Moments ago a young phenom saddle bronc rider from Alberta, Canada secured the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association’s Saddle Bronc Riding World Championship title. The Canadian cowboy had a dominating performance throughout the entire ten-day run that we call the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. The Canadian that came in dead fourth in the world standings moved up the leader board each and every night doing everything correct that eventually lead him to the world championship title!
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 Saddle Bronc Riding World Champion Zeke Thurston 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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