More from the 2011 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo
Thanks to Holly we got some decent seats--much better than any previous year.
Team roping is one of my favorites.
I've never figured out how the 2nd guy gets a rope around the calf's legs.
To be honest, some of them don't.
Here's my favorite sequence:
The rider's raised hand signifies that he's ready, after a rather long time spent getting to this point.
But I would imagine he wasn't quite ready for this:
Followed by this:
He managed to hang on to that wild beast, but was also awarded a re-ride a little later.
All 4 hooves are off the ground:
The bulls were all crazy this year:
Only one rider managed to hang on for the full 8 seconds and win some money on this night, and I don't think this was him: