by Natasha van der Grinten
January 28, 2014, SWIFT CURRENT, SK (ISN) – On May 24, 2014, the Professional Bull Riders (PBR) return to Swift Current for 1 night of endless action. It’s the “Party of the Year”, as Redhead Equipment Case IH presents The Cody Snyder PBR Invitational Bull Riding at the Credit Union i-plex.
This is not a rodeo; it’s the Toughest Sport on EarthTM. You will witness first-hand bull riders from around the world competing on the rankest, most notorious bucking bulls on the planet followed immediately by the “The Party in the Dirt” presented by Crutch’s Plumbing & Heating Ltd held in the i-plex curling rink, featuring Canadian Country Music Award Winning Artist Julian Austin.
Some of the great riders scheduled to compete (barring injury): 2003 PBR World Champion Bull Rider Mike Lee (Texas); the only Canadian Bull Rider on the Nationally televised PBR Built Ford Tough Series Ty Pozzobon (Merritt, BC);reigning PBR Canadian Champion Zane Lambert (Westbourne, Man) plus many other top riders are among the 30 participating. The event begins at 7:00 p.m. The party in the dirt held in the i-plex curling rink begins immediately following the bull riding.
This event will also feature world class bulls from Canada’s top stock contractors including Kelly Armstrong, Girlets Brothers and the Calgary Stampede. Featured bulls include the great unridden, superstar bull… Buffalo Chips as well as the fantastic bull Rainy Nights who has only ever been ridden 1 time by Ty Pozzobon at last year’s Calgary Stampede.
Tickets will go on-sale to the season ticket holders at the Stable at 9 a.m. February 5th to 9th @ 8 pm at the Bronco Game. Tickets go on-sale to the general public on February 10th @ 9 am. They will then be available online. Prices starting at $35.00 plus convenience fee, and can be purchased at The Stable, by calling 1-306-773-1509 x 1, or online at tickets.scbroncos.com. Season Ticket Holders can purchase Party In The Dirt tickets for $15 from February 5th – 9th but it is first come first serve as there is a limited number of tickets available at this price.
The PBR is the premiere bull riding organization in the world, boasting athletes from the United States, Mexico, Australia, Brazil and Canada. One of the fastest growing sports in the country, the PBR’s events air weekly on TSN2, VERSUS, NBC, CBS and FOX. For more information on Professional Bull Riders, please visit www.pbr.com or contact Sara Broun at 719.242.2800 firstname.lastname@example.org.