Erin LaVoie, 34, has competed in over 350 sanctioned international Lumberjack events since turning pro 15 years ago. She continues to hold the World Record in the Underhand Chop set in August 2005, and made the Guinness Book of World Records for the most Christmas Trees chopped in two minutes. Highly skilled in a number of lumberjack events, Erin has won numerous top titles including Iron Jill World Champion 2004, 2005 and 2006 and the 2015 Lumberjack World Championship’s overall top female competitor. (In 2014, she came in 2nd by one point.) She secured a Bronze medal at the ESPN Great Outdoor Games 2004 and is a 6-year member and current Captain of Team USA Lumberjill. A resident of Spokane, Washington, Erin is owner of Predation CrossFit. She is sponsored by Kill Cliff, a manufacturer of high-quality recovery drinks for athletes.
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