Over Labor Day weekend, the NRS Event Center in Decatur, Texas hosted two calf roping competitions. The Ultimate Calf Roping, which is open to all ages, took place September 1st and 2nd.
Divisions included #15, #13, #12, #11, #10, #8, #9 and breakaway ropings.
The Roy Cooper Jr. Calf Roping, open to youth involved in the sport, took place September 1st through the 3rd.
This Roy Cooper Jr. Calf Roping event was a qualifier for the coveted Las Vegas NFR – set to take place in Las Vegas, Nevada the same time as the 2019 National Finals Rodeo.
From breakaway to tie-down roping, contestants traveled to Decatur, Texas for a chance to compete in the event and hopefully qualify for this year’s Junior NFR.
Average winners in each division punched their ticket to Vegas. Divisions included 10 and Under Girls and Boys Breakaway, 12 and Under Tie-down, 15 and Under Girls Breakaway, 15 and Under Tie-down, 19 and Under Girls Breakaway and 19 and Under Tie-down.