12/6/2014

Read about Bushwacker serving as an inspiration for the Kansas City Chiefs.  Read about Chad Berger being honored to bring his bulls to the NFR.

See the stock draw for Round 3 of the WNFR.  See round by round results from the WNFR.  Read about some team ropers who have made winning a habit.  Read some news and notes from Round Two of the WNFR.  See results from the 2014 Permit Holders of the Year Challenge.  Read about the 1985 world champions being cowboy legends one and all.  Read about Nick Guy becoming the first Wisconsin timed-event cowboy to win a round at the WNFR.

Read how Sage Kimzey won the 2014 CBR World Title.

Read the latest updates from twistedrodeo.

Las Vegas Review Journal
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/rodeo
WNFR article index
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/nfr/kimzey-s-success-shows-bull-riding-young-man-s-game
Kimzey's success shows bull riding is a young man's game
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/nfr/hill-climbs-back-nfr-after-long-absence
Hill climbs back into NFR after long absence
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/nfr/barnes-o-brien-it-ain-t-their-first-rodeo
For Barnes, O'Brien, it ain't their first rodeo
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/nfr/nfr-rookie-yates-fired-after-first-round-win
NFR rookie Yates fired up after first round win
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/nfr/after-rift-vegas-rekindles-lovefest-nfr
After rift, Vegas rekindles "lovefest" with NFR

Las Vegas Sun
http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2014/dec/05/team-ropers-powell-kirchenschlager-win-again/
Team ropers Powell, Kirchenschlager win again

KBZK
http://www.kbzk.com/news/three-former-msu-cowboys-compete-at-2014-national-finals-rodeo/
Three former MSU cowboys compete at 2014 National Finals Rodeo

Albuquerque Journal
http://www.abqjournal.com/506683/sports/finals-rodeo-cooper-cousins-cash-in.html
Finals Rodeo:  Cooper cousins cash in

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/lockhart-wins-second-round-of-barrel-racing-at-nfr/article_985860bd-148a-5ce8-b2e3-b9366015ab19.html?comment_form=true
Lockhart wins second round of barrel racing at NFR
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/scoreboard-pro-rodeo/article_17939fc9-42b8-53e4-b471-f06067b63f0c.html
Scoreboard:  Pro Rodeo

Cowboys and Indians
http://www.cowboysindians.com/Blog/December-2014/Fallon-Taylor-Ignites-The-Wrangler-National-Finals-Rodeo/
Fallon Taylor Ignites The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo

Salem Statesman Journal
http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/sports/2014/12/05/nick-guy-takes-over-1st-place-in-steer-wrestling/19939945/
Nick Guy takes over 1st place in steer wrestling

Columbus Republic
http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/46f0f784c0384a23bec183fad7d41e18/National-Finals-Rodeo
Team ropers Turtle Powell, Dakota Kirchenschlager win again at National Finals Rodeo

ellensburg Daily Record
http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/members/brazile-off-to-a-hot-start-minors-continue-slow-beginning/article_8d36b848-7d14-11e4-baf9-f3d48307d4f4.html
Brazile off to a hot start, Minors continue slow beginning
http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/members/national-finals-rodeo-minors-falter-in-first-round/article_2394a3b2-7cb2-11e4-ab31-ab770641c20f.html
National Finals Rodeo:  Minors falter in first round

Salt Lake Tribune
http://www.sltrib.com/home/1914736-155/national-finals-rodeo-frost-finishes-fourth
National Finals Rodeo:  Frost finishes fourth in bull riding

Amarillo Globe News
http://amarillo.com/sports/more-sports/2014-12-05/guy-grabs-top-spot-nfr-steer-wrestling
Guy grabs top spot in NFR steer wrestling

Casper Star Tribune
http://trib.com/sports/rodeo/flundra-elshere-place-in-nd-round-of-national-finals-rodeo/article_889c69e6-f32f-569a-b5f2-600a211dc9ca.html
Flundra, elshere place in 2nd round of National Finals Rodeo
http://trib.com/sports/rodeo/national-finals-rodeo-results/article_3d7e7b05-e4e9-5843-9c00-d58d0e04d152.html
National Finals Rodeo results

Gillette News Record
http://www.gillettenewsrecord.com/sports/rodeo/article_21a8ecd9-218c-536f-be88-9cf8ed3352bd.html
Deadwood, SD, rodeo wins award

examiner
http://www.examiner.com/article/powell-and-kirchenschlager-go-two-for-two-at-2014-wnfr
Powell and Kirchenschlager go two-for-two at 2014 WNFR
http://www.examiner.com/article/2014-national-finals-rodeo-results-from-round-2
2014 National Finals Rodeo, results from Round 2

Helena Independent Record
http://helenair.com/sports/rodeo/locals-compete-at-team-roping-world-series/article_b4dff923-0991-5ce0-bb79-a156d2972a06.html
Locals compete at team roping World Series

12/3/2014

Read about JW Harris being in search of his fifth PRCA title.

See the roughstock draw for Round One of the 2014 WNFR.

Mackay Daily Mercury
http://www.dailymercury.com.au/news/mitchell-rides-for-pbr-glory-in-home-town-bullride/2474379/
Mitchell rides for PBR glory in home town of Emerald

Las Vegas Review Journal
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/2013-national-finals-rodeo-qualifiers-0
2014 National Finals Rodeo qualifiers
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/nfr/nfr-event-schedule
NFR event schedule
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/nfr/nfr-toasts-30-years-vegas
NFR toasts 30 years in Vegas

Las Vegas Sun
http://www.lasvegassun.com/blogs/kats-report/2014/dec/03/our-own-30-30th-anniversary-nfr-las-vegas/
Our own 30 for the 30th anniversary of NFR in Las Vegas

Gaming Today
http://www.gamingtoday.com/articles/article/50704-National_Finals_Rodeo_kicks_of_30th_year_in_Vegas#.VH-bD9LF_zs
National Finals Rodeo kicks off 30th year in Vegas

Vegas News
http://www.vegasnews.com/124548/harrahs-las-vegas-kicks-off-national-finals-rodeo-with-full-lineup-of-events-and-specials.html
Harrah’s Las Vegas Kicks Off National Finals Rodeo with Full Lineup of Events and Specials

Vegas Seven
http://vegasseven.com/2014/12/02/national-finals-rodeo-goes-beyond-local-economics/
National Finals Rodeo Goes Beyond Local Economics

Salt Lake Tribune
http://www.sltrib.com/home/1898518-155/ten-utah-qualifiers-ready-for-national
Ten Utahns ready for National Finals

Provo Herald
http://www.heraldextra.com/news/local/south/spanish-fork/not-their-first-rodeo-utah-county-cowboys-ready-to-take/article_b914ff8c-f083-510e-9fcf-9ca589c593ce.html
Not their first rodeo: Utah County cowboys ready to take world titles

Albuquerque Journal
http://www.abqjournal.com/504576
NM cowboy Cooper wants to win gold buckle

Hungry Horse News
http://www.flatheadnewsgroup.com/hungryhorsenews/the-hills-a-family-of-athletes/article_c9885b94-7b02-11e4-8dd7-5b0d863b4e84.html
The Hills: A family of athletes

Great Falls Tribune
http://www.greatfallstribune.com/story/sports/2014/12/02/nfr-bareback-star-jessy-davis-ready-ride-vegas/19814239/
NFR: Bareback star Jessy Davis ready to ride in Vegas

Idaho Press Tribune
http://www.idahopress.com/news/local/snake-river-stampeders-to-perform-at-national-finals-rodeo-in/article_269082c8-7aa2-11e4-949c-c7a43d1ccc02.html
Snake River Stampeders to perform at National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas

Gillette News Record
http://www.gillettenewsrecord.com/sports/rodeo/article_d5ee9667-c0b6-50bd-b379-cf7d879dcb30.html
Low turnout

Cherokee Ledger News
http://www.ledgernews.com/cherokee_life/rodeo-team-takes-on-bulls-and-barrels/article_8ae16926-7a53-11e4-a3fa-cf6dd16f2132.html
Rodeo team takes on bulls and barrels

Amite Tangy Digest
http://www.amitetoday.com/local-sports-lifestyle/2014-cajun-rodeo-association-finals-weekend-amite
2014 Cajun Rodeo Association finals this weekend in Amite

TVNZ
http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/we-don-t-go-abusing-animals-bullmania-organiser-snaps-back-activists-6187586
“We don’t go abusing animals” – “Bullmania” organizer snaps back at activists

News 24
http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/Rodeo-bull-made-to-suffer-before-being-euthanased-20141203
Injured rodeo bull made to suffer

12/2/2014

Read about Silvano Alves being set for a Brazil media tour. Read about the BlueDef Velocity Tour becoming the premier path to the elite BFTS. See a photo gallery of 2014 Smackdown rides. Read about Matt Triplett building on his mental strength.

Read about Trey Benton heading to this third National Finals Rodeo.

Las Vegas Sun
http://www.lasvegassun.com/vegasdeluxe/2014/dec/01/wrangler-nfr-280-consecutive-sellouts-renewed-thro/
Wangler NFR: 280 consecutive sellouts; renewed through 2024; $90 million
http://www.lasvegassun.com/vegasdeluxe/2014/dec/01/trevor-brazile-tuf-cooper-las-vegas-motor-speedway/
Photos: Trevor Brazile and Tuf Cooper at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Las Vegas Review Journal
http://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/national-finals-rodeo-coming-town-photos
National Finals Rodeo is coming to town - photos

Hebron Journal Register
http://www.hebronjournalregister.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1562%3Alocal-man-competes-in-wrangler-national-finals-rodeo&catid=37%3Afeatured-articles&Itemid=63
Local Man Competes in Wrangler National Finals Rodeo\

Rapid City Journal
http://rapidcityjournal.com/news/local/communities/chadron/sports/oelrichs-contestants-riding-high-going-to-finals-rodeo/article_e368048e-7a57-11e4-ab75-87c4583bd427.html
Oelrichs contestants riding high going to finals rodeo

Pueblo Chieftain
http://www.chieftain.com/sports/3099858-120/laughlin-rodeo-barrel-six
Pubelo barrel racer in NFR running

Billings Gazete
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/texas-has-been-bountiful-home-away-from-home-for-cut/article_437973ed-0de0-51d9-8750-65a74cc479b6.html
Texas has been bountiful home away from home for Cut Bank’s Bird
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/hill-returns-to-nfr-after--year-absence/article_8af4b445-4a6c-575b-8ad9-6b0043d35fd8.html
Hill returns to NFR after 10-year absence
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/back-with-louie-lockhart-ready-for-nfr/article_fff7bf66-4f44-5ab0-b2df-c5efd6529061.html
Back with Louie, Lockhart ready for NFR

Glens Falls Post Star
http://poststar.com/news/local/adirondack-stampede-raises-for-charity/article_e90a35da-7a41-11e4-8c72-f35873683020.html
Adirondack Stampede raises $6,000 for charity

Belgrade News
http://www.belgrade-news.com/sports/article_ef44bc54-79a6-11e4-81b7-9bc83fd24b77.html
Camp Looking to Improve

11/30/2014

Read about Brady Sims reflecting on 2014.  Take a look back at Bushwacker's career.

Read about the passing of college roper Lance Porterfield passing away in a road accident.

Read the latest updates from twistedrodeo.

Las Vegas Sun
http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2014/nov/30/year-las-vegas-has-good-grip-rodeo/
This year, Las Vegas has a good grip on the rodeo
http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2014/nov/30/jump-both-boots-how-embrace-rodeo/
Jump in with both boots:  How to embrace the rodeo
http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2014/nov/30/documentary-tells-story-rodeo-las-vegas/
Documentary tells the story of the rodeo in Las Vegas

Savannah News Press
http://www.newspressnow.com/sports/high_school/area_high_schools/article_7482023f-c422-505a-8a59-b0b4d64ea4a7.html
Savannah native Durfey heading to his 7th NFR

Montana Standard
http://mtstandard.com/sports/texas-bountiful-home-away-from-home-for-montana-rodeo-champ/article_254746bc-945f-50a9-9965-76d58bd1e7c1.html
Texas bountiful home away from home for Montana rodeo champ

Cheyenne Wyoming Tribune
http://www.wyomingnews.com/articles/2014/11/28/news/20local_11-28-14.txt
New CFD CEO looks to keep rolling

KSNV
http://www.mynews3.com/content/news/story/UNLV-rodeo-team-among-the-best-in-the-nation/5YDZiP6a_0Kj8uG9E9igqw.cspx
UNLV rodeo team among the best in the nation

Gladstone Observer
http://www.gladstoneobserver.com.au/news/australias-finest-riders-impress-at-bundy-rodeo/2469637/
Australia's finest riders impress at Bundy rodeo

Illawarra Mercury
http://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/2731651/rodeo-comes-to-shellharbour-photos/?src=rss
Rodeo comes to Shellharbour:  photos

Northwest Star
http://www.northweststar.com.au/story/2732374/tourism-accolade-for-rodeo/?src=rss
Tourism accolade for rodeo

Southwest Booster
http://www.swbooster.com/Sports/2014-11-30/article-3957159/Five-Southwest-winners-at-CCA-Finals-Rodeo/1
Five Southwest winners at CCA Finals Rodeo