COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 2) – The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and Women’s Professional Rodeo Association declared in an official statement that the Wrangler National Finals Breakaway Roping will occur at the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center in Las Vegas, Nov. 29-30.
The Top 15 breakaway ropers will go after prize cash of $250,000 during the two-day, 10-round execution.
“I’m satisfied to see the proceeded with progress and development of breakaway roping since the debut National Finals Breakaway Roping in 2020,” PRCA CEO Tom Glause said. “Breakaway roping has encountered quick development and it is presently highlighted at more than 300 PRCA rodeos yearly. This achievement has brought about an increment of prize cash at the NFBR to reach $250,000.”
The 2022 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is Dec. 1-10 at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Jimmie Munroe, WPRA president, additionally is invigorated for the 2022 NFBR.
“The WPRA is anticipating the National Finals in the Women’s Breakaway Roping being held at the South Point Hotel and Casino during the PRCA Convention,” Munroe said. “Such countless advisory groups are having breakaway roping at their rodeos and presently they alongside fans will have the potential chance to see the best ladies breakaway ropers on the planet contend at the South Point.”
The South Point Hotel, which is a focal point for competitors and guests during the Wrangler NFR, is delighted to be the occasion setting for the 2022 Wrangler NFBR.
“We are excited to have the National Finals Breakaway Roping at the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center,” said Ryan Growney, General Manager of the South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa. “At the point when Paula and Michael Gaughan constructed the South Point, they made a spot that Cowboys and Cowgirls could summon their home from home – we call it Vegas Cowboy Central. With the expansion of the Breakaway Finals, we’ll call it Vegas Cowgirl Central, and it will be an astounding expansion to different occasions in general and exercises held at the South Point during those initial fourteen days in December.”
The 2020 National Finals Breakaway Roping occurred at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, related to the NFR and Jackie Crawford caught the debut big showdown. Last year the NFBR occurred in Las Vegas at the Orleans Hotel and Casino and was won by Sawyer Gilbert.