RIVERDALE, CA 5/4/14 rodeo, will tractor drag
4/22/14- ALLENTOWN, NJ 4/27/14
barrel race, warmups start at 10:00 am,
race starts at noon.
4/22/14- NORCO, CA 5/3 - 5/4/14
barrel race, approved.
PA 5/3/14 co-approved & junior barrel races,
HUMANSVILLE, MO 5/3/14 co-approved & permit
only sidepot, approved.
3/26/14-ATTENTION ST. PAUL, MN
4/25/14 - 4/27/14 rodeo contestants,
the state vet is requiring HEALTH PAPERS for ALL
horses that enter the grounds.
here for details.
wins WPRA Divisional Circuit event in Red Bluff by
There are a lot of miles
of highway to cover from Guthrie, Oklahoma to Red
Bluff, California. The
trip to Northern California is worth the drive, however.
Not only is it the home of the prestigious Red Bluff
Round Up but also the Bud Light 3000, hosted by the
Round Up committee as the kick-off event of Round
2015 Rule Proposals Now Being
Each Spring the Board of Directors asks WPRA members to submit
their rule proposals for the following year.The
WPRA Office will be accepting 2015 Rule Proposals from now
until May 14, 2014..MORE
Update 4/1/14 As I am writing this
Presidents Letter, I am flying home from the WPRA Board of
Directors meeting in Colorado Springs. This meeting is the
Board's only "face to face" meeting of the year;
therefore it is a very important and productive meeting. All
of our other monthly meetings are held on conference calls,
which saves the Association a lot of money. The Board welcomed
three newly elected members, and welcomed back a past member....
Mark Your Calendars! WPRA World Finals October 23-26, 2014 3/24/14 The WPRA Board of Directors has approved the dates of October 23-26, 2014 for the WPRA World Finals in Waco, Texas. There will be over $90,000 in added money and PESI bonus money. Details and ground rules will be available on or before May 1, 2014.
A Celebration of Life will be held for Roxy McIntosh
Saturday, April 19 @ 11:00 a.m. at the V T Ranch in
Paso Robles. She will be laid to rest on the ranch alongside
her great horses Lee Rider, Balderdash, Grey Dog and all her
cattle dogs. Read
a touching tribute by her family. For more information
or to attend the service, Monty Shea can be reached at 951-314-0348
Our condolences go out to Jan Youren, WPRA Gold Card member
and former World Champion, who lost her husband Jim this past
weekend. They were in Las Vegas at an event when he passed.
James Edward Youren was born Aug. 16, 1932 to Harry and Mary
Youren. Raised on the Youren family homestead in Garden Valley.
Jim worked on the ranch with his dad and ran cows in Bear
the Equine Athlete
This is a simple, straightforward
Spotlight on Rules & Policies Rule # 9.3.3 Any member,
members spouse, members parent(s), or
person with any relationship with a WPRA competitor
whether related or not who recklessly...MORE