The first stop of the WCRA’s 2023 Triple Crown of Rodeo tour kicks off May 09 in Corpus Christi, Texas, for breakaway ropers, and here’s everything you need to know to keep up with the action.
For the third consecutive year, Corpus Christi will host the first stop of the 2023 WCRA Triple Crown of Rodeo. The (performances) will be held May (10-13) in conjunction with the annual Buc Days Festival and the PBR Velocity Tour Finals at American Bank Center on the Corpus Christi Bayfront with a total payout over $550,000. WCRA Press Release, October 2022
Rodeo Corpus Christi Schedule
May 09, 9 a.m. CST
Top 48 barrel racers from the WCRA’s Virtual Rodeo Qualifier leaderboard compete in the preliminary round on one run inside the Richard Borchard Regional Fair Grounds arena.
May 10-12, 7 p.m. CST
Top qualifying breakaway ropers will compete in the progressive round performances each night inside the American Bank Center.
May 13, 7 p.m. CST
Top two advancing breakaway ropers from the progressive performances will compete in the Showdown Round, along with the No. 1 seeded athlete from the VRQ leaderboard to determine who will walk away with the $15,000 grand prize and the coveted champion surfboard.
How to watch rodeo Corpus Christi
Meet the breakaway ropers
These 56 cowgirls will be competing at Rodeo Corpus Christi on May 09.
*DY: Division Youth Athlete
|Lorissa Jo Merritt|
|Ari Anna Flynn|
How to find results
To keep up with results and more, stay tuned into Breakaway Roping Journal’s social media accounts, website (that’s where you’re reading this article) and check out WCRA.Rodeo.