Lucas Drews

Tree climbing has its ups and downs

March 31, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL High up in one of Georgia’s live oaks, Lucas Drews of Woodland Tree Services in Rockford reaches out to ring a cowbell during February’s North American Tree Climbing Competition held in Savannah, Ga. photo by Carl Elmore Tree climbing has its ups and downs, but for Lucas Drews, 29, of Rockford’s Woodland Tree Services it seems the sky’s the [...]

Rockford arborist an international champion

October 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

THE SKY IS THE LIMIT—Lucas Drews competes in the work climb event. The Rockford arborist enjoys his work so much he is a frequent competitor in world-class events. by M. SOLLE Rockford has turned out its fair share of elite athletes over the years, and now we have one more to add to the list. He may have even been at your home before, but you didn’t even know it. [...]