Pro Rodeo Canada
May 22, 2013
For immediate release
Some contestants took advantage of the B.C. rodeos to ‘double down’. In fact, there were duplicate winners at both Falkland and Luxton in three events!
One of those was the team roping, where Longview’s Don DePaoli and Travis Nickolson of Medicine Hat claimed first place at both shows. Call it ‘beginner’s luck’ or ‘experience counts’, but the brand new combination was a winning one. ... read more
2013 RODEO BLOGS May, 2013 with Luke Butterfield
Hello everyone. This is my first blog for the CPRA website and am very excited at the opportunity to share my rodeo experience and thoughts with everyone. After winning the 2012 Canadian Saddle Bronc Riding Championship, I decided to take some time off until the first big rodeo of 2013. I declined some invitational events as I figured I needed a break to physically and mentally recoup after the 2012 rodeo season during which I estimate I got on at least 150 bucking horses and traveled 150,000 kms. ... read more