Extreme Bull Riding Tour comes to Ames

AMES – The Extreme Bull Riding Tour Event, presented by Double S Bull Company, was voted “Indoor Event of the Year” for 2015 at the Bull Riders of America Finals in early February. This award is decided by the Top 25 bull riders from 60 sanctioned Bull Riders of America events in a nine state area. Double S Bull Company was also named “Stock Contractor of the Year” and their bulls named “Bull of the Year” and “Bull of the Bull Riders of America Finals.”

The Extreme Bull Riding Tour is held annually in February at the Hansen Agriculture Learning Center on the Iowa State University campus and brings award winning bulls, champion bull riders and the ultimate production team to create an extreme event for the whole family to enjoy. Shad Smith of Double S Bull Company says he is “honored to win the award and plans to grow the event annually for years to come.”

This event is supported by the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau Ames Community Grant Program and will be in Ames for the second year in a row at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20. Tickets can be purchased in advance at Theisen’s and the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau office at 1601 Golden Aspen Drive, Suite 110, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m..

For more information on the Extreme Bull Riding Tour 2016, visit www.extremebullridingtour.com or contact Shad Smith at svcpcsmith5@gmail.com.