Americans compete for national lawnmower racing title

CLEMENTS, Maryland — For many, the lawnmower is a machine used to control unruly grass. But for others, it’s a machine to rev up and race. And race they did at this year’s U.S. Lawn Mower Association’s 25th anniversary held in Southern Maryland. This year’s race took on an international flavor with visiting British drivers competing with the top lawnmower racers from across the U.S.