Red River Riding Association
Date: May 3rd, 2021
Location: RED RIVER ARENA
NEXT MEETING 7th, 2021
@ 7:00 PM AT ON
The meeting was called to order by President Becky King @ 7:20 PM a
Members present included Becky King, Kevin & Stacy Tucker, Travis & Carol Ober, Susan Mitchell, Nikki Ready, Chloe Morrison, Laura Knox & Jessa, S Dalton Hannah Dalton,Garrett Hutchinson, Devonie Hutchinson, Briady Hutchinson, Kelly &Waylon Daughtery, Kellen Reyes, Avery & Abel, Cierra Kirkland, Ashley Bryan, Alexa Ready, Bri Hodges
NEW MEMBERS Bri Hodges voted in by club.
May 8th Workday for Ladies will meet at arena at 8:00 am
to finish painting fences and gates and announcer booth.
Men will be welding on Saturday the 24th & Mondays, contact Kevin Tucker for more information.
Uniform for Rodeo will be Navy Blue Long Sleeve shirts, blue jeans, white chaps with blue fringe and straw hat.
Workers will wear RRRA T-shirts, shirts can be purchases through club.
First Rodeo Parade will be Santa Rosa in Vernon. Parade on Wednesday we will meet at KOA at noon. Lineup for parade is at 3:00 p.m. Parade starts at 4:00 p.m. We will park behind Wagner State Bank.
May playday to be rescheduled after Boomtown Rodeo.
Next meeting will be June 7th, 2021
Susan Mitchell motioned to close
Carol Tomah seconded
UPCOMING RODEO SCHEDULE
Santa Rosa Vernon May12th
Wichita Co Mounted Patrol June 4th thru 6th
Boomtown Rodeo June 11th & 12th
Archer City June 19th
Bowie Rodeo June 26th
Seymour Rodeo July 10th
Walters Rodeo July 15th
Lawton August 7th
Henrietta September 16th
Burkburnett Christmas Parade December 1st
CHAMPIONS OF CHRIST
Saddle and Buckle Series to begin
March 14th, 2021
Reg @ 1:00 p.m.
Ride @ 2:00 p.m.
4 Events $30.00 Entry fee
Barrels, poles, and two new events each playday
March 14th (rescheduled to June 20th)
April 11th & 18th (the 18th one was rescheduled to June 27th)
May 9th & 16th
Due to unexpected weather please check the schedule, it may change and will be posted.
June 11th & 12th
Queen Contestants Wanted
Cut Off for Queen Contestants paperwork is May 21st, 2021.
Contact Ashley Hammock 940-444-0161 for information and packets. Our next meeting will be May 3rd @ 7:00 p.m.
WORK THAT NEEDS TO BE DONE:
1. Repair Gate on South End
2. Painting fences
3. ROPING CHUTE
4. RE-STRETCH WIRE AND FIX ON SE CORNER AND AROUND ARENA
5. ARENA GATES ON SOUTH AND NORTH ENDS REPLACE BAD PIPE
6. ANNOUNCERS STAND STEPS AND WALKWAY
7. GATE IN BULL ALLEY
8. GATES IN BULLPENS
9. WATER TO CALF PENS.
10. MOVE TANK OUT OF WAY
11. CHECK BLEACHERS AND REPLACE ANY BOARDS (POSSIBLY WITH C-PURLIN)
12. GATE SEPARATING CALF PENS AND RETURN ALLEY NEEDS WELDED
13. ARENA NEEDS TO SLOPED TO DRAIN AND ALL AROUND ARENA NEEDS TO BE CLEARED SO IT WILL DRAIN TO THE EAST
14. BARRELS PAINTED FOR RODEO
ALL CONTACT INFORMATION WILL BE GIVEN TO ALL MEMBERS TO CONTACT ANYONE TO HELP YOU WITH ANY OF THESE PROJECTS. CALL ANYONE TO TELL THEM YOU WANT TO WORK ON A PROJECT.
NEW PLAYDAY INFORMATION
Our Playdays are changed back to the first Saturday of the month March through November.
Register for exibitions for Barrels and Poles at 12 ride at 1:00.
Register for Playday at 1:00 ride at 2:00pm
5 events for $20.00
$5.00 for Hi-Point of the day
*** If you are a member your points will count for YEAR END awards.************ AS a member you must sign up to work 2 events per PLAYDAY to qualify for YEAR END AWARDS********************
The new dates for the playdays and parades are on the website.
Next playday is May 1st.
Check website for more info
BOOMTOWN RODEO NEWS!!!
June 11th & 12th 2021
giving away a trailer to queen
Check Boomtown Rodeo page for more info:
Boomtown parade will be . Lineup is at 3 pm and it starts at 4 Pm.
Queen Contest yet to be determind Costs is $5 supporting our young contestants the followed by an interview, speech, and pattern
NIGHTLY PERFORMANCES START AT 7:30 PM
We are still needing sponsors for some events!!!!
We discussed and voted on ticket prices are $10 for adults, $5 for children 3-10, & 2 & under are free
Cooler charges are $10 per cooler
Dance is $5 per person
Vendors will be charged $50 per night to have a booth
Meeting adjourned at 9:30 pm.
#1 WORKDAYS FOR NEXT YEAR TO QUALIFY TO BE A MEMBER: Each Family will be sign up by the President to take care of a section of the arena all year as a member.
All meetings will be changed to the 1st Monday of the month @ 7pm. Any other meetings will be decided by the President.
At each meeting will be a pot -luck dinner so no one has to eat late or miss a meal.
AGAIN WHEN YOU JOIN UP TO THE ASSOCIATION TO BE A MEMBER YOU ARE TO ABIDE BY THE RULES TO QUALIFY FOR ANY KIND OF BENEFITS THE CLUB HAS TO OFFER
EVERYONE WHO IS RIDING IN THE PARADES NEED TO BUY THEIR GEAR FOR THE PARADES. WE MUST BE IN COMPLETE UNIFORM WHEN REPRESENTING OUR CLUB!!
BECKY WILL CHECK ON WHAT SHE HAS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE.
BREAST COLLARS- USED: 30.00 NEW: 40.00
CHAPS - USED: 25.00 NEW: 35.00
STRAW HATS WITH NO SORT OF COLORS ON THEM BESIDES THE BAND.
HEADSTALLS & REINS ARE TO BE ALL LEATHER
READ THE BY-LAW BOOK-- What it takes to be a member.
WHAT A MEMBER IS: Make meetings, parades, workdays, etc. BE A PART OF THE ASSOCIATION
Meetings 12 a year make 6
Workdays 12 a year (your assigned section)
(Mandatory workdays set by President)
Playdays work two events per playday.
Community Calendar is up and running
CHECK OUT THE WEBSITE www.redriverridingassoc.org/
If you would like to add something let Becky know and we'll try to post it.
If anyone needs to buy or sell anything please let an officer know and we will post it on our classified portion of the website.
PRESIDENT- BECKY KING
V-PRES. - KEVIN TUCKER
SECRETARY- SUSAN MITCHELL
TREASURER- STACY TUCKER
REPORTER- NICKIE READY