Spotlight on Greg (Stretch) Helmick

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Spotlight on Greg (Stretch) Helmick

Postby Cecil » Sat Jan 28, 2012 5:11 pm

Name? Greg Helmick ( Stretch)
Age? 57
State/Province of residence? WV
Marital Status? Married
-- How many years (if married)? 40yrs
-- Wife's name (if married)? Jackie
Children? Yes

-- Boys/Girls? Boy (Jamie) Girl ( Amy)
-- Ages? 37 & 40
Grand Children? Riley (11) Emma (9) Avery (6) Katie (3)
-- Boys/Girls? Boys- Zeke (3) Cru (1)
-- Ages?
Great Grand Children?
-- Boys/Girls?
-- Ages?
Do you have any pets? Yes
-- Names, breeds, etc. Boxer (Pooh)
Line of work? HVAC Tech/Rigger
Retired or working? Working

Tractors and models owned? 1948 Farmall Cub /1956 International Cub LO-BOY
-- Any other type of farm equipment?
-- Combines?
-- Trailers?
-- Hay balers?
-- etc...
Are your tractors used for show or working? Working
How much Land do you work (Acres)?
What was your first tractor experience (does not have to be a Farmall or Cub)?
What is your Cub's primary work? Plowing Snow/ Hauling Firewood
What is the favorite Cub of all which you have owned and why?
What first sparked your interest in owning a Cub?
What task/use of your Cub provides the most enjoyable seat time? Hauling the Grand Kids around in the trailer
Favorite thing you like about Cub's and Cadets?
Describe your most satisfying or frustrating experience working on your own or someone else's Cub?
Do you host or participate in CubFests, Cubarama, Mini-CubFests? How so?

What other hobbies do you enjoy? Collecting Marbles/ Lional Trains
Do you hunt or fish? Small Game
-- What is your favorite game?
What is your favorite Sport? Football
-- Do you have a favorite Sports team? Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite Book? White Fang
Favorite Movie?
Favorite Actor/Actress?
Magazine(s) you subscribe to? Red Power
Favorite outdoor activity? Camping
Do you maintain a garden?
-- How large?
-- What vegetables to you grow?
Do you maintain a personal orchard?
-- Type of fruit grown?
What is your favorite Quote or saying? If it ain't broke don't fix it !
Do you have any immediate goals in your life?

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Re: Spotlight on Greg (Stretch) Helmick

Postby ricky racer » Sat Jan 28, 2012 5:14 pm

Thanks for sharing. :big afro:
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Re: Spotlight on Greg (Stretch) Helmick

Postby Bill Hudson » Sat Jan 28, 2012 6:19 pm

Thanks, Greg.

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Re: Spotlight on Greg (Stretch) Helmick

Postby Rudi » Sun Jan 29, 2012 3:16 pm

Hey, another 54 model boomer :lol: Thanks for the bio Greg. Don't work too hard, enjoy your grandchildren and your Cubs :wink: :D
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