By Ann Bleiker COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The announcement made at the 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo that the WPRA in partnership with the PRCA and the ProRodeo Hall of Fame will start inducting barrel racers into the ProRodeo Hall of Fame this summer marks a significant milestone in the association's history. The WPRA barrel race is a very important element in every rodeo’s success. It is fast, exciting and provides a huge “wow”…Read More
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CR Boucher, from Pryor, Montana, is the featured Back When They Bucked in the October 1 issue of Rodeo News. Look for it online, story on page 20.
Brenten Hall and Jake Clay may as well be brothers. They both come from rodeo families and they’ve grown up together as best friends. Both handy with a rope, it only made sense that the two 17-year-old cowboys should team up together in their professional rodeo careers. And if this…Read More
Because of his high school ag teacher, Glen Bird began riding bulls. The Weatherford, Texas man began his rodeo career at the behest of Mr. William T. Woody, ag teacher at Peaster (Texas) High School, a career that would end up with six International Pro Rodeo Association (IPRA) titles and…Read More
Most ropers only dream of winning the kind of money paid at the World Series of Team Roping finale in Las Vegas. Those dreams recently came true for Shane Brown, Robstown, TX, and his partner, J. R. Wood, Sinton, TX. The duo won the #13 on December 6th, splitting $254,000.…Read More