For the first time ever Canadians have ridden away from the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with three world titles. Levi Simpson and Jeremy Buhler in the Team Roping and Zeke Thurston in the Saddle Bronc Riding are all sporting the coveted gold buckles of World Champions.
“It’s kind of funny, this was the fastest time of the week and the slowest I’ve gone in my mind.”-Kolton Schmidt
“Full Baggage – he’s a big, strong horse that I’ve always wanted to get on and there’s no better place to do that than right here.” – Orin Larsen
“It’s not over ‘til I win.” – Orin Larsen