Las Vegas has always been a popular location for Wyoming rodeo fans in December. It now appears that a flight to Orlando will have to be booked. On Sunday December 15th, the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association board voted 6-3 Sunday to reject Las Vegas' offer to keep the NFR past 2014 and to chase a more richer offer to move to Central Florida near Disney World and Orlando.
As Prca cowboys and cowgirls gather in Las Vegas, Nevada for the National Finals Rodeo, they also take time to honor those that work so hard during the course of the year to provide great rodeos for them to compete. For the 14th time, the Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo has been voted PRCA Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year!
Jhett Johnson of Casper was possibly the unlikeliest bet to win a world championship at this week’s $6 million Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas.
He and his team-roping partner, Turtle Powell of Texas, entered rodeo’s Super Bowl ranked 12th of the 15 top teams in terms of earnings this season in the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, and Powell’s horse, appropriately nam
LAS VEGAS --- Clayton Savage, a Casper native now living in Cheyenne, not only got up and walked away from a wreck that could have killed him, but did it just after winning the seventh round at the $6 million Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas.
Turtle Powell of Texas and Jhett Johnson of Wyoming are on a mission to win their first world titles at the 10-day, $6 million Wrangler National Finals Rodeo this week in Las Vegas.
Powell, 38 of Stephenville, Texas and Johnson, 40 of Casper, Wyo...