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Wrangler/Professional’s Choice ACTRA National Finals
Tops Million Dollar Mark for 1st Time
Team ropers from all over the western United States, including Hawaii and Canada came for a chance of winning a National Championship. A total of 1347 contestants made up the 5713 teams that competed for 1,068,500 in cash and awards. There were 12 National Championships ranging from the Open Division to the #3 division, as well as a Century and a Mixed Championship. Everyone left with a Professional’s Choice Trophy Vest for competing at the National Finals.
Total payback to the ropers was 124%.
Highlights of the Finals;
- Over 60,000 visitors to the live web cast from all over the world
- $15,000 awarded in the Earl Hall Scholarship money to ACTRA Kids
- Catastrophe Fund Auction and Ladies in the Loop generating over $18,247 for the Catastrophe Fund
A new National President and Vice President were elected. Taking over the president’s position was Bob Blair of California and Vice President’s position was Garry Rogers of Nevada.
A special Thank You to our Great Sponsors! It was nice to see Robert Lever from Wrangler, Jake Gibbs from Professional’s Choice, Ryan Fowler from Skyline Silversmith’s, Dustin Noblitt from the Pro Equine Group, Mike Piland from Cactus Ropes, Gus Rodriguez from Cactus, Barbara Gallagher from Fastback Ropes, Chip Bruegman from Heel O Matic, Tim Waldron from Royal T Trailers and Chris Baum from the RSCVA in Reno. Our Photographer Tom Pinter of Off The Beaten Path and our Videographer Steve Schott of 12 Baskets did excellent jobs along with the voice of ACTRA Jody Carper.
Please check out all our great sponsors on our sponsorship page. For more information check out the ACTRA website at www.actra.org
ACTRA National President
ACTRA National Vice President