1.)# of years riding is 20, 12 of those in PBR.
2.)career accomplishments PBR Rookie of the Year (2001)
PBR World Finals Champion (2001)
PBR BFTS Oakland, CA Champion (2002)
PBR BFTS Portland, OR Champion (2004)
PBR BFTS Nampa, ID Champion (2008)
PBR Last Cowboy Standing Champion (2011)
PBR 11 time World Finals Qualifier
PBR Reigning Iron-Man of Bull Riding
3.)I started riding steers at age 9 at a rodeo school in Kansas.
4.)First year being sponsored by Ariat
5.)Favorite Ariat product are the Brown alligator boots
6.)Proudest career moment was winning the Last Cowboy Standing at my 300th Built ford tough series event.
7.)my first steer ride lasted anout 3 jumps and I didn’t remember a thing, it was all a blur!
8.)I ride because first I love it, and secondly the PBR has gave me everything. I met my fiancee, my best friends, seen the world and have been able to build our dream home eventually.
9.)If I wasnt a pro bull rider there is no telling what I would be doing, I started this career so young and gave it everything I had and never looked back.
10.)growing up I looked up to my Dad Mike to show me how to carry myself and act win or lose. In the bull riding arena I looked up to Lane Frost, Jim Sharp, Michael Gaffney and Ty Murray.
11.)Of all my travels Australia ranks right up at the top, very beautiful and people have always been great to me. ( been 13 times )
12.)One fact people may not know about me is I don’t drink soda of any kind. Water or Ice Tea for me.
13.)My favorite way to unwind after bull riding is being on the lake in the summer, a mountain in the winter, or just relaxing with Jen my fiancee on a dinner movie date night.
14.)my good luck charm is of course Jen, I always do better when she’s around, Last Cowboy Standing for example!