DUE TO UNSEEN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS AND WE HAVE SEVERAL THAT TRAVEL FAR TO THE RODEO WE HAVE DECIDED TO CANCEL THE 6/27 RODEO. WE WILL MOVE OUR NEXT RODEO TO AUGUST 8TH AT PUTNAM COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS AND WE'LL ROLL OVER THE SIGNUPS. REMEMBER THIS RODEO ONLY WILL BE OPEN SO TELL EVERYONE TO COME ON OUT AND JOIN US AND YOU WANT HAVE TO PAY EXP. FEE TO RIDE. ALL MEMBERS WILL STILL GET POINTS. TIME OF SIGNUPS 130 PM GRANDENTRY 330PM THIS RODEO ONLY. BRING SILENT AUCTION STUFF YOU HAD FOR THIS RODEO TO PUTNAM COUNTY FAIRGROUDS TO AUCTION OFF.
We'll be looking at some fundraiser's coming up to help with year end awards. Silent auction at AUGUST 8th rodeo. Please bring any new or good item to auction off. From tack, to clothing, feed, what-nots etc. we need all we can get to help support these kids.
Sign ups will be AUGUST 3rd 5-9 pm (central) only. if you want to change if registered at last rodeo or if you haven't already signed up.call 931-498-0012 or email your info to firstname.lastname@example.org
Reminder, the sponsor's ad money needs to be turned in by August 8th rodeo in Cookeville at the Putnam Co. Fairgrounds
We are happy to announce that MTJRA has teamed up with the Putnam County Fair this year and our August 1st rodeo will be moved to August 8th and held at the Putnam County fairgrounds in Cookeville,Tn. starting at 3:30pm in the afternoon sign ups will begin at 1:30 pm this rodeo will be open but all members will get points. Directions will be posted in the direction box.
WE HAVE OUR 2015 DATES POSTED SO WE CAN WORK WITH OTHER ASSOCIATIONS.
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, 7-13, 14-18.
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