He's won five world titles, but do you really know that much about Sage Kimzey? What makes the five-time world champion tick? What moment gave him that "chip on his shoulder" that all top athletes seem to have picked up somewhere along the line? Where does he derive the mental game it takes to stay at the top of the game from? It's time you sat down and found out how he became legendary.
Pro, May 8
The long hours on the road are necessary for 2016 world champion team roper Levi Simpson, but he’s glad he often shares those drives and the ups and downs of being a professional cowboy with his wife and young daughter, who was born the year he won the NFR title.
Pro, Jan 12
Rich and Rainey Skelton both competed in Las Vegas this past December: Rich at the 2017 CINCH Boyd Gaming Chute Out, and Rainey at the 2017 Junior NFR. If there are two things you should know about the Skeltons, it’s that they love roping, and they’re darn good at it—see for yourself.
Pro, Jan 10
Arguably one of the greatest horsewomen to ever travel the pro rodeo circuit, Sherry Cervi has spent her career mastering the art of barrel racing.
Pro, Jan 29
Tuker Carricato may be humble, but his talents were exactly the opposite at the 2017 Junior NFR. Pressure can weigh heavily on young rodeo competitors, and it was mounting as Carricato had to watch every other junior bareback rider compete with strong scores. But Carricato showed the makings of a champion when he came through with his highest score of the week at 85.75 points, earning him the junior bareback title with an average score of 82.583.
Pro, Dec 23
Join Derek Kolbaba for a day of photoshoots, autograph signings, doctors visits, and the part of the job he enjoys and respects the dangers of the most, bull riding.
Pro, Feb 15
“It really would be something else for all three of us to make it to the CFR this year, because it’s never really happened I don’t think.” – CPRA Bull Rider, Kane Larsen. Ever since brothers Tyrel, Orin and Kane’s steer riding days were over, they went their separate ways in the rodeo arena and each chose a roughstock event of their own. Now, as the end 2018 Canadian Professional Rodeo Association season draws near, they could set a record if all three are able to qualify for the pinnacle event in rodeo north of the border: the Canadian Finals Rodeo.
Pro, Sep 22