Youth Rodeo Association

Reininger Air and Heat

City of Edna
City of Ganado
Jackson County
Brackenridge Recreational Facility
Lavaca Navidad River Authority
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The 2020-2021 YRA Rodeo year is upon us and the Board of Directors is excited about the upcoming year.  The YRA is celebrating its 49th year.  The rodeo year begins in August and finishes in June with the Finals.  Mark your calendars and COME RODEO WITH THE YRA!!

During the 2019-2020 rodeo year, contestant members competed in 12 rodeos held in various locations; the YRA awarded 3 trailers, Year-end and Final saddles, buckles and prize money totaling $180,000.00


The YRA will provide multiple scholarships to YRA graduating seniors in good standing including Youth Rodeo Association Scholarships, The Will & Baylee Byler Memorial Scholarship,  The Ed Herklotz Memorial Scholarship, The Rhett Latham Memorial Scholarship, The Blake Sandel Memorial Scholarship and the Seth Broesche Memorial Scholarship.

Bull Riding Bareback Riding, Calf Riding, and Steer Riding will only be held at rodeos # 1, #9, #12.  2 head of livestock will be competed on each day Saturday and Sunday. 


To receive year-end , all-around awards finals awards and scholarships, contestants must enter and compete at the YRA Finals.  Contestants must also be present to accept finals, year-end, all-around awards and scholarships at the Awards Banquet.  To receive year-end awards for an event, contestants must enter and compete at the YRA Finals in that event.  To qualify for the YRA Finals a contestant must:

1.  Be a member in good standing;

2.  Enter and pay their fees in the event in 6 or more of the scheduled rodeos; and

3.  Have sold $50.00 of raffle tickets per family.

The Board of Directors reserve the right to change or discontinue events during the year or make other changes that will enhance the YRA.  We also may change awards for all events that do not have six (6) contestants qualifying for the finals.  A contestant's age will be determined as of September 1, 2020.  If an event is not offered in a contestant's age group, the contestant may compete in the event in the next age group and any points won will be awarded towards the All-Around in the contestant's original age group.

CALL-IN PROCEDURES:  CALL-IN is 5 pm to 9 pm on TUESDAY, the week of the rodeo @ 713-501-8843 with a $10.00 late fee per contestant.  If you miss the TUESDAY Call-In, a LATE CALL-IN is available on WEDNESDAY 5 pm to 6 pm with a $50.00 late fee per contestant.