Jorge Valdiviezo is the first Mexican on the Built Ford Tough Series, where the PBR’s best 35 riders compete. The 26-year-old competed in the Last Cowboy Standing this weekend at Las Vegas Village.
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Jacobs Crawley isn't your typical rodeo athlete. When he wasn't busy riding bucking horses at Texas A&M, Crawley earned his degree in industrial and systems engineering.
Results from Monday night's fifth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center.
You might think the most important thing to the 115 contestants in the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is competing well enough to cash a few checks over the course of the 10-day event at the Thomas & Mack Center.
We're now halfway through the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, and if there's one trend that's beginning to stand out, it's that Team Navajo Nation has dominated team roping.
Monday morning's production meeting at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo was business as usual for the most part.
Tuesday's WNFR event schedule
Saddle bronc rider Cody "Hot Sauce" DeMoss continues to live on the edge at the National Finals Rodeo in his bid for his first world title after an event-record five second-place finishes.
If the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association could've picked the person to win the largest National Finals Rodeo round-money check ever written, Clayton Foltyn wouldn't have been a bad choice.
Scenes from the NFR's fourth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center on Sunday.
The toughest ticket in town this time of year? No doubt, it's to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. But you can be front and center for the WNFR, every night, all around town, if you want. And a lot of people want.
Only the best of the best make it to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. The top 15 money winners in each of seven events during the regular season gain admittance to the 10-day bonanza at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Here's your schedule of events for the WNFR today and Tuesday.
The results from the fourth round at the National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Steven Peebles has already survived a brush with death this year. Through the first three rounds of the National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center, the bareback rider also has climbed 12 spots in the standings, nearly erasing a big deficit to four-time defending world champion and four-time defending NFR average winner Kaycee Feild.
Scenes from the NFR's third go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday night.
It was fitting that steer wrestlers Clayton Hass and Ty Erickson finished first and second in the third round of the National Finals Rodeo on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Rodeo cowboys know that part of what they sign up for is taking a tremendous beating on pretty much a nightly basis. And each year, the only way they'll get to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is to absorb that beating and move on to the next round, the next ride, the next rodeo.
There's no doubt that all the action taking place at the Thomas & Mack Center is the focal point of Wrangler National Finals Rodeo week here in Las Vegas. That's as it should be.
Here's your schedule of events for WNFR this weekend.
Third-round results from the National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Scenes from the NFR's second go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center on Friday night.
Competing in her second straight National Finals Rodeo at age 58, barrel racer Nancy Hunter hit two barrels in a disappointing run in the second round Friday night at the Thomas & Mack Center. But she had no problem putting things in perspective.