California High School Rodeo Association State Finals in Bishop, CA
This week (June 8-13, 2014), about 300 members of the California High School Rodeo Association (CHSRA), will be roping, riding, tying, racing, buckin, cuttin, and having the time of their lives, at the Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fairgrounds in Bishop, California, for the 2014 CHSRA State Finals!
These 300 contestants are made up of the top 5 contestants, from each event, from each of the CHSRA's nine (9) Districts (see below for CHSRA District breakdown). The cowboys and cowgirls (the future of professional rodeo!) will be vying for the State Championships. Additionally, the top four contestants in each event, will qualify to participate in the National High School rodeo Finals (NHSRA) which will be held in Rock Springs, Wyoming (Sweetwater Events Complex) July 13-19, 2014.
Please join us as we wish each and every contestant good luck as they give it all they have this week! These contestants have worked all year within their own California Districts to earn the opportunity to go to the Finals! This week, they will compete in: Barrels, Bareback Riding, Breakaway, Bull Riding, Cutting, Pole Bending, Saddle Bronc Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Tie Down Roping, 22 Lt Rifle, Shotgun, and of course, CHSRA Queen event.
Links to Contestants by Event:
Barrels ( link )
Bareback Riding ( link )
Breakaway ( link )
Bull Riding ( link )
Boys Cutting ( link )
Girls Cutting ( link )
Polebending ( link )
Saddle Bronc Riding ( link )
Steer Wrestling ( link )
Team Roping ( link )
Tie Down Roping ( link )
22 LT Rifle ( link )
Shotgun ( link )
CHSRA Queen ( link )
To learn more about the California High School Rodeo Association, please visit the following websites and/or social media (FB) pages. Please take a moment to "Like" their Facebook Pages so you can follow their activities throughout the year!
CHSRA District Two ( Website / Facebook )
Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino Lake, Sonoma, Marin and Napa
CHSRA District Eight ( Website / Facebook )
Riverside, Orange, Imperial, San Diego, Los Angeles and San Bernardino (Lines are south San Bernardino, south of mountain ranges - Calico Mt., Soda Mt. and Shadow Mt., Los Angeles County south of San Gabriel Mt. range from Tejon to San Bernardino
On behalf of the PRCA and WPRA California Circuits, we wish each and every one of you the best of luck! Ride hard and give it your all - We are all rooting for you! We hope to see you all at the PRCA RAM California Circuit Finals Rodeo - October 17 & 18, 2014!! (website / Facebook ).