ITD 'roadeo' circuit kicks off May 20
They’re not your traditional rodeos – no bareback, saddle bronc or bull riding, no team roping, or steer wrestling. No eight-second counts or barrel racing, or clowns. Just front-end loaders and 10-wheel dump trucks. And some fairly intense competition, nonetheless.
ITD’s annual series of tests challenge the skills and precision of equipment operators, with a berth in the state “roadeo” finals and a possible trip to the national championships in Colorado at stake.
The 2008 schedule begins next week, with District 5 competition at the Pocatello Headquarters on Wednesday. Other roadeos planned this spring include:
For more information about the events, contact coordinator Rex Hufford at Headquarters, 334-8415