The one lesson that I wished that I had learned earlier on in life, a lesson that would have really helped me achieve success, is one of the first "adult" responsibilities we try to take as a youngster: dressing ourselves. Ever since I can remember, I have dressed myself. It's just one of those independencies... Continue Reading →
It's hard to explain how it all came about. There can be so much and so little drama in the rodeo queen world but I have diligently done the best that I can to help as many young women as I can, to help them enjoy their time as a state titleholder, but to also... Continue Reading →
I think it's such an interesting position that I am in. I never felt like I was a part of the rodeo queen world but I spent one year in the mix and then I was out. To this day, I have never felt like I belong. In light of the start of 2017, I... Continue Reading →
FIVE FAST FACTS WITH THE 2016 SISTER'S RODEO QUEEN ALY FAZZ Rodeo Dates: June 10 - 12 The Sister's Rodeo has the biggest purse nationally for the second weekend in June. The Sister's Rodeo has been featured in the New York Times and on The Late Night Show with David Letterman. I absolutely love musicals... my favorite is "Hello Dolly!" In my family I am known as the "Uno Champion" and it's been near impossible to beat me since the time I was 5 years old!
Rodeo Queens are just like every other mainstream sport with three different seasons; preseason, league, and the post season. We may not be athletic but we are all athletes, training hard for our season, for our finals, and for our career
When it comes to being a rodeo queen mom no one has don more or worked more years than Barb Carr, the current Miss Rodeo Oregon Pageant Inc. president and mother of 2011 Miss Rodeo Oregon and 2012 Miss Rodeo America Mackenzie Carr Ivie. Check out her thoughts about what it's like to be the "Ultimate Rodeo Queen Mom!"
Our next feature is Vixen Wrecks, the mother of last year's Junior Miss Rodeo Oregon. She discusses how the year bonding with her daughter, traveling throughout Oregon is one she wouldn't trade for anything. She speaks of the lessons she learned and the message of loving yourself enough to love others speak volumes to those mom and daughter duos out there conquering the rodeo road!