Walker announces Precision Obstacle Course Championship for Expo 2002
Walker Manufacturing has
announced, in conjunction with Sellers Expositions, the Walker Mowers Precision
Obstacle Course National Championship at the 2002 International Lawn, Garden and
Power Equipment Expo.
The course will provide
an opportunity for Walker dealers, owners and operators to demonstrate their
skills in a friendly competition. EXPO
2002, sponsored by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), is set for
Friday through Sunday, July 19-21, in Louisville, Kentucky.
On Friday, participants
will have the opportunity to maneuver a Walker mower through an obstacle course.
On Saturday morning, operators with the top 50 to 75 qualifying times will try a
more challenging course. Then, the top 10 to 15 contestants will advance to the
finals on Saturday afternoon, with the winner taking the title of National
Champion Walker Operator. Walker
will provide awards to the top three operators. The National Champion will enjoy
a five-day vacation for two to Colorful Colorado where they will tour the
factory among other exciting events.