The Utah Gay Rodeo Association is excited to have you at our rodeo! We have received your pre-registration for the CrossRoads Of The West Regional Rodeo for the state of UT on June 16th - 18th 2023 at the Golden Spike Event Center, located at 1000 N 1200 W Ogden UT 84404.
Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N 1200 W Ogden UT 84404. When using GPS google maps is the best way to get you to the correct place.
Both the warm up arena and main arena are indoors; there is a tunnel that connects both arenas and is covered so there is plenty of shade. Horse stalls are extremely close to both arenas.
The host hotel is Best Western Plus High Country Inn. Located 5 minutes from the rodeo grounds. The hotel features incredible staff, rooms, pool and jacuzzi, gym area, dog park, walking trails, and an amazing restaurant, Jeremiah's, located adjacent to the hotel. The rodeo venue (Golden Spike Event Center) is approximately 2.8 miles from the hotel.
The Barn Manager is Patrick Terry, and his phone number is (719) 510-6116. He will be
staying in a trailer will be there Wednesday afternoon, June 14th, 2023.
Horse check-in will begin at noon Thursday June 15, 2023. All horses, trailers, and equipment must be off the rodeo grounds by noon Monday, June 19, 2023.
RV Sites located at the Rodeo Grounds
52 First Come First Served
For Contestants RV Sites are $30 per night
For Non-Contestants, RV Sites are $50
To reserve your RV site please fill out this form:
Text Or Call Steve Housely @ 520-253-0366
All vehicles and horse trailers need to be parked west of the barns and warm up arena.
Outside food/beverages are permitted in your trailers and immediate area, but they
cannot be taken into the arena or pavilion. Pets are permitted in your trailer. If outside
the trailer and in the immediate area, they must be on a leash, under the owner’s control,
and remain in the immediate area of the trailer.
Pets are not permitted in any other location of the venue. All legal service animals
Contestants using a horse in competition will be provided one (1) stall at no charge.
second stalls are $25.00 for the weekend. The weekend is considered as Friday
through Sunday. Additional stalls and tack stalls are $15 per day
Addition shavings are $14 a bag.
Per IGRA Rodeo Rule 1 – Section 8 – contestants must:
Reserve the appropriate number of horse stalls.
Prepay for all additional horse stalls with pre-registration.
Stall fees for additional horse stalls are non-refundable.
Stalls are covered.
NO PARKING FEES FOR ADDITIONAL VEHICLES AND TRAILERS
Rodeo events will take place on Saturday and Sunday – June 17 and 18 – beginning
at 10:00 am each day.
Roping on Foot
Mounted Breakaway Roping
Wild Drag Race
(Ranch saddle bronc was offer nobody chose to do it)
On-site registration will be from 6:00 until 8:00 pm Friday, June 16th inside the arena, on the northeast side of the building.
If you will be unable to get to registration,or will be late, you must call the Rodeo Secretary, David Hill, at (303) 517-4590.
Buddy passes for $25.00 each may only be purchased during registration.
Late registrations will be accepted for all events except bull riding, steer riding and ranch saddle bronc, late fee is waived.
Day money will be paid in accordance with IGRA Rodeo Rule XIV.
Dr. Josh Harper is the on-site and on-call veterinarian. He will be on-site during the running of all events. The phone number for emergencies during non-rodeo hours is 208-346-1714.
Information will be provided at registration.
EVENT RUNNING ORDER
Gates Open 9:00 am
Rodeo Start Time 10:00 am
Running order of events
1. Calf roping on foot
2. Team roping
3. Mounted breakaway
4. Steer deco
5. Pole bending
6. Mutton busting
7. Grand entry
8. Chute dogging
9. Steer riding
10. Goat dressing
11. Community goats
12. Ranch saddle bronc
13. Bull riding
14. Wild drag
15. Barrel racing
16. Flag race
Awards Presentations – 7:00 pm Sunday
The awards ceremony will be at 7:00 pm, June 18th, 2023. Location info will be given at registration.
Buckles will be awarded to the event champions and to the 'All-Around Cowboy' and 'All-Around Cowgirl'.
Rodeo Director: Dakota Yeates
Assistant Rodeo Directors: Raeann Grow and Kevin Hillman
Arena Director: Tim (Tessie) Smith
Asst. Arena Director: Travis James
Chute Coordinator: Denise Reinhart-Stange
Judges: Randy Edlin, Jody Harvey, Tom Sheridan
Auditor: David Hill
Secretary: Ron Trusley
Score Keeper: Michael Norman
Arena Crew Coordinator: Devon Garcia
Announcers: Lewis Sanders, David Smith, Chili Pepper
Friday June 16th
6pm - 8pm registration and hang out at rodeo grounds
Saturday June 17th
Rodeo grounds open 9am
Rodeo starts 10am
8pm IGRA royalty show rodeo grounds
Sunday June 18th
Rodeo grounds open 9am
Rodeo starts 10am
7pm awards location TBD
Dinner $5 per person catered by No Frills Diner (based in Ogden by Ron Yeates and staff)