Cowboys queue up for their chance to post the fastest time in the tandem calf roping event at Ottawa Farms Rodeo on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. Professional cowboys and cowgirls from 13 states as well as Canada and Australia competed.
 Eddie Parlier (pictured) puts in a score of 79, placing him second to Timothy Troyer in the Saddle Bronc event at Ottawa Farms Rodeo on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018.
 Intermission at the PRCA Hi-Lo Pro Rodeo in Arcadia Florida on October      20th , 2018 brings crowds of spectators outside the arena to shop at food vendors and local merchant booths.
 Spectators ignore the rules and lean against the corral to catch a better glimpse of the bull riding event at the PRCA Hi-Lo Pro Rodeo in Arcadia Florida on October 20th , 2018. Bull riding is called the most dangerous eight seconds in sports, and for good reason.
 Team ropers at the PRCA Hi-Lo Pro Rodeo in Arcadia Florida on October     20th , 2018 await the end of the steer wrestling event for their chance at making the best time. Team roping involves two riders, one who lassos a calf’s neck while the other, it’s hind legs.
 Cody Gornto (cq) and Troy Weekley Jr. place third with a time of 7.5 seconds in the Team roping event at the PRCA Hi-Lo Pro Rodeo in Arcadia Florida on October 20th , 2018. Gornto and Weekley Jr. walked away with a prize of $714.
 A calf is herded back into a pen after team ropers failed to snare both its head and legs at the PRCA Hi-Lo Pro Rodeo in Arcadia Florida on October 20th , 2018. Failing to fully subdue a calf results in a call of no-time and a result of zero with no second chances.
 Rodeo Clown, Jake Willcox (cq) riles up the crowd at Ottawa Farms Rodeo, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. Willcox was born and raised in Athens, Georgia, and has been a professional rodeo clown since graduating from the University of Georgia.
 Ottawa Farm’s Rodeo announcer (left) practices lines before greeting a crowd of hundreds of eager spectators on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018.
 Father and son enjoy the pony ride on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018 at the Ottawa Farms Rodeo. Family is a common theme at rodeos which rely on a way of life that survives through the passing of knowledge and tradition from generation to generation.
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