• WPRA World Finals Provides SomethingFor Everyone

    World Finals

    WPRA World Finals Provides Something
    For Everyone
    Photo courtesy of Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo

    9/26/16 The 2016 WPRA World Finals
    offers opportunities for all levels of membership from those searching for a world title, to those looking to get a head start on the 2017 rodeo season, to those looking to fill their permit.
  • Hillman Adds Pendleton Title to 2016 Resume


    Hillman Adds Pendleton Title to 2016 Resume
    Photo by: Bob Click

    9/19/16 Pendleton, Oregon—The long course at the Pendleton Round-Up can challenge the nerves of even the most seasoned of riders—
    WPRA barrel racers navigate
    the huge course from grass
    to dirt... MORE
  • Nellie Miller Wins Ellensburg, Inches Closer to Top 15


    Nellie Miller Wins Ellensburg, Inches Closer to Top 15
    Photo by: Bob Click

    9/8/16 Nellie Miller certainly never planned to be in the northwest during late summer, or to be making a run at all the major fall rodeos this year. Of course she never imagined she’d have the chance to make the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo this year either – but sometimes things change.

From the Office

Welcome to the New WPRA Web Site

Welcome to the New WPRA Web Site

September 17, 2016 Welcome to the New WPRA Web Site. I hope you like our new appearance, ease of navigation and barrel racing coverage. I am so happy that after 2 months of hard work by the WPRA office, they can unveil it.

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2017 Rule Proposal Decisions & Clarifications Are Finalized
As of this past week, the WPRA Board of Directors has completed the 2017 rule proposal review process. As part of that process, the Board works very hard to understand each proposal, the intention behind it and if it were a good fit for the WPRA. Many hours, meetings and discussion go into making a final decision. This link will take you to a summary that reflects each proposal (and clarifications that are sometimes needed) and the Board’s decision regarding it. There are two proposals that I want to point out to you. MORE

Breakaway Members Update —
Western Horseman’s Invitational Women’s Breakaway Roping

The Women's Professional Rodeo Association is once again partnering with the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo for the Western Horseman Invitational Women's Breakaway Roping to feature the best female breakaway ropers during the esteemed rodeo. MORE

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