Tractors idle, waiting for their turn to compete. These hand-built machines will be used to pull a large, sled-like vehicle down a dirt track. The person who goes the farthest wins.
A young fair-goer waits for her turn on the scale during check-in.
Many tractors are hand-painted by their creators.
A contest official shares some mock harsh words with a participant.
The tractor pull judge explains the rules to all competitors and asks for clean gameplay.
A contest official waits at the end of the track with signal flags.
A contestant asks for the go-ahead before starting his run.
Drivers tend to lean back on the tractors in order to give extra digging power to the back wheels.
A fan pulls a face after a tractor completes its run.
A man steers his tractor down the track at high speeds.
Man participates in a tractor pull.