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Kelly Wardell

Class of 2016

SIGNIFICANT RECOGNITION:

 

            PRCA Gold Card Member

            Competed in pro rodeo for 30 years

            4 Time NFR Qualifier

            Olympic Bronze Medal Winner – Team Gold Winner

            2 time Wilderness Circuit Champion

            2 time Finals Champion

            1998 DNCFR Champion

            2001 Winter Tour Finals Champ

 

Pro Rodeo Wins – Denver, CO;  San Antonio, TX; Pendleton, OR; Laughlin, NV; Salt Lake City, UT; Ogden, UT; Redding, CA; Reno, NV; Bremerton, WA; Cloivendale, BC

           

Made Circuit Finals in Bareback Riding at age 50 and 51 and placed in every round both years.

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            Second in Average in 2014, 3rd in 2015

            PRCA Board of Directors 10 years

            PRCA Bareback Director 10 years

            NFR Committee 2000 to Present

 

Rodeo Coach at CSI and having students from my rodeo schools who have won High School and College Championships as well as riding at the NFR.