I got to take my Mum to her first ever rodeo during the 140th Silver Spurs Rodeo & I was a tad nervous to see her reaction. She is a woman born, raised & lived (for most of her life) in Edinburgh, Scotland where rodeo doesn't exist but she has traveled the world & has seen things… Continue reading This IS My First Rodeo! 5 Things My Mum Learned At Her First Rodeo!
The Ranch Rodeo & Cowboy Heritage Festival is coming up at the end of September and you DO NOT want to miss this fantastic event! If you are new to the western lifestyle or just want to know more, bring a friend and head down to Osceola Heritage Park . You will learn all about working Florida ranches… Continue reading Get Ranchy!
As the wife of a Law Enforcement Officer (aka LEO), I was brought to tears at the opening of the 138th Silver Spurs Rodeo Saturday Performance. They enacted a foot chase with trained law enforcement and a K-9 which was super cool! Once the "culprit" was arrested, over 50 Osceola County Sheriff Officers came out on the… Continue reading Silver Spurs Thanks LEOs
If you were anywhere near the Silver Spurs Arena at Osceola Heritage Park, you would know something major was going on. If you were inside the arena, you got to experience one helluva rodeo! 3 days of spectacular riding, roping & entertainment. If you were judging by the crowd, you couldn't tell the difference between Friday… Continue reading Joe Frost cashes in at Silver Spurs Rodeo
Are you ready to have a blast at the 138th Silver Spurs Rodeo? I sure am. I love seeing rodeos bring people together from far & wide to see some of the best athletes (human & animal) compete for some brilliant prizes! If you are all about saving some money (who isn't?) then you can get… Continue reading Bulls, Broncs & Having a Blast!
A bittersweet moment as the PRCA Wrangler Champions Challenge Tour came to an end for the 2016 year. The winner is determined by who's team's contestants made the most money in each event. Collectively Team Experience Kissimmee brought home the Champions Cup this year! This year's Team Kissimmee contestants were: Clayton Biglow - Bareback Bronc Riding Jake… Continue reading Team Experience Kissimmee Brings Home Gold!
You got that straight! We can't get enough of rodeos and the rodeo lifestyle here at International Cowgirl and what better way to celebrate rodeo than the Florida Ranch Rodeo & Cowboy Heritage Festival at Osceola Heritage Park. I am telling ya folks, if you have not been to this venue for a rodeo sporting event, you… Continue reading Don’t miss another Kissimmee Rodeo!
Dallas Phillips, 11, of Cocoa, Florida set the clover leaf pattern ablaze during the Junior Barrel Race at the 137th Silver Spurs Rodeo. She was not the first to ride in her group of riders, and we had watched many junior and pro riders knock over a barrel or two by this point in the… Continue reading 11 Year Old Blazes Trails at the Silver Spurs Rodeo!
Megan Swint, from Lithia, Florida came back home to ride hard at the Wrangler's Champion Challenge and the 137th Silver Spurs Rodeo. 2016 has been a tough but exciting rodeo year for her, but Megan is tougher and has massive volumes of ambition between her and her equine team. Last year she finished 2015 ranked… Continue reading Florida Cowgirl, Megan Swint, Finds A Win At Home
An hour before the arena doors were due to open at Osceola Heritage Park, hundreds of rodeo fans were lining up ready for America's original sport...rodeo. Now this wasn't just any old rodeo...this was the Wrangler Champions Challenge! Every year, the PRCA Wrangler Champions Challenge comes to Florida, bringing with top athletes and some bad-ass… Continue reading Florida Welcomes Back The Big Leagues!