Check out the results of the 2017 Tree Climbing Championships here.
Congratulations to Sebastian Slizowski of Greenpoint Tree Service for winning the Masters Challenge at the NYS Tree Climbing Championship held Saturday, June 10 at Lyndhurst Mansion in Tarrytown, NY.
Masters Challenge Participants, from left Daniel Barnes, Rachel Brudzinski, Sebastian Slizowski and Jorge Obando
Masters Challenge winner Sebastian Slizowski, 3rd from left
A special thank you goes to our volunteers, judges, evaluators and technicians who gave their time to make our event another grand success.
NYSA would like to recognize the setup crew of Joel and Jonathan Greifenberger, Alec Baxt, Jake Ambrosia, Alex Loudoro, AJ Remy, Mark Moeske, Rafael Motollinia, Marcos Almada, Trevor Hall, Mike Orsino and Clara Friedman for taking time on Wednesday and Thursday to set the course. Sabrina Krouse for working the concession stand. Jean Dodd for another outstanding job tallying the scores. The BBG crew of Chris Roddick and Travis Wolf for their expertise. Armin's Tree Service for donating the NYS TCC trailer.
Thank You Tree Climbing Championship Sponsors
♦ Almstead Tree and Shrub Care Co.
♦ Allmark Tree and Crane Services
♦ American Arborist Supplies
♦ArborMaster® and affiliated companies: Samson, Husqvarna, Silky, Buckingham, Vermeer and Oregon (Master Challenge gift packages)
♦ Armin's Tree Service (NYSA Trailer donation)
♦ At Height
♦ Bartlett Arborists Supply
♦ Bartlett Tree Experts Co.
♦ Bill Miller & Assoc., Inc.
♦ Birchcrest Tree and Landscape, Inc.
♦ BioForest Technologies (Work Climb Station sponsor)
♦ Brooklyn Botanic Garden
♦ Dom's Tree Service Inc.
♦ Fids & Fibers
♦ Inkcorporated Designs
♦ Long Island Aboricultural Association, Inc.
♦ Samson (Work Climb Station sponsor)
♦ SavATree (Foot Lock Station sponsor)
♦ Sheldon Hill Forestry Supply (Throw Line Station sponsor)
♦ SHELTER Tree, Inc. Tree Care Products
♦ Northeast STIHL
♦ The Care of Trees, Inc.
♦ TreeStuff (Belayed Speed Climb Station sponsor)
♦ Valley Tree and Landscape Inc.
♦ WesSpur Tree Equipment
♦ Wonderland Tree Care Inc.
Gold Leaf Sponsor
♦ A.M. Leonard