Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Contract Acts

2019 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Contract Acts

2018 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo, Alex Wright. heading toward an 82 point ride
2018 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo, Alex Wright. heading toward an 82 point ride

BRIDWELL PRO RODEOS

Based in Northern California, Bridwell Pro Rodeos was established in 2017 as a full service professional rodeo company providing top quality livestock, production and personnel to rodeos throughout the West Coast and Pacific Northwest. The foundation, however,  of Bridwell Pro Rodeos, the bucking horse breeding program, began long before the establishment of the full service company… [READ MORE]

Pick Up Men Matt Twitchell and Mitch Coleman

Part of the “firm” Bridwell Pro Rodeos, Matt and Mitch have been in the rodeo business for many years. The most important job of a pickup rider is to help the competitor at the end of his/her ride by riding next to the bucking horse, allowing the competitor to safely get off of the bucking animal, usually by grabbing the pickup rider or the pickup rider providing stability while the competitor jumps or swings free..[READ MORE]

ANNOUNCER JODY CARPER

Jody Carper is a rodeo announcer with the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA). Originally from a small town in West Texas, Jody grew through the rodeo ranks competing in tie down roping, team roping, and steer wrestling… [READ MORE]

Troy Lerwill "The Wild Child" at 2015 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo

SPECIALTY ACT & BARREL MAN TROY LERWILL “THE WILD CHILD” AND COOL DUDE

Troy Lerwill, one of rodeo’s most honored specialty act performers will be performing at the 70th Annual Chief Joseph Days Rodeo. Lerwill brings a little something out of the ordinary to the rodeo arena. Although raised in a rodeo family, Lerwill favored motorcycle racing and was a Utah State motocross champion at the age of 16. [READ MORE]

Professional Bull Fighters, Chuck Swisher and Nathan Harp, at "work" at the 2018 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo. ©Photography Angelika Ursula Dietrich, CJD PR Photographer

PROFESSIONAL BULLFIGHTERS CHUCK SWISHER & NATHAN HARP

Chuck Swisher is from Dover, Oklahoma, and has been fighting bulls for eight years. He will be part of the 70th Annual Chief Joseph Days Rodeo… 
Nathan Harp has a passion for the sport of rodeo. He provides one major function, and that is cowboy protection. It is his job to keep the bull rider out of harm’s way in the rodeo arena and put his life on the line for a fallen cowboy… [READ MORE]

CASPERSON MINIATURE BULLS

Casperson Miniature Bulls are the perfect size (36” to 46”) to prepare our young bull riders (ages 7-14) by learning the proper foundation and techniques before advancing….. to the BIG BULLS. But their size doesn’t tell it all… [READ MORE]