WHAT A GREAT 2016 STATE FFA RODEO!! CHECK OUT THE RESULTS ON THE 2016 TAB!
The 2017 Texas FFA Rodeo will be held in conjunction with the State Convention which is in Corpus Christi.
The FFA rodeo will be held at the Sinton Arena
Sunday July 9th - 6pm 1st go Barrels (tentative)
Monday July 10th - 8 am and then 7 pm performance
Tuesday July 11th - (6 pm short go).
2017 SCHEDULE (will post after entries are in!)
(There has been a 15 min break added in between events just in case, but we probably won't need that, so you MUST BE PAYING ATTENTION TO THE RODEO and BE READY AT LEAST 30 MINS PRIOR TO THESE APPROXIMATE TIMES GIVEN)
AFTER 8 A.M. START TIME, ALL OTHER TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE TIMES. Be there 30 minutes before schedule time.
The 2nd round is ran in REVERSE order, see the attached "2017 Draw" to see your running order.
Sunday July 9th, 2017
6:00 pm - 1st round Barrels (tentative)_
Monday July 10th, 2017
7:00 p.m. - Performance starts:
Long round of all roughstock events,
Steer wrestling will run 1st round in perf then 2nd round after perf
Tuesday July 11th, 2017
6:00 p.m. - FINALS short round: top 10 contestants in each event
$1000 Scholarships for the Event Winners will be awarded TUESDAY NIGHT AFTER THE FINALS SHORT GO!
Entries will be due Monday June 12th. NO LATER.
$150 per event
Texas FFA Advisors: This year, Texas FFA Convention Rodeo registration will be found on the Texas FFA Roster System along with regular State Convention registration. We hope this may alleviate any membership issues.
How to Register Students Through Texas FFA Roster System:
The 2017 Texas FFA Rodeo Registration will open on May 1st, 2017 through the Texas FFA Roster System.
- The Advisor will click on "Event Registration," "2017 Texas FFA Convention," then "Manage Registration."
- Enter convention accommodation information to get past that screen.
- Click "edit" on the right-hand side to register the student for convention.
- Enter each student for the Rodeo.
- Open and print the .pdf file entry form needs to obtain signatures
- Mail completed form with payment [money order/cashiers check/school checks ONLY] made out to "Texas FFA" - NO PERSONAL CHECKS!!!!!!!!
** Contestants: PLEASE try to mail your entries certified mail! There have been issues in the past with the USPS losing entries. Certified mail ensures that they are trackable.**
Entry fee deadline: June 12th
Late entry deadline: no late entries!
After June 12th: no entries will be accepted ...period!
2017 Stock Contractor:
Champion Rodeo Company, Bob & National Champion
Contact San Patricio County Fairgrounds
FOR ALL SCHOLARSHIP INQUIRIES, PLEASE CONTACT:
Aaron Alejandro, Texas FFA Foundation Executive Director
In order to fund your event scholarship awards, the recipient must complete and return the attached Award Acceptance Agreement, copy of the thank you letter they sent the donor (Texas FFA Association) and proof of full-time enrollment. All documents must be in pdf or Word format and be attached to ONE email.
They can also see our website www.texasffafoundation.org
/ scholarship recipients / how to claim award.