Harr Wins PBR BlueDEF Velocity Minneapolis Event

Tyler Harr won his second TPD event of the season, with a victory in Minneapolis.

PUEBLO, Colo. – Tyler Harr (Slovak, Arkansas) was the only rider to ride both his bulls during the Professional Bull Riders BlueDEF Velocity event in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Sept. 20. Harr finished in first place with 172.5 points overall, earning him $7,392.45.

Harr began his night by riding Big Hoss of 5 Star Bucking Bulls for 86 points.In the championship round Soldier’s Pride (Jared Allen’s Pro Bull Team) was unable to unseat the 24-year old as Harr racked up 86.5 points to win his second Touring Pro Division event of the season.

Second place went to Ben Jones (Golburn, NSW) with an 88.5-point performance in Round 1 atop Bison Nation (5 Star Bucking Bulls). He took home $5,237.70.

Ryan McConnel (Coalgate, Oklahoma) finished in third place after tallying 87.5 points in Round 1. He earned $3,359.20. In fourth place was Austin Meier (Kinta, Oklahoma) with 87.5 points and $2,254.20.

Dakota Louis (Browning, Montana) rounded out the Top 5 with 86 points onWhite Knuckle (5 Star Bucking Bulls).

Thanks to his win, Harr earned an alternate spot at this weekend’s Built Ford Tough Series event in Oakland, California, the Kawasaki Strong Battle at the Bay

At the San Antonio TPD event at Cowboys Dancehall on Sept. 20, Jason Malone (Pleasanton, Texas) was the top guy with 76 points and $4,462.50.

The Touring Pro Division will not have any events this coming weekend, but will be back in full swing Oct. 4 with an event in Locust Grove, Oklahoma, with the Sycamore Springs Trifecta.

Professional Bull Riders Touring Pro Series Event Results:

September 20 at BlueDEF Velocity Tour in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Final Results (Round 1-Round 2-Total Points-Earnings)

1. Tyler Harr, 86-86.5-172.5 points-$7,392.45

2. Ben Jones, 88.5-0-88.5 points-$5,237.70

3. Ryan McConnel, 87.5-0-87.5 points-$3,359.20

4. Austin Meier, 86.5-0-86.5 points-$2,254.20

5. Dakota Louis, 86-0-86.0 points-$928.00

September 20 at San Antonio TPD event in San Antonio, Texas

Final Results (Total Points-Earnings)

1. Jason Malone, 76 points-$4,462.50

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