Thursday, February 23, 2012

Not all Rodeo is Bad

So i decided to research FUN facts about rodeos as there is so much negative publicity about this sport out there.

- There are rules that regulates the handling of the animals which were first put by Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) in 1947.

- All professional rodeos are governed by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association or PRCA.

- The word Rodeo was rarely used by the American cowboy sport until the 1920s, it was rather referred to as cowboy contests.

- The term rodeo means to “go around” in Spanish.

- Bull riding has become rodeo’s most popular contest.

- The PBR (professional Bull Riding) is the biggest and most profitable bull riding event.