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Radford Tears His Left ACL, MCL in Jasper

PBR Canada leader Brock Radford believes he tore his left ACL, MCL while competing at the Jasper Heritage CPRA event on Thursday night. Read More

8/11/2018 3:26 PM

8/11/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Tulsa

Ranked No. 13 in the world, Dakota Buttar leads the contingent of four Canadian riders set to compete this weekend in Tulsa. Read More

8/10/2018 10:39 AM

8/10/2018
Byrne Firing on All Cylinders Ahead of Second Half

With the PBR elite tour’s second half set to get underway this weekend, Tanner Byrne looks for success in Tulsa with three of his countrymen by his side. Read More

8/9/2018 3:56 PM

8/9/2018
Radford and West Riding Hot Into Tulsa

With four Canadians set to compete in Tulsa at this weekend’s 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast event, young guns Brock Radford and Lonnie West are ready to continue their summer success in the Sooner State. Read More

8/7/2018 7:29 PM

8/7/2018
Canadian Success Propels Riders Into Top 35

While some riders took some time off this summer to recover from the first 17 premier series events of the season, others used the opportunity to rack up points and climb the world standings. Read More

8/6/2018 6:49 PM

8/6/2018
Tetz Eyes Canadian Rookie of the Year Title

With a win already added to his resume amidst his first season of PBR competition, Calgary’s Nick Tetz now aims to win PBR Canada’s Rookie of the Year title. Read More

8/2/2018 10:26 AM

8/2/2018
Ty Pozzobon Foundation Launches Series of Educational Videos

After having a presence at the 2018 Calgary Stampede, Tanner Byrne talks about the Ty Pozzobon Foundation’s latest initiative, a multi-part series of educational videos for Western sports athletes. Read More

7/19/2018 2:28 PM

7/19/2018
Gloria Makes History with Win at the Calgary Stampede

For the first time since 1994 a Brazilian stood at arena’s center following the bull riding at the Calgary Stampede, with fast-rising Marcos Gloria victorious at this year’s Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth. Read More

7/15/2018 9:39 PM

7/15/2018
Calgary Stampede: Hansen and Wing Advance

With two spots up for grabs to Championship Sunday, Jordan Hansen and Stormy Wing made the most of Wild Card Saturday at the Calgary Stampede, advancing to the final round where they’ll have their shot at the $100,000 first-place check. Read More

7/14/2018 9:08 PM

7/14/2018
2006 PBR Canada Champion Schiffner Announces Retirement

Legendary Canadian bull rider Scott Schiffner announced this week at the Calgary Stampede that he will be retiring at the conclusion of the 2018 season. Fellow PBR Canada champions Aaron Roy, Tanner Byrne and Zane Lambert reacted to the news on Friday. Read More

7/14/2018 9:55 AM

7/14/2018
Calgary Stampede: Nance Wins Pool B

Cody Nance went 3-for-4 to win Pool B of the Calgary Stampede this week, while Marcos Gloria’s 90.5-point ride Friday earned him a spot for Showdown Sunday over PBR World Champions J.B. Mauney and Jess Lockwood. Read More

7/14/2018 9:47 AM

7/14/2018
Lambert Earns the Win During the Second Day of Pool B at Calgary Stampede

Two-time PBR Canada champion Zane Lambert was victorious Wednesday at the Calgary Stampede with a round-winning 88 points on Ivy League. Read More

7/11/2018 7:24 PM

7/11/2018
Calgary Stampede: Ty Pozzobon Foundation Night

Circling the chuckwagon track week long with their logo emblazoned on the PBR tarp, Thursday night at the Calgary Stampede is set to be the Ty Pozzobon Foundation Night. Read More

7/11/2018 4:58 PM

7/11/2018
Calgary Stampede: Kolbaba Victorious in Pool B

Derek Kolbaba continued his return from a torn ACL with an 86.5-point ride on Tippin' Point to win the first day of Pool B competition at the Calgary Stampede. Read More

7/11/2018 8:58 AM

7/11/2018
Calgary Stampede: Pool B Preview

Jess Lockwood will compete in Pool B at the Calgary Stampede. Photo: Andy Watson/BullStockMedia.com Read More

7/10/2018 5:44 PM

7/10/2018
Frost Wins Pool A at Calgary Stampede; Davis and Vieira Advance

Joe Frost won two of the first four days of competition at the Calgary Stampede for the Pool A victory. Meanwhile, 2016 PBR World Champion Cooper Davis, Fabiano Vieira and Ty Wallace advance out of Pool A to Showdown Sunday as well. Read More

7/10/2018 11:23 AM

7/10/2018
Game Notes - Kelowna

PBR Canada's Kacie Albert previews stop No. 6 on the 2018 Monster Energy Tour in Kelowna, British Columbia at Prospera Place. Read More

7/7/2018 12:00 PM

7/7/2018
Morning Line – Kelowna

PBR Canada’s Ted Stovin previews the Monster Energy Tour’s sixth stop of the season, in Kelowna, British Columbia. Read More

7/7/2018 6:42 AM

7/7/2018
Parsonage Delivers Dramatic End to Three Days of Action at Ranchman’s

After facing three re-rides in the Championship Round alone, Jared Parsonage earned his league-best third Touring Pro Division event win Thursday night, victorious at the third and final Ranchman’s PBR BullBustin’. Read More

7/6/2018 4:26 PM

7/6/2018
Home Soil Crowd Elevates Buttar to New Career Highs

At one of the most iconic Canadian events of the season, Dakota Buttar recorded the second 90-point ride of his career to capture his first event win of the season. Read More

7/5/2018 8:28 AM

7/5/2018
Richardson Strikes Gold in Calgary

A familiar face since 2012 on the Canadian tours, Australia’s Lachlan Richardson captured his first victory of the season Tuesday night, winning the first night of action at the Ranchman’s PBR BullBustin’. Read More

7/4/2018 12:33 PM

7/4/2018
Success Down Under Propels Radford to New Career Highs

Reaching a new career-high World Ranking in Brisbane, Brock Radford takes to the rodeo road for Cowboy Christmas, before an intense slate of PBR Canada events. Read More

7/2/2018 8:35 AM

7/2/2018
West Heats Up Ahead of Cowboy Christmas

After two weeks in Australia, Lonnie West hits the rodeo trail with a jammed-pack PBR Canada scheduling looming, beginning on July 2 in Cluny, Alberta. Read More

6/29/2018 9:58 AM

6/29/2018
Lambert to Rest Following Bronze Effort in Sydney

After helping Team Canada to a third place effort in Sydney at the Global Cup, reigning PBR Canada Champion Zane Lambert plans to rest ahead of his fourth appearance at the Calgary Stampede. Read More

6/27/2018 10:57 AM

6/27/2018
Byrne Rebounds in Sydney Leading Canada to Third Place Finish

After going 1-for-3 at the inaugural Global Cup in Edmonton, Tanner Byrne reversed his fortunes in Sydney, going 4-for-4 to lead Team Canada to a third place finish. Read More

6/25/2018 9:36 PM

6/25/2018
Persistence Pays off for Chotowetz

After qualifying for his first Calgary Stampede this year, Todd Chotowetz heated up this past weekend with a win in Falher. Read More

6/22/2018 9:39 AM

6/22/2018
Canada’s ‘Bull Guy’ – Jake Wilson

When the Monster Energy Tour hosted four events in the Eastern provinces, more than 30 bulls made the more than 4,000km journey from their homes in the West, all under the care of Canada’s ‘bull guy’ Jake Wilson. Read More

6/20/2018 11:46 AM

6/20/2018
Consistent Coverchuk Aims High in 2018

Riding 50% of his bulls in Canadian competition thus far this season, Cody Coverchuk ranks No. 4 in the national standings, once again a contender for the PBR Canada Title. Read More

6/15/2018 12:48 PM

6/15/2018
Lloyd Delivers Clutch Performance for Team Canada

Called to duty after Wacey Finkbeiner was sidelined by injury, Team Canada alternate Justin Lloyd seized the moment, helping his nation to a third place finish. Read More

6/13/2018 12:56 PM

6/13/2018
Team Canada Gets Huge Uptick from Parsonage

Jared Parsonage missed the 2017 Global Cup on home soil in Edmonton due to a conflict with the Canadian National Finals Rodeo, but it still burned him to watch his compatriots fall short of the title. He showed up in a big way in Sydney and is determined to help lead Team Canada to glory. Read More

6/9/2018 7:25 PM

6/9/2018
Tanner Byrne – Redemption Time

After a third-place finish on home dirt at the inaugural PBR Global Cup, Tanner Byrne looks to help lead Team Canada to a win in Sydney, Australia. Read More

6/8/2018 8:00 AM

6/8/2018
Roy – Team Canada Ready to Reclaim Global Glory

After a third place finish on home soil at the inaugural leg of the Global Cup, Team Canada coach Aaron Roy says his team is ready to travel down under and take back what they should have won last fall. Read More

6/7/2018 8:00 AM

6/7/2018
West Reaches New Career-High After Win in Moncton

Ranked inside the Top 35 in the PBR’s World Standings for the first time after a win in Moncton, Lonnie West now looks next to the PBR Global Cup in Sydney. Read More

6/5/2018 5:34 PM

6/5/2018
Morning Line – Moncton

PBR Canada’s Ted Stovin previews the Monster Energy Tour’s fifth stop of the season, and final of the series’ four-event push in Eastern Canada, in Moncton, New Brunswick. Read More

6/2/2018 10:18 AM

6/2/2018
Game Notes - Moncton

PBR Canada's Kacie Albert previews stop No. 5 on the 2018 Monster Energy Tour in Moncton, New Brusnwick at the Moncton Coliseum. Read More

6/1/2018 3:27 PM

6/1/2018
Star in the Making – Two Point Oh

With Minion Stuart frequently looked to as the outfit’s top-billed bull, Two Point Oh is quickly establishing himself as Skori Bucking Bulls’ next superstar bovine athlete. Read More

5/31/2018 8:00 AM

5/31/2018
West Can Further His Identity at Sydney Global Cup

Lonnie West comes from a family with a strong Western Sports heritage, but he can make his own mark at the upcoming Sydney Global Cup on June 9-10. Read More

5/30/2018 9:24 AM

5/30/2018
Gloria Pursues Dream on Canadian Soil

After logging back-to-back wins on the Canadian Monster Energy Tour in Québec and Halifax, Brazil’s Marcos Gloria now heads home to see family. Read More

5/29/2018 12:09 PM

5/29/2018
Game Notes - Halifax

PBR Canada's Kacie Albert previews stop No. 4 on the 2018 Monster Energy Tour in Halifax, Nova Scotia at the Scotiabank Centre. Read More

5/26/2018 2:02 PM

5/26/2018
Morning Line – Halifax

PBR Canada’s Ted Stovin previews the Monster Energy Tour’s fourth stop of the season in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Read More

5/26/2018 6:00 AM

5/26/2018
Slash - The Canadian Icon

Slash, one of Canada’s most prolific bucking bulls, now enjoys retirement at S Bar S Ranch. Read More

5/24/2018 8:00 AM

5/24/2018
Twisted Awes in Québec with Career Best Out

Unridden, Twisted earned bull of the event honors in Québec after marked a career-high 46 points. Read More

5/22/2018 9:56 AM

5/22/2018
Radford's Bulldog Mentality Paying Dividends

Brock Radford may be a third generation cowboy from a talented Western sports family, but the 22-year-old has shown grit, guts and determination on his way to a Top-30 ranking in the PBR world standings. Read More

5/21/2018 6:05 PM

5/21/2018
Game Notes - Québec

PBR Canada's Kacie Albert previews stop No. 3 on the 2018 Monster Energy Tour in Québec, Québec at the Videotron Centre for Iron Cowboy Canada. Read More

5/19/2018 1:23 PM

5/19/2018
Morning Line – Québec

PBR Canada’s Ted Stovin previews the Monster Energy Tour’s third stop of the season in Québec City, and the inaugural Canadian Iron Cowboy. Read More

5/19/2018 12:01 AM

5/19/2018
Happy Camper’s Dominance Continues in Ottawa

From Magrath, Alberta’s Two Bit Ranch, Happy Camper has won top bull honors at every Canadian event he’s competed at so far in 2018. Read More

5/17/2018 2:21 PM

5/17/2018
Kolbaba Looking to Repeat in Quebec City

Derek Kolbaba won the 2017 PBR International Major in Quebec City. Photo: Andy Watson/BullStockMedia.com. Read More

5/16/2018 3:22 PM

5/16/2018
Finkbeiner to Replace Hansen on Team Canada

Team Canada head coach Aaron Roy has selected Wacey Finkbeiner to replace Jordan Hansen (broken vertebrae/hip) for the upcoming Sydney, Australia, Global Cup event. Read More

5/15/2018 1:59 PM

5/15/2018
Richardson Seizes Opportunity in Canadian Debut

At just the eighth PBR event of his career, 18-year-old Austin Richardson struck gold in Canada, winning the Monster Energy Tour stop in Ottawa. Read More

5/15/2018 11:03 AM

5/15/2018
Game Notes - Ottawa

PBR Canada's Kacie Albert previews stop No. 2 on the 2018 Monster Energy Tour in Ottawa, Ontario at the Canadian Tire Centre. Read More

5/12/2018 11:34 AM

5/12/2018
Morning Line – Ottawa

PBR Canada’s Ted Stovin previews the Monster Energy Tour’s second stop of the season in Ottawa, Ontario, and the league’s return to the Canadian Tire Centre. Read More

5/12/2018 6:00 AM

5/12/2018
Morning Line – Prince Albert – Day 2

Wacey Anderson previews Day 2 of the Clunie-Cooper Memorial PBR in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan at the Art Hauser Centre. Read More

5/5/2018 11:57 AM

5/5/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Last Cowboy Standing

With the final event of the first half, and third major of the season, set to get underway Friday in Las Vegas, Dakota Buttar, Tanner Byrne and Brock Radford have all travelled to Sin City hoping to emerge the Last Cowboy Standing. Read More

5/4/2018 1:16 PM

5/4/2018
Morning Line – Prince Albert – Day 1

Ted Stovin previews Day 1 of the Clunie-Cooper Memorial PBR in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan at the Art Hauser Centre. Read More

5/3/2018 7:43 PM

5/3/2018
Buttar Picks Up First 90-Point Ride; Eyes Last Cowboy Standing

After picking up the first 90-point ride of his career, Dakota Buttar heads into Last Cowboy Standing, presented by Ariat, at Helldorado Days looking to become the first Canadian-born rider to win the PBR Major event. Read More

5/1/2018 11:35 AM

5/1/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Columbus

Two Canadian bull riders and five Canadian-raised bucking bulls are in the draw for the second to last 25th PBR: Unleash the Beast event of the first half this weekend in Columbus, Ohio. Read More

4/28/2018 8:48 AM

4/28/2018
West Staking His Claim at the Top

Lonnie West wasted no time establishing himself at the PBR’s Elite level this past weekend in Billings with an eighth-place finish in his debut. Read More

4/27/2018 7:42 AM

4/27/2018
Midnight Rain Wows in Elite Tour Debut

With a pen of 10 Canadian bulls bucking at last weekend’s elite tour event in Billings, X6 Ranch’s Midnight Rain led the way, recording two of the Top 10 bull scores inside Rimrock Auto Arena. Read More

4/26/2018 11:23 AM

4/26/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Billings

The draw for this weekend’s elite tour event will feature the largest Canadian contingent of the year, with five riders and ten bulls from the nation set to compete at the three-day stop. Read More

4/20/2018 9:07 AM

4/20/2018
Lonnie West to Make Elite Tour Debut in Billings

As PBR prepares to debut a new event format, fielding a draw of 60 in Billings, young-gun Lonnie West will make his first appearance on the elite 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast. Read More

4/19/2018 1:23 PM

4/19/2018
Hansen, Lambert Look for Top Prize at Calgary Stampede

Two-time PBR Canada Champion Zane Lambert looks to capture his first title at the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth this July. Read More

4/17/2018 10:12 AM

4/17/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Tacoma

As the elite tour prepares for its 14th event of the season, Tanner Byrne will look to break his recent slump, while Brock Radford will attempt to solidify his spot on tour. Read More

4/14/2018 8:00 AM

4/14/2018
Gleeson Strikes Gold in Third Event Since PBR Return

Last competing in the PBR in 2016, Wyatt Gleeson captured his first-ever event win last weekend in Marwayne, Albert at just his third event of the season. Read More

4/13/2018 9:00 AM

4/13/2018
Stateside Victory Propels Radford to Elite Tour Return

Picking up the 2018 season right where his historic 2017 campaign ended, Radford’s latest event win in Ivins, Utah has setup his elite tour return at this weekend’s Tacoma Invitational. Read More

4/11/2018 10:22 AM

4/11/2018
Buttar and Byrne Ride with Heavy Hearts

In Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the thirteenth elite tour stop of the season, Saskatchewan riders Dakota Buttar and Tanner Byrne reflected on the tragic Humboldt Broncos bus crash. Read More

4/10/2018 10:29 AM

4/10/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Sioux Falls

This weekend, Canadian riders and bulls will be competing at three events stateside, highlighted by the 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast event in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, while the Canadian Touring Pro Division holds its third event of the season in Marwayne, Alberta. Read More

4/5/2018 8:30 AM

4/5/2018
Injury Update - Robbins Plans for 2019 Return

After breaking his humerus and dislocating his shoulder at a CPRA event in Red Deer, 2017 PBR Canada Rookie of the Year Coy Robbins looks to make his return to competition in 2019. Read More

4/4/2018 1:05 PM

4/4/2018
Happy Camper Begins Second PBR Season with Win in Calgary

Hailing from Two Bit Bucking Bulls, Happy Camper impresses in 2018 Monster Energy Tour debut as top ABBI Canada talent. Read More

4/2/2018 6:00 AM

4/2/2018
Parsonage Honored to Represent Team Canada Ahead of Debut on Sport’s Top International Stage

With less than three months left before the second leg of PBR’s inaugural Global Cup, Aaron Roy names final four riders to compete for Team Canada, including newbie Jared Parsonage. Read More

3/31/2018 9:00 AM

3/31/2018
Early Momentum Propels Radford to First Monster Energy Tour Win

After a historic season in 2017, Radford continued his momentum last weekend winning the first Canadian Monster Energy Tour event of his career in front of a sold out crowd in Calgary. Read More

3/29/2018 10:11 AM

3/29/2018
Game Notes: Calgary

Kacie Albert previews stop No.1 on the 2018 PBR Monster Energy Tour in Calgary, Alberta. Read More

3/24/2018 12:17 PM

3/24/2018
The Morning Line: Calgary

PBR Canada’s Ted Stovin previews this weekend’s Monster Energy Tour event in Calgary, Alberta as the nation’s elite series prepares to launch its third season. Read More

3/24/2018 8:00 AM

3/24/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Glendale

After battling the flu last weekend, Tanner Byrne returns to the draw for this weekend’s Ak-Chin Invitational, alongside Dakota Buttar, while five bulls with ties to the nation are set to buck. Read More

3/23/2018 10:37 AM

3/23/2018
No. 1 – Lambert Makes History in Saskatoon

In the No. 1 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada season is Zane Lambert calling his shot en-route to winning his second PBR Canada Championship. Read More

3/22/2018 9:50 AM

3/22/2018
In the Bull Pen with Three-Time Canadian Stock Contractor of the Year Nansen Vold

Ahead of this year’s first event on the elite Canadian Monster Energy Tour in Calgary, reigning PBR Canada Stock Contractor of the Year Nansen Vold gives fans an inside look at his bull pen for the 2018 season. Read More

3/21/2018 10:49 AM

3/21/2018
No. 1 Zane Lambert

With PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour set to begin its third season this Saturday, we look back at the Top 5 riders from last year’s national standings, landing today on No. 1 Zane Lambert. Read More

3/20/2018 10:20 AM

3/20/2018
No. 2 – Québec City Welcomes PBR’s First International Major

In the No. 2 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada season is the PBR’s first International Major in Québec City, Québec. Read More

3/19/2018 2:31 PM

3/19/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Albuquerque

Once again representing the Maple Leaf on the elite tour for this weekend’s stop in Albuquerque, Dakota Buttar will be joined by five bulls with ties to the nation, while Jackson Scott will ride at the Velocity Tour event in Fresno. Read More

3/16/2018 10:23 AM

3/16/2018
No. 2 Brock Radford

With PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour just over a week away from launching its third season, we look back at the Top 5 riders from last year’s national standings, landing today on No.2 Brock Radford. Read More

3/15/2018 1:50 PM

3/15/2018
The Bad Touch

Originally from the Elnora, Alberta-based Flying High Rodeo Co., Bad Touch currently leads all of PBR bucking bulls, touting a buckoff streak of 36 consecutive outs. Read More

3/14/2018 1:46 PM

3/14/2018
No.3 – PBR Canada goes Live on TV for First Time with Inaugural Global Cup

In the No.3 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada season is the PBR’s first-ever live broadcast in Canada from the Inaugural Global Cup at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta. Read More

3/14/2018 8:47 AM

3/14/2018
Consistency Key For Parsonage

After a 17th place finish the weekend prior in Lethbridge, Parsonage returned to flawless form in Teepee Creek, going 2-for-2 to take the title at the second Touring Pro Division event of the PBR Canada season. Read More

3/13/2018 10:20 AM

3/13/2018
No.4 – Lloyd Wins in Toronto

In the No.4 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada Monster Energy Tour is Justin Lloyd’s victory in Toronto, Ontario. Read More

3/12/2018 1:55 PM

3/12/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Duluth

Returning to the Peach State for the first time since 2016, this weekend’s Canadian contingent on the PBR’s elite tour will once again be anchored by Tanner Byrne and Dakota Buttar, with five bulls connected to the nation set to buck. Read More

3/9/2018 3:07 PM

3/9/2018
No.5 – The 90-Point Club

In the No.5 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada season is Fabiano Vieira and Jared Parsonage as the lone two riders to record 90-point rides in the nation last season. Read More

3/8/2018 8:00 AM

3/8/2018
Green Begins 2018 on a Winning Note

After concluding the 2017 season ranked No. 24 in the PBR Canada standings, Garrett Green is currently the No. 1 ranked rider in the nation, fresh off his victory at the season-launch Touring Pro Division event in Lethbridge, Alberta. Read More

3/7/2018 6:31 PM

3/7/2018
No.3 Edgar Durazo

With PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour less than one month away from launching its third season, we look back at the Top 5 riders from last year’s national standings, landing today on No.3 Edgar Durazo. Read More

3/7/2018 9:45 AM

3/7/2018
Hansen Ready to Ride for Team Canada at Global Cup

With the second-ever PBR Global Cup three months away, Team Canada newcomer Jordan Hansen is ready to dawn the Maple Leaf and represent his home nation in Sydney, Australia on June 9-10. Read More

3/6/2018 9:27 AM

3/6/2018
No.6 – West Heats Up in The West

In the No.6 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada Monster Energy Tour is the fall run by Lonnie West. Read More

3/5/2018 8:56 PM

3/5/2018
No. 4 Lonnie West

With the launch of the 2018 PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour season less than a month away, we look back at the Top 5 riders from last year’s standings, now with No. 4 Lonnie West Read More

3/2/2018 10:14 AM

3/2/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Little Rock

Making the ninth stop of the 2018 season this weekend in Little Rock, Arkansas, Tanner Byrne and Dakota Buttar once again return as the Canadian contingent at this week’s 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Bad Boy Mowdown. Read More

3/2/2018 10:07 AM

3/2/2018
PBR Canada Launches 2018 Season with Touring Pro Division’s Bridge City Chrysler/LA Towing PBR Challenge

Ahead of this weekend’s two-day, season-launch event in Lethbridge, Alberta, PBRCanada.com’s Ted Stovin gives his pick for the first PBR Canada draw of the year. Read More

3/2/2018 8:00 AM

3/2/2018
No.7 – The PBR’s Debut in Toronto

In the No.7 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada Monster Energy Tour is the debut of PBR in Toronto, Ontario. Read More

2/28/2018 8:32 PM

2/28/2018
Breaking - Aaron Roy to Return in Lethbridge

Sidelined for more than a year after breaking his femur, Aaron Roy, Canada’s all-time winningest bull rider in the PBR returns to competition this Friday and Saturday in Lethbridge, Alberta for the first Touring Pro Division event of the season. Read More

2/27/2018 1:21 PM

2/27/2018
No.8 – Robbins Wins Rookie of the Year

In the No.8 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada Monster Energy Tour is our Rookie of the Year, Coy Robbins. Read More

2/26/2018 8:57 PM

2/26/2018
PBR Announces Qualifiers and Coaches for Second Global Cup Event

Three New Coaches to Lead Their Nations in Quest to be Named World’s Best Bull-riding Nation Read More

2/24/2018 11:02 PM

2/24/2018
25th PBR: Unleash The Beast Preview – Arlington

As the elite 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast prepares for the second Major of the year, Canadians Dakota Buttar and Tanner Byrne are in Arlington this weekend competing to be named Iron Cowboy. Read More

2/24/2018 9:34 AM

2/24/2018
No.9 – The Biever Breakout

In the No.9 spot on the countdown of the biggest moments from the 2017 PBR Canada Monster Energy Tour is second-year pro Logan Biever’s breakout season. Read More

2/23/2018 1:39 PM

2/23/2018
Roy honored to coach Team Canada at PBR Global Cup

Three-time Canadian champion Aaron Roy has accepted an invitation to coach Team Canada at the upcoming Global Cup event in Sydney, Australia, on June 9-10 after leading the Canadians to a third-place finish in Edmonton, Alberta. Read More

2/22/2018 11:00 AM

2/22/2018
No.5 Cody Coverchuk

As PBR Canada’s Monster Energy Tour is one month away from launching its third season, we look back at the Top 5 riders from last year’s national standings, beginning with No. 5 Cody Coverchuk. Read More

2/21/2018 11:01 AM

2/21/2018
Byrne Cherishes Victory Amidst Emotional ‘Roller Coaster’

Tanner Byrne pushed through a roller coaster of emotions after his grandfather passed away Saturday night and won his first event of 2018 in St. Louis. Read More

2/20/2018 4:30 PM

2/20/2018
No.10 – Edgar Durazo Ties for PBR Canada Finals Event Title

Ahead of the start of the 2018 PBR Canada Monster Energy Tour, we countdown the Top 10 moments of the 2017 season beginning with the No.10 spot highlighting Edgar Durazo’s tie for the PBR Canada Finals event victory. Read More

2/19/2018 9:35 PM

2/19/2018
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

2/16/2018
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

2/9/2018
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

2/8/2018
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

2/7/2018
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

2/6/2018
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

2/2/2018
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

1/31/2018
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

1/29/2018
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

1/26/2018
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

1/25/2018
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

1/23/2018
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

1/22/2018
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

1/19/2018
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

1/12/2018
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

1/10/2018
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

1/9/2018
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

1/8/2018
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

1/5/2018
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

1/4/2018
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

1/2/2018
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

12/31/2017
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

12/21/2017
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

12/15/2017
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

12/7/2017
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

12/5/2017
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

12/1/2017
“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

11/29/2017
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

11/27/2017
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

11/24/2017
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

11/22/2017
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

11/20/2017
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

11/18/2017
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

11/15/2017
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

11/12/2017
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

11/11/2017
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

11/11/2017
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

11/10/2017
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

11/10/2017
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

11/10/2017
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

11/9/2017
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

11/9/2017
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

11/9/2017
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

11/1/2017
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

10/31/2017
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

10/27/2017
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

10/26/2017
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

10/26/2017
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

10/21/2017
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

10/21/2017
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

10/21/2017
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

10/20/2017
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

10/20/2017
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

10/20/2017
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

10/19/2017
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

10/19/2017
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

10/17/2017
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

10/15/2017
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

10/14/2017
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

10/14/2017
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

10/14/2017
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

10/11/2017
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

10/10/2017
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

10/7/2017
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

10/7/2017
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

10/6/2017
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

10/6/2017
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

10/5/2017
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

10/3/2017
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

9/30/2017
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

9/28/2017
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

9/27/2017
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

9/26/2017
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

9/23/2017
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

9/21/2017
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

9/15/2017
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

9/14/2017
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

9/13/2017
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

9/8/2017
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

9/6/2017
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

9/2/2017
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

8/30/2017
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

8/25/2017
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

8/18/2017
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

8/12/2017
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

8/10/2017
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

8/8/2017
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

7/20/2017
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

7/18/2017
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

7/10/2017
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

7/1/2017
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

6/28/2017
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

6/24/2017
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

6/24/2017
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

6/21/2017
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

6/19/2017
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

6/14/2017
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

6/14/2017
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

6/13/2017
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

6/9/2017
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

6/9/2017
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

6/8/2017
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

6/7/2017
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

6/6/2017
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

6/3/2017
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

6/2/2017
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

6/2/2017
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

5/31/2017
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

5/17/2017
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

3/20/2017
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

2/2/2017
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

10/14/2016
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

10/10/2016
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

10/5/2016
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

10/1/2016
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

9/30/2016
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

9/26/2016
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

9/24/2016
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

9/23/2016
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

9/19/2016
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

9/16/2016
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

9/14/2016
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

9/12/2016
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

8/30/2016
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

8/27/2016
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

8/26/2016
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

8/22/2016
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

8/20/2016
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

8/19/2016
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

8/16/2016