Month: May 29, 2014

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UBHA set up to prove young talent

Anyone who knows bucking horses realizes the true power that comes through when a massive beast loves what he does. Even at just 3 years old, Wazzup fits that category already. “I love his style,” said Guy French, Wazzup’s owner and the executive director of the United Bucking Horse Association. “He bucks hard, and he’s[...]
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Fair offers early ticket sales

LOVINGTON, N.M. – The Lea County Fair and Rodeo has become a destination point for many who are looking for great entertainment and an amazing price. Fair officials have made it even more affordable with the creation of early bird ticket sales. From June 2-July 18, potential fairgoers will have an opportunity to purchase tickets[...]
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Carr a big name for top cowboys

SILVERTON, Texas – Many of rodeo’s rising stars already have a keen understanding of what it takes to win at the professional level. For cowboys that ride bucking horses and bulls, it’s a combination of self-confidence and the ability to get on the best animals in the game. That’s why they trust in the outstanding[...]
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Kimzey weathers storm to win title

CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Will Rogers Stampede Arena was home to a storm Sunday night, but the rain didn’t wash out the final performance of the Will Rogers Stampede PRCA Rodeo. Afternoon rain covered much of Rogers County, making the arena muddy and slick. More rain fell during the third performance, but the rodeo rolled[...]
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National event is rescheduled

CHAMPIONSHIP WILL TAKE PLACE AFTER THE 2014 PRORODEO SEASON CONCLUDES MULVANE, Kan. – The Kansas Star Arena is rescheduling its inaugural National Roping Championship for the fall. Originally scheduled for early June, the event will feature many of the top all-around ropers in rodeo, including 19-time world champion Trevor Brazile, all competing for $122,000 in[...]
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Claremore hosting rodeo’s best

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rodeo’s greatest stars make their way to Rogers County every spring. That’s the attractive nature that is the Will Rogers Stampede PRCA Rodeo, scheduled for 7:45 p.m. Friday, May 23-Sunday, May 25, at Will Rogers Stampede Arena. Discounted tickets can be found on the rodeo’s website, www.WillRogersStampede.com; fans can also follow the[...]
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2-year-olds post big score at UBHA event

A 2-year-old bucking horse from Waters Rodeo posted the highest-marked trip during the United Bucking Horse Association’s event this past weekend in Martin, S.D. The paint horse scored 45.75 points to win the 2-year-old class, earning its owners $2,140. Another 2-year-old colt had the next highest marking, with a Wain Rodeo horse posting a 45.25.[...]
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