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UTE MOUNTAIN ROUNDUP PRCA RODEO

JUNE 10-12, 2021
WE ARE BACK!

The 91st UMR Rodeo is closing in!

With three performances-

Western Heritage Night Thursday June 10th at 7pm

Front Line Heathcare Tribute Friday the 11th at 7pm

Military Night Saturday the 12th at 7pm

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UMR 2021

You will experience seven different Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) events as well as Women’s Professional Barrel Racing and our newly added event Women's Breakaway Roping. Featuring some of America’s best cowboys and cowgirls, you will witness bareback bronc riding, team roping, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, barrel racing, breakaway roping and the always popular bull riding each and every night of our rodeo event. 

Each night’s performance includes kids mutton bustin’.  Registration for this years mutton bustin' will be on June 3rd at 5:30pm at IFA Cortez, CO. You must register in person. Riders must be 3-7 years old, under 50lbs. 10 riders per performance with 2 alternates. First come first served!

This year our kids stick horse race will be held before each performance. Sign ups are held right before each performance so be sure to arrive early so you can make the race! 


There is fun for the whole family. . . action, clowns and wild rodeo activities!

 

MATT MERRITT 
PROFESSIONAL RODEO AND BULL RIDING ENTERTAINER

Bringing the entertainment in full force, the kid favorite Matt Merritt will have you wishing rodeos never ended!

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JODY CARPER

RODEO ANNOUNCER

Jody spent his first 30 years in Big Spring TX, and rodeo has been a part of his life since the beginning.  He and his brother competed in all of the timed events in junior rodeo and high school rodeo.  Being a contestant wasn’t Jody’s only connection to rodeo.  He and his brother used to play “rodeo” at their house and Jody would always be the announcer.  It seemed natural for him and other noticed too.  In 1991, just out of high school, Jody was asked to announce the local high school rodeo.  That started him being hired to announce junior and armature rodeos all around Texas.  After college, Jody decided to chase his calf roping dreams and he quickly became a PRCA card holder. 


 He competed in pro rodeo for several years traveling from coast to coast.  While on his spring run in California, he met his future wife Kelli.  He eventually moved to California and wrapped up his tie down roping career with a California Circuit finals qualification in 2003.  At that point, he shifted his focus back to his other passion and set out to obtain his PRCA Announcer card and pursue announcing as a full time profession.  Jody and Kelli married in 2005 and have been blessed to be able to build their lives traveling to rodeos together ever since.


Jody has been selected 5 times by the PRCA to announce the National Finals Steer Roping and 2 times as the Ram National Circuit Finals Announcer.  He has also announced many other great rodeos across the United States and Canada. 

 
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BOBBY KERR

MUSTANG ACT

Bobby has a career rich in western heritage that spans over 50 years. Born in Ontario, Canada, Bobby’s passion for horses and the western lifestyle led him to pursue his dreams of training and showing in Cutting, Reining, Roping and Working Cow Horse. Currently he spends most of his time on the rodeo and horse show circuit demonstrating how usable, trainable, and amazing American Mustangs are. Bobby also demonstrates his artistic creativity in metal work, bit making, and silver engraving.

Career highlights include:

2021 Inducted into Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame

2020 Mustang Magic Champion

2020 Extreme Mustang Makeover Champion

2019 PRCA Specialty Act of the Year

2019 PBR Celebrate the Cowboy Campaign

2018 National Day of the Cowboy, Cowboy Keeper Award

2017 PRCA Specialty Act of the Year

2016 NFR Specialty Act

2015 thru 2018 Nominated Top 5 PRCA Specialty Act of the year

2014 Mustang Million Finalist with 2 horses and appeared on Good Morning America

2013 IPRA National Finals Rodeo Showcase Champion

2012 Supreme Extreme Mustang Makeover Champion and Fan Favorite

2011 Supreme Extreme Mustang Makeover Finalist & Fan Favorite


PONCHO - Bay

15-year-old mustang gathered in Callaghan Range, Nevada to compete in the 2011 Supreme Extreme Mustang Makeover. He was voted Fan Favorite with twice as many votes as anyone else! Since then, Poncho has performed across the country in hundreds of performances.  He has ridden in his car on Times Square in NY City and been featured on Good Morning America.

TRIGGER - Palomino

11-year-old mustang gathered in Salt Wells, WY. He was adopted through the Mustang Heritage Foundation to compete in The Mustang Million makeover in 2013. After only 120 days training, he placed 2nd with an outstanding and unique act. Since then he has performed in hundreds of venues including rodeos and equine events.

Newt-Red Roan

            5-year-old mustang gathered from Devils Garden herd in the Modoc Forest, CA


DOGS

   - Burt – Brown border collie/kelpie cross       Spud – Black & white Border collie/McNab cross

 

PLATINUM SPONSORS

YOUR CONTRIBUTIONS MAKE OUR EVENT POSSIBLE, THANK YOU!

 

GOLD BUCKLE SPONSORS

 
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SILVER SPUR SPONSORS

 
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BRONZE BOOT SPONSORS

-MANE SHIPPING

-RE/MAX MESA VERDE

  MARTI SPITZER

-WIGGLIN PIG

-CORTEZ MILLING

-COMFORT AIR

-CORTEZ LIVESTOCK

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-TRES RIOS

 

RANCH HAND SPONSORS

-Re/Max Mesa Verde Carol Click

-Mesa Verde Motorsports

-Taylor Plumbing & Heating Inc.

-Target Rental

-Muscanell Millworks Inc

-Forth & Assoiates

-Kyle Riddell 4 Corners Properties

-Shear Shack

-Sun Glass

-Cortez Glass

- Vectra Bank

 

MARKETING OPPORTUNITIES

Contact utemountainroundup@hotmail.com for more information

 

PLATINUM $3000.00

-Premium seats to Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo
-3 VIP parking passes for rodeo
-Sponsor flag will circle the arena by horseback 
-Your ad will appear on our video board during the rodeo
-Permanent sign prominently displayed in the Montezuma County Fairgrounds Rodeo arena
-Large logo prominently displayed on UMR website
-Announced recognition throughout the year as an UMR Sponsor
-Recognition as a Platinum Sponsor on social media
-One framed souvenir photo taken at your place of business

GOLD BUCKLE $2250.00

-6 tickets to the Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo 
-Choice of co-sponsoring Kid's Events: 
Mutton Busting/Stick Horse Race or Library Days 
-Recognized as a Gold Buckle Sponsor with logo photo in promotional materials
-Logo displayed on UMR website
-Recognition in social media  
-Business banner in arena during all events
-Business name on electronic scoreboard

SILVER SPUR $1500.00

-4 tickets to the Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo
-Choice of co-sponsoring Kid's Events: Mutton Busting/Stick Horse Race or Library Days
-Name listed as a Silver Spur Sponsor in promotional materials
-Logo displayed on UMR website
Recognition in social media 
-Business banner in arena during all events
Business name on electronic scoreboard

BRONZE BOOT $650.00

-2 tickets to the Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo
-Recognized as a sponsor in promotional materials
-Recognized as a sponsor on UMR website
-Recognition in social media
-Business banner in arena during all events
-Business name on electronic scoreboard

RANCH HAND $250.00

-2 tickets to the Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo
-Recognized as a sponsor on UMR website
-Business banner in arena during all events
-Business name on electronic scoreboard

KIDS EVENTS

  • Each night’s performance includes kids mutton bustin’.  Registration for this years mutton bustin' will be on June 3rd at 5:30pm at IFA Cortez, CO. You must register in person. Riders must be 3-7 years old, under 50lbs. 10 riders per performance with 2 alternates. First come first served!

  • Stick Horse Races- Sign ups held before each performance.

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