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The 34th annual PBR Touring Pro Division Bull Ride is July 4-5, with the PRCA ProRodeo following July 6-7.

Rodeo returns to Park Rapids; Professional rodeo added to nation's top bullride

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The 34th annual Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Touring Pro Division Bull Ride July 4-5 will be followed by the return of the of Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) ProRodeo July 6-7.


"The rodeo was in our roots," said Randy Jokela. "We had a rodeo for 25 years in a row in Park Rapids."

Just shy of 10 years ago Jokela ProWest switched to solely a PBR bull ride due to the tremendous popularity nationwide, he explained.

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Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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