South Dakota well represented at the 2020 National Finals Rodeo

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is set to take place from December 3-12 in Arlington, Texas and South Dakota will be well represented.

For a complete list of contestants at the NFR, click here.

Meanwhile, the 2020 National Finals Breakaway Roping will be held Dec. 8-10 at Globe Life Field in Arlington, TX.

Tanegai Zilverberg from Holabird, S.D. enters the National Finals Breakaway Roping ranked 8th in the world standings.


List of NFR Contestants from South Dakota

Bareback Riding

– Jamie Howlett, Rapid City              6th in the world standings



Saddle Bronc Riding

– Shorty Garrett, Eagle Butte            4th

– Cole Elshere, Faith                           6th



Steer Wrestling

– Jace Melvin, Fort Pierre                7th



Team Roping (Heelers)

– Levi Lord, Sturgis                    12th


Barrel Racing

– Jessica Routier, Buffalo          9th

– Lisa Lockhart, Oelrichs           13th




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