ProRodeo Hall of Fame to Induct WPRA Members
11/30/16 - COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. -The Women's Professional Rodeo Association and the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association are adding a new chapter in 2017 to their storied history.
The two Associations along with the ProRodeo Hall of Fame have partnered together to include barrel racers in the Hall of Fame for the first time ever. This is a huge milestone with both associations being very proud of this recognition.
"I am beyond thrilled to see this partnership come to fruition not only for the WPRA and its members but for all of rodeo," said Doreen Wintermute, WPRA President. "I can't thank the PRCA and the ProRodeo Hall of Fame enough for making this happen."
PRCA Commissioner Karl Stressman made the announcement at the 2016 State of the PRCA address in Las Vegas at the Wrangler NFR Convention, on November 29. MORE
And the 2016 Justin Boots Best Footing Awards® Winners Are...
11/4/16 - The WPRA and Justin Boots are proud to announce the winners (and runners up) of the 2016 Justin Best Footing Awards® ground program. This amazing program allows the WPRA Board of Directors and our members to recognize those committees in each circuit who have put forth an extra effort to ensure safe and consistent around conditions for the barrel race. MORE
WPRA Honors Those in Rodeo Working Behind the Scenes
11/4/16 - Each year, the WPRA honors those in the business, who work tirelessly behind the scenes to make rodeo happen and barrel racing the success that it is. Winners in each of our recognition categories will be officially recognized during the annual WPRA Star Celebration on Thursday, Dec. 1 at the Grand Ballroom of the South Point Hotel and Casino. MORE
RULE 126.96.36.199.2. — Points won after determination of the circuit and national year, but prior to the purchase of the next year’s membership, will not count for the succeeding year unless the member timely (by December 31) purchases membership for the succeeding year. If a member allows her membership to expire, all points previously won will be forfeited unless member purchases membership for the succeeding year (by December 31). MORE