For Immediate Release:
Date: July 1, 2011


Rodeo China Makes Participant Selection

The following National Little Britches Rodeo Association barrel racers have been selected by Rodeo China to participate in the rodeo activities scheduled in Beijing, China, October 3-10, 2011. Each selected barrel racer has been notified and are in the process of making their decision to participate. If any of those selected choose not to participate then an invitation will be extended to those on the alternate list.

LASEA BRANSON of LOVELAND, CO
SKYLAR EAGLES of CENTER, CO
TAYLOR ENGESSER of SPEARFISH, SD
MACKENZIE MCBETH of DOUGLASS, KS
EMILY MILLER of INGALLS, KS
MADELAINE MILLS of CASTLE ROCK, CO
TAI ANN NITTLER of KIM, CO
PEYTON NORTHCUTT of ENSIGN, KS
KATE RAMSEY of LA JUNTA, CO
CASEY REIMLER of ROZET, WY
SHAWNEE SAGERS of MORONI, UT
HALI SCOTT of RYE, CO
DARBY SHOPE of LONGVILLE, LA
SARABETH THOMPSON of COLLIERVILLE, TN
TIANA YOCAM of ELBERT, CO

The NLBRA provided Rodeo China with a list of barrel racers. The list was composed of 2010 Passing Junior Girls through Passing Senior Girls who will still compete at the 2011 National Little Britches Finals Rodeo. Rodeo China made their selection from that list.

Rodeo China is proud to partner with the NLBRA and provide these barrel racers with an opportunity of a lifetime.

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