Two of PBR's elite riders to host bull riding school


PUEBLO, Colo. (May 27, 2009) — Look out all upcoming bull riders — two of PBR's elite superstars are ready to teach everything they know! Two-time PBR World Champion (2000 & 2003) Chris Shivers (Jonesville, La.) and PBR veteran and fan favorite Mike White (De Kalb, Texas) will host the 2009 Louisiana Bull Riding & Bull Fighting Seminar at the West Cal Arena in Sulphur, La., on July 6-8. In addition, Dickies DuraBullfighter Shorty Gorham (Cotulla, Texas) will instruct up-and-coming bullfighters during the seminar.

For more information, please visit http://www.chrisshivers.com or http://mightymikewhite.com or call 337.463.8962. You can also visit http://exsports.com/art_riders/09_LBFS.pdf for the form that needs to be filled out to participate in the school.

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About the PBR:
PBR attracts over 1.7 million live attendees each year with its multi-tiered event structure which includes the prestigious Built Ford Tough Series, the Copenhagen Bull Riding Challenger Tour, the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Tour, and the Discovery Tour, designed specifically for entry level contestants. With over 450 hours of prime time programming annually and a viewership of 100 million, PBR ranks among the most prolific sports on air and broadcasts on FOX, NBC, VERSUS, and on a host of foreign networks across the globe. The PBR is headquartered in Pueblo, Colo., with additional offices in Australia, Brazil, Canada, and Mexico, and prides itself in its 1,000 plus stock contractor relationships and over 1,200 PBR bull riders competing in more than 300 PBR sanctioned competitions across the five countries.