DRR Riders

Want to be in and a part of our rodeo? The DRR Riders help bring the excitement to the opening ceremonies of the Greatest Show on Dirt! Each rider will carry a sponsor flag during the grand entry, and an American Flag during the National Anthem.

DRR Rider Tryouts will be will be held Saturday, April 25th at 1 pm at the Ronnie Horrocks’ arena in Lapoint. To participate, candidates must be ages 12 or older, be able to carry a flag on horseback, and complete a basic pattern. We are looking for 14 riders, with 12 to ride in performances, and 2 riders to serve as alternates.

Practices are required for team members, and will be held every Monday at 6 pm at Western Park. The practices and required events for 2020 are as follows:

  • Saturday, April 25th (Tryouts)
  • Monday, May 4th
  • Monday, May 11th
  • Monday, May 18th
  • Monday, May 25th
  • Monday, June 1st
  • Monday, June 8th
  • Monday, June 15th
  • Monday, June 22nd
  • Monday, June 29th
  • Saturday, July 4th – Vernal Independence Day Parade
  • Monday, July 6th – Dress Rehearsal
  • Wednesday, July 8th – Rodeo
  • Thursday, July 9th – Rodeo – Tough Enough To Wear Pink Night – Pink
  • Friday, July 10th – Rodeo – Heritage Night – Red
  • Saturday, July 11th – Rodeo – Patriot Night – Blue

For more information, please contact Tonia Steffey at 435-724-2468.