The Race is On

By Phillip Kitts

Everyone knows how much the 2020 rodeo year has come upon its own set of challenges, and the reality is every person connected to rodeo has felt the strain over the last few months. Some are asking how this is going to impact the rest of the season. Well, as the summer starts to come to an end the race is on, and it is creating a fun few months for athletes and fans alike.

It seemed like when things rolled in June the flood gates opened, right about the time Woodward, Okla., rolled the dice and put on what turned out to be a massive few days of rodeo the rest of the country took as inspiration. Since June there has been a good share of rodeos that unfortunately have had to cancel, but nearly as many have pulled up the bootstraps and made it happen.

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