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Introduction to Rodeo

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For the novice fan seeking to learn more, explore the history of rodeo, common events in competition and the modern organizations of the sport.
  1. Rodeo Basics
  2. History of Rodeo

Rodeo Basics

Rodeo continues attracts both seasoned fans and new enthusiasts thanks to its exciting, fast-paced action. However, it can be confusing for new fans to understand what's happening in the arena and why. These articles help explain how a rodeo works and what's expected in each event.

History of Rodeo

As a unique American tradition, rodeo traces its roots back to real working cowboys who helped settle the frontier--and continue their work today. Trace the history of the formal, modern rodeo all the way back to the beginning.

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