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Josh Barentine

Height: 5’5
Weight: 130
Riding Hand: Right
DOB: 9/6/1985
Hometown: Johnson Bayou, LA
Years Riding: 12
Earnings: $50,000

Mentor: Don Gay And Chris Shivers
Other SPorts Played: Basketball
Travel Partners: Clayton Foltyn

Career Highlights:

Junior Career Achievements: JBRA Double J Youth Rodeo Champion
High School Rodeo: Johnson Bayou, La National Rodeo Qualifier
CBR Horizon Event Wins: Lebanon, Mo 2012, Thibodeaux, La 2011
What Was Your First CBR Event: CBR Horizon Finals-Winnie, Tx 2011
What is Your Greatest Fear: I’m Fearless
What is The Strangest Thing in My Rigging Bag : Koolaid Container

Favorites

Song: Rodeo, Garth Brooks
Movie: Lonesome Dove
Food: Broiled Crawfish
Boots: Rio Mercedes
Hat: American Hat Company
Bull: London Broil –Frontier Rodeo
Favorite Drink: Dr Pepper And Red Bull
Road Trip: Lebanon,Mo
Cinch Jean Style: Carter


If I Was Not Riding Bulls I Would Be: A Tennis Player
When I Am Not Riding Bulls I Am: Working The Ranch
If I Could Hang Out With Anyone in The World It Would Be: Kim Kardasian
Best Bull Ride: Thibodeaux, La-The Mexican, in The Short Round, 91 Pts
Athlete You Would Change Places With: Drew Brees
Highest Marked Ride: Thibodeaux, La-The Mexican, 91
What is The One Thing You Own You Would Not Trade: My Truck
Before I Get on a Bull, I Always: Say A Prayer
Hobbies: Working Cows, Hunting, Camping, And Spending Time With My Son

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Chandler Cash Bownds

Height: 5’7
Weight: 130
Riding Hand: Right
DOB: 7/31/1991
Hometown: Lubbock, TX
Years Riding: 10
Earnings: $250,000

Mentor: Don Gay And Chris Shivers
Other Sports Played: Basketball
Family: Woody Wilson – Dad, Janci Wilson – Mom, Kamron Bownds – Brother
Travel Partners: Ryan Shanklin, Lucas Gilbeau

Career Highlights:

2011 Qualified For NFR- Won Two Rounds
2011- Split For Second CFD
2011-Cinch CBR Tour Dodge City Champion
Cinch CBR YBR World Champion 2010
Tom Thumb Texas Stampede CBR Champion 2010
Cinch CBR World Finals Qualifier 2010
Cinch CBR World Finals Round 2010 Winner
2010-11 Top 25 CBR World Current Standings

History:

HPJRA 2004 Year-End Reserve Champion 9-12 Steer Riding
HPJRA 2005 Year-End Champion 13-15 Bull Rider
HPJRA 2006 Year-End Reserve Champion 13-15 Bull Rider
HPJRA 2006 Finals Champion 13-15 Bull Rider
HPJRA 2007 Year-End Reserve Champion 13-15 Bull Rider
HPJRA 2007 Finals Champion 13-15 Bull Rider
4-Time Tri-State HSRA State Finals Qualifier
4-Time Thsra State Finals Qualifier
2007 Thsra 1St Go Round Champion, Texas State Finals
2007-08 Coolhorse High School Rodeo Team
2008-09 Bloomer High School Trailer Rodeo Team
2009 TCRA Finals Qualifier
2009 UPRA Finals Qualifier
2009-10 Bloomer High School Rodeo Tea
2009-10 Wrangler All-Star Team Nominee
Winner Of Multiple Open And Armature Bull Riding Events

Favorites

Phone App: Priceline
Work Out Routine: Running / Weights
What is Your Must See TV: Nitro Circus
Event: Cheyenne
Book: Lonesome Dove
Song: Back in Black
Movie: Out Cold
Food: Steak
Boots: Justin
Hat: Resistol
Bull: Lyndal Hurst / Mooseknuckle
Favorite Drink: Dr. Pepper
Road Trip: Pendleton, Or
Cinch Jean Style: Carter

If I Was Not Riding Bulls I Would Be: Stock Contractor / Rancher
When I Am Not Riding Bulls I Am: Playing Golf / Snow Skiing / Snow Boarding
If I Could Hang Out With Anyone in The World, Who: Lane Frost
Best Bull Ride: One Eyed Jack in Hobbs, New Mexico
Athlete You Would Change Places With: None
Highest Marked Ride: 95 Points in Ellensburg, Washington
What is The One Thing You Own You Would Not Trade? Riggin Bag
Before I Get on a Bull, I Always: Stretch
Hobbies: Golf/Skiing/Hunting

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Craig Jackson

Height: 5’6
Weight: 155
Riding Hand: Right
DOB: 10/07/81
Hometown: Houston, TX
Years Riding: 14
Earnings: $300,000

Mentor: Jesus Christ, my mother and father, young Jeezy
Family: Craig Jackson (father), Eunice Martin (mother), Sha'Qura (sister), Bucky (brother), Jaydon, Jordon (nephews), Kayleigh (daughter)
Other Sports Played: Basketball, and football
Travel Partners: Clayton Foltyn

Career Highlights:

Back to back El Paso, TX Champion
High school rodeo:
YRA Champion, Pro Youth CBR Cinch Tour
Wins: El Paso '11, El Paso 12', 4 go round wins

Favorites

Phone App: NFL, Twitter, NBA, Facebook
Workout Routine: Push- ups, sit ups, gym
What is your must see TV show: Reality TV, NBA, NFL, CBR
Event: El Paso and Bossier City
Book: Bible
Song: C-jack B.T.B, Young Jeezy, T.I
Movie: Paid In Full, Shottas, 8 Seconds
Food: Soul food, steak and shrimp
Boots: Gator
Hat: American
Bull: Curly Bob
Favorite drink: Fruit punch- Arizona
Road trip: Las Vegas 2010, 2011 Cinch
Jean style: Black label


If I Was Not Riding Bulls I Would Be: Playing some pro sport, music, coaching
When I Am Not Riding Bulls I Am: Making music, spending time with family
If I Could Hang Out With Anyone in The World It Would Be: Young Jezzy
Best Bull Ride: Tapout 2011 or Corpus Red both El Paso, TX
Athlete You Would Change Places With: Kevin Durant
Highest Marked Ride: 91.5 on both bulls in El Paso
What is The One Thing You Own You Would Not Trade: My faith
Before I Get on a Bull, I Always: Say A Prayer Pray and think "Go Hard"
Hobbies:Basketball, music, traveling

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Luis Blanco

Height: 5’8
Weight: 171
Riding Hand: Left
DOB: 10/10/1986
Hometown: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Years Riding: 7
Earnings: $250,000

World Finals Qualifications: CBR 1 2011, PBR 3 2009-2011
Mentor: Robson Palermo
Other SPorts Played: Soccer
Travel Partners: Ednei Caminhas, Gustavo Pedrero, Hector Cardona
What was your first CBR event: Loveland, CO
What is the strangest thing in my rigging bag: Bible

Favorites

Movie: 8 Seconds
Food: BBQ Steak, Beans and Rice
Boots: Semental Custom
Hat: Custom from Semental

If I was not riding bulls I would be: Rancher
When I am not riding bulls I am: Working out and getting on practice bulls
If I could hang out with anyone in the world it would be: Lane Frost
Best Bull ride: Loveland, CO 87 on Twizzer
Athlete you would change places with: Tuff Hedeman
Highest Marked Ride: 92 points; Lincoln, Nebraska
What is the one thing you own you would not trade? Belt buckles won
Before I get on a bull, I always: Pray and stretch
Hobbies: Horseback riding and hanging out with friends

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Clint Craig

Height: 5’5
Weight: 165
Riding Hand: Right
DOB: 3/16/1983
Hometown: Mena, AR
Years Riding: 16
Earnings: $600,000+


2012 CBR Lubbock Champion
2010 CBR EL Paso Champion
2010 CBR George Paul Memorial Champion

World Championship Qualifications:
CBR -7. PRCA/NFR-2
Mentor: Donnie Gay
Other Sports Played: High School Football, and Pioneer of Pole Vault at Mena, AR High School

Career Hightlights:

High School Rodeo: AR High School/ ORA Senior Bull Riding, IFYR Shawnee, OK
Horizon Series Wins: Memphis
What was your first CBR Event: I was at the very first CBR event, I am currently the only rider who was at the first CBR event and still on the tour.
What is your greatest fear? Claustrophobic drowning
What is the strangest thing in your rigging bag? An old pair of underwear I keep forgetting to throw out or wash.

Favorites
Phone App: TheChive.com
Workout routine: At least three days a week
What is your must see TV show: Bill O’Reilly
Event: Lufkin and Del Rio
Book: Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn
Song: Dire Straits-Wild West End
Hats: American
Movie: Super Trooper
Food: Memaws Mac and Cheese
Boots: Justin
Bull: Of all time-99 Hollywood, currently Directory Assistance
Favorite Drink: Rockstar/water
Favorite Road Trip: Any trip where I’m on my way to snowboard

If I was not riding bulls I would be: A Marine
When I’m not riding bulls I am: Raising Bulls
If I could hang out with anyone in the world it would be: Rob Dyrdek
Best Bull Ride: Short round at Tuff event in Fort Worth, I was 93 on Hot Damn
Athlete you would change places with: None
What is the one thing you would not trade: My riggin bag
Before I get on a bull I always: Stretch really good
Hobbies: Hunt, fish, snowboard and hang out with people that are fun to be around

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Gustavo Pedrero

DOB: 12/07/1986
Hometown: Lagos de Moreno Jalisco, México
Years Riding: 6
Family: Father, Joaquín Pedrero Anaya

Travel Partners: Héctor Cardona

Career Highlights:

2008 & 2009 México World Champion,
2009 México PBR Champion
CBR Horizon Event: Bay City, TX 2011

Favorites

Book: The secret
Hat: Resistol
Boot: Justin
Food: Seafood
Cinch jean style: White label


If I wasn’t riding bulls I would be: Criador de caballos- Horse Breeder
Highest marked ride: 88 pts 01/07/12 Lebanon, MO
What is the one thing you own you would not trade? Mi estilo de vida – My lifestyle
Hobbies: Ride horses

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