Happy Birthday to Chris Littlejohn (32) today!

Click here to see Round One results from the Anaheim BFTS event an the draw for Round Two.  Gaffney bucked off of Sheep Dip in Round One and has drawn The Apprentice in Round Two.

Click here to read about the first round of the Anaheim BFTS.  Greg Potter won the round but bucked off of Simpson and Thornton's Red Alert in the Mossy Oak Shootout so the bonus will increase to $50,000 next weekend in St. Louis.  Adriano did not cover Salt River's Keep It Comin' in Round One so he didn't win the Enterprise Ride with the Best bonus.

Click to read an update from Cody Custer.

Click to read WPRA news from Texas.

Click to read the latest from Indian Rodeo News.

Click to read an update from Jody Newberry.

Click here to read about John Davis being named the PRCA's Head of Judges.

Click here to read about the American International Championship Rodeo.

Click here to read about the Seminole Tribal Fair and Rodeo.

Click here to read about the upcoming Brush Rodeo.

Click to read the latest updates from World of Rodeo.

Click here to read about Casa Grande's O'Odham Tash Indian Days which includes a rodeo.

Click here to read about barrel racers kicking up dust in Red Bluff.

Bad Company Rodeo

Belton PRCA Rodeo Results

Dallas Morning News

Local pro rodeo cowboy, rope manufacturer dies of heart attack (Johnny Dale Emmons)

San Antonio Express News

Rodeo competitors have no choice but to play through pain

Friday's results

Rodeo notebook

Paisley delivery low-key but satisfying (Brad Paisley at the SASS Rodeo)

Coming up (Gary Allen and Clay Walker at the SASS Rodeo)

Bucking the rodeo trend (bareback rider Evan Jayne of France)

Texas Star Market Place is doing good business this year (at the SASS and Rodeo)

San Antonio Business Journal

Hybrid tomato makes debut at Stock Show and Rodeo

San Angelo Standard Times

Rodeo attracts record entries

Southeast Missourian

Friday the 13th can even work on cowboys (at the Show Me Center Championship Rodeo)

Jackson Clarion Ledger

Rain, revelry to greet Dixie National Parade


Oregon:  Lines form early for venerable rodeo classic (Pendleton Round-Up)

Tampa Bay Online

Rodeo Raring to Go For Weekend Run At Lange Farm (Tampa Bay Championship Rodeo)


February 13, 2004, newsletter

Knoxville News-Sentinel
From hoops to horns (Knoxville CT event)


Click here to read an updated PBR Injury Report with information on Chris Shivers.

Yuma Sun
Rodeo Queen makes last rides (Yuma Jaycees Silver Spur Rodeo)

Click here to read about a young girl competing in her first rodeo in Australia.

Click to read the latest updates from World of  Rodeo.

Click here to read about the upcoming Southeast Louisiana High School Rodeo.

Dallas Morning News
Johnny Dale Emmons:  Professional cowboy known for his proficiency with rope

San Antonio Express-News
Journey ignites rodeo crowd with favorites (SASS Rodeo)
Riding after a dream (saddle bronc rider Tom Reeves)
Rounding up luck (Mike Outhier)
Rodeo notebook
Coming up (Brad Paisley)
Dances with cows (cutting horses)
Stock Show music, week II
Rodeo cowboys take superstitions seriously
Thursday's results

San Antonio Rodeo
Royce Ford continues winning ways (includes Thursday's results)

News 9 San Antonio
Cattle shows underway at the rodeo (SASS and Rodeo)

Southeast Missourian
PRCA may rope more fans, sponsors

Dixie National Rodeo begins

St. Petersburg Times
Farm saddles up for rodeo (Tampa Bay Championship Rodeo in Dade City)


Click here to read about highlights of the upcoming Anaheim BFTS event.

Click here to read about chuting the bull with Adriano Moraes and Justin McBride on February 18th.  Click here to enter your questions for Adriano and Justin.

Click to read an update from Glover Promotions and the latest from the Rumble Seat.

Click here to see an updated PBR CT schedule with dates added for Redmond, Oregon, and Pueblo, Colorado.

Click here and scroll down to see PRCA Action Photos from various recent PRCA events.

Click here to read about ranchers burning their brands into the Rodeo Heritage Museum in Dublin.

Click to read an update from Jason Bennett.

Click here to read another article about a bull getting loose at the Sells Rodeo and injuring 9 people.

Click here to read about the Lonestar World Championship Rodeo.

Click here to read about the Mississippi State NIRA Rodeo.

Click to read the latest updates from World of Rodeo.

Click here and scroll down to read about a street in Reno named (or misnamed) for the first president of the Reno Rodeo Association.

Click here to read about the Dartmoor Chute Out rodeo in Australia.

Click here to read about a Winter Jackpot Team Roping competition.

Click here to read about the Casa Grande O'Odham Tash Indian Days which includes a rodeo.

Click here to read about the Humble ISD Rodeo.

Dallas Morning News

Stampede makes $833,500 donation (Texas Stampede)

Seattle Times

Pendleton Round-Up:  Riding horseback into Northwest history

Red Bluff Daily News
Chamber of Commerce, Red Bluff - Tehama County:  Grand marshals named for Round-Up Parade


Bullriding Event Spurs Protest from Activists (Anaheim BFTS)

Sorry the update is late this morning - we got snow overnight and I didn't have time to do it before work.  Unfortunately the same thing may happen tomorrrow....depending on the weather.

Click here to read about the Anaheim Open BFTS following the Daytona 500 on NBC this Sunday.

Here is the draw for the CT event in Knoxville this weekend:
Zack Brown on Wild Ringer; Ryan Brown on Oh No; BP Busque on Geronimo; Travis Christman on Big Deal; Royd Doyal on Flatliner; Everett Erickson on Spotted Fever; Luciano Felix on Spin Room; Sam Gallaher on Mr Carter; Dustin Hall on Hurricane; Pete Hessman on Super Dude; Mark Lopes on Electric; Allan Moraes on Sweet Sixteen; Adam Percey on Genie Weenie; Mike Petty on Tom Thumb; Nick Price on Vicademas; Evan Rasch on Skunk; Gary Richard on Helicopter; Jesse Schellhamer on Mr Freeze; Pete Uhalde on Pinky; Spud Whitman on Slick 60; Luke Young on Lethal Weapon; Justin Backlund on Look a Like; Bronson Butcher on Jet; Shawn Coleman on Rim Rock; JR DeMarsh on Dundee; Shawn Guerin on Hitch Hiker; Kyle Hannon on Money Box; Josh Hupp on Stone's Crying Out; Aaron Johnson on Rudolph; Bryan Mann on Snake Stomper; Jake Mann on Aussie Black; Himey Mataska on Fear This; Alfredo Monroy on Joker; Daniel Morgan on Gunsmoke; Mike Morris on Long John; Jarmin Ortiz on Red Ant; Tim Scott on Red Rocket; Scott Seller on Spotted Fever; Slaudenir Souza on Big One; Tavrsus Stubbs on Bull Dog; Rob Walton on Chucky and the reride bulls include Satan's Twin, Shake Rattle and Roll, Frick N That; Son of Gun, Ugly Buck, Blood Sport, and Walking On.

Click here to read the Team 3 Press Release for the upcoming Anaheim BFTS event.

Click here to read all the latest information from the IPRA.  Click here to read the latest news from the IPRA.  Click here to read about a new IPRA article series on groundbreakers.  Click here to see updated standings from the IPRA.

Click here to read about the recent Celina High School rodeo.

Click here to read about the upcoming Wine Country Rodeo in Australia.

Click here to read about IPRA team roper Stephen Britnell riding high.

Click here to read about an eight year old barrel racing threat.

Click here to read more about a wayword bull injuring spectators at the Sells Rodeo.

Click to read the latest updates from World of Rodeo.

Dallas Morning News
One sport but many ways to showcase it (includes information on tie-down roper Johnny Dean Emmons' death)

San Antonio Express-News
Rodeo Notebook
Wrangler's risks and rewards (team roper Speed Williams)
Photo slide show from the SASS and Rodeo
McBride raises the roof to screaming fans' delight (Martina McBride at the SASS Rodeo)
Journey (performing at the SASS Rodeo)
Weather doesn't dampen spirits
Quick on the draw (Western art contest at the SASS and Rodeo)
Wednesday's results

San Antonio Rodeo
Bronc Riders Come to San Antonio (includes Wednesday results)

Southeast Missourian
The cowboys are coming to town

Tri Valley Herald
Miss Rodeo Queen contest approaching (Livermore Rodeo Queen)


In case you didn't notice - since the press release was initially released yesterday, JW Hart has been added to the list of the PBR's choices for entries into USA Today's Ten Toughest Athletes (as it should be!).  You can click here to read the revised press release and here to make your vote.

Click here to read an updated PBR HNH schedule with a date added for Thibodeaux, Louisiana.

Click here to read about team roper Jhett Johnson.  Click here to read about the Dixie National Rodeo in Jackson, Mississippi.  Click here to read about Mike Outhier winning the saddle bronc title at the Southwestern International Livestock Show Rodeo in El Paso.  Click here to read about Trevor Brazile claiming the tie-down championship title in Fort Worth.  Click here to read about roughstock cowboys Mark Gomes and Mike Outhier teaming up to help each other try to win the Linderman Award.

Click to read a Championship Bull Rider update from Pam Minick.

Click to read an update from Wiley Petersen.

Click here to read about diverse groups staking out new roles in the sport of rodeo.

Click here to read about Pahrump Valley High School hosting an upcoming rodeo.

Click here to read more about an escaped bull injuring people at the Sells Rodeo and Fair.

Aberdeen News

Black Hills Stock Show attracts quarter of a million people

Texas Stampede

Texas Stampede Wrangles Money for North Texas Kids

San Antonio Express-News

Stock show participants bundle up, forge ahead

Gillette News Record

Local indoor pro rodeo to salute retiring Powder River barebacks (Winter Western Coors Pro Rodeo)

Austin Business Journal

Rodeo revs up with Ford sponsorship (Star of Texas Fair and Rodeo)

Click here to read about the South Dakota Rodeo Association moving their finals.

Click here to read about a runaway bull hurting 9 people at an Indian Rodeo.

Click here to read an article about Australian bull riding champion Todd Williams.

Click to read the latest updates from World of Rodeo.

Rapid City Journal
Stock show revenue record projected (Black Hills Stock Show)

Greeley Tribune
Vassar, Loverboy join Stampede lineup (Greeley Rocky Mountain Stampede)

Calgary Herald
Hay cashes in while the snow flies (saddle bronc rider Rod Hay)

Jackson Clarion-Ledger
Dixie Nationals
Dixie National details
Dixie National Rodeo and Livestock Show schedule

San Antonio Express News
Jackson shows his superstar talent (Alan Jackson at the SASS Rodeo)
Sharp wants to compete full time on the PRCA tour (barrel racer Casey Sharp)
Richard Oliver:  Rodeo honcho entergizes his sport (PRCA Commissioner Steve Hatchell)
Tuesday's rodeo results
Coming up (Martina McBride at the SASS Rodeo)
Ringers are welcome here (horseshoe pitching at the SASS and Rodeo)
Rodeo notebook:  From fullback to bareback (Clint Cannon)
San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo video

San Antonio Rodeo
Riders Excel at San Antonio Rodeo (includes Tuesday's results)

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
PBR hangs on early, now rides high in 2nd decade


Click here to see the Round One draw for the upcoming Anaheim BFTS.  Gaffney has drawn Simpson and Thornton's Sheep Dip.

Click here to read about the top match-ups and top stock contractors and bulls at the upcoming Anaheim BFTS.

The Mossy Oak Shoot Out bull for the Anaheim BFTS will be Simpson and Thornton's Red Alert and the bonus will be $50,000

Click here to read more about the upcoming Anaheim BFTS event.  Click here to read about PBR promotions in conjunction with the Anaheim BFTS.  Click here to read about upcoming CSA Rodeo cowboy appearances in conjunction with the Anaheim BFTS.

Don't forget to pick your PBR Fantasy team for the Anaheim BFTS.

Click here to read about an effort to get PBR athletes recognized in USA Today's Ten Toughest Athletes.

Click to read the latest update from Championship Bull Riding.

Click here to see updated CBR Billy Bob's Qualifier results.

Click here to see updated PRCA All-Around World Standings with links to individual event standings.

Click here and scroll down to see results from the recent PRCA rodeo in El Paso, Texas.

Click here and scroll down to see a video of Whiplash the Cowboy Monkey.

Stephenville Empire-Tribune

My invitation must'a got lost (Justin Boots 125th Anniversary celebration)

San Antonio Express News

Monday's rodeo results

Popular featured that debuted last year is a hit again (pig racing at the SASS and Rodeo)

Cleburne Times-Review

Yeeee-haaaaww (FWSS and Rodeo)

Las Vegas Sun

Columnist Ron Kantowski (scroll down to read about the possibility of NBC dropping AFL, perhaps to show the PBR regularly)

Miami Herald

Los Fresnos, Texas, Rodeo Draws More Than 11,000 People (Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo)

Youths Compete for Prize Money, Scholarships at San Antonio Rodeo

Omak Chronicle

Commancheros elect officers for 2004 season (Tonasket Founders Day PRCA Rodeo)

Justin Boot honors McKee for work as rodeo volunteer (Omak Stampede volunteer)

San Antonio Rodeo

World Champions Struggle in San Antonio (Third performance results)

Sewalt Moves to Top of Leader Board (Rusty Sewalt - Fourth performance results)

Click here to read an article on the original steer wrestler, Bill Pickett.

Click here to see an updated PBR HNH schedule with a date added for Pasadena, Texas.  Click here to see an updated PBR CT schedule with a date added for Pendleton, Oregon.

Click to read the latest news from the WPRA.

Top Artists Saddle Up for RodeoHouston

Happy Birthday to Cauy Hudson (28) today!

Click to read an update from BJ Kramps.

Click to read the latest updates from World of Rodeo.

Click here to read about Wrangler's new brand of clothing meant to target urban cowgirls.

Reno Gazette-Journal
Reno resident heads Association of Rodeo Committees (includes other PRCA and PBR news)

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Fort Worth Briefs (FWSS and Rodeo attendance)

San Antonio Express News
Rodeo notebook
Coming up (Alan Jackson at the SASS Rodeo)
San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo video

Lines form early for venerable rodeo classic (Pendleton Round-Up)

San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Bull rider has turned it around (Adriano Moraes)

Union Democrat
Nine vie for Roundup Queen title (Mother Lode Roundup)

News 9 San Antonio
Steers, heifers steal the rodeo spotlight


Click here to read about the Men's Journal featuring the PBR.

Click here to read an update from Rob Smets including some great news from Dennis Johnson.

Click to see results from recent PRCA events in Rapid City, South Dakota; and Scottsdale, Arizona.

Click to read the latest news from the WPRA.  Click here to see results from recent WPRA events in El Paso, Texas; Scottsdale, Arizona; Fort Worth, Texas; Rapid City, South Dakota; and Los Fresnos, Texas.  Click here to see updated WPRA standings.  Click to read the latest WPRA updates from the Texas circuit.

Click to read the latest updates from Indian Rodeo News.  Click to read a review of the Atlanta BFTS from Indian Rodeo News.

Click to read an update from Jody Newberry.

Click to see updated standings, results and news from XD Sports.

Click here to read the Team 3 Press Release for the Tampa and Atlanta BFTS events.

Click here to read about the Troy State rodeo team's performance at the Mississippi State rodeo.

Click here to read about Whiskey Flat Days in Kernville, CA, which includes a rodeo.

Rapid City Journal

Mortensen dresses for safety and sales (Dan Mortensen)

Rodeo duds not just for show (Dan Mortensen)

Bay City Tribune

County ready for rodeo fun (Matagorda County Fair and Rodeo)

Aberdeen American News
From Ree Heights to new heights (saddle bronc rider Billy Etbauer)

Click here to read about the Wrangler Pro Rodeo Tour event in Rapid City.  Click here to see final bull riding standings from Rapid City (with links to other events). Click here to see updated Wrangler Winter Tour Standings.

Click here to read about the University of Arizona NIRA Rodeo.

Click to read the latest updates from World of Rodeo.

Dallas Morning News
Brazile ties down first title in Fort Worth (Trevor Brazile - includes results from the FWSS Rodeo)

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Stock Show remains:  lost items
Brazile dominates calf roping
2004 Stock Show - Words of Wisdom
10 Minutes With (publicity manager for the FWSS)
2004 Stock Show results
23 Days of Showtime

Rapid City Journal
Stock Show rodeo:  Smith wrangles roping title (Stran Smith - includes results)
Show finishes strong (BHSS and Rodeo)

El Paso Times
Barnyard a big draw at coliseum (Southwestern International Livestock Show and Rodeo)
Rodeo brothers maintain lifestyle (Jake and Jimmie Cooper)

San Antonio Express News
Concert Review:  Brooks and Dunn delivers signature sounds, strange visuals (at the SASS Rodeo)
Everyone's a winner as special-needs children participate in a mock rodeo
Tow trucks are active in rodeo VIP parking
Sunday's rodeo results
A legendary cowboy (Jim Shoulders)
Brooks and Dunn rock SBC center
Coming up (Brooks and Dunn's second performance at the rodeo)
Rodeo notebook
Scroll down for SA Stock Show and Rodeo video

San Antionio Stock Show and Rodeo
Third Performance rodeo results

Valley Morning Star
Sun sets on rodeo (Los Fresnos PRCA rodeo)

Brownsville Herald
Cowboys win the crowd's hearts at Los Fresnos rodeo


Happy Birthday to Myron Duarte (36) today!

Here are PBR/Andy Watson photos from the Atlanta BFTS event:
Adriano Moraes on Blondie for 89.5 points in Round One
Ross Coleman on Cripple Creek Slick Willy for 91 points in the Short Go
Rob Smets saving Gary Richard
Cauy Hudson on I'm a Bad Cat in Round One

Click here to see complete results from the Atlanta BFTS event.  Gaffney rode Midwest Swing in Round One for 84 points and finished the event with 84 points, 84 BFTS points and $0 won.

Click here to read the PBR Press Release for the Atlanta BFTS event.  Davis, Coleman and Teague Bucking Bulls' Night life was named Bull of the Event and Lovelace and Carr Bucking Bulls' Little White Soldier was second.  Mike White won the Enterprise Ride with the Best $5,000 bonus while Dan Henricks won the Bud Light Short Go Top Qualifier bonus of $2,500.  Dan Henricks did not win the Ford Moment of Truth bonus so that will climb to $10,000 in Anaheim.  On the injury front, Chris Shivers has a dislocated right shoulder and did not compete, Adriano Moraes is competing with a strained right knee, Cody Whitney has a sore back and neck and is questionable for competition and Paulo Crimber has a right groin strain and is not competing.

Click here to see updated PBR BFTS Points Standings after Atlanta.  Gaffney is 21st with 6 events attended, 12 bulls attempted and 8 bulls ridden for a riding percentage of 66.7% for 950 BFTS points, 2,148 points behind leader Adriano Moraes.

Click here to see updated PBR Qualifier Standings after Atlanta.  Gaffney is 58th with $2,875 won - $131,565 behind leader Adriano Moraes.

Click here to see the updated PBR 90-Point club after Atlanta.

Click here to read the PBR Injury Report from Atlanta for Mike Collins, BJ Kramps, and Jesse Schellhamer.

Click here to read PBR Injury Updates.

Click here to read about the next BFTS event in Anaheim.

Click to read an update from Reuben Geleynse.

Click here to read about the National High School Rodeo Finals returning to Farmington in 2008 and 2009.

Click here to read about one Louisiana high school steer wrestler's performance at the Cenla High School Rodeo.

Click here to read about the Ballarat Agricultural and Pastoral Society Rodeo in Australia.

Click here to read about the recent Five Star Championship Bull Riding event in Davie, Florida.

Click here to read the latest updates from World of Rodeo.

Click here to read about the Little Britches Rodeo in Pontotoc, Mississippi.

Click here to read about a women succeeding in the male-dominated roping competition at Rope America.

Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Local cowboy taking stock of competition (bareback rider Jason Jeter - includes results)

Hard work, big payoff (FWSS)

Crowd pleasers (International Trick Riding Team at the FWSS rodeo)

2004 Stock Show - 10 minutes with (auctioneer Bruce Miller)

2004 Stock Show - Today's Sure Thing
They're in the money (FWSS auction)

Ladies on the Lamb buy six champion animals for $46,000

Sale of Champions (FWSS)

Record spent at Sale of Champions (FWSS)

Teen repeats with Angus breed champion (FWSS)

Dallas Morning News

Steer fetches $132,500 (at the FWSS)

Title chase comes down to the wire today (bareback rider James Boudreaux - includes results)

Rapid City Journal

Final day for big bucks at stock show


Saturdays can't be beat at the Black Hills Stock Show Rodeo

San Antonio Express News

Saturday's results (San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo)

Extreme sports finds a spot in rodeo

Rodeo notebook (early all-around competition leader)

Fans happy with Reba's "rescue" (replacing Alabama at the SASS Rodeo)

Coming up - Brooks and Dunn (at the SASS Rodeo)

Drawing life from death (calf roper Rusty Sewalt)

Cowboys aren't the only ones competing for prize money (SA Stock Show & Rodeo)

San Antonio Rodeo

Xtreme Bulls results

First and Second performance results

El Paso Times

Veteran still enjoys rodeo experience (tie-down roper Mike Johnson)

Valley Morning Star

Busy day at stock show (Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo and Cameron County Fair and Livestock Show)

Area amateurs get shot a pro cowboys (Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo)

Brownsville Herald

Wranglin' at the Rodeo (Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo)

Billings Gazette

Sports digest (scroll down to Pro Rodeo to read about the Xtreme Bulls event in San Antonio)

Baytown Sun
Dance, auction to add to scholarship pot (in association with the HLSR)

San Angelo Standard-Times

Kids aim to land spots as rodeo clowns and princesses (in association with the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo)

Abilene Reporter-News

Plenty more Xtreme bull riding on schedule (Xtreme Bulls in San Antonio)

Biloxi Sun-Herald

Oregon rodeo truly a wild ride (Pendleton Round-Up)

Augusta Chronicle

Town's hotels fill up for annual Oregon Rodeo (Pendleton Round-Up)

Orlando Sentinel

Rodeo's history warrants a nod from Jeb Bush (Silver Spurs Rodeo)

Los Angeles Times
Wyoming bucks as Texas hombres try to corral logo (Texas Stampede)