That name was chosen because, while they were slow to organize, when required they were unafraid to stick out their necks to get what they wanted, like turtles might do.
Among the organizers was a woman, a four-time national bronc champion, Alice Greenough Orr.
Welcome to The Cowboy Calendar, a site designed to help coordinate Western riding events in Hawaii.
All of us have at one time or another experienced the frustration of wanting to be in two places at the same time and having to make tough choices.
The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) is the highest-paying American rodeo organization in the world. The organization was created in 1936 when a group of cowboys walked out of a rodeo at Boston Garden to protest the actions of rodeo promoter W. Johnson, who refused to add the cowboys' entry fees to the rodeo's total purse.