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25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – St. Louis

With one Canadian rider set to compete in St. Louis, this weekend’s contingent will be highlighted by the nine bulls with ties to the nation. Read More

2/16/2018 11:37 AM

25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Kansas City

As Dakota Buttar is set to be the lone Canadian riding at this weekend’s elite tour stop in Kansas City, three Canucks are ready to compete in Youngstown, Ohio on the Velocity Tour. Read More

2/9/2018 11:16 AM

Eyes on the Prize – Lloyd Sets Sights on 2018 PBR Canada Championship

Armed with a new mindset, Justin Lloyd is read to improve upon his No. 10 ranking this season, with all efforts directed at capturing his first Canadian title. Read More

2/8/2018 5:18 PM

Johnston All In for 2018 Season Amid Second Stateside Push

For second-year pro Dayton Johnston, his sights are set high this season, aiming for a slot on the elite 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast. Read More

2/7/2018 6:59 PM

Byrne Proud to Have Broken Canadian Curse

Tanner Byrne ended a 12-plus year drought in 2016 when he became the first Canadian to win a premier series event since 2003. Read More

2/6/2018 11:43 AM

25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Anaheim

For the second stop on the PBR elite tour’s swing through The Golden State, Jordan Hansen will join the Canadian duo of Dakota Buttar and Tanner Byrne for the fifth event of the 2018 season, while three Canucks will take to the Velocity Tour. Read More

2/2/2018 12:56 PM

Lonnie Leads West Brothers into 2018

From a family with rich history in the sport of bull riding, Lonnie West looks forward to the 2018 season and the opportunity to compete alongside brothers Bryce and Billy at PBR events for the first time. Read More

1/31/2018 5:37 PM

Radford Focused Despite Setback

After injuring his PCL during the elite 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast event in Oklahoma City, Brock Radford is eager to get back to work. Read More

1/29/2018 3:08 PM

25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Sacramento

When the PBR’s elite tour bucks into Sacramento, Dakota Buttar will make his 15/15 Bucking Battle debut, drawing Pearl Harbor, while Tanner Byrne will return to competition after two weeks away. Read More

1/26/2018 8:00 AM

Canadian Bull Power Shines in USA

Three events into the 2018 season for the elite 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast, more than 10 Canadian bulls have bucked at the sport’s top level, demonstrating the talent had by the nation’s animal athletes. Read More

1/25/2018 5:59 PM

Robbins Sets Sights on Qualifying for Elite Tour with First Stateside Push

After sitting the sidelines for two months, 2017 PBR Canada Rookie of the Year Coy Robbins is back to competing, eager to start his season strong and earn a spot on the elite 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast. Read More

1/23/2018 2:02 PM

Buttar Sets New Career-High in Oklahoma City

Dakota Buttar's career-high 88.5 points on Bottoms Up in Oklahoma City propelled him to a season-best fourth place finish a week after he had to drop out of the Chicago Invitational despite being in the event lead. Read More

1/22/2018 4:33 PM

25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Oklahoma City

Canadians Dakota Buttar and Brock Radford head south this weekend for the third event of the 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast season in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Read More

1/19/2018 11:01 AM

PBR 25th: Unleash the Beast Series Preview – Chicago

As the elite tour bucks into the Windy City for its second event of the season, the Canadian contingent set to compete at the Chicago Invitational will feature two new faces in Jordan Hansen and Brock Radford. Read More

1/12/2018 12:46 PM

Byrne Riding with Extra Motivation in 2018

Tanner Byrne had a heavy heart in 2017 as he tried to battle his way back from multiple injuries and the loss of his friend Ty Pozzobon. A year later, and Byrne is ready for a strong season in the bull riding arena. Read More

1/10/2018 11:54 AM

Radford Returns From Down Under

After more than five weeks abroad in Australia, Brock Radford has returned home to Canada, ready to begin his run for the 2018 PBR Canada Championship and return to the league’s premier tour. Read More

1/9/2018 5:18 PM

PBR Announces Changes to Velocity Tour and International Cup Events Points System

The PBR’s Executive Competition Committee (ECC) approved this week a revised PBR world points system pertaining to the Real Time Pain Relief Velocity Tour and International Tour events for the 2018 season. Read More

1/8/2018 9:22 AM

PBR 25th Unleash the Beast Tour Preview – NEW YORK CITY

As the PBR prepares to kick off the 25th Unleash the Beast Tour season in New York City for the 12th time, Canadians Dakota Buttar and Tanner Byrne look to start the year with winning weekends while 13 others compete between Fort Worth, Oakland and Denver. Read More

1/5/2018 4:35 PM

Buttar Ready to Ride in Big Apple

After fracturing his foot at the PBR Global Cup, Dakota Buttar is ready to ride this weekend in New York City as the elite 25th Anniversary Tour launches its 2018 season. Read More

1/4/2018 6:02 PM

Byrne Ready to “Take No Prisoners” in Elite Tour Return at Madison Square Garden

After being relegated to the sidelines for the majority of 2017, Tanner Byrne feels better than ever ahead of the season launch event of the 25th Anniversary Tour at Madison Square Garden. Read More

1/2/2018 6:37 PM

Hansen Looks Forward to 2018 on Heels of Historic Season

After finishing 2017 ranked No. 41 in the PBR World Standings and becoming the first Canadian since 2001 to ride at the National Finals Rodeo, Jordan Hansen is ready for another strong season in 2018. Read More

12/31/2017 11:13 AM

Living the Life in the Presence of a Legend

For one of PBR Canada’s rising stars, Logan Biever, the 19-year-old has recently found himself living, eating and sleeping the sport of bull riding compliments of his newfound living and working arrangements. Read More

12/21/2017 5:33 PM

PBR Canada Entertainer Takes to the Silver Screen

PBR Canada entertainer Brinson James traded the bull riding arena for a television stage, starring on the series premier of MTV’s new talent competition Amazingness, hosted by Rob Dyrdek. Read More

12/15/2017 6:16 PM

Forecasting Another Championship Run

With the 2018 competitive season well underway, reigning PBR Canada Champion Zane Lambert talks his plans for the upcoming year and his final out of 2017 aboard World Champion Bull contender Pearl Harbor. Read More

12/7/2017 8:57 AM

Down But Not Out

Sidelined as he continues to recover from an injury initially sustained at the Global Cup, 2017 PBR Canada Rookie of the Year Coy Robbins remains eager to compete after the inaugural event. Read More

12/5/2017 1:14 PM

Biever Begins U.S. Push After Global Cup Confidence Boost

After tying for eighth at the second Velocity Tour event of his career, Alberta’s Logan Biever is riding a confidence boost from the inaugural Global Cup as he heads stateside before PBR Canada events resume. Read More

12/1/2017 5:58 PM

“Game on” for Byrne as He Heads to Australia

Sidelined by injury the majority of 2017, Tanner Byrne is ready to take 2018 by storm as heads to Australia for the second time in his career to get a jump start in the race for this year’s world title. Read More

11/29/2017 8:25 PM

A Newfound Focus

After riding for Team Canada at the inaugural Global Cup, British Columbia’s Jackson Scott has a newfound focus as the 2018 season is already underway. Read More

11/27/2017 8:15 PM

Radford Out For 'Blood' After Missing PBR World Finals

Brock Radford is motivated to qualify for the 2018 PBR World Finals after losing out on the 2017 PBR Canada championship on the last day of the season. Radford is getting a start on 2018 by competing in Australia before the New Year. Read More

11/24/2017 3:44 PM

Roy: "I would rather break my back again"

Aaron Roy's broken right femur has coincided with such a painful recovery process that there are days he thinks he would have preferred to have broken his back again like he did at the 2013 Calgary Stampede. Read More

11/22/2017 2:13 PM

West’s Winning Ways Continue

After ending the season having gone 10-for-12 at the final three Monster Energy Tour events of 2017 and the inaugural Global Cup, Lonnie West continued his winning ways this past weekend, capturing his first Velocity Tour win in New Town, North Dakota. Read More

11/20/2017 7:33 PM

Radford Goes Down Under

After a historic and career-best season in 2017, Brock Radford isn’t taking any time off, heading to Australia to begin his 2018 campaign. Read More

11/18/2017 9:06 AM

Pound the Alarm Retires on Top at PBR Global Cup

After being the high-marked bull at Thursday's qualifier, three-time PBR World Finals bucking bull Pound the Alarm teamed up with fellow Canadian Lonnie West for 86.5 points in his final out. Read More

11/15/2017 5:50 PM

Team Canada Proud of Bronze Showing at PBR Global Cup

Team Canada took third place at the Inaugural Global Cup event in Edmonton with young gun Lonnie West leading the way. Read More

11/12/2017 9:29 AM

The Morning Line: PBR Global Cup - Day 3

Slade Long delves inside the bullpen for the second day of the PBR Global Cup and third and final day of competition from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta. Read More

11/11/2017 9:36 AM

Team Canada Confident Despite Injury Setbacks

Team Canada coach Aaron Roy remains confident despite injuries sidelining two of the team's top riders, Dakota Buttar and Coy Robbins. Read More

11/11/2017 12:06 AM

Game Notes: PBR Global Cup - Day 2

Ted Stovin previews Day 2 and 3 of competition at the PBR Global Cup at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta. Read More

11/10/2017 12:01 PM

Robbins Prepared to Represent Canada at Global Cup

The 2017 PBR Canada Rookie of the Year Coy Robbins secures a spot on Team Canada at the Global Cup even after bucking off both of his bulls in the qualifier round. Read More

11/10/2017 9:29 AM

The Morning Line: PBR Global Cup - Day 2

The head coaches at the inaugural PBR Global Cup in Edmonton have selected the bulls for their riders for Round 1 on Friday night. Read More

11/10/2017 9:15 AM

Game Notes: PBR Global Cup - Day 1

Ted Stovin previews the PBR Global Cup Team Canada Qualifier on Thursday November 9th at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta Read More

11/9/2017 11:36 PM

Byrne Makes Homecoming for Inaugural PBR Global Cup in Edmonton

Bullfighter Jesse Byrne looks forward to joining father Ryan, brother Tanner and extended family for historic Edmonton event. Read More

11/9/2017 7:26 PM

The Morning Line: PBR Global Cup - Day 1

Slade Long previews the PBR Global Cup Team Canada qualifier from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta Read More

11/9/2017 7:09 PM

Buttar Qualifies for Second World Finals

After four Canadians made the journey to Las Vegas in 2016, Saskatchewan’s Dakota Buttar is set to be the nation’s lone competitor at the 2017 Built Ford Tough World Finals. Read More

11/1/2017 9:53 PM

Five Canadian Bulls Set to Buck at PBR World Finals

Five different Canadian stock contractors will provide bull power for the 24th annual PBR World Finals in Las Vegas at T-Mobile Arena. Read More

10/31/2017 12:51 AM

Byrne Earns Vegas Invite

Sidelined by injury the majority of the season, Tanner Byrne will return to action earlier than anticipated after receiving an invite to compete at the 2017 Real Time Pain Relief Velocity Tour Finals. Read More

10/27/2017 12:24 PM

Lambert Makes History with Second National Title

In Saskatoon, Zane Lambert made history as just the second rider to become a two-time Canadian national champion, a feat he accomplished after calling the score for his title-securing ride. Read More

10/26/2017 3:56 PM

Global Cup Qualifier to Showcase Canada’s Finest

Set to have a 14-man roster as the host nation, the National Qualifier on Nov. 9 will round-out an already star-studded Team Canada a lineup. Read More

10/26/2017 9:00 AM

Radford Poised to Win First Canadian Title

Brock Radford heads into the last night of the Canadian Finals leading the event as he seeks to capture his first PBR Canada title. Read More

10/21/2017 4:16 PM

Built Ford Tough Series Preview - San Jose

As the premier Built Ford Tough series prepares for its final regular season event of 2017, Jordan Hansen is set to be the lone Canadian at the Golden State event as he looks to reestablish himself within the Top 35 and punch his ticket to Las Vegas. Read More

10/21/2017 2:25 PM

The Morning Line: Saskatoon - Day 2

Ted Stovin previews Day 2 and the conclusion of the Monster Energy PBR Canadian Finals in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Read More

10/21/2017 9:22 AM

PBR Canada Names 2017 Bull, Stock Contractor and Event of the Year

Nansen Vold and Vold Rodeo Company earns third Stock Contractor of the Year title, while Johnny Ringo and Bullbustin' in Support of the Sheldon Kennedy Child Advocacy Centre claim first wins. Read More

10/20/2017 6:12 PM

Game Notes - Saskatoon

Kacie Albert previews the final stop of the 2017 PBR Monster Energy Tour in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Read More

10/20/2017 5:04 PM

The Morning Line: Saskatoon - Day 1

Ted Stovin previews Day 1 of the PBR Monster Energy Tour Canadian Finals in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Read More

10/20/2017 8:56 AM

Lambert Looks for Second Canadian Title

Currently ranked No.2 in the national standings, Zane Lambert heads to Saskatoon looking to become just the second rider in PBR Canada history to become a two-time national champion. Read More

10/19/2017 1:53 PM

In Pursuit of a Dream

Falling short of the title in 2016, Cody Coverchuk heads to Saskatoon ready to capture his first Canadian title and punch his ticket to Las Vegas for the Velocity Tour Finals. Read More

10/19/2017 9:41 AM

Mentors Guide West to First Win

Fresh off his first PBR win, Lonnie West heads to Saskatoon for the PBR Canada Finals on a streak of four qualified rides as he looks to earn his first Canadian title. Read More

10/17/2017 7:21 PM

Seeking Global Glory

With nine spots left to be filled on Team Canada for the inaugural Global Cup, Alberta’s Lonnie West, Cole Young and Dayton Johnston all hope to occupy three of those spots come November. Read More

10/15/2017 5:27 PM

Game Notes - Abbotsford

Kacie Albert previews stop No.5 on the PBR Monster Energy Tour in Abbotsford, British Columbia. Read More

10/14/2017 12:11 PM

Built Ford Tough Series Preview – Raleigh

As Canada’s lone rider in this weekend’s Built Ford Tough Series event in Raleigh, Dakota Buttar will look to build upon his success in Nampa as the 2017 season inches closer to the PBR World Finals. Read More

10/14/2017 10:49 AM

The Morning Line: Abbotsford

Ted Stovin previews PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour event in Abbotsford, British Columbia. Read More

10/14/2017 7:41 AM

Fatherhood Propels Louis to Victory in Winnipeg

One month after the birth of his son, Dakota Louis won last weekend’s Monster Energy Tour event in Winnipeg backed by the drive to make his newborn proud. Read More

10/11/2017 12:34 PM

Buttar Takes Gorham's Advice to Heart, Wins First Event

Dakota Buttar used some good advice from Matador Jerky Bullfighter Shorty Gorham to ride his way to his first career BFTS victory last weekend in Nampa, Idaho. Read More

10/10/2017 2:36 PM

Built Ford Tough Series Preview - Nampa

As the elite Built Ford Tough Series prepares to buck into Nampa, Idaho for the sixth year, Canadians Dakota Buttar and Jordan Hansen will look to solidify their standings in the Top 35 as the season winds to a close with just three regular season events left in 2017. Read More

10/7/2017 4:20 PM

Hansen in Search of Historic Trifecta

Jordan Hansen still may be the new kid on the block when it comes to the Built Ford Tough Series, but the 24-year-old from Okotoks, Alberta, is quickly making a name for himself this year throughout the Western world. Read More

10/7/2017 2:54 PM

Game Notes - Winnipeg

Kacie Albert sets up the return of the Monster Energy Tour in Winnipeg, Manitoba at Bell MTS Place. Read More

10/6/2017 12:46 PM

The Morning Line: Winnipeg

Ted Stovin previews PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour event in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Read More

10/6/2017 6:00 AM

Back Where it Began

As the Monster Energy Tour resumes action this weekend in Winnipeg, for Zane Lambert not only will the event mark a homecoming, but also a return to the city where he won his first PBR event. Read More

10/5/2017 5:58 PM

Coverchuk Dedicates Pursuit of Canadian Title to Late Father

Riding in his memory all season long, Saskatchewan’s Cody Coverchuk remains ever-focused on earning his first Canadian title in tribute to his late father as the 2017 PBR Canada year comes to a close with the season’s final three events. Read More

10/3/2017 11:25 AM

A Dream Realized

For the third time this season a fast-rising Canadian will make their Built Ford Tough Series debut, with this weekend’s stop in Colorado Springs featuring Justin Lloyd making his first appearance on the elite tour. Read More

9/30/2017 8:21 AM

Lambert named to Team Canada for Inaugural Global Cup

2013 PBR Canada Champion Zane Lambert joins the already announced Canadian contingent of Dakota Buttar, Brock Radford, Justin Lloyd and Cody Coverchuk as Edmonton, Alberta and Rogers Place prepare to host the inaugural Global Cup on Nov. 9-11. Read More

9/28/2017 9:14 AM

Lloyd Makes U.S. Push Before Returning to Canada for Season’s Final Events

As the only Canadian to win a Monster Energy Tour event so far this season, Justin Lloyd travelled stateside for a four event push that spanned coast-to-coast. Read More

9/27/2017 3:35 PM

Westward Bound

After a more than three-month break, PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour will resume action next Friday when the series visits Winnipeg, Manitoba at Bell MTS Place. Read More

9/26/2017 4:07 PM

Built Ford Tough Series Update - Uniondale

As the PBR’s elite Built Ford Tough Series travels to Long Island, the Canadian trio of Dakota Buttar, Brock Radford and Jordan Hansen will look to build on last weekend’s successful outing, which saw Buttar finish seventh and Hansen take ninth in his rookie debut. Read More

9/23/2017 8:23 AM

Bull rope switch helping Buttar with elbow injury

Dakota Buttar has carried the flag high for Canada in the BFTS despite battling a tear in his elbow. Thanks to a switch in a equipment, Buttar has made a comeback and has his eyes set on claiming victory for Team Canada on home soil at the inaugural PBR Global Cup Nov. 9-11. Read More

9/21/2017 3:45 PM

Canadian Invasion

For the second consecutive week a fast-rising Canadian rider will make his Built Ford Tough Series debut when Jordan Hansen competes at this weekend’s event in Austin. Read More

9/15/2017 1:02 PM

Confident Roy ready to lead Team Canada

While Team Canada’s coach Aaron Roy recognizes the tough opponents his roster is set to face, the three-time Canadian national champion is confident his riders can win the inaugural Global Cup. Read More

9/14/2017 10:00 AM

In The Bull Pen With Nansen Vold

As the 2017 PBR Canada season begins its final push towards October’s finals in Saskatoon, stock contactor Nansen Vold gives an inside look at the nation’s top bull power. Read More

9/13/2017 8:24 AM

Welcome to the Big Leagues

Joining fellow Canadian Dakota Buttar on the elite Built Ford Tough Series, Alberta’s Brock Radford prepares to make his rookie debut this weekend as the tour visits Springfield, Missouri for the ninth consecutive year. Read More

9/8/2017 12:23 PM

A prestigious win for Parsonage

After three months away from PBR competition, Parsonage returned with a statement performance at the Glen Keeley Memorial Bull Riding, his sights set on November’s World Finals in Las Vegas. Read More

9/6/2017 7:06 PM

Built Ford Tough Series Update – Thackerville

With Tanner Byrne sidelined until Global Cup, Dakota Buttar is set to be Canada’s lone representative when the elite Built Ford Tough Series bucks into Thackerville, Oklahoma for the seventh year. Read More

9/2/2017 11:40 AM

Red Hot Radford

Riding a hot streak, Brock Radford has his sights set high. First win the 2017 PBR Canada Championship, then lead Team Canada to victory at the inaugural Global Cup. Read More

8/30/2017 12:24 PM

Byrne sidelined until PBR Global Cup

After rebounding from injury to mount a successful summer campaign, Tanner Byrne once again finds himself on the sidelines as he works to recover from his latest wrist and ankle fractures. Read More

8/25/2017 12:36 PM

Built Ford Tough Series Update - Nashville

As the PBR’s elite Built Ford Tough Series travels to Nashville for the final Major event of the city, Canada’s Dakota and Tanner Byrne make the journey to Music City ready to ride for increased money and points. Read More

8/18/2017 10:14 AM

Contending Again

At tonight’s 19th Annual Elnora Brahma Rama, fans will once again see two familiar names listed on the draw, as Zane Lambert and Lonnie West both make their PBR returns following summer injuries. Read More

8/12/2017 8:00 AM

Back to work

Following an intense summer of competition, Saskatchewan’s Tanner Byrne and Dakota Buttar head to Tulsa, Oklahoma this weekend as the premier Built Ford Tough Series resumes its season following the annual summer break. Read More

8/10/2017 4:03 PM

Rookie Run

With one win already at the Touring Pro Division level, rookie rider Dayton Johnston is already looking ahead to Saskatoon, focused on making the PBR Canada Finals. Read More

8/8/2017 2:20 PM

Vegas on his mind

Fresh off his win at Ranchman’s, Cody Coverchuk has his eyes set on one city and one event, Las Vegas, Nevada for the World Finals. Read More

7/20/2017 7:20 PM

Familiar faces fuel first win

Alberta rider Cole Young uses rides aboard two past foes to catapult him to first PBR victory. Read More

7/18/2017 3:20 PM

Lockwood tops Pool A at Calgary Stampede

CALGARY – Jess Lockwood used three round victories at the 2017 Calgary Stampede to win Pool A through the first four days of competition. Read More

7/10/2017 7:08 PM

Alberta Swing

With the Monster Energy Tour wrapping the eastern portion of its schedule last weekend in Toronto, attention now shifts west to Alberta, set to host six Touring Pro Division events during the next three weeks. Read More

7/1/2017 2:28 PM

Back on Top

With his win in Toronto, Justin Lloyd not only made a long overdue return to the winner’s circle, but earned crucial points, surging up both the Canadian National and World Standings. Read More

6/28/2017 9:43 AM

The Morning Line – Toronto

TORONTO, Ontario – After a week and a bit back out west and a trio of events in Calgary, Wanham and Ponoka, Alberta we are back out east and looking forward to our first ever event in Canada’s largest centre. Read More

6/24/2017 11:51 PM

Game Notes - Toronto

THE SIX GETS RANK – This weekend PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour stops in Toronto, Ontario at Ricoh Coliseum, for the third event of the nationally-televised, cross-nation tour. Read More

6/24/2017 4:09 PM

Rider on the rise

With a $25,000 event in Ponoka on Friday, and a Monster Energy Tour stop Saturday, Brock Radford looks to capitalize on the busy weekend and takeover the top spot in the PBR Canada National Standings. Read More

6/21/2017 5:01 PM

Stronger than stone

As PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour prepares for its final event in the East, Saskatchewan’s Justin Lloyd looks to one-up his second place finish in Ottawa, after a weekend of unanticipated hurdles. Read More

6/19/2017 5:36 PM

Triplett takes title at Global Petroleum Show

CALGARY, Alberta – Matt Triplett (Columbia Falls, Montana) earned his first PBR Canada victory of 2017 at the Global Petroleum Show stop on the 2017 PBR Canada Touring Pro Division schedule. Read More

6/14/2017 10:46 PM

Byrne is back

CALGARY, Alberta -- Tanner Byrne ended the 2016 season on a high note, ranked No.15 in the world standings, earning his third consecutive Glen Keeley Award as the Canadian-born rider with the most world points, Read More

6/14/2017 2:43 PM

Casper strikes gold in Canada

For Cody Casper (Pacific, Washington) many of his career highs have come at PBR Canada events. Entering the Monster Energy Tour event last weekend, all but one of his Top 5 career finishes had come in the country. Read More

6/13/2017 6:32 PM

Lambert ready to make statement in Ottawa

OTTAWA, Ontario – At last weekend’s Monster Energy Tour season opener in Québec City, Québec, 2013 PBR Canada Champion Zane Lambert went 1-for-3 to finish 11th, just outside of the money. Read More

6/9/2017 1:38 PM

The Morning Line: Ottawa

Ted Stovin goes through the key matchups for Friday's Monster Energy Tour stop at TD Place on June 9th, 2017. Read More

6/9/2017 8:00 AM

Former Ottawa Senator trades skates for boots in his return to Canada's Capital

In Ottawa, Curtis Leschyshyn is known as a star National Hockey League defenseman, having played for the Senators for more than three seasons. Read More

6/8/2017 6:27 PM

Fighting on home dirt

For bullfighter Dominic Roy, last weekend’s event in Québec City, Québec held immense significance for him beyond it being the PBR's first international Major event and season launch for the 2017 Monster Energy Tour. Read More

6/7/2017 8:14 PM

Kolbaba’s first trip to Eastern Canada pays dividends

QUÉBEC CITY -- When Derek Kolbaba entered the Québec City, Québec kick off to the 2017 PBR Monster Energy Tour, he had only competed in Canada a handful of times out west. Read More

6/6/2017 1:15 PM

Morning Line: Quebec City - Day 2

QUEBEC CITY -- Saturday marks a bit of history in Canada as the richest regular season event of the 2017 PBR Monster Energy Tour concludes from the Videotron Centre in Quebec City. Read More

6/3/2017 9:23 AM

A daring career

QUEBEC CITY, Quebec – In 2005 Eric Isabelle’s career began on a dare; fast forward more than ten years and this weekend the Quebec cowboy is set to make his PBR Canada Monster Energy Tour debut at the inaugural international major and season launch event in Quebec City. Read More

6/2/2017 10:32 AM

Morning Line: Quebec City - Day 1

With 300 world points up for grabs along with $100,000 in prize money, Quebec City's kick off to the 2017 Monster Energy Tour at the Videotron Centre has jumped to the top of the regular-season bull riding events in all of Canada. Next to the PBR Global Cup in November and the Calgary Stampede, this is the best lineup of bull riders you'll see anywhere across the nation this year. Read More

6/2/2017 8:15 AM

Triplett returns to Canada looking to replicate early career success

PUEBLO, Colo. – Matt Triplett has a 5-hour drive to Calgary, followed by a 6-hour flight to Quebec City, before he aims to begin his 2017 summer run with an important victory at this weekend’s PBR Canada International Major event at the Videotron Center. Read More

5/31/2017 12:35 AM

Buttar aiming for speedy return to action

Dakota Buttar’s first season on the Built Ford Tough Series hit some choppy waters when he ran into a bull called Smooth Sailing in Tacoma last month. Read More

5/17/2017 4:55 PM

Blazing Star Does a Different Dance

The first piece of very good news was that he wasn’t going to die. Then Bonner Bolton, temporarily paralyzed after a bad fall at the 2016 PBR season opener in Chicago, found out that one day, he’d be back on his feet. Read More

3/20/2017 2:16 PM

The PBR world reflects on their fond memories of Ty Pozzobon

Ty Pozzobon left a lasting impression on his peers and will forever be loved by those throughout the sport of professional bull riding. Read More

2/2/2017 10:30 AM

Ted's Picks - Saskatoon, SK

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan -- On Friday night, 30 bull riders and the top bulls in the country ascend on the Sasktel Centre for the PBR Monster Energy World Finals Qualifier. Read More

10/14/2016 4:31 PM

Pozzobon blazes a unique path to the World Finals

Not only did season points leader Ty Pozzobon win the PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour event in Abbotsford, British Columbia, last weekend, but he matched the highest score of the entire tour with an 89 point effort atop Vold’s Johnny Ringo. Read More

10/10/2016 11:36 AM

Coverchuk looks to lock in PBR World Finals

Cody Coverchuk, from Meadow Lake, SK is as determined as ever to get to the PBR World Finals. Read More

10/5/2016 3:46 PM

Ted's Picks - Abbotsford, BC

ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia -- Saturday night at the Abbotsford Centre we kick off the month of October and stop number five of the PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour. Read More

10/1/2016 1:15 PM

Jackson Scott makes Monster Tour debut close to home

There is a new and pretty local face making his PBR Monster Energy Canada debut this weekend in Abbotsford. Read More

9/30/2016 2:43 AM

PBR Canada Bull Profile - Cooper's Comet

Ask any PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour bull rider which bull they would want to be matched up with in the championship round and a very large majority would like to see Vold’s Cooper’s Comet. Read More

9/26/2016 7:57 PM

Ted's Picks - Calgary, AB

CALGARY, Alberta -- Saturday marks stop number four of the 2016 PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour and through the first three events, a Canadian has yet to win. Read More

9/24/2016 8:06 PM

Pozzobon turns down BFTS for PBR Canada

There is a unique aspect to the PBR, in that no matter which country that PBR operates you are earning points in the same standings as Built Ford Tough Series stars like J.B. Mauney or Cooper Davis. Read More

9/23/2016 3:34 PM

Green makes PBR Canada comeback in Winnipeg

Meeting Creek Alberta’s Garrett Green returned to regular competition in the PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour after suffering two broken ribs and a punctured lung right in the middle of what is called Cowboy Christmas in July. Read More

9/19/2016 2:33 PM

Ted's Picks - Winnipeg, MB

The following is the draw for the PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour stop in Winnipeg, MB at the MTS Centre on September 17th, 2016. Read More

9/16/2016 5:45 PM

Manitoba's PBR Canada Champ returns to MTS Centre

When thinking of bull riders from Manitoba, one name comes to mind. That's five-time PBR World Finals Qualifier, Calgary Stampede Final Four Qualifier, 2015 runner up to the CPRA Championship and 2013 PBR Canada Champion, Zane Lambert. Read More

9/14/2016 12:41 PM

Monea returns from injury to make Monster Tour Debut

The PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour makes its stop in Manitoba this weekend and will be welcoming back one of the most in-demand bullfighters the country has to offer in Brett Monea. Read More

9/12/2016 10:32 AM

Pozzobon sets sight on Hamilton

While the PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour made its second 2016 season stop in London, Ontario, PBR Canada points leader Ty Pozzobon was enjoying the sights, sounds and thrills of an open rodeo event in Australia. Read More

8/30/2016 8:49 AM

Ted’s Picks – London, ON

LONDON, Ontario – After a heck of a start to the PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour in Ottawa last week, it’s going to be tough to top this week. Read More

8/27/2016 11:50 PM

Finkbeiner Focused on Success on PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour

The PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour is well underway, and if there is one guy making his presence known, it is Wacey Finkbeiner. Read More

8/26/2016 5:27 PM

Atwood fired up for PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour

Brant Atwood, from Pampa, TX flew a very long way for the inaugural PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour stop in Ottawa, ON at TD Place. Read More

8/22/2016 1:12 PM

Ted's Picks - Ottawa, ON

Ted Stovin makes his picks for Saturday's PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour kick off at TD Place in Ottawa, ON on August 20th. Read More

8/20/2016 3:51 PM

PBR Canada Bull Profile - Liquid Fire

When it comes to the stars of PBR Canada, one cannot overlook the animal athletes. Read More

8/19/2016 6:43 PM

Buttar looks forward to PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour

For Dakota Buttar, PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour is a lot more than just another set of bull ridings. Read More

8/16/2016 3:59 PM