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August 12 STA-BIL Racing At Illinois State Fair

From the Desk of Manny Torres USLMRA Director for Race/Tech Operations There will be two STA-BIL Lawn Mower Racing Series points races on Saturday, August 12, at the Illinois State Fair. As we prepare for the Illinois State Fair’ STA-BIL National USLMRA Points Race in...

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Queen Acknowledges Jim Gavin’s Retirement

How did lawn mower racing start? Originally posted by the BLMRA here Lawn mower racing was started back in 1973 by an Irishman called Jim Gavin, who, with a bunch of mates had gone down to The Cricketers Arms in Wisborough Green, West Sussex for a few pints one...

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Words of MOWtivation from BLMRA Founder Jim Gavin

On the Occasion of Jim Gavin’s Retirement as British Lawn Mower Racing Association General Secretary Note From Mr. Mow It All:  Jim Gavin, BLMRA Founder, has recently retired as BLMRA General Secretary, turning the reigns over to Pete Hammerton.  Jim will always...

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Meet the BLMRA Racers

The sport of lawn mower racing was dreamt up over a few pints in a West Sussex country pub back in 1973 and since then the sport has never looked back. The British Lawn Mower Racing Association (BLMRA) is the first organized body of lawn mower racers who has helped...

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The British Are Coming… To Bowles Farm

For a quarter of a century, people have been souping up their lawnmowers (yes, lawnmowers) to race for bragging rights. This month, the U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association (USLMRA) and its sponsor, STA-BIL brand Fuel Stabilizer, will celebrate the 25th birthday of...

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Summer Lawn Mower Maintenance

Summer heat can take a toll on turf, especially when your lawn care maintenance falls short. If you mow too low, water too much or too little, or ignore early signs of pests, your grass could quickly become lackluster or even completely die in small or large patches....

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June 23-24, Midwest Mow Fest, Claremore, OK

Race Fans, OK Mower Racing and USLMRA would like to welcome you to the 4th stop of the 2017 USLMRA STA-BIL National Lawn Mower Racing Series and the first USLMRA National Points Race in the Great State of Oklahoma in recent memory on 23-24 June 2017 at the Will...

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