The premier bull riding organization in the world, the Professional Bull Riders, began as a dream of 20 bull riders 23 years ago and is now a global sports phenomenon.
PBR broadcasts reach more than half a billion households in 50 nations and territories around the world, and more than 2.5 million fans attend live events each year. The PBR features the best bull riders in the world and the top bulls in the business.
Three circuits, the televised Built Ford Tough Series, the BlueDEF Velocity Tour and the Touring Pro Division, have paid more than $140 million in earnings to its athletes.
Twenty-seven men have earned more than $1 million, including three-time World Champion Silvano Alves who, in just 54 months, won more than $5.2 million to become the richest bull rider in history.
2013 World Champion J.B. Mauney and two-time World Champion Justin McBride have also surpassed $5.1 million in earnings.
Last weekend the Touring Pro Division came to Hertz Arena to a full house Saturday night where TYLER CONGLETON riding "Kung Fu" took first place with a score of 88... see the ride here: https://youtu.be/yyHjoOuEexQ
Over the 2 night event there were 69 rides on incredible athlete Bulls..... only resulting in 6 qualifying rides. many came close to that coveted 8 second ride but only 6 succeeded!