OTRR is dedicated to getting inside the mind of the rodeo athlete, and showing what makes this amazing competitor continue on. Our goal is to showcase the inspiration, motivation and the determination outside of the arena and what carries them mentally to each rodeo……where motivation meets determination and the story gets told.
We are getting ready to slide head first into the 55th National Finals Rodeo! With a round paying out $18,629 and $47,776 to the average winner, I would venture to say that this rodeo is anyone’s game. Of course, like every year, we have a loaded field of barrel racers that have come to take home their piece of the pie. Sherry Cervi and her exceptional horse Stingray hold the number one spot coming into the NFR. Stingray brings along Read more »
If you are familiar with rodeo then you are familiar with Tuf Cooper! This Million Dollar Cowboy comes in to the 2013 Wrangler National Finals sitting #1 in Tie Down Roping. Tuf comes from a Rodeo Dynasty, his father is 8X World Champion Roy "Super Looper" Cooper, his brothers Clint and Clif are both PRCA Tie Down Ropers and NFR Qualifiers. His sister, Shada Brazile is married to Trevor Brazile another million dollar cowboy. His sister Read more »
The title of this entry may seem a little odd, but it is also very true. Each and every failure teaches us how to succeed. When we are going through a trying time, it takes a lot of perspective to figure out this will make you stronger in the long run. I had some setbacks this year in the arena from coming off twice, to not having the runs I really wanted and having to sit out at some major events. However, I am all the better because of it. This Read more »