Corny Olympians compete at weekend festival


R&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival.

R&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival.


John Hamilton | News Journal

This year’s participants in the Clinton County Corn Festival Corn Olympics spared no expense on Saturday when constructing their outhouses.


John Hamilton | News Journal

Two Jurassic Park jeeps constructed by Laurel Oaks, left, and Clinton Memorial Hospital take off during the corn cob race at the Corn Olympics during the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.


John Hamilton | News Journal

Wilmington Savings Bank’s helicopter, left, races — for corn cobs — a containment unit made by the Wilmington Reformed Church during the Corn Olympics, sponsored by Clinton Memorial Hospital, at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday. The event moved indoors due to the rain. For many more photos of the Corn Festival as well as the parade, visit wnewsj.com.


John Hamilton | News Journal

Evan Hilderbrandt races on behalf of SCO OB/GYN in the tricycle race during the Corn Olympics at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.


John Hamilton | News Journal

Caleb Siders of R&R Tools crosses the finish line in a neck and neck tricycle race with Ashley Leach of Making the Cut at the Corn Olympics at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.


John Hamilton | News Journal

Wilmington Savings Banks crosses the finish line in the four-person race during the Clinton County Corn Festival’s Corn Olympics on Saturday.


John Hamilton | News Journal

Bob Gomez pushes Nadia Escobedo during the wheelbarrow portion of the Corn Olympics obstacle course on Saturday at the Clinton County Corn Festival.


John Hamilton | News Journal

SCO OB.GYN’s Kristina Decker completes the final part of the Corn Olympics obstacle course at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.


John Hamilton | News Journal

R&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival.


John Hamilton | News Journal

R&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival.

This year’s participants in the Clinton County Corn Festival Corn Olympics spared no expense on Saturday when constructing their outhouses.

Two Jurassic Park jeeps constructed by Laurel Oaks, left, and Clinton Memorial Hospital take off during the corn cob race at the Corn Olympics during the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.

Wilmington Savings Bank’s helicopter, left, races — for corn cobs — a containment unit made by the Wilmington Reformed Church during the Corn Olympics, sponsored by Clinton Memorial Hospital, at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday. The event moved indoors due to the rain. For many more photos of the Corn Festival as well as the parade, visit wnewsj.com.

Evan Hilderbrandt races on behalf of SCO OB/GYN in the tricycle race during the Corn Olympics at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.

Caleb Siders of R&R Tools crosses the finish line in a neck and neck tricycle race with Ashley Leach of Making the Cut at the Corn Olympics at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.

Wilmington Savings Banks crosses the finish line in the four-person race during the Clinton County Corn Festival’s Corn Olympics on Saturday.

Bob Gomez pushes Nadia Escobedo during the wheelbarrow portion of the Corn Olympics obstacle course on Saturday at the Clinton County Corn Festival.

SCO OB.GYN’s Kristina Decker completes the final part of the Corn Olympics obstacle course at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.

R&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival.

R&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0005-1.jpgR&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival. John Hamilton | News Journal

This year’s participants in the Clinton County Corn Festival Corn Olympics spared no expense on Saturday when constructing their outhouses.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0588-1.jpgThis year’s participants in the Clinton County Corn Festival Corn Olympics spared no expense on Saturday when constructing their outhouses. John Hamilton | News Journal

Two Jurassic Park jeeps constructed by Laurel Oaks, left, and Clinton Memorial Hospital take off during the corn cob race at the Corn Olympics during the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0600-1.jpgTwo Jurassic Park jeeps constructed by Laurel Oaks, left, and Clinton Memorial Hospital take off during the corn cob race at the Corn Olympics during the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday. John Hamilton | News Journal

Wilmington Savings Bank’s helicopter, left, races — for corn cobs — a containment unit made by the Wilmington Reformed Church during the Corn Olympics, sponsored by Clinton Memorial Hospital, at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday. The event moved indoors due to the rain. For many more photos of the Corn Festival as well as the parade, visit wnewsj.com.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0627-1.jpgWilmington Savings Bank’s helicopter, left, races — for corn cobs — a containment unit made by the Wilmington Reformed Church during the Corn Olympics, sponsored by Clinton Memorial Hospital, at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday. The event moved indoors due to the rain. For many more photos of the Corn Festival as well as the parade, visit wnewsj.com. John Hamilton | News Journal

https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0697-1.jpgJohn Hamilton | News Journal

Evan Hilderbrandt races on behalf of SCO OB/GYN in the tricycle race during the Corn Olympics at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0755-1.jpgEvan Hilderbrandt races on behalf of SCO OB/GYN in the tricycle race during the Corn Olympics at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday. John Hamilton | News Journal

Caleb Siders of R&R Tools crosses the finish line in a neck and neck tricycle race with Ashley Leach of Making the Cut at the Corn Olympics at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0785-1.jpgCaleb Siders of R&R Tools crosses the finish line in a neck and neck tricycle race with Ashley Leach of Making the Cut at the Corn Olympics at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday. John Hamilton | News Journal

Wilmington Savings Banks crosses the finish line in the four-person race during the Clinton County Corn Festival’s Corn Olympics on Saturday.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0870-1.jpgWilmington Savings Banks crosses the finish line in the four-person race during the Clinton County Corn Festival’s Corn Olympics on Saturday. John Hamilton | News Journal

Bob Gomez pushes Nadia Escobedo during the wheelbarrow portion of the Corn Olympics obstacle course on Saturday at the Clinton County Corn Festival.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0892-1.jpgBob Gomez pushes Nadia Escobedo during the wheelbarrow portion of the Corn Olympics obstacle course on Saturday at the Clinton County Corn Festival. John Hamilton | News Journal

SCO OB.GYN’s Kristina Decker completes the final part of the Corn Olympics obstacle course at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0941-1.jpgSCO OB.GYN’s Kristina Decker completes the final part of the Corn Olympics obstacle course at the Clinton County Corn Festival on Saturday. John Hamilton | News Journal

R&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/09/web1_DSC_0989-1.jpgR&R Tool, Inc. of Blanchester won the Corn Olympics and won Best Outhouse Saturday night in the cattle barn at the Clinton County Corn Festival. John Hamilton | News Journal