NEXT
RODEO:
MYRTLEFORD GOLDEN SPURS 65TH RODEO, VIC DECEMBER 26 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
YARRAWONGA RODEO, VIC DECEMBER 28 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
CARRIETON RODEO, SA DECEMBER 29 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
SMITHTON RODEO & STOCKMAN'S CHALLENGE, TAS DECEMBER 30 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
MITCHELL NEW YEAR'S EVE RODEO, QLD DECEMBER 31 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
XTREME BULLS GREAT WESTERN HOTEL ROCKHAMPTON, QLD DECEMBER 31 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
TUMBARUMBA RODEO, NSW JANUARY 01 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
RICH RIVER TIMED EVENT RODEO, VIC - CANCELLED JANUARY 02 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
FINLEY RODEO, NSW JANUARY 04 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
WANGARATTA RODEO, VIC JANUARY 05 ENTRY DATES: Dec 11/12/13
02 January, 2015

DAVID STACEY CLEANS UP AT CARRIETON

Photo of David Stacey by Dave Ethell www.dephotos.com.au

 STRATHALBYN rider David Stacey has won the open saddle bronc ride at the Carrieton Rodeo in the Australian Professional Rodeo Association.

David Stacey won with a score of 80 from past APRA national champion and last year’s winner Glen Kent on 78 with Leslie Stacey third on 77.

Toowoomba (Qld) rider Owen Lee split first at Carrieton in the bareback bronc ride with fellow Queenslander David Worsfold, of Wandoan.

Carrieton Rodeo Club secretary Glyn Shackleford said judge Don Childs told him the bulls at Carrieton were one of the toughest line-up of bulls you’d see in the sport.

The top two in APRA standings, Queensland pair Roy Dunn and Sam Champ both bucked off. Victorian rider Bryden Atkins was the only cowboy to ride time when he scored 84 in the bull ride.

“We had big entries for the rodeo and a crowd of 3000,” Shackleford said.

“The 2013 Bull Fighter of the Year was in action at Carrieton, Tom Wreford worked at his first rodeo after returning from North America. He combined with Byron O’Keefe.”

In a further promotion at Carrieton, pick-up man Michael Batchelor, of Grong Grong (NSW), rode into the arena in full light horse battle uniform and a 1914 army rifle over his shoulder in memory of the Yanyarrie Light Horse Brigade which headed from the Carrieton area to the First World War a century ago.

Winners Carrieton:

Bull ride: Bryden Atkins 84 points

Bareback: Owen Lee and David Worsfold 81

Steer wrestling: Lee Kimber 5.45 seconds

Rope and tie: Lee Kimber 4.85

Team roping: Clancy Middleton and Brody Moss 5.5

Saddle bronc: David Stacey 80

Breakaway roping: Tenielle Middleton 3.05

Barrel race: Cherie O’Donoghue 17.844

 

APRA PROGRAM: January 1 Tumbarumba (NSW), January 2 Finley (NSW); January 3 Beechworth (Vic) and Deniliquin (NSW).

More information or requests for more photos to APRA office 07 4661 8183.

 



[ BACK ]

Australian Professional Rodeo Association
Postal Address: PO BOX 264, Warwick QLD 4370
Office Address: 4 Alice St, Warwick QLD 4370
Ph: 07 4661 8183 - Fx: 07 4661 4990 - Email: apra@prorodeo.com.au
Website by JPH DESIGNS