A Nez Perce named Waaya-Tonah-Toesits-Kahn was one of the greatest saddle bronc riders and defined the sport. An African-American named Bill Pickett invented bulldogging, now called steer wrestling. And women competed head-on with men, and won.
I posted an article on Unusual Historicals about the History of Rodeo called Let’s Rodeo!
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ending Neurofibromatosis through Research