Rodeo
Rodeo (/ˈroʊdiːoʊ/ or /roʊˈdeɪ.oʊ/) is a competitive sport that arose out of the working practices of cattle herding in Spain, Mexico, and later the United States, Canada, South America, Australia and...
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History of rodeo
History of Rodeo tracks the lineage of modern Western rodeo.
The rodeo was not originally a sporting event, but an integral part of cattle-ranching in areas of Spanish influence. The working rode...
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Charreada
The charreada (  [charea'da] ) or charrería is a competitive event similar to rodeo and was developed from animal husbandry practices used on the haciendas of old Mexico. The sport has been ...
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Chilean rodeo
Rodeo is a traditional sport in Chile. It was declared the national sport in 1962. It has since thrived, especially in the more rural areas of the country. Chilean rodeo is different from the rodeo fo...
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Australian rodeo
Rodeos have long been a popular competitor and spectator sport in Australia, but were not run on an organized basis until the 1880s.
Newspaper reports recorded public roughriding events that took ...
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Calf roping
Calf roping, also known as tie-down roping, is a rodeo event that features a calf and a rider mounted on a horse. The goal of this timed event is for the rider to catch the calf by throwing a loop of...
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Breakaway roping
Breakaway roping is a variation of calf roping where a calf is roped, but not thrown and tied. It is a rodeo event that features a calf and one mounted rider. The calves are moved one at a time throu...
Team roping
Team roping also known as heading and heeling is a rodeo event that features a steer (typically a Corriente) and two mounted riders. The first roper is referred to as the "header", the person who rope...
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Barrel racing
Barrel racing is a rodeo event in which a horse and rider attempt to complete a clover-leaf pattern around preset barrels in the fastest time. Though both boys and girls compete at the youth level and...
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Steer wrestling
Steer wrestling, also known as bulldogging, is a rodeo event in which a horse-mounted rider chases a steer, drops from the horse to the steer, then wrestles the steer to the ground by twisting its hor...
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Goat tying
Goat tying is a rodeo event that is typically seen in youth, high school and college rodeos.
The object is to race to the end of the rodeo arena to where a goat is staked out on a 10 feet (3.0...
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Bronc riding
Bronc riding, either bareback bronc or saddle bronc competition, is a rodeo event that involves a rodeo participant riding on a horse (sometimes called a bronc or bronco), that attempts to throw or b...
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Bull riding
Bull riding refers to rodeo sports that involve a rider getting on a large bull and attempting to stay mounted while the animal attempts to buck off the rider.In the American tradition the rider must ...
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Steer roping
Steer roping, also known as steer tripping or steer jerking, is a rodeo event that features a steer and one mounted cowboy.The steer roper starts behind a "barrier" - a taut rope fastened with an easi...
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Pole bending
Pole bending is timed event that features a horse and one mounted rider, running a weaving or serpentine path around six poles arranged in a line. This event is usually seen in high school rodeos and ...
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Animal treatment in rodeo
The treatment of animals in rodeo has been a source of concern for the industry, the public, and the law for decades. Protests were first raised in the 1870s, and, in the middle twentieth century, la...
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All-Around Cowboy
All-Around Cowboy, or All-Around, is an award given to a rodeo competitor who is most successful in two or more events. Most individual rodeos and championships determine the winner of this award at ...
Angola Prison Rodeo
The Angola Prison Rodeo, staged at the Louisiana State Penitentiary, is the longest running prison rodeo in the United States.It is held on one weekend in April and on every Sunday in October. On each...
List of Canadian Rodeo Champions
In recent times, the Canadian Champion has been determined at the Canadian Finals Rodeo in Edmonton, AB.
Carl Olson 1945Carl Olson 1946Joe Keeler 1947Carl Olson 1948Allan Brown 1949Cam Lansdell 19...
Stamford, Texas
Stamford is a city located on the border of Jones and Haskell counties in west central Texas. The population was 3,124 according to the 2010 census. Henry McHarg, president of the Texas Central Railro...
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International Gay Rodeo Association
The International Gay Rodeo Association (IGRA), founded in 1985, is the sanctioning body for gay rodeos held throughout the United States and Canada. They are the largest group coordinating rodeo even...
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