Month: February 21, 2011

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A fun site to see

Colby Yates is fantastically talented. As a bull rider, he’s proven it with qualifications to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo and the Professional Bull Riders World Finals. On Saturday night, he won the Iron Cowboy at the home of the Dallas Cowboys, Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. He’s also a pretty talented song writer and[...]
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Earning that money

How much money can you make in a day? On Saturday, Cody Whitney collected $24,449 by winning the Seminole Hard Rock Xtreme Bulls Tour stop in San Antonio. He won the first round, the championship round and, of course, the aggregate title. That’s what they call 40 percenting an event, meaning Whitney, of Asher, Okla.,[...]
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Who will win the Iron Cowboy?

Twenty-four cowboys from the Professional Bull Riders Built Ford Tough Series will see their likenesses on the biggest screen in sports. The Dickies Iron Cowboy Invitational presented by Winstar World Casino will begin at 7 p.m. (Central) Saturday at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, and will air on a “tape-delay” programming beginning at 8 p.m.[...]
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Sherwood is hip to the MAXX

In his two trips to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, team roper Matt Sherwood has made the most of his opportunities. Both times, in 2006 and ’08, Sherwood walked away from the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas with the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association heading world championships. On Thursday, he added to a long[...]
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Wimberly benefit changed

The McKennon Wimberly Benefit & Bull Riding has been moved because of conflicts at the original arena. The event is confirmed for March 24-26 at the Palo Pinto County Livestock Association Arena, 800 FM 1821 N, Mineral Wells, Texas. There will be a barbecue dinner and Calcutta at the Expo Center. The bull riding, futurity[...]
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The CBR at the NFR

This is as seen in newest edition Short Round magazine, the official publication of Championship Bull Riding. For subscriptions, go to http://theshortround.com/. Just click on the link, and it’ll take you to the PDF: CBR-NFR Click on this link, and you can see the two-page spread: CBR-NFR-spread
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The ‘Iron Man’

Developed in 1985 by the Lazy E Arena near Guthrie, Okla., the annual Timed Event Championship is a rugged test of the top all-around timed-event cowboys in the world. This year’s championship is scheduled for March 4-6 and will feature, as always, 20 excellent competitors. It’s a showcase of folks who can rope anything and[...]
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