Patriotism is easily one of the themes at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, with Old Glory taking centre stage before each and every performance.
While Canada’s Orin Larsen is hoping to cash in for a bit more in winnings, it was the horse that took home the win as Calgary Stampede’s Xplosive Skies took home bareback horse of the night.
Calgary’s Reckless Margie showed Jessy Davis some of the horsepower coming out of Canada in 2016 during the fifth round of competition at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.
But in the Bareback Riding there was no one better than Jake Vold, again eclipsing the field with an 89 point score atop Hi Lo ProRodeo’s Wilson Sanchez.
Jeremy Buhler celebrates his and heading partner Levi Simpson’s 4.0 second run, splitting the round win during the fifth performance of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.
Every once in a while you just have to include a rank photo of a non-Canadian. Matt Reeves showed why he has qualified for the 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with this great run.
When you don’t have any Canadian competitors in the barrel racing, it afford you the opportunity to play with the various lights at the Thomas and Mack. Always love showing motion in images.
Canadian raised Chicken Dance, owned by Northcott and hauled by Bookman Rodeo got the better of Bristow, Oklahoma’s Garrett Tribble during the fifth round of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.