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Synonyms for bronc

an unbroken or imperfectly broken mustang

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Grit Rock Rodeo owns the World's Toughest Rodeo, a national touring rodeo that consists of World's Toughest Bulls and Broncs and Toughest Cowboy.
There are six events for men: bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, calf roping, bull riding and saddle bronc riding.
Lyle Sankey is one of only four men who have qualified for the National Finals Rodeo in Bare Back, Saddle Bronc and Bull Riding.
Each December, the top 15 contestants, based on the 2008 Crusher Rentals PRCA World Standings, in bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, barrel racing, and bull riding qualify to compete at the Wrangler NFR.
Also moving into the lead on Tuesday was saddle bronc rider Matt Marvel in what was his first rodeo in Oregon.
8 in the tie-down roping on Saturday, held on to win, and Matt Marvel, who scored a 79 in Tuesday's saddle bronc competition, won that event.
The action moved briskly in the bull riding, bareback and saddle bronc contests, intercut with steer wrestling and roping, both astoundingly athletic events that are best appreciated in the long arena at Cheyenne, where speeds reach at least 30 mph before cowboys jump from their running horses to bring down the steers, either with a rope or with muscle, depending on the event.
LeDoux, a former world champion bronc rider, started playing music in his teens, while he competed in rodeos, writing about his life on the circuit.
Events, which include daily precision riding teams, rodeo clowns, a rodeo education program and rodeo events such as saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling and barrel racing, are highlighted by the parade at 9 a.
CFD is the world's largest outdoor rodeo and western celebration, attracting thousands of visitors from all over the globe and features nine days of rodeo action -- including bull riding, saddle bronc and bareback riding, steer wrestling and roping -- parades, concerts performed by country superstars Tim McGraw and Toby Keith, chuck wagon cook offs, western-themed art shows and much more.
These fearless cowboys must ride in three dangerous disciplines each night - bareback bronc riding, saddle bronc riding, and bull riding - an unprecedented test of endurance in modern rodeo competition.
Men can compete in bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, bull riding, steer wrestling, team roping, and calf roping.
Poem: Paul Zarzyski, "Bob Dylan Bronc Song" (Two Medicine).
Berg was one of only two riders to earn a score on the saddle bronc, but his 79 stands atop the event's leaderboard (the top six scores from the first three days of the rodeo earn prize money after tonight's show).
Photo: (1--6--Color) On Memorial Day weekend, the sidewalk art at Santa Barbara's I Madonnari Street Painting Festival, center, top left and top right, always draws a crowd; at the Great Monterey Squid Festival, above, it's obvious they don't spare the flame in the cooking process; at the Sacramento Jazz Jubilee, opposite left, live bands work out on 25 stages around town; cowboys hang on for all they're worth in the saddle bronc competition at the Frontier Days Rodeo in Temecula, opposite above.