MOOSE JAW, Saskatchewan February 1, 2016 - The Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Canadian Tour will be at Mosaic Place in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan for two action-packed nights full of big rides and rank wrecks June 3rd and 4th, each night at 7:00pm. Tickets start at $35 plus taxes and fees and may be purchased at the Mosaic Place Box Office, online at www.mosaicplace.ca or by calling 306-624-2050.
The PBR Canada Touring Pro Division (CTP) is the developmental tour of PBR Canada, where established veterans and newcomers to the professional ranks compete against the most famous bucking bulls in the nation. The CTP gives riders the opportunity to compete in PBR Canada-sanctioned events while earning money to qualify for the Canadian Cup Series and prestigious Canadian Finals. Expected to compete at the Moose Jaw PBR are: 2015 PBR Canada Champion Tanner Byrne of Prince Albert, SK; three-time Canadian National Champion Aaron Roy of Yellow Grass, SK and 2006 PBR Canada Champion Scott Schiffner of Strathmore, AB.
With the competition starting at 7:00pm, each evening will feature a Championship Round where only one rider will claim the event title. This is not a rodeo; it’s the Toughest Sport on EarthTM.
About Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Canada:
Points earned at Canadian events counts towards qualification to the elite PBR Canadian Finals. Upon the conclusion of the Finals, the bull rider with the most regular season and Finals points is crowned the PBR Canada Champion. Points won at all Canadian events counts toward qualifying on the prestigious PBR Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) and PBR World Finals in Las Vegas, NV. For more information on PBR Canada, go to www.pbrcanada.com, or follow on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pbrcanada and Twitter at http://twitter.com/PBRCanada.
About Promoter Chad Besplug:
Chad Besplug is a three-time Canadian Champion Bull Rider and won the $100,000 at the Calgary Stampede $100,000. In 2014 Besplug promoted his first event, the Chad Besplug Invitational in his hometown of Claresholm, AB. Now in its third year in 2016, Besplug has expanded to produce three events including the Moose Jaw PBR. His company, Alpha Bull Inc. looks to expand and grow the sport of bull riding in Canada for future generations.
Tickets for the June event at Mosaic Place start at $35.00 plus taxes and fees and may be purchased online Friday, February 5th , 10am at www.mosaicplace.ca , by phone at (306) 624-2050 or in person at the Mosaic Place Box Office.