With the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo starting soon, it’s time for Rodeo Trivia. Questions are based on Rodeo Legends, Volume 2, a Western Horseman book written by Kyle Partain, which features the 20 outstanding rodeo athletes listed below.

Guy AllenMonty HensonDan Mortensen
Allen BachMartha JoseyKristie Peterson
Freckles BrownPhil LyneJim Sharp
Roy DuvallHarley MayRich Skelton
Billy EtbauerToots MansfieldBill Smith
Lewis FeildDon McLaughlinSpeed Williams
Lane FrostAdriano Moraes 

Rodeo Trivia, Round Two Questions

(Answers at bottom of page)

1. Which athlete, a rough-stock rider in the mid-1980s, broke the timed-event competitors’ domination of the all-around standings?

2. Which athlete was fluent in Mandarin Chinese and won his only bull-riding world title without competing at the NFR that year?

3. Which athlete, a multiple world-champion steer roper, in 1983 became part of the first father-and-two-sons combination to qualify for the National Finals?

4. Which athlete, a flashy bronc rider with an equally flashy dismount, most often has been described as flamboyant?

5. Which athlete, a champion steer wrestler, claimed a world title early in his career by besting John W. Jones only to lose another world title 20 years later to his son, John W. Jones Jr., during the 10th round of the National Finals Rodeo?


Rodeo Trivia, Round Two Answers

1. Lewis Feild

2. Freckles Brown

3. Guy Allen

4. Monty Henson

5. Roy Duvall

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