National Tractor Pulling Championships in Bowling Green, Ohio

BGWorthington, Ohio – The National Tractor Pullers Association (NTPA) pulls into the Wood County Fairgrounds for the 47th annual National Tractor Pulling Championships in Bowling Green, Ohio. The National Tractor Pulling Championships is the largest outdoor truck and tractor pulling event in the country and showcases the top competitors in the sport of truck and tractor pulling. Record crowds are anticipated for this spectacular display of motorsports power. Competitors are vying for the coveted Bowling Green Championship Ring and bragging rights after claiming a victory at this NTPA Super National Event.

Friday, August 16, 1 p.m.: Two Wheel Drive Trucks, Super Stock Alcohol Tractors (Open), Super Farm Tractors and Light Super Stock Tractors

Friday, August 16, 7:30 p.m.: Modified Tractors, Four Wheel Drive Trucks, Modified Mini Tractors, Super Stock Diesel Tractors and Super Semi Trucks

Saturday, August 17, Noon: Modified Tractors, Four Wheel Drive Trucks, Super Farm Tractors and Super Stock Alcohol Tractors (Open)

Saturday, August 17, 6:30 p.m.: Pro Stock Tractors, Super Stock Diesel Tractors, Two Wheel Drive Trucks, Unlimited Modified Tractors and Regional 4x4 Super Stock Diesel Trucks

Sunday, August 18, Noon: Unlimited Modified Tractors, Pro Stock Tractors, Super Semi Trucks, Modified Mini Tractors, Light Super Stock Tractors and Regional 4x4 Super Stock Diesel Trucks

The NTPA is the sport’s oldest and most respected truck and tractor pulling sanctioning organization. Governed by a board of directors, the NTPA is managed by World Pulling International (WPI), an independently owned entity. Headquartered in Worthington, Ohio, the NTPA provides rules and regulations and the infrastructures required for organizations throughout the country to arrange truck and tractor pulls. The 2013 NTPA Championship Pulling Circuit is sponsored in part by Case IH, Cen-Pe-Co Lubricants, Columbus Diesel Supply, Enderle Fuel Injection, Heritage Iron, Hypermax Engineering, Kentucky Whoopie, MAC Trailer, Midwest Wheel Inc., Mobil Delvac, the National Tractor Pulling Championships in Bowling Green, Ohio, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Polar Air, PROFAB Machine Inc., Riverside Engine Inc., Shell Rotella, STOP-FYRETM, and United Soybean Board.

NTPA Championship Pulling airs three times weekly as follows: Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m., Wednesdays at 4:30 a.m., and Mondays at 12:30 a.m. Each week, a new episode of NTPA Championship Pulling will premiere on Tuesday and repeat during the scheduled air times listed above. RFD-TV is available through DirecTV (345) and Dish Network (231), along with Time Warner, Comcast, Charter, Suddenlink, Cox and other cable providers. Also, two additional airings per week are made available in high definition in certain areas of the country on RFD-TV HD. Check your current provider for details or log on to

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) carries NTPA’s official monthly magazine, The Puller, in each of its 650+ locations. The Puller brings you the best in NTPA news, stories and related pulling information. You will also see the NTPA’s PULL! souvenir program available in TSC stores everywhere.

For more information about the NTPA, visit,,, or call the NTPA office at (614) 436-1761.

Contact Info

    National Tractor Pullers Association
    6155-B Huntley Road,
    Columbus, OH 43229
  • PHONE:
    (614) 436-1761
  • FAX:
    (614) 436-0964