Call-ins were Amazing...looking forward to a great rodeo at Manhattan.
Can't wait to see all the new faces and all the old faces we haven't seen yet this Spring.
Order of Events and Day Sheets have been posted. Go to the Rodeo Schedule tab and scroll down to the rodeo to find these links.
The Manhattan rodeo will be held at the Burtis Arena, 2200 Denison, Manhattan KS.
Directions - from Hwy 24/Tuttle Creek Blvd north to Kimble Ave. Go west on Kimble to Denison. Turn North on Denison Ave. Take the paved drive way on the east side, just north of the fire station, this will take you to the arena at the top of the hill.
We are excited to have the K-State Rodeo Queen and Junction City Rodeo Queen joining us this weekend. Be sure to join us for Cowboy Church on Sunday morning at the arena, 8:45 am. We will have a special guest - Peter Whitebird.
The Youth Board will be having a "Dummy Team Roping" event Saturday after the rodeo and be sure to bring your dog and join in the "Doggy Barrel Race".
Be sure to join us for Cowboy Church on Sunday at 8:45 am. We will be having a special guest - Peter Whitebird.
Be safe in your travels and hope to see you all soon!
2016 Adult Board:
President - Chad Newell
Vice-President - Doug Reser
Secretary - Stephanie Newell
Treasurer/Points Secretary - Stacie Adams
Board Director - Chris Dame
Board Director - Travis Long
Board Director - Bret Seastrom
Board Director - Cody Stapleford
Rodeo Chaplain - Chad Chambers
2016 Youth Board:
President - Brayden Dame
Vice-President - Kassie Adams
Secretary - Breah Fillmore
Youth Director - Colby Hines
Youth Director - Becca Ledeboer
If you have any questions or concerns throughout the year, please be sure to contact one of your board members. Don't forget monthly meetings will be on the 2nd Monday of the month at 7:00 pm. Meetings are open to the public. Meetings will be held at the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce, 109 East 2nd Street, Ottawa,KS. Please check the website if location needs to be changed it will be noted here.
Our CYRA Rulebook has been updated. Be sure to read through this as some rule changes have been made. It is your responsibility as a member to know and understand the CYRA Rules.
Rule Book and Ammendments - Be sure to take time to read our rule book that is posted on this website. There may be rule ammendments made as necessary that are approved by the Board. It is your responsibility as a member to know the rules of our organization.