Let's Have A Blessed Rodeo Season
OK, Finals will be Oct 1st rain date Oct 8th.
AUGUST 6th RODEO IN THE BOOKS THANKS TO THE PUTNAM COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS GREAT SHOW WITH A GREAT TURNOUT. REMEMBER, AUGUST RODEO YOU MUST PAY YOUR SPONSORSHIP FEES. IF YOUR NOT GOING TO BE THERE PLEASE MAIL THE AD ALONG WITH CHECK TO MTJRA PO BOX 163 RICKMAN, TN. 38580
AUGUST 27TH RODEO ALL CONTESTANTS NEED TO BE AT RODEO DRESSED IN WESTERN ATTIRE FOR GROUP PHOTO. YOU MAY CHANGE BACK INTO YOUR MTJRA T-SHIRTS AFTER PHOTO.
SPONSORSHIPS DUE THE AUGUST 27TH RODEO AS WELL.
WE WILL HAVE A SILENT AUCTION AT OUR SEPT 9/10 RODEO PLEASE GO OUT AND GET SOME GOOD NEW OR USED ITEMS TO AUCTION OFF FOR THE KIDS YEAR END AWARDS.
NEW RULE CHANGES FOR 2016,
Age Groups Changing to 6-U, 7-12, 13-18 also the 7-12 will have the option to either goat ty or do a goat untying which will be like the 6-U but must be mounted on horse and dismount run pull ribbon and then run across a line.
13-18 non-gender will be Goat Roping
Directions from Cookeville Tn. area come hwy 111 north toward Livingston to the red light at McDonald, go left and go up bypass through 2 red lights and right after you pass ambulance service on left you will see school on left. Napa auto parts will be on the right. Cafeteria will be in the front of school.
From Celina Tn area come hwy 52 toward Livingston all the way to the red light go left will pass ambulance service on left and school on left across from Napa auto parts.
Byrdstown,Tn /Albany way go toward Livingston,Tn to where it becomes a 4 lane and you'll see the rock crusher on the right go 1st right which will be the bypass go approximately 1 mile school will be on right across road from Napa auto parts on left.
We will be selling bumper and window stickers starting at the August 22nd rodeo.
Yellow bumpers stickers are 3.5" x 10.75"
Window stickers are 5" circle
All proceeds go directly toward year end awards.
One parent from each member's family must work a rodeo to be eligible for awards, gate worker, raker, timer, announcer, etc.
Please call Teresa if you'd like to volunteer for the first rodeo. Remember the gate worker needs to be here by 7:15 am and stay at gate until around 10 am. you will have to fill out a worksheet this year when you fill your membership forms out and must be turned in at the same time. Please call 931-498-0012 if you want to work this rodeo.
Changes for 2015
A few rules have changed as well as new rules added. We have also added a few classes and changed a few classes. Please read rule book. We are having another meeting on January 20th to finalize everything so please check back after then as well to see if any changes have been made.Urgent: goat ribbon rule wasn't changed in rulebook, but there was a rule change to this from last year as were trying to teach kid to grab the rope as well as throw hands in air to stop timer.
REMEMBER: NO ALCOHOL OR FOUL LANGUAGE (ADULTS AS WELL AS KIDS) WILL BE TOLERATED.
If your child will be doing stick horse barrel or poles, they must call in. There will be a $10.00 fee and they will be awarded just like regular barrels. Kids cannot ride in barrels and poles on pony or horse if they choose this class.
Please Note: The age divisions are 6 & under, 7-12, 13-18.
Check-in will start at 7:30 am with grand entry to start at 8:30 am or close as possible!!
All results are final the day before the following rodeo. Results will be posted within one week of a rodeo.
Memberships can be paid at the rodeos.
Rodeo's will be held at Rickman Saddle Club, Rickman,Tn.
2015 Membership fees are $50.00 for the 1st person in the household and $35.00/person after that (0-18). You will be required to sell at least $50 per contestant or $100 per family in ads for program books. The money and ads must be turned in no latter than the 1st August Rodeo.
Call-ins are Monday before each rodeo from 5-9pm Central. 931-498-0012 (if you do not call in during the posted times you will be charged the late fee of $10.00)
YOU MAY EMAIL MONDAY before the Rodeo TO: MIDDLETNJRRODEO@YAHOO.COM
You can contact us at: email@example.com or click this link to email, this should take you right to your email editor.
GATE FEES: CONTESTANTS & BOARD MEMBER'S FREE, ANYONE-6 AND UP $5.00, 5 AND UNDER FREE.
Finals will be held here at the Rickman MTJRA/saddle Club arena