Month: November 26, 2011

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Grass Dancer

10-year-old buckskin mare Bareback Riding SIRE: Buck DAM: Coca Cola 2010 NFR Bucked off Matt Bright in Round 1 and was the high-marked bareback horse. 2009 NFR D.V. Fennell scored 82 points in the fifth go-round. This year Heath Ford scored 84 to finish third and Joe Gunderson posted an 83 to finish in a[...]
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Big Lights

9-year-old bay gelding Bareback Riding 2010 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Steven Dent won the third round with an 85. 2009 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Jason Havens split the third go-round victory with an 85. Heath Ford scored 76 in the eighth round. This year Bobby Mote won the semifinal round at the Dodge National Circuit[...]
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Alberta Child

7-year-old bay mare Bareback Riding SIRE: Spotty Crop DAM: My Maria This year Jared Smith was 83 points, good enough for a tie for seventh place at the West of the Pecos (Texas) Rodeo. J.R. Vezain scored 85 points on her to finish in a three-way tie for fifth place at the Eagle County (Colo.)[...]
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Black Coffee

11-year-old black mare Bareback Riding SIRE: Wild Discovery DAM: Tribal Trail This year Brian Bain split the victory at the Lovington, N.M., Silver Tour rodeo with an 88-point ride on her.  —————- “I bought her as a 3-year-old futurity colt at a sale in North Dakota they same time I bought Riverboat Annie,” said Pete[...]
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Coffee Bean

17-year-old bay mare Saddle Bronc Riding This year Seth Schafer scored 83 points to share the title at the West of the Pecos (Texas) Rodeo. Jacobs Crawley posted an 83 to finish in a tie for fifth place at the Eagle County (Colo.) Fair and Rodeo. J.J. Elshere was 82 in Lovington, N.M., to finish[...]
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Empty Pockets

7-year-old bay gelding Saddle Bronc Riding SIRE: IV Empty Saddles DAM: High Plains This year Luke Butterfield scored 82 points to finish in a tie for fifth place at the Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days Rodeo. Samuel Kelts had an 83 to finish in a tie for fifth place at the Eagle County (Colo.) Fair and[...]
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Animal magnitism: Time Out

Over the next few days, I will be posting information about some of the greatest bucking livestock in ProRodeo, all part of Dallas-based Carr Pro Rodeo. These are great athletes, and they’re a major part of the equation when it comes to the three roughstock events, bareback riding, saddle bronc riding and bull riding. The[...]
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A thankful life

Over the last few days, I’ve published 10 stories about the 2011 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. That is just the tip of the iceberg on what I’m going to post on TwisTED Rodeo. On this Thanksgiving, I’m quite thankful for so many brilliant opportunities. I’m blessed with tremendous friends, a loving family who supports me[...]
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