WCRR

History Lesson

The cowboys on the Burns Ranch know something about history. In fact, the ranch can trace its history in Henrietta, Texas, back more than 125 years to 1890, when Aldolphus Raht first put the acreage together. The Burns/Johnson family has owned the ranch since 1928. Now, Graham Johnson represents the fourth generation of ... … Read More

Top Horse

Despite his registered name, John C. Brian isn’t exactly sure what Razzle Dazzle Rey did to catch the attention of the judges who selected him as the Top Horse at the 22nd Annual World Championship Ranch Rodeo in Amarillo last November. “I don’t know what made him stand out,” Brian said. “All those cowboys ... … Read More

WCRR Top Hand Connor Grokett

Connor Grokett had cows to feed. After being at the World Championship Ranch Rodeo for five days, he and his wife, Kalyn, had a list of chores piling up back at the JLB Ranch in Fall River, Kansas, where he is the division manager. After rodeoing all week with the Robbins Ranch and Keith Cattle team (he day works for ... … Read More

What a Week! | The WRCA Blog

As a rookie team at the 22nd World Championship Ranch Rodeo, I have to say that the experience was an incredible one. First, I’d like to thank the WRCA staff, board of directors, and volunteers for a great week. I’ve been to the WCRR enough to see that the contestants are well taken care of, but to experience it ... … Read More

Congrats to the 2017 WRCA World Champs

  It was lucky 13 for Canyon, Texas, cowboy Rodey Wilson and his ranch team. This year marked Wilson’s 13th qualification for the Working Ranch Cowboys Association’s World Championship Ranch Rodeo. His teammates have varied over the years, and in 2017, he was joined by several WCRR first-timers. But 13 was ... … Read More

Sunday – 2nd Performance of the 2nd Go-Round

RANCH BRONC RIDING Diamond H & +C Cattle Co. – 73 Jolly Ranch & S and L Ranch – 69 Wilson Cattle & Haystack Cattle Co. – 74 Barron-Highsmith Cattle Co. & Short Ranches Inc. -- 70 Buford Ranches LLC (Osage) – 66 Veale Ranch & Triangle Ranch – 71 Lonesome Pine Ranch – ... … Read More

2017 World Champion Team: Wilson Cattle and Haystack Cattle Co.

2017 World Championship Ranch Rodeo Results

World Champion Team Wilson Cattle and Haystack Cattle Co.   Reserve World Champion Team Burns Ranch   Third-place Overall Team Lonesome Pine Ranch   Fourth-place Overall Team Jolly Ranch and S&L Ranch   Top Hand Connor Grokett of Robbins Ranch and Keith Cattle Co.   R... … Read More

Saturday Results – 1st Performance of the 2nd Go-Round

RANCH BRONC RIDING C5T Ranch & Scribner Ranch – 71 Four Three Land and Cattle & FX Bar – 75 Smith Ranch – 69 Burns Ranch -- 74 Buford Ranches LLC (Craig) – 71 Thompson Ranch – 0 Haywire Cattle Co. & Southwestern Livestock – 76 Beatty Canyon Ranch & Flying A Ranch – ... … Read More

From Special Ops to Ranch Rodeos

Growing up, there were two things Bert Kuntz wanted to be: A Green Beret or Navy SEAL and a cowboy. He accomplished the first during his 10-year military career as a Special Forces medic and Green Beret who had multiple deployments in the Middle East and throughout Asia. A couple years later he would make strides toward ... … Read More

Friday Results – 2nd Performance of the 1st Go-Round

RANCH BRONC RIDING Diamond H & +C Cattle Co. – 70 Jolly Ranch & S and L Ranch – 76 Wilson Cattle & Haystack Cattle Co. – 77 Smith Ranch – 72 Barron-Highsmith Cattle Co. & Short Ranches Inc. -- 70 Buford Ranches LLC (Osage) – 73 Veale Ranch & Triangle Ranch – 76 Lonesome ... … Read More