Boot Barn 2018 Road to the Wrangler NFR

It’s the ultimate goal for every cowboy and cowgirl. From thousands competing in arenas across the US and Canada, only 15 athletes from each rodeo discipline make the cut. The ultimate reward for hard work, dreaming and excellence is a trip to Las Vegas in December to compete for ProRodeo’s ultimate prize: a Wrangler NFR Gold Buckle. Boot Barn salutes that inspiring journey with a series of stories and highlights from the 2018 season: Boot Barn presents the Road the Wrangler NFR.

Mississippi-native steer wrestler Tyler Pearson stole first at Red Bluff with a combined time of 21.0 seconds on four runs.


2017 Resistol Rookie Tie-Down Roper of the Year Tyler Milligan took the Red Bluff Round-Up buckle with a time of 38.2 seconds on four runs. The Road the Wrangler NFR presented by Boot Barn.


California-native Jordan Ketscher and his 14-year-old, American Quarter Horse teamed up for a hometown victory Sunday, winning the tie-down roping average at the Clovis Rodeo, April 27-29, in 38.2 seconds on four head.