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  • George Doke rodeo clown and bullfighter
    George Doke rodeo clown and bullfighter
    When you visit with George Doke, he makes you laugh, and feel good about life. He is an amazing man. He made his living, supported his family, and lived his dream being a rodeo clown and bullfighter. George clearly remembers the day he knew his...
  • Working Ranch Cowboys rodeo
    Amarillo, still the real Texas
    By Bob & Sandy NesoffMembers: North American Travel Journalists Association American Society of Journalists and AuthorsThe perception of most Americans of Texas and the Old West relies on B-movies and television shows. The reality is that the...
  • RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo in Yakima
    RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo heading to Kissimmee in March 2015
    Cowboys from across the country have been competing in the RAM Rodeo events to get one step closer to the big final event in Kissimmee, Florida this March, 2015 where the best of the best will ride for the title of champion. The RAM Rodeo Circuit...
  • John McBeth
    John McBeth…World Champion Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame Bronc Rider
    One of the rodeo’s greats is a humble, but proud cowboy. When you talk to him, he tips his hat in respect and looks you right in the eye. It does not take long to know you are with a man who stands for truth and honor. John McBeth, 1974...
  • Garth Brooks and 16,000 others celebrate Trisha Yearwood's birthday in Atlanta
    Garth Brooks and 16,000 others celebrate Trisha Yearwood's birthday in Atlanta
    Garth Brooks celebrated Trisha Yearwood's birthday in Atlanta with a "surprise" party midway through his show on Friday night. There was cake, a birthday tiara, a "surprise" guest in Kelly Clarkson and a chorus of "...
  • A touch of the Wild West in Sheridan, WY
    A touch of the Wild West in Sheridan, WY
    Doing a Wild West road trip? If so, consider adding Sheridan, WY as one of your stops along the way. We did just that recently, stopping here between Yellowstone and Mount Rushmore. It’s perfectly located about half-way between.Sheridan,...
  • Free Baytown Special Rodeo registration open through September 1
    Free Baytown Special Rodeo registration open through September 1
    Baytown’s 13th Annual Special Rodeo is on Saturday, September 13 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. It is located at the Baytown Youth Fair Grounds at 7900 North Main Street in Baytown, Texas. Pre-registration by September 1 is required for all...
  • A brief history of the PBR: Just a bunch of cowboys having fun
    A brief history of the PBR: Just a bunch of cowboys having fun
    The sport of bull riding has been around since the frontier days of the 1800’s. The cowboys that worked the ranches had to have the skills of roping and riding in their everyday life that the modern rodeos use today in competition. These...
  • Schiffner wins bull riding competition at 2014 Calgary Stampede
    Schiffner wins bull riding competition at 2014 Calgary Stampede
    According to the Calgary Stampede website, Scott Schiffner of Strathmore won the 2014 Calgary Stampede bull riding competition, the signature event of one of the world's most prestigious rodeo competitions. Schiffner posted a score of 89.5...
  • Five Canadian cowboys advance to final of Calgary Stampede
    Five Canadian cowboys advance to final of Calgary Stampede
    According to the Calgary Stampede website, five Canadian cowboys have advanced to the Sunday Showdown of the 2014 Calgary Stampede through Wildcard Saturday. The list includes saddle bronc rider Dustin Flundra of Pincher Creek, Alberta, bareback...
  • Grant advances to finals at Calgary Stampede
    Grant advances to finals at Calgary Stampede
    According to the Calgary Stampede website on Friday, Morgan Grant of Granton, Ontario has accomplished a remarkable feat and has advanced to two different finals on Sunday at the Calgary Stampede. Grant finished in the top four in each the tie...
  • Canadian bull riders move into top two in Pool B at Calgary Stampede
    Canadian bull riders move into top two in Pool B at Calgary Stampede
    According to the Calgary Stampede website, there are two Canadian cowboys that now occupy the top two positions in the aggregate standings in the bull riding competition of the 2014 Calgary Stampede. Ty Pozzobon of Merritt, British Columbia is in...
  • Grant into contention in two events at the Calgary Stampede
    Grant into contention in two events at the Calgary Stampede
    To be able to compete at a high level in one event at the Calgary Stampede is challenging. However Morgan Grant of Granton, Ontario on Wednesday has put himself in the position to compete in two events at the Calgary Stampede.Grant won the steer...
  • Horse dies at the Calgary Stampede
    Horse dies at the Calgary Stampede
    According to the Canadian Press on Tuesday, a horse died during a chuckwagon racing training session at the Calgary Stampede. The horse named Denny, was 12 years old, and was part of Reg Johnstone's team. Denny last raced at the Ponoka...
  • Canadian cowboys advance to Sunday Showdown of Calgary Stampede
    Canadian cowboys advance to Sunday Showdown of Calgary Stampede
    According to the Calgary Stampede website on Monday, two Canadian cowboys have advanced to the Sunday Showdown of the 2014 Calgary Stampede. They are bareback rider Jake Vold of Ponoka, Alberta and bull rider Scott Schiffner of Strathmore, Alberta...