200lbs. Four Wheel Drive: Benjammin









6200lbs. Super Stock Diesel Four Wheel Drive: Lethal Weapon






7500lbs. Modified: Bank Robber








8000lbs. Super Stock Open: Galot 2








8000lbs. Unlimiteds: Screamin´ D









8000lbs. Super Stock Diesel: Red Horse








 9300lbs. Super Farm: Hammerin´ Hank








10000lbs. Pro Stock: CP Dream 2 (CAN)








 20000lbs. Super Semi: Mother Trucker

Congratulations to all 2018 NTPA Grand National Champions !











2018 GN final point standings, check here: http://ntpapull.com/pullresults/Points/NTPA_PointStandings_2017.php?circuit=GN&division=All

This Week !

http://www.traktorpulling-hessen.de/

https://www.dragway42.com/

https://www.tusccountyfairgrounds.com/
https://pinelakeracewayandtrails.com/

PPL 2018: Pro Pulling Nationals - Friday Winners

Results

ETPC European Championship Alphen (NL) 2018: http://tractorpulling.com/









DTTO Hartenholm (D) 2018: https://www.tractorpulling.de/ergebnisse.html

DTTO Sonsbeck (D) 2018: https://www.tractorpulling.de/ergebnisse.html 

NTPA GN Sandwich, IL (USA) 2018, Session 1: http://ntpapull.com/pullresults/2018-SwchIL-01.htm

NTPA GN Sandwich, IL (USA) 2018, Session 2: http://ntpapull.com/pullresults/2018-SwchIL-02.htm

NTPA GN Sandwich, IL (USA) 2018, Session 3: http://ntpapull.com/pullresults/2018-SwchIL-03.htm

NTPA Roanoke, IN (USA) 2018: canclled due to inclement weather

NTPA Allegan, MI (USA) 2018:  http://ntpapull.com/pullresults/2018-AlleMI-00.htm

NTPA Urbana (Enderle Pull Off), OH (USA) 2018, Session 1: http://ntpapull.com/pullresults/2018-Urb2OH-01.htm

NTPA Urbana (Enderle Pull Off), OH (USA) 2018, Session 2: http://ntpapull.com/pullresults/2018-Urb2OH-02.htm

PPL Champions Tour Knoxville, TN (USA) September 7, 2018: http://www.propulling.com/results/event-results/champions-tour-event-results/66-results/2018-results/2018-results-champions-tour/1156-2018-results-september-8-knoxville-tn

PPL Champions Tour Knoxville, TN (USA) September 8, 2018: http://www.propulling.com/results/event-results/champions-tour-event-results

PPL Champions Tour Waynesburg, PA (USA) September 8, 2018: Rain Out

PPL Champions Tour Weathland, MO (USA) September 14, 2018: http://www.propulling.com/results/event-results/champions-tour-event-results/66-results/2018-results/2018-results-champions-tour/1163-2018-results-september-14-wheatland-mo

PPL Silver Series Weathland, MO (USA) September 14, 2018: http://www.propulling.com/results/event-results/silver-series-event-results/67-results/2018-results/2018-results-silver-series/1164-2018-results-september-14-wheatland-mo

PPL Champions Tour Weathland, MO (USA) September 15, 2018: http://www.propulling.com/results/event-results/champions-tour-event-results/66-results/2018-results/2018-results-champions-tour/1166-2018-results-september-15-wheatland-mo

ITPA Pontiac, IL (USA) August 31, 2018: Rain Out

ITPA Pontiac, IL (USA) September 2, 2018: http://itpapulling.com/results-2018-09-02/

ITPA Hardin, IL (USA) September 8, 2018: http://itpapulling.com/results-2018-09-08/

ITPA Cape Girardeau, MO (USA) September 14, 2018: http://itpapulling.com/results-2018-09-14/

ITPA Cape Girardeau, MO (USA) September 15, 2018 http://itpapulling.com/results-2018-09-15/

OTTPA Huron, SD (USA) September 3, 2018: https://outlawpulling.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/SouthDakotaStateFair-1.pdf

OTTPA Spencer, IA (USA) September 13, 2018 Afternoon: https://outlawpulling.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Spencer-IA-1.pdf

OTTPA Spencer, IA (USA) September 13, 2018 Night: https://outlawpulling.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Spencer-IA-2.pdf

Nebraska Bush Pullers Norfolk, NE (USA) 2018: http://www.nebraskabushpullers.com/uploads/7/3/2/1/73213919/norfolk_results.pdf