Month: July 20, 2017

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Snell grapples the Eagle lead

EAGLE, Colo. – For three months a year, Brian Snell focuses on his steer wrestling career. “I’ve had a pretty slow start to my summer,” said Snell, who runs a construction company in Cheyenne, Wyo., and competes in the sport he loves through those few weeks primarily between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Having a[...]
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Hard work on display in Lovington

LOVINGTON, N.M. – Every day offers a new set of lessons. In southeastern New Mexico, the lessons come in the form of hard-working opportunities. The challenges are great and the rewards, oftentimes, can be small. For those involved in agriculture, the Lea County Fair and Rodeo rewards hard work. It shows in every exhibit and[...]
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TETWP surpasses $300,000 mark

GUNNISON, Colo. – The grassroots effort that is Cattlemen’s Days Tough Enough to Wear Pink campaign continues to flourish in the Gunnison valley. This year’s songwriter concert and auction, which took place Tuesday, July 11, raised more than $300,000, helping maintain the Gunnison’s status as the largest Tough Enough to Wear Pink campaign in ProRodeo.[...]
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Inman wins Fortuna with a 90

FORTUNA, Calif – When Toby Inman started his final bullfight Friday night, he made a statement with a backflip over Costa Fighting Bulls’ Little Foot.  The Illinois bullfighter cleared Little Foot but landed on his knees. He picked things up in the championship round, matching moves with the feisty Spanish fighting bull for 90 points[...]
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Cowboys cash in on Saturday

GUNNISON, Colo. – There were some big stakes and big possibilities for cowboys and cowgirls competing this week at the Cattlemen’s Days PRCA Rodeo. Colorado cowboys Cole Dorenkamp of Lamar and Bret Tonozzi of Fruita took advantage during the final performance of this year’s championship, stopping the clock in 5.1 seconds to tie for the[...]
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Bouts in the Redwoods

Bullfighters Only taking its game to the northern California town of Fortuna FORTUNA, Calif – If quad racing wasn’t an extreme enough event for fans in this northern California community, Friday’s event is about to be intensified. This year’s event will include nine of the greatest men from Bullfighters Only, a wild and Western way[...]
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