Photo Credit: Todd Brewer

If you haven’t been keeping up to date on the Road to Cheyenne, now is the time! The Championship Bull Riding (CBR) tour kicked off the 2015 year with its first stop in Jackson, TN and a bull riding it was with over ten 90 point rides throughout the weekend.Friday night (January 16), Cowboy Outfitters USA (COUSA) member, Chandler Bownds won the Horizon Series with a 92 point ride on Winston Loe and Cory Melton’s bucking bull, #055 Western Hauler’s Bad Tattoo. Bownds is healthy, feeling good, and ready for the 2015 rodeo season.  Bownds wasn’t the only COUSA member to ride; Friday night also featured Steve Woolsey, Aaron Pass, and Cody Teel. Saturday night featured a packed crowd, high quality bulls, and high quality bull riders.  Cody Teel, Chandler Bownds, Elliot Jacoby, Aaron Pass, Ardie Maier, and Corey Maier represented Cowboy Outfitters USA.  Elliot Jacoby scored 90.5 points in Round One, 90.5 points in the Semi-Finals and then went on to score 93 points in the Shoot Out Round on Gold Buckle 050 owned by Barrett / Craig / Elite Buckin Bulls.  Jacoby was quoted as saying “I rode him twice at Rodeo Houston and he was solid then. He turned back into my hand around to the right and was fast, and bucked hard consistently.”

Photo Credit: Todd Brewer

Chandler Bownds and Elliot Jacoby, weren’t the only two to have  a great weekend, Wyatt Rogers, who’s still in high school and attended our Rodeo Camp last May, moved up to the number one spot in the CBR World Standings. Keep your eye on this young gun.     References Championship Bull Riding (CBR) (2015). Retrieved from http://www.cbrbull.com