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Welcome to the 17th Annual Gaff-n-Go Lineman’s & Equipment Operator’s Rodeo & Vendor Expo

May 10 & 11, 2019 at the Meadow Event Park

Make plans now to join us for the 17th ANNUAL GAFF-n-GO LINEMAN’S RODEO & EXPO, which will be held on May 10 & 11, 2019 at the Meadow Event Park (home of the Virginia State Fair) in Doswell, Virginia. (Click here for directions)

Today’s lineman is a multi-talented professional working in a dangerous environment that requires consistent work practices and a constant focus on safety.  The GAFF-n-GO EXPO will bring you together with the latest tools, materials, and methods used in the electric industry. From bootlaces to cross arm braces, equipment locks to stringing blocks, and electric drills to professional skills, you will find it all at our Rodeo.

The GAFF-n-GO LINEMAN’S RODEO will provide you the opportunity to compete in a challenging environment demonstrating the skills that are required in your everyday work.  Stay ahead of the pack, maintain your physical skills, and keep abreast of the latest technology.  Show the world a snapshot of what today’s lineman is all about!

Join us in the heart of central Virginia to meet and compete with the “best of the best.”  Bring the family and enjoy an action-packed weekend.  Join us at the 17th ANNUAL GAFF-n-GO LINEMAN’S RODEO AND EXPO!

The GAFF-n-GO LINEMAN’S RODEO attracts the best linemen from the east coast to compete in traditional lineman tasks.  A maximum of 60 Journeyman teams and individual Apprentices from Cooperatives, Investor-Owned Utilities, Municipals and Contractors will fill out the competition.

We’re pleased to provide you with this opportunity to showcase your professionalism and skills in front of family, friends, co-workers, and the general public.

Delaware Electric Cooperative presents a brief overview of safe methods for first responders when working with or around electricity.