Gun Fire named 2021 Reserve PRCA Bareback Horse of the Year
November 18, 2021

 

The PRCA announced the 2021 "Pendleton Whisky's Let 'er Buck Bucking Stock of the Year Awards".  In a press release dated October 15, 2021, they stated – Standing out among a crowd of exceptional roughstock requires a perfect balance of animal athleticism and the cowboys capable of showcasing that talent.

 Our ranch raised bucking horse #16 GUN FIRE was voted RESERVE BAREBACK HORSE OF THE YEAR!  We're proud of this mare, she had an outstanding year.  She carried cowboys to the pay window numerous times.  A few rides that stand out are Tim O'Connell when he was 94 points on her at the Riggin Rally held at the Steiner Ranch; Clayton Biglow when he spurred his way to a 93-point ride at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo; Watching Rookie Cole Franks be 93 on her at the Dodge City Roundup; Caleb Bennett being 91.5 on her at the Cody Stampede Rodeo and Tilden Hooper winning the RFD-TV's The American with a 90.5-point ride. 

She was in a category with some amazing bucking horses, Congratulations to Calgary Stampede for winning Bareback Horse of the Year with their great horse, Xplosive Skies and to Macza Pro Rodeo for winning 3rd place with OLS Tubs Stevie Knicks!