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  • BFI 2016 Contestant List

    Erich Rogers and Cory Petska won the 2015 Bob Feist Invitational. For 2016 contestant list, click on photo (Lone Wolf Photo)

  • Basso's Hosts WSTR in Livermore

    Basso's Arena in Livermore held another World Series of Team Roping Qualifier in May. Winners of the #8 WS Pick or Draw were Dick McWilliams and Dennis Odom. Click for full story...

  • Ryan Dobbs/Daryl Atkins Memorial

    The Ryan Dobbs/Daryl Atkins Memorial Roping was held at the S Bar J Arena in Sanger. Buster Berna and Scott Childers, #7 Hdcp. winners, with Jen Childers presenting. Click for full story.

  • NCJRA Junior Rodeo Events Held

    All-Around and event winners from recent Northern California Junior Rodeo Association events held in Oakdale, Clements and Turlock, California. Oakdale All-Around winners were Rylee George (Sr. Girl), Colby George (Jr. Boy), and Lane Wheeler (Sr. Boy). Click for full story...

Three Rivers Roping Draws 1,576 Teams

Winning the #4.5 Roping at Three Rivers were Seth Sweeney and Jake Sweeney. Proud dad/grandfather Mike Sweeney presenting. (E. Annette Rose Photo)


By Mike Sweeney
Special To Ropers Sports News

THREE RIVERS, CALIF. – Every Spring cowboys, cowgirls, barrel racers, calf branders and hundreds of kids – pee wee ropers, barrel racers and pig scramblers – show up to celebrate one of the longest running annual events anywhere. The Three Rivers Lion’s Club celebrated their 66th year April 21-24 with some beautiful weather, some of the toughest pro ropers going down the road today, and ropers from all over the Western United States.

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700+ Teams At Ropes Galore Appreciation Roping

Winners of the Ropes Galore #6 Hdcp. roping were Carey Songer (with son Wyatt) and Bobby Stanley. Jimmy Pfeffer of Ropes Galore presenting. (Roughstock


By Jimmy Pfeffer
Special To Ropers Sports News

RAMONA, CALIF. – What a turnout, what a weekend!  The third annual Ropes Galore Customer Appreciation Team Roping and Barrel Race was held Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1 in Ramona.

This year we had over 700 teams and paid out over $60,000 in cash and awards thanks to the generosity of our partnering sponsors and the support and attendance of ropers and their families from all over California and a few who made the trip from out of state!  

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