Moments ago a Weatherford, Texas tie-down roper secured the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association’s Tie-Down Roping World Championship title. The Texas cowboy had a dominating performance throughout the entire ten-day run that we call the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Tyson Durfey came into the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with one thing on his mind, a 2016 World Championship title, that he could share with his family and the the good Lord above.
I was able to catch up with the new world champion tonight after it was announced he had in fact secured the title after his solid performances throughout the week and here in round ten here earlier tonight. This great cowboy is about as humble as they come and wanted to make sure to give credit where credit was do. That being said he wanted everyone to know that there were fourteen other teams inside of the locker room that deserved some recognition as well. If this does not show the meaning of rodeo family I do not know what does!
A huge congratulations goes out the the newly crowned PRCA Tie-Down Roping World Champion Tyson Durfey from all of us here at the Rodeo Round Up! Take a listen below to hear from you new world champion for yourselves and find out what he has to say about his 2016 season and the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.
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