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King of the Hammers 2012: Event Recap

Promises Delivered 2012 marked a year of significant improvements & growth King of the Hammers is now known and respected as the single toughest one  day off-road race in the world and has become the “no miss” event. A full  vendor show complements five stand alone racing events culminating in  Friday’s Griffin King of the […]

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Official Scoring Correction-King of the Hammers

Official Scoring Correction Following Competition Review Board Assessment February 23, 2012 (Lake Arrowhead, CA) – After reviewing comments from the Bureau of Land Management, Course Officials, and competitors; and with support of video coverage, the Competition Review Board (CRB) for the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers has announced time penalties for seven drivers as […]

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The Crown Goes East As Erik Miller Wins the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers

February 11, 2012 (Johnson Valley, CA) – On Saturday at at 2:03 p.m., Erik Miller crossed the finish line to be crowned the 2012 King of the Hammers.  Considered the toughest one day off-road race, Miller beat out 134 competitors to win the coveted title and $25,000 prize purse. “There are one thousand opportunities to […]

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49 Official Finishers of the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers

1 Erik Miller 4421 Cumberland MD 6:03:51 2 Rick Mooneyham 554 Lake Havasu City AZ 6:16:48 3 Shannon Campbell 5 Gilbert AZ 6:33:40 4 Derek West 4420 Springfield MO 7:20:24 5 Loren Healy 4428 Farmington NM 7:22:05 6 Brad Lovell 232 Colorado Springs CO 7:26:23 7 Brian Shirley 18 Dodge City KS 7:31:53 8 Rusty […]

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2012 King of the Motos Results

1 Graham Jarvis  # 88  2:57:19 2 Kyle Redmond  #17  3:09:41 3 Destry Abbott  #8  3:29:16 4 Mike Slawson  #307  3:45:32 5 Cody Webb  #247  4:00:40 6 Jimmy Jarett  #24  4:05:28 7 Chris Ridgway  #181  DNF 8 Cory Graffunder  #115  DNF 9 Jason Smith  #20 DNF 10 Joe Kessler  #46  DNF 11 Jordan Brandt  #2 […]

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King of the Hammers Promoter Dave Cole Stuns Racers in an Effort to Save the Hammers

Traditionally, the Griffin King of the Hammers has been limited to a field of 100 racers; twenty of whom gain entry into the race by competing in a Last Chance Qualifying (LCQ) race that happens in the days prior to the King of the Hammers. More than 70 drivers competed for one of the 20 […]

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4WHEEL PARTS QUALIFYING ROUNDS – DAY 2

Nelson, Miller, and Gordon Shine on Day 2 of the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers Nick Nelson laid down a time of 4:46 at Wednesday’s 4Wheel Parts Time Trials, ending up second overall in the two-day qualifier for the Griffin King of the Hammers this Friday, February 10th Unlike the solid axles used on […]

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“Easy Does It” at Tuesday’s 4Wheel Parts Time Trials for the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers

King of the Hammers 2012: 4Wheel Parts Qualifying Round Day 1 February 7, 2012 (Johnson Valley, CA) – Ultra4 veteran “Easy” Rick Mooneyham has something to prove at this year’s Griffin King of the Hammers.  Mooneyham has been on the podium twice in the past, but has yet to be crowned King.  He made his […]

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2012 King of the Hammers: 4Wheel Parts Qualifying Round – Day 1 Results

1 KOH Rick Mooneyham 554 Lake Havasu City AZ 4.41.25 2 KOH Shannon Campbell 5 Gilbert AZ 4.57.06 3 KOH Greg Adler 210 Manhattan Beach CA 5.08.59 4 KOH Tony Pellegrino 4485 Simi Valley CA 5.09.56 5 KOH Randy Slawson 4448 Colton CA 5.09.74 6 KOH Scott Ward 4438 Lake Havasu City AZ 5.24.91 7 […]

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John Currie Wins the Inaugural Smittybilt Every Man Challenge

Stock and Stock Modified Vehicles Take on the Infamous Hammers February 5, 2012 (Johnson Valley, CA) – The Smittybilt Every Man Challenge (EMC) ended in an impressive and inspiring victory today as John Currie won overall in a stock class Jeep Wrangler.  While the Griffin King of the Hammers (KOH) demands not only incredible driving […]