The Personal Best Contest, a favorite tradition since 1985, gives Wood-Mizer sawmill owners an opportunity to showcase their dream projects built with lumber from their mill. Sign in to your Wood-Mizer account to enter your project or vote for your favorites in the online gallery online gallery.



Sign in to your Online Account or Create a New Account to submit your Personal Best entry.

Submit online by July 31, 2017 to qualify for contest.



Win the coveted People’s Choice Award by asking friends and family to vote for your project!**

Vote for Projects



Over $20,000 in Prize Credits! 
24 Winners, 8 Categories

1st Place- $1,250*
2nd Place- $750*
3rd Place - $500*

PLUS People’s Choice Award $1,000*



Rules to Remember

  1. Current US and Canadian Wood-Mizer sawmill owners are eligible to enter.
  2. Submit online or ensure mail delivery to Wood-Mizer by July 31st, 2017 to qualify for contest. 
  3. Multiple projects may be entered. 
  4. A project that has won in a previous Personal Best Contest cannot be entered again.
  5. Have fun and enjoy all the amazing projects!


Early Entry Prize
Enter by June 14th, 2017 to receive a Wood-Mizer sports hat!***

*Credits can be used towards the purchase of any Wood-Mizer products, parts, or accessories. Credits have no cash value, are listed in U.S. dollars, and are valid for one year.
**Ratings are not made public. One vote per person per week allowed.
***Completed entry form and all required photos must be submitted or postmarked by June 14th, 2017 to qualify for early entry incentive. Limited quantity available.

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Please sign in to your account or CREATE AN ACCOUNT to submit Personal Best entries.


If you prefer mail delivery of your entry, please download the PDF Contest Entry Form.