Schedule

2024-2025  RODEO SEASON

Below is the FALL 2024-2025 junior high rodeo schedule approved by the Board of Directors.

ORDER OF EVENTS   Rodeo committees may request a change in order of events- pay close attention to the information sheets posted for each rodeo.

NDJHRD Ground Rules

ROUGHSTOCK SAFETY RULES— must read!  (Bull riding, Steer Riding SB & BB)

RIFLE SHOOT RULES

Tie Down Ropers and Ribbon Ropers:  JERK DOWN RULE.  In the Tie-Down and Ribbon Roping events, a contestant will receive a 5 SECOND PENALTY if he brings the animal over backwards (between 10 and 2 on a standard clock) with the animal landing on his back or head with all four feet in the air.

**** Every contestant must submit a completed application before competing at their first rodeo–membership information for 2024 Fall Season will be posted on website July 3rd!  Completed paperwork must be uploaded to the online portal by July 18th!

2024 Spring Schedule

Date
Day of Week
Rodeo
09/08/2024
Sunday
Watford City JH Rodeo-Watford City #2
09/07/2024
Saturday
Watford City JH Rodeo-Watford City #1
08/25/2024
Sunday
Richardton Saddle Club JH Rodeo-Richardton #2
08/24/2024
Saturday
Richardton Saddle Club JH Rodeo-Richardton #1
08/11/2024
Sunday
Central Dakota Rodeo Club JH Rodeo- Bismarck #2
08/10/2024
Saturday
Central Dakota Rodeo Club JH Rodeo- Bismarck #1

August 10/11

06/23/2024
Sunday
National Jr High Finals

June 23-29, 2024 in Des Moine, Iowa!

05/18/2024
Saturday
ND JUNIOR HIGH STATE FINALS-Bowman
04/28/2024
Sunday
JH Rodeo #2-Board hosted in Twin Buttes
04/27/2024
Saturday
JH Rodeo #1- Board hosted in Twin Buttes

This is a board hosted rodeo and the NDHSRA/NDJHRD will be looking for volunteers to assist during the rodeo events. Please consider helping wherever needed. 

Elections of 2024-2025 student officers, event directors, and 3 adult directors (term 2024-2027), will take place Saturday morning the 27th. 

04/26/2024
Friday
Twin Buttes Rifle Shoot

Shooting will take place on Friday, April 26th at 3:00pm CST in Zap, ND.

04/21/2024
Sunday
Western Wrangler JH Rodeo #2- Parshall
04/20/2024
Saturday
Western Wrangler JH Rodeo #1- Parshall

Nominations for 2024-2025 student officers and event directors will be accepted on Saturday the 20th.