WYATT JONES OF LORENA, TEXAS
Roping (Header), Chute Dogging, Breakaway, Calf Roping
At what age did you start riding?
I started riding when I was 2 years old.
Who is your favorite professional rodeo athlete?
How do you prepare yourself for an intense rodeo and school schedule?
During the school year I push myself to finish work at school or as quick after school as I can. When I'm preparing for a big event (ie: TJHRAFinals) I rope everyday, sometimes twice a day.
Tell us a little bit about your horse?
Pokerface is a big grey horse with a lot of speed. He is very athletic and I have been riding him now for 3 years.
What’s your favorite meal on the road?
What songs gets you pumped up before a rodeo/roping?
Hotel California-Eagles and Thunderstruck-AC/DC
If planning to go to college, what are you planning on majoring in? OR What’s your favorite subject in school?
I am undecided on a major but my favorite subject in school is Math.
You’re on the road a lot, when do you practice?
When traveling for rodeo's I always take my roping dummy. This lets me get a lot of practice time in before events and gets me back to the basics.
What do you do when you are not rodeoing?
Hunting and Fishing
What’s your favorite thing about rodeoing?
Traveling to different places and the great family atmosphere. I have already met so many friends that will be a lifetime friend.