Day rodeo set for Winchester
The Central Idaho Rodeo Association will hold a rodeo at the ‘Arena In The Pines’ in Winchester, Idaho on Fathers Day, Sunday June 17. This association is a rodeo training club for people ages 3 to 80. If there are any young people out there who are interested in horses, this is a great opportunity in you own area to participate in a family rodeo association. Craig Mountain Arena will have their famous cheeseburgers for sale as well as their western hats. The rodeo starts at 9 a.m. and 300 entries are expected. Admission is free to the public and spectators are encouraged to attend and watch our young cowboys and cowgirls perform.
Winchester Open Rodeo is June 30-July 1
The 13th Annual Winchester Open Rodeo will be held Saturday and Sunday, June 30 and July 1st. Entries open for the following events June 19 and 20 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. The entry phone number is 208-924-5956.
This year there is $7000 added money on adult and children’s events and buckles awarded in each event. The children’s events have become very popular. They are: Jr. Calf Riding, 9 & under, entry fee $20 with $100 added money; Jr. Breakaway, 14 & under, entry fee $25 with $100 added money; PeeWee Barrels, 9 & under entry fee $15 with $100 added money; Jr. Barrels, 10 to 14, entry fee $30 with $300 added money; Jr. Calf Riding, 9 & under, $20 entry fee with $100 added money; Goat Tail Untie, 7 & under, $1 entry fee with $50 added money; Goat Tail Tie, 8 to 10, $1 entry fee with $50 added money. Mutton Bustin, under 50 pounds with a $10 entry fee. A buckle and $200 added money will be awarded both days of the rodeo.
Other events include Sr. Bull Riding, 18 & over, $70 entry fee with $600 added money; Jr. Bull Riding, 15 to 17, $55 entry fee with $500 added money; Open Breakaway, $40 entry fee with $500 added money; Saddle Bronc, $60 entry fee with $600 added money; Steer Riding, 10 to 14, $30 entry fee with $500 added money; Women’s Open Barrels, $40 entry fee with $500 added money; Calf Roping, $40 entry fee with $500 added money and Team Roping, $40 entry fee with $1000 added money. Bareback Riding is our featured event this year with a $60 entry fee and $1000 added money.
In some events the numbers will be limited so be sure to call early.