Off the Hill with Tricia Swenson: Rodeo — Beaver Creek style

3rd August, 2016 by

By Ross Leonhart

It’s time to cowboy up, there’s only two more nights at Beaver Creek Rodeo! Celebrating its 15th year, this event gives you a taste of the old west. There are a variety of events that can be seen at the Beaver Creek Rodeo like team roping, bronc riding and barrel racing, but they save the best for last … the bull riding. Remember these numbers: 2,000, eight and one. The bulls are around 2,000 pounds, the cowboy’s goal is to stay on for eight seconds and he’s holding onto this raging animal with one hand! Tip — to get the …

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