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Footballers steer ride will be a highlight of Cowboys Rodeo

Brook Croft, pictured running on in the TRL grand final, is a likely starter in the footballers steer ride at the Cowboys Rodeo.
Brook Croft, pictured running on in the TRL grand final, is a likely starter in the footballers steer ride at the Cowboys Rodeo. Gerard Walsh

RODEO: Six events will be on the program for the Warwick Cowboys Rodeo on October 7.

The Friday night rodeo will have a footballers steer ride, which is open to members of all clubs from all codes.

Rodeo committee chairman Don Browne said three of the Cowboys' A-graders expected to compete were Jaime Abbas, Brook Croft and Morgan Taylor.

"I reckon Brook Croft is a good chance but they will have to watch out for Mick Brackin, who has ridden bulls down the years,” Browne said.

The winner of the footballers event will secure a trophy but no prizemoney.

There is $400 prizemoney for the local steer ride.

Other events on the program are the open bull ride, junior steer and poddy rides, the bareback pony and peewee poddy ride.

Topics:  brook croft, warwick, warwick cowboys rodeo, whatson



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