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             United States of America Tug of War Association       1(800)TUG-O-WAR

Welcome to the official site of the U.S.A. Tug of War Association! Whether you are a tug of war enthusiast or just passing through, we hope you will find all you want to know about the history of the tug of war in the United States, rules governing the sport, tournament schedules, photo galleries, and much more.
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2017 USATOWA Schedule
January 14
Peosta, Iowa
February 4 Peosta, Iowa
February 25
Peosta, Iowa
March 25 Peosta, Iowa
May 20
Captain Blacks, Elko, MN
June 17
Greeley, IA
June 24
Oregon, WI
June 24
Footville, WI
July 22
Monroe, WI (Nationals)
Aug 12
Tug Fest (Le Clair/Port Byron)
Aug 19-20
Irish Fest, Milwaukee, WI
Sept 16
Davenport IA, (Highland Games)
NEW - 2017 Scholarship - All applications are due by July 1, 2017. NO information will be accepted after this date. Failure to meet this deadline with ALL necessary forms completed will result in the disqualification of your application.
Scholarships will be awarded at Nationals in Monroe WI, July 22, 2017


  •  2017 European Outdoor Championships, September 18 - 25, 2017 – Lancashire England
  •  2017 World Games - Poland
  •  2018 World Indoor Championships – China
  •  2018 World Outdoor Championships – South Africa
  •  2019 European Championships – Ireland
  •  2020 World Outdoor Championships– Basque Country
  •  2021 World Games - USA
Black's - IL
DJ's Team
DJ's - Elko, MN
Girls Love Dirt
Girls Love Dirt - Brooklyn, WI
Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon - Mt Vernon, WI
    Muddy River
Muddy River - LeClaire, IA
Oregon - Oregon, WI

Power Train
Power Train - Greeley, IA
Stockton - Stockton, Il