Miss Rodeo America Bulletin Board
PARTICIPANT AGE: Due to popular interest at the teen level wanting to attend the Premier Rodeo Pageant Seminar, we have lowered the age limit to 15 years and older! Please share and get the word out to your teen pageants!
SPECIAL GUESTS: We are happy to announce that Chris Cox, 3-time undefeated World Champion of the Road to the Horse will be the horsemanship clinician again at the Premier Rodeo Pageant Seminar this year! Also, PRCA Commissioner Karl Stressman and his wife Allison, a fashion trends specialist, will join us at the seminar to provide unique insight and instruction.
Mary Shaw Drake, Miss Rodeo America 1998 will be sharing her expertise in appearance, personality, modeling, fashion, horsemanship and impromptu questions at our seminar! She is one of the best to learn from so make sure to register early to secure your spot!
Montana Silversmiths, a leader in Western jewelry and home décor design, announced the appointment of Steve Muellner to the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Media Contact: Judy Wagner, Marketing Director, Montana Silversmiths
406-322-6004 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Dallas Market Center today announced that Chenae Shiner, Miss Rodeo America, will make a special appearance at Dallas Western Market, March 21-24. Shiner, Miss Rodeo America, will make an appearance on Friday, March 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. and sign autographs during the Party in The Territory, WTC 14th floor. National Finals Rodeo tie-down roper Clint Cooper and trick roper Anthony Lucia will also sign autographs for attendees. The event will offer drinks, snacks and live entertainment by country singer Jon Rutherford.
9th Annual Premier Rodeo Pageant Seminar,
presented by MRAI
Where: Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame, Colorado Springs, CO
When: July 14-17, 2013
—Registration has officially opened for the Premier Rodeo Pageant Seminar! To register, please print off the registration form and send to the MRAI Business Office with payment.
For questions, email email@example.com or call 719-948-9206
public speaking/speech preparation Seminar,
presented by MRAI
Having trouble with public speaking? Attend our seminar in July and learn about public speaking/speech preparation from none other than the best, Erik Palmer. Erik has presented to state, regional & national conferences of organizations and is an author of numerous articles and two books.
INFO: To learn more about Erik please visit his website, www.pvlegs.com.
Bonus~Erik's wife, Anne Palmer, is a 1972 Olympian Speed Skater who will also be speaking at the seminar!
MID YEAR MEETING INFORMATION
MEETING SCHEDULE: Excalibur Hotel & Casino
Thursday, April 25th:
– Executive Board Meeting at 1:00p.m. in the Normandy Room
Friday, April 26th:
– Full Membership Meeting at 8:00a.m. in the Kent Room
– Foundation Board Meeting at 6:00p.m. in the Normandy Room
Saturday, April 27th:
– National Director Meeting from 8:00am-12:00p.m. in the Normandy Room
– National Advisory Council Meeting from 8:00am-12:00p.m. in the Saxony Room
– Executive Board Meeting at 1:00p.m. in the Saxony Room
ROOM RESERVATION INFORMATION: Excalibur Hotel & Casino
Wednesday, April 24th $40.00 and a $12.50 resort fee
Thursday, April 25th $40.00 and a $12.50 resort fee
Friday, April 26th $99.00 and a $12.50 resort fee
Saturday, April 27th $99.00 and a $12.50 resort fee
All rooms will be charged 12% Clark County room tax
Reservations include: in room wired internet service, daily newspaper, fitness center admission and unlimited local, domestic and long distance phone calls.
You must CALL 800-937-7777 to receive the group rate and must identify your affiliation with the MRA group using code XMRA
Reservations can NOT be made online.
Rooms must be booked by Monday, March 25th.
Rooms must be cancelled 48 hours prior to arrival.
MISS RODEO UTAH PAGEANT PRESS RELEASE
Miss Rodeo Utah Pageant Appoints Miss Rodeo Utah 2013 and Incorporates Lady-In-Waiting Program. DOWNLOAD RELEASE.
Stay up to date with Chenae's travels by listening in on her monthly interviews with Steve Kenyon at prorodeolive.tumblr.com
Miss Rodeo America 2013: In-Depth (Video)
Travel with Tarter to Las Vegas for an in-depth look, as Miss Rodeo Contestants compete in a variety of events like horsemanship and public speaking. Hear from organizers and Miss Rodeo America Chenae Shiner, to learn about the challenges they faced this year and what they're looking forward to in 2013. WATCH VIDEO
2013 queen clinics
Here is the latest information we have for upcoming Queen Clinics.
LAS VEGAS – The results are in and the next Miss Rodeo America has been crowned. The 2013 leading lady of Professional Rodeo is Chenae Shiner, of Roosevelt, Utah.
Shiner served as Miss Rodeo Utah 2012, and during the next year, she will travel more than 100,000 miles representing Miss Rodeo America, Inc. and the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.
Upon graduating from Union high school, Shiner attended Utah State University and obtained an Associates Degree. She is currently pursing a Bachelors degree in Radiologic Sciences from Weber State University, with special emphasis in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Computed Tomography (CT). Shiner will be able to put to good use the $22,500 educational scholarship she will receive at the completion of her reign.
Shiner was also awarded a wardrobe of Wrangler jeans and shirts, Justin boots, Bailey hats, Silver Mounted Court’s Saddle and an official Miss Rodeo America trophy buckle from Montana Silversmiths. Accompanying the perpetual Miss Rodeo America tiara made by Landstrom’s Original Black Hills Gold Creations, she was given a wardrobe of matching jewelry. These items, along with a multitude of other valuable and exquisite prizes will be presented to her throughout the year.
Contestants were judged in the major categories of horsemanship, personality, and appearance, competing in the areas of public speaking, personal interviews, modeling, photogenic and rodeo/equine knowledge. Contestants were eligible for $53,000 in scholarships at the 2013 Miss Rodeo America Pageant. In addition to the $20,000 Miss Rodeo America scholarship, Shiner was also awarded the Appearance category, including $1,500 scholarship and a pair of hand crafted spurs, and the Photogenic category, including $1,000 scholarship and a custom etched curved glass photo frame.
Shiner is looking forward to seeing all aspects of rodeo while traveling across the country as Miss Rodeo America 2013, especially her hometown rodeo.
“To represent this rodeo family as an ambassador would be my greatest honor.”
Miss Rodeo America, Inc. – an organization developed in 1955 striving to provide a quality Miss Rodeo America competition, enrich the lives of contestants and each year select a qualified young lady as Miss Rodeo America to serve as a goodwill ambassador promoting the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and Western traditions.
Official Results: 2013 MRA Pageant
Miss Rodeo America 2013:
Chenae Shiner, Miss Rodeo Utah
Courtney Peterson - Miss Rodeo South Dakota
Cassidy Cabot - Miss Rodeo Colorado
Rosanna Pace - Miss Rodeo Texas
Kimberly Kuhn - Miss Rodeo Wyoming
Appearance: Chenae Shiner - Miss Rodeo Utah
Personality: Courtney Peterson - Miss Rodeo South Dakota
Horsemanship: Courtney Peterson - Miss Rodeo South Dakota
Photogenic: Chenae Shiner - Miss Rodeo Utah
Speech: Laura Taysom - Miss Rodeo Wisconsin
Congeniality: Jessica Chitwood - Miss Rodeo Arkansas
Raeana Wadhams Spirit Award: Paige Jerrett - Miss Rodeo New York
Written Test: Sierra Peterson - Miss Rodeo Nebraska and Laura Taysom - Miss Rodeo Wisconsin
Top Ten Contestants: Mackenzie Cayford-CA; Kayla Roundy-NV; Cassidy Cabot-CO; Courtney Peterson-SD; Allison Bell-LA; Rosanna Pace-TX; Samantha Golden-MS; Chenae Shiner-UT; Sierra Peterson-NE; Kimberly Kuhn-WY
Scrapbook Awards: 1st Place – Courtney Peterson-Miss Rodeo South Dakota; 2nd Place – Allison Bell-Miss Rodeo Louisiana; 3rd Place – Mackenzie Cayford-Miss Rodeo California; 4th Place – Kylie Kooistra-Miss Rodeo Washington
Achievement Award: (given to high seller for MRA Scholarship Foundation Drawing): Rosanna Pace – Miss Rodeo Texas
Chap Award: (Scholarship from Women’s Professional Rodeo Association for contestant with unique chaps & story): Sierra Peterson-Miss Rodeo Nebraska
Sherry Smith Memorial Scholarship: Michelle Morris-Miss Rodeo Maine
Dea Family Foundation Scholarship: Jessica Chitwood-Miss Rodeo Arkansas
Judges Rising Star Award: Paige Jerrett-Miss Rodeo New York