USTRC - East Texas Championships

Sanctioned by the United States Team Roping Championships (USTRC), this event guarantees that no less than 11 National Shoot-Outs, 29 Regional Shoot-Outs, 6 Gold Plus National Shoot-Outs, and US Open Tour Points (awarded through 10th in the Average) will be awarded to competitors at the close of the event.

Three days of competition each offer formats to allow ropers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete.


FRIDAY, Feb. 18th

Open (w/#15 Inc.)

#15 Handicap

#13 Handicap

#12 (w/#11 Inc.)


SATURDAY, Feb. 19th

Gold Plus #12 (w/#10 Inc.)

Century Bonus included

#11 (w/#10 Inc.)

#10 (w/#9 Inc.)


SUNDAY, Feb. 20th

#9 (w/#8 Inc.)

#8 Pick/Draw for beginner & novice ropers only (books close at 10:30 a.m.)


Extended Average Pay in all divisions.  Incentive ropings in the #12, #11, #10 and #9 events.

Individuals must be members of the USTRC and ranked in the current TRIAD system in order to compete in this event.  Membership may be purchased at the event and will cover the entire 2011 roping season.

At 12:00 noon on Saturday, February 19th, SSG Gloves presents the Jr. Looper Roping for children. Three levels of competition will be offered:  Kids 6 and under, 7-9, and 10-12.

Cattle for this event are being provided by C-S Cattle Company.

Stalls are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Stall reservations are accepted from Gold Plus members only. Reservations must be made no later than 7 days prior to the event. Call your Gold Plus representative, Ty Hillman to reserve stalls. 

The Host Hotel for this event is the Best Western Royal Mountain Inn in Athens.  Don't forget to mention the USTRC to receive a special event rate of $89.00+tax. 

USTRC - East Texas Championships


Fri Feb 18, 2011 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Sat Feb 19, 20119:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Sun Feb 20, 20119:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Mon Feb 21, 20118:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Henderson County Fair Park

3356 Hwy. 31 East

Athens, TX, 75752

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