5/12/2012

See the morning line for Day One of the Boise BFTS event.  Read the notebook for the Boise BFTS event.  See a video about JB Mauney's sheer will to win.  Read about the PBR being on CBS on Mother's Day.  Read about the PBR being featured on Spike TV's Playbook 360.

Read about a big night of CBR bull riding in Loveland.

Idaho Press Tribune
http://www.idahopress.com/sports/these-mommas-let-their-babies-grow-up-to-be-cowboys/article_85e5a584-9c09-11e1-ac1f-0019bb2963f4.html
These mommas let their babies grow up to be cowboys

Idaho Statesman
http://www.idahostatesman.com/2012/05/12/2112755/idaho-riderbows-out.html
The Professional Bull Riders will recognize the career of Fort Hall's Wiley Petersen

KBOI
http://www.kboi2.com/sports/Idahos-Wiley-Petersen-retires-from-the-PBR-Tour-151223165.html
Idaho's Wiley Petersen retires from the PBR Tour

KTVQ
http://www.ktvq.com/news/q2-to-air-pbr-15-15-bucking-battle-sunday/
Q2 to air PBR 15/15 Bucking Battle Sunday

KPRC
http://www.click2houston.com/entertainment/Houston-Livestock-Show-and-Rodeo-adds-1-day-Strait-concert/-/1735500/13065574/-/me24jp/-/
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo adds 1 day, Strait concert

KHOU
http://www.khou.com/news/local/George-Strait-is-returning-to-the-rodeo-in-2013-151034645.html
George Strait is returning to the rodeo in 2013

Ramona Sentinel
http://www.ramonasentinel.com/2012/05/11/rodeo-takes-cowboy-sized-steps-to-include-everyone/
Rodeo takes cowboy-sized steps to include everyone

Stockton Record
http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20120512/A_LIFE/205120306
Rounding up the faithful

The Tennessean
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120511/WILLIAMSON10/305110014/Forget-social-media-Franklin-rodeo-still-announced-via-parade
Forget social media, Franklin rodeo is still announced via parade

Visalia Times-Delta
http://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/article/20120511/SPORTS/205110319/Chris-Brian-Faria-Memorial-Spring-Shootout-Woodlake-Rodeo-tap?odyssey=mod%7Cnewswell%7Ctext%7CFrontpage%7Cs
Chris and Brian Faria Memorial Spring Shootout:  Woodlake Rodeo on tap

High Plains Journal
http://www.hpj.com/archives/2012/may12/may14/0503FlintHillsRodeo2PIXsr.cfm?title=Flint%20Hills%20Rodeo%20will%20feature%202%20specialty%20acts
Flint Hills Rodeo will feature 2 specialty acts

Monte Vista Journal
http://www.montevistajournal.com/v2_news_articles.php?heading=0&story_id=3237&page=77
Early rodeo action hot and heavy

Chicago Tribune
http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/sns-mct-brief-college-rodeo-odessa-college-mens-and-20120510,0,6131368.story
Brief:  College Rodeo:  Odessa College men's and women's teams honored

Newton Kansan
http://www.thekansan.com/newsnow/x85602438/Junior-rodeo-starts-today
Junior rodeo starts today

Colusa County Sun Herald
http://www.colusa-sun-herald.com/news/rodeo-8543-loewen-corning.html
Stonyford cowgirls compete at rodeo

Queensland Country Life
http://qcl.farmonline.com.au/news/state/agribusiness-and-general/general/beaudeserts-best-at-rodeo/2551558.aspx
Beaudesert's best at rodeo

5/10/2012

See the Round One draw for the Boise BFTS event.

Read about the bull pen for the Boise BFTS event.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Read the latest updates from the WPRA.

Examiner
http://www.examiner.com/article/leon-coffee
Leon Coffee, America's beloved rodeo clown remains in Texas hospital

KTRK
http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/entertainment&id=8656783
Rodeo announces special guest George Strait to perform in 2013

Redding Record Searchlight
http://www.redding.com/news/2012/may/09/redding-rodeo-festivities-start-kick-off/
Chicks n Chaps breast cancer awareness fundraiser a highlight of Redding Rodeo

Santa Maria Times
http://santamariatimes.com/news/local/upcoming-fundraisers-for-elks-rodeo-queens/article_3046aefc-9a6a-11e1-959e-001a4bcf887a.html
Upcoming fundraisers for Elks Rodeo Queens

Grant Tribune Sentinel
http://www.granttribune.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=6343:may-brings-buffalo-bill-rodeo-ticket-specials&catid=37:lifestyle&Itemid=57
May brings Buffalo Bill rodeo ticket specials

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/4859221f-56c9-5c88-9b0f-64ba06ec07a1.html
Scoreboard:  Rodeo

Bandera County Courier
http://www.bccourier.com/Archives/Community_detail.php?contentId=10866
Rodeo activities for li'l wranglers announced

Prescott Daily Courier
http://www.dcourier.com/main.asp?SectionID=2&SubSectionID=2&ArticleID=106334
Chuck Sheppare Memorial Scholarship Fund Roping Friday to Sunday at Rodeo Grounds

Imperial Republican
http://www.imperialrepublican.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4100:imperial-cowboy-qualifies-for-college-rodeo-nationals&catid=37:sports&Itemid=54
Imperial cowboy qualifies for college rodeo nationals

Carlsbad Current Argus
http://www.currentargus.com/ci_20590401/nmsu-rodeo-teams-finish-season-women-men-second
NMSU rodeo teams finish season with women, men in second place nationally

Shelby Star
http://www.shelbystar.com/articles/rodeo-64099-annual-bar.html
Rodeo cowboys compete this weekend

Colfax Record
http://colfaxrecord.com/detail/207728.html?content_source=&category_id=3&search_filter=&user_id=&event_mode=&event_ts_from=&event_ts_to=&list_type=&order_by=&order_sort=&content_class=1&sub_type=&town_id=
Action wraps up at Lincoln Rodeo Arena

Palestine Herald
http://palestineherald.com/local/x241728471/Dogwood-Rodeo-set-Friday-Saturday
Dogwood Rodeo set Friday, Saturday

Sierra Star
http://www.sierrastar.com/2012/05/09/58200/ride-em-cowboy.html
Ride 'em cowboy

Ellensburg Daily Record
http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/rodeo/bares-and-broncs-return-to-ellensburg/article_b0b62028-9abe-11e1-af1b-001a4bcf887a.html
Bares and Broncs returning to Ellensburg

Longview News Journal
http://www.news-journal.com/features/entertainment/pittsburg-rodeo-busts-out-of-the-gates-tonight/article_1435726e-d1bb-5c46-85de-429f4634fa6a.html
Pittsburg Rodeo busts out of the gates tonight

Pagosa Sun
http://www.pagosasun.com/archives/2012/05May/051012/sphsjhrodeo.html
High school, junior high rodeo action in Pagosa this weekend

Red Bluff Daily News
http://www.redbluffdailynews.com/news/ci_20592224/corning-jr-rodeo-queen-contestants
Corning Jr. Rodeo queen contestants

La Junta Tribune Democrat
http://www.lajuntatribunedemocrat.com/sports/x1266603882/Otero-JC-rodeo-team-signs-two-locals
Otero JC rodeo team signs two locals

Las Vegas Review Journal
http://www.lvrj.com/neon/gay-rodeo-association-celebrating-20th-anniversary-150908535.html
Gay Rodeo Association celebrating 20th anniversary

5/9/2012

Read how Ben Jones got back to where he wants to be.  Read why Valdiron de Oliveira has had no time to recover from his recent injury.

Read the latest update from twisTEDrodeo.

Examiner
http://www.examiner.com/article/world-famous-rodeo-clown-leon-coffee-not-out-of-the-woods-yet-texas-icu
World famous rodeo clown Leon Coffee "not out of the wood yet" in Texas ICU

Westworld
http://blogs.westword.com/latestword/2012/05/national_western_stock_show_rodeo_all_star_weekend.php
National Western Stock Show corrals the Rodeo All-Star Weekend

Ada News
http://theadanews.com/local/x241727194/World-champion-bull-rider-helps-kick-off-PRCA-rodeo-publicity
World champion bull rider helps kick off PRCA rodeo publicity

Longview News Journal
http://www.news-journal.com/panola/news/nd-annual-pcca-coming-soon/article_5bf5ba69-4670-54cb-b939-e5b5bf434f34.html
62nd Annual PCCA coming soon

Colusa County Sun Herald
http://www.colusa-sun-herald.com/news/annual-8525-rodeo-stonyford.html
Stonyford turns Western for 69th annual rodeo

Payson Roundup
http://www.paysonroundup.com/news/2012/may/09/miss-rodeo-arizona-contest-comes-back-rim-country/
Miss Rodeo Arizona contest comes back to Rim Country

North Platte Telegraph
http://www.nptelegraph.com/news/article_4342ec17-a34a-53ce-8c2e-387bbc89ebeb.html
3 will vie for rodeo crown

Mitchell Daily Republic
http://www.mitchellrepublic.com/event/article/id/65348/group/homepage/
Championship Bull Riding event to be held at Corn Palace

PR Web
http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/5/prweb9483967.htm
Tuff Hedeman and The CINCH CBR Tour Stampede Into Loveland, Colorado

Redding Record Searchlight
http://www.redding.com/news/2012/may/08/cottonwood-rodeo-rides-into-town-celebrates-50/
Cottonwood Rodeo rides into town, celebrates 50 years

Gaston Gazette
http://www.gastongazette.com/articles/rodeo-70887-annual-bar.html
The 25th annual Bar H Championship Rodeo

Suffolk News Herald
http://www.suffolknewsherald.com/2012/05/08/how-to-speak-‘rodeo’/
How to speak "rodeo"
http://www.suffolknewsherald.com/2012/05/08/gates-county-rodeo-salutes-moms/
Gates County Rodeo salutes moms

Las Cruces Sun News
http://www.lcsun-news.com/las_cruces-news/ci_20582517/nmsu-rodeo-teams-finish-season-women-men-second
NMSU rodeo teams finish season with women, men in second place nationally

Douglas Dispatch
http://www.douglasdispatch.com/articles/2012/05/09/sports/doc4faaf1f5e5315981138466.txt
Smith signs on to be the next Cochise rodeo coach

Oakdale Leader
http://www.oakdaleleader.com/section/52/article/7563/
Farquer, Serpa Land All-Around District 5 Rodeo Titles

La Junta Tribune Democrat
http://www.lajuntatribunedemocrat.com/sports/x1809311929/Three-locals-win-twice-at-Eagle-Rodeo
Three locals win twice at Eagle Rodeo

Goondiwindi Argus
http://www.goondiwindiargus.com.au/news/local/news/general/bull-ride-horror-shocks-crowd-and-leaves-young-man-fighting-for-his-life/2550316.aspx
Bull ride horror shocks crowd and leaves young man fighting for his life

5/8/2012

Read the latest edition of the Ty Murray report.  Read about the PBR heading back to Nampa.

Read a wrapup of the weekend rodeos.  Read about the passing of San Antonio rodeo administrator Danny Adams.  Read the latest news and notes from the PRCA.  Read about a contest for NFR national anthem singers.

Read the latest updates from the WPRA.

NT News
http://www.ntnews.com.au/article/2012/05/09/302621_ntsport.html
Bull riders aiming to bring action to the Top End

Denver Post
http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_20575645/denver-lands-major-rodeo-event
Denver lands major rodeo even

Examiner
http://www.examiner.com/article/beloved-rodeo-clown-luke-leon-coffee-hospitalized-icu-for-meningitis
Beloved rodeo clown Luke "Leon" Coffee hospitalized in ICU ofr meningitis

K99
http://k99.com/prayers-for-leon-coffee/
Prayers for Leon Coffee

I've heard that Leon Coffee is improving so please keep him in your prayers!

Fort Worth Star Telegram
http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/05/07/3943125/couple-has-built-a-cutting-horse.html
Couple has built a cutting horse dynasty

Ellensburg Daily Record
http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/rodeo/under-the-hat-hard-work-pays-off-in-great-event/article_ed3e127a-9934-11e1-bddf-001a4bcf887a.html
Under the Hat:  Hard work pays off in great event

Santa Fe New Mexican
http://www.santafenewmexican.com/Local%20News/A-royal-marriage-to-refresh-rodeo--fair-contests
Reigning Santa Fe queens believe unified crown will increase interest

North Platte Bulletin
http://www.northplattebulletin.com/index.asp?show=news&action=readStory&storyID=22971&pageID=3&sectionID=3
Video screen, ticket discounts highlight rodeo

Willows Journal
http://www.willows-journal.com/sports/rodeo-8356-annual-hats.html
Stonyford hosts 69th annual rodeo

Visalia Times-Delta
http://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/article/20120508/NEWS01/120508007/59th-annual-Woodlake-Lions-Rodeo-scheduled-May-12-13
59th annual Woodlake Lions Rodeo scheduled for May 12-13

San Antonio Express News
http://www.mysanantonio.com/business/press-releases/article/A-Young-Man-s-Dream-Becomes-His-Reality-3542064.php
A Young Man's Dream Becomes His Reality; Championship Bull Riding's Luis Blanco Wins Truck in Del Rio

Rapid City Journal
http://rapidcityjournal.com/news/local/communities/chadron/csc-women-s-team-caught-fire-during-spring-rodeo-season/article_be5cde96-9939-11e1-8fb6-001a4bcf887a.html
CSC women's team caught fire during spring rodeo season

Bozeman Daily Chronicle
http://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/sports/bobcats/rodeo/article_65fcf6da-98aa-11e1-9f32-0019bb2963f4.html
MSU rodeo teams repeat as Big Sky champs

Oklahoman
http://newsok.com/man-arrested-in-sau-rodeo-horse-death-four-other-stolen-horses-were-found-in-oklahoma/article/3673632
Man arrested in SAU horse death; four other stolen horses were found in Oklahoma

Appleton Post Crescent
http://www.postcrescent.com/usatoday/article/39224993?odyssey=mod%7Cnewswell%7Ctext%7CFRONTPAGE%7Cp
Police arrest man in SAU rodeo horse death

KATV
http://www.katv.com/story/18172141/police-arrest-man-in-sau-rodeo-horse-death
Police arrest man in SAU rodeo horse death

Bastrop Daily Enterprise
http://www.bastropenterprise.com/topstories/x1260496058/LRCA-Rodeo-again-at-MAC
LRCA Rodeo again at MAC

Kimberley Daily Bulletin
http://www.dailybulletin.ca/article/20120508/KIMBERLEY0101/305089991/-1/KIMBERLEY01/kimberley-dynamiters-bull-a-rama-a-big-success
Kimberley Dynamiter's Bull-A-Rama a big success

Tonganoxie Mirror
http://www.tonganoxiemirror.com/news/2012/may/08/shrine-rodeo-returning-tonganoxie/
Shrine Rodeo returning to Tonganoxie

Daily Mail
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2141449/Terrifying-footage-captures-moment-rodeo-rider-thrown-raging-bull-trampled-over.html?ito=feeds-newsxml
Terrifying footage captures moment rodeo rider was thrown off raging bull and trampled over

5/7/2012

Read some behind the chutes information from the Billings BFTS event.  See a photo gallery from the Billings BFTS event.

See early results from recent PRCA events.

Read an update on the CBR's Palace Station Million Dollar Bull Team Challenge.

Read the latest updates from the WPRA.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/1aa509e1-eebc-57b9-83dc-9f7b6c24899b.html
Bagging the big one:  Meier notches Billings PBR win

KTVQ
http://www.ktvq.com/news/meier-wins-pbr-event-with-only-three-perfect-riders/
Meier wins PBR event with only three perfect riders

Amarillo Globe News
http://amarillo.com/sports/more-sports/2012-05-06/lowe-finishes-4th-guymon-rodeo
Lowe finishes 4th in Guymon Rodeo

Castro Valley Patch
http://castrovalley.patch.com/articles/ropin-in-this-year-s-92nd-rowell-ranch-rodeo-and-parade
Saddle Up for This Year's Rowell Ranch Rodeo and Parade

Emporia Gazette
http://www.emporiagazette.com/news/2012/may/07/acclaimed-charro-headlines-flint-hills-rodeo/
Acclaimed Charro headlines Flint Hills Rodeo

Ogden Standard Examiner
http://www.standard.net/stories/2012/05/06/new-miss-rodeo-ogden-named
New Miss Rodeo Ogden named

KCSR
http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=24523
Rodeo provides "bucks" off

Wichita Falls Times Record News
http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2012/may/07/rounding-em-up/
Pat Green to perform at Santa Rosa Roundup

KMA Land
http://kmaland.com/03927_Sidney_Rodeo_Museum_update_140921.asp
Sidney Rodeo Museum update

Connecticut Post
http://www.ctpost.com/sports/article/Pro-Rodeo-Leaders-3540932.php
Pro Rodeo Leaders

Houston Chronicle
http://www.chron.com/business/press-releases/article/Brazilian-Luis-Blanco-Wins-Dodge-Ram-Truck-By-3531170.php
Brazilian Luis Blanco Wins Dodge Ram Truck By Riding the Bounty Bull at 35th Annual George Paul Memorial Bull Riding

Missoulian
http://missoulian.com/sports/rodeo/montana-qualifies-three-for-college-national-finals-rodeo/article_73412b6c-97e8-11e1-b200-001a4bcf887a.html
Montana qualifies three for College National Finals Rodeo

Bozeman Daily Chronicle
http://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/sports/around_montana/article_567eb636-97f5-11e1-a241-0019bb2963f4.html
MSU rodeo fares well in Missoula

KPAX
http://www.kpax.com/news/um-rodeo-wraps-up-in-missoula/
UM rodeo wraps up in Missoula

Bent County Democrat
http://www.bcdemocratonline.com/newsnow/x272280391/OJC-Rodeo-Team-signs-local-rodeo-athlete-Brock-Martin
OJC Rodeo Team signs local rodeo athlete Brock Martin

Huntsville Item
http://itemonline.com/sports/x1720503213/Bearkats-returning-to-College-National-Finals-Rodeo
Bearkats returning to College National Finals Rodeo

Twin Falls Times News
http://magicvalley.com/sports/high-school/prep-rodeo-lickley-takes-her-shot-at-top/article_423b3d78-9801-11e1-8f61-0019bb2963f4.html
Prep Rodeo:  Lickley Takes Her Shot at Top

JC Floridian
http://www2.jcfloridan.com/news/2012/may/07/rodeo-attract-about-70-famlies-jackson-county-ar-3747646/
Rodeo to attract about 70 families to Jackson County

Chicago Tribune
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-mct-street-beefcommentary-being-a-rodeo-clown-is-20120507,0,4937968.story
Street Beef/Commentary:  Being a rodeo clown is serious business

Ellenburg Daily Record
http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/rodeo/utah-s-hannum-wins-header/article_6a6d4094-9864-11e1-9603-001a4bcf887a.html
Utah's Hannum wins 5 Header

ABC News 4
http://www.abcnews4.com/story/18166683/man-trampled-by-bull-at-walterboro-rodeo
Man trampled by bull at Walterboro rodeo

Canon City Daily Record
http://www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/ci_20562855/its-genes-randi-taylor-blossom-festival-rodeo
Randi Taylor competes in Royal Gorge Rodeo

5/6/2012

See complete results from the Billings BFTS event.

Read about Austin Meier winnig the Billings BFTS event.  Read about how Mesa Pate fell in love with bucking bulls..

Read about JR Vezain winning the Guymon bareback riding title.

KPAX
http://www.kpax.com/news/um-rodeo-takes-center-stage-in-missoula/
UM rodeo takes center stage in Missoula

CBS Denver
http://denver.cbslocal.com/2012/05/06/breckenridge-moves-forward-with-rodeo-plans/
Breckenridge Moves Forward With Rodeo Plans

Weekly Times
http://www.weeklytimesnow.com.au/article/2012/05/07/478345_horses.html
Weather tops off Mt Garnet rodeo

See results from Day Two and the draw for Day Three of the Billings BFTS event.

See the morning line for Day 3 of the Billings BFTS event.  Read about Ardie Maier moving into the lead of the Billings BFTS even.  Read a profile on rookie PBR rider Lachlan Richardson.

Read about saddle bronc rider Cole Elshere being picture perfect in Guymon.  Read about Guytin Tsosie conquering an NFR bull for a win at the Waco Xtreme Bulls Division 2 event.  Read about Chad Ferley taking the saddle bronc lead in Guymon.

See early results from recent PRCA events.

Read about Willis Trosclair winning the Lafayette CBR event.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/meier-has-lead-heading-into-final-round-of-pbr/article_6c970419-c6ce-5995-89a0-2a7a9c2c2fc3.html
Meier has lead heading into final round of PBR

Pueblo Chieftain
http://www.chieftain.com/business/local/cbs-telecast-of-pbr-to-draw-m-viewers/article_3e169eae-964e-11e1-83d7-001a4bcf887a.html
CBS telecast of PBR to draw 1M viewers

Idaho Press Tribune
http://www.idahopress.com/sports/sunday-ticket-special-for-pbr/article_5cc8999a-974f-11e1-8c65-001a4bcf887a.html
Sunday ticket special for PBR

Bend Bulletin
http://www.bendbulletin.com/article/20120506/NEWS0107/205060347/
Sisters Rodeo parade entries are due soon

Willows Journal
http://www.willows-journal.com/news/rodeo-8338-weekend-stonyford.html
It's rodeo weekend in Stonyford

Reno Gazette Journal
http://www.rgj.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2012305060060&nclick_check=1
Pagnano remembered as man of many passions (including the Reno Rodeo)

Dickinson Press
http://www.thedickinsonpress.com/event/article/id/57824/
Rodeo:  Blue Hawk women sweep their way to Great Plains Region championship

Corning Observer
http://www.corning-observer.com/news/rodeo-11810-girls-queen.html
Girls ride to be crowned rodeo queen