Where In The World Is Canadian Cowboy?

Fort Worth, Texas Embracing their cowboy past is the hallmark of Texas, and nowhere is it more evident than at Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District. The 98-acre (40 ha) site pays tribute to the stockyards, which opened in 1866. Today, The Stockyards consist of entertainment and shopping venues that capitalize on the “Cowtown” image …

Future Super Stars

  The key to a successful rodeo is the rough stock. If the horses buck, then everyone agrees it was a good rodeo — it’s as simple as that. These days, stock contractors are in a far better position to obtain the best stock because of the rise in exciting bucking horse futurities. In 2019, …

Breakaway!

Congratulations to breakaway roper Makayla Boisjoli of Calgary, Alta., who now resides in Stephenville, Texas, and won the Average at the Women’s Professional Rodeo Assoc., World Championships held in Waco, Texas at the end of October. What was once a junior rodeo event has emerged as a popular, crowd-pleasing sport. Money-wise, it rapidly went big …