SAN ANGELO – For the first time it history, women will compete in an event at the legendary San Angelo Cinch Roping Fiesta this weekend. Ladies Breakaway Roping is set for Thursday morning in the Spur Arena and admission is free.
According to the San Angelo Stock Show & Rodeo Association, the Open Ladies Breakaway will be two full go-rounds with a short-go. The 1st & 2nd Go Round will be held Thursday, October 28 at 10:00 a.m. in the 1st Community Credit Union Spur Arena. All calves will be fresh for the first go, and re-ran in the second go. The 10 head short-go will be held with the Invitational Calf Roping in the Outdoor Arena on Saturday, October 30 at 1:00 p.m. All calves for the short-go will be fresh.
First to enter, last to rope in the 1st Go Round, and the 2nd Go Round will be reserve order. All calves will be chute run.
There is $5,000 added money from American Hat Company and a Buckle for average winner.
All ropers must check in by 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 28 in the entry office located inside the 1st Community Credit Union Spur Arena.
As for the guys, Shad Mayfield and Tuf Cooper will face off in the $20,000 winner-take-all match roping battle this Saturday.
The Match Roping is presented by FINDARANCH.com
The schedule of events is below:
October 28-31, 2021
Thursday, October 28
9:00 a.m. - Introduction of Ladies Breakaway Ropers
10:00 a.m. - Open Ladies Breakaway (Free Admission) 1CCU Spur Arena
Friday, October 29
10:00 a.m-Preliminary Roping
Following Preliminary Roping - Young Guns Match Roping
* Free admission to all events on Thursday 10/28/21 & Friday 10/29/21 held in the 1st Community Federal Credit Union Spur Arena
Saturday, October 30
9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.- Rope Yourself a Painting Saturday with EnPleinAirTEXAS (across the fairgrounds) - Free Admission for painters until 11:00 a.m. FMI please call Co-Chairmen Barbara Rallo (325) 656-2500 or Treva Boyd (325) 234-1228. You may also e-mail [email protected].
10:00 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.- Roping Fiesta Vendor Expo- Foster Communications Coliseum & Housley Communications Cattle Barn- Free Admission
1:00 p.m.- Invitational Calf Roping & Match Roping- Outdoor Roping Arena- $15 tickets PRE-SALE, $20 tickets DAY OF SHOW
12 head Match- $20,000 Winner take all
Immediately following the match - Live music in the Fiesta Arena by Josh Ward with special guest Triston Marez. Cinch Roping Fiesta ticket includes admission to the concert
Sunday, October 31
8:30 a.m.- Church Service- 1st Community Credit Union Spur Arena
10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.- Roping Fiesta Vendor Expo- Foster Communications Coliseum & Housley Communications Cattle Barn- Free Admission
12:00 p.m. start* Invitational Steer Roping & Double Mugging- Outdoor Arena- $10 tickets