Vezain was set for his sixth Wrangler NFR trip in the past seven years. But on the last weekend of the regular season, in late September, he suffered a broken back and had no feeling from the waist down.
The National Finals Rodeo continued Thursday in Las Vegas. Here are all the highlights from the eighth go-round.
Here is the schedule of events for the National Finals Rodeo on Friday, December 14.
The National Finals Rodeo continued its annual 10-day run at the Thomas Mack Center in Las Vegas on Thursday.
Unlike the NFR at the Thomas and Mack Center, the Junior NFR at the Las Vegas Convention Center offers breakaway roping for girls 19-and under. This event allows the young women of rodeo one more event to participate in, aside from barrel racing.
Here are the National Finals Rodeo eighth performance results from Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.
Tons of dirt are delivered to the home of UNLV basketball a few days before the NFR commences, spread out over six hours and then, following the 10th and final go-round, packed and stored behind the arena until next year.
Going into the final week of the PRCA’s regular season, in late September, there’s nothing more stomach-churning than being on the bubble.
Here is the schedule of events for the National Finals Rodeo on Thursday, December 13.
The National Finals Rodeo continued Wednesday in Las Vegas. Here are all the highlights from the seventh go-round.
Sage Kimzey is pledging $10 for every point he scores during the NFR to the American Valor Foundation — a non-profit that supports veterans and first responders founded on behalf of the late Navy Seal Chris Kyle, whose life was depicted in the 2014 Academy Award winning film American Sniper .
The National Finals Rodeo continued its annual 10-day run at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas on Wednesday.
Here are the National Finals Rodeo seventh performance results from Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.
At 22 years old, Roscoe Jarboe is already competing in his third Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. On its surface, the fact that Jarboe made it back to Las Vegas this year doesn’t seem surprising, since he qualified each of the past two years.
Each night of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, 17,000 fans jam into the Thomas & Mack Center to take in all the action. But that represents only a fraction of those in town for this annual 10-day event.