FORT WORTH, Texas (February 16, 2017) – A pair of teenagers bested some of the world’s best ropers Thursday night at RFD-TV’s The American Semi-Finals presented by Polaris RANGER at Cowtown Coliseum. As the final team to rope, Brenton Hall, 17, of Jay, Oklahoma, and Paden Bray, 18, of Granbury just wanted to rope their steer fast enough to wind up among the top 10 and qualify for Friday night’s Shootout round. The five best…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.
Dick Hermann served his country well. The former saddle bronc rider and pickup man was in the U.S. Navy for 25 years, five years in active duty, mostly in Vietnam, and twenty years in the Reserve. After he was Seaman Hermann, he became a cowboy. Dick’s story starts as a…Read More
by Holly Wilson After a freak accident, high school junior Tatum Schafer had to overcome many obstacles to get back in the saddle. Tatum Schafer, a resident of San Tan Valley and member of the Arizona High School Rodeo Association, has been an avid horseback rider her entire life. An…Read More
Dave Dahl can spot one of his saddles from a mile away. When the bronc saddle maker from Ft. Pierre, S.D. watches pro rodeo, he can see the saddles he’s made aboard the bucking horses in the saddle bronc riding. And the list of cowboys using his saddles sounds like…Read More