Championship Bull Riding Announces New Event in Scottsdale, Arizona

Building on the success of their current season, Championship Bull Riding (CBR) is pleased to announce a new event: the Scottsdale Showdown, on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at the WestWorld equestrian center in Scottsdale, Arizona. The event, hosted by the Scottsdale Charros and City of Scottsdale, will be one of the largest all-star bull riding events in the Southwest. The lineup of adrenaline-packed events begins with a two-hour Championship Bull Riding event, followed by a star-studded concert featuring two country music national recording artists. The Scottsdale Showdown will be the catalyst to the 2014 CBR “Road to Cheyenne” Tour, with points and scores going towards the season end tally in 2014.

“This is a great day for our organization,” said Benny Cude, chairman of Championship Bull Riding. “CBR is working on expanding our tour and partnerships, and we look forward to producing this outstanding event for Arizona fans with one of their largest local philanthropic organizations, the Scottsdale Charros.”

Tickets for the Scottsdale Showdown, a 21 and over event, will go on sale in July. For all the news and latest information on the event, visit or for more information.

About CBR
Led by bull riding icon, Tuff Hedeman, Championship Bull Riding, Inc. (CBR) is a nationwide, professional bull riding organization. The CBR Tour events are professionally produced live shows designed to be an adrenaline rush the whole family will enjoy. CBR is broadcast primetime, nationwide, on FOX SPORTS NETWORK (FSN) with over 26 weeks of gripping, television seen by more than 14 million viewers annually. Combined with its subsidiary tour, the Horizon Series, CBR will visit over 70 venues throughout the United States reaching more than 250,000 fans in live attendance this year.  CBR is the home of THE REAL COWBOY SPORT™ - the best bull riders and bulls in the world.  We are committed to the riders, the fans, corporate sponsors, and all those involved in the professional bull riding industry.  For more information on CBR, please visit or call us today at 817.626.BULL (2855).

About the Scottsdale Charros
Formed in 1961, the Scottsdale Charros are an all-volunteer group of business and civic leaders dedicated to providing support and funding for youth programs, educational scholarships and grants to local charities. With a history of innovative fundraising, the Scottsdale Charros have produced a variety of special events to raise funds and promote Scottsdale, making the Charros one of the community’s largest philanthropic contributors. For more information about the Scottsdale Charros visit or, or call 480.990.2977.