May 19, 2009
Bareback bronc riding is a challenging event and more and more competitors are now wearing protective gear as shown by this cowboy during the early evening competition Friday at the Payson Event Center.
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Spring Rodeo draws top riders with local roots, but small crowds
A 22-year-old cowboy with Payson ties and storied accomplishments on the collegiate scene took all-around honors at the Gary Hardt Memorial Spring Rodeo.