Welcome to the official site of the
Mid-States Rodeo Association (MSRA).
The MSRA is based in Michigan and sanctions rodeos throughout the Midwest states including Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Our members compete in the seven standard rodeo events: Saddle Bronc Riding, Bareback Bronc Riding, Bull Riding, Tie Down Roping, Team Roping, Ladies Barrel Racing, Steer Wrestling as well as Ladies Breakaway Roping.
The MSRA is proud to promote professional rodeo as a sport; to strive at all times to insure honesty and fairness to both the contestant and producer; to create an amicable relationship among stock contractors and to inspect, sanction and advertise rodeos being sponsored in accordance with association standards.
Happy New Year,
Hope you all have had a great Christmas and ready to Rodeo in 2024. The 2024 season is looking to be a great one. Keep an eye on the Rodeo Listings for upcoming rodeo dates and entry information. There will be a Co-Sanction Rough Stock Event @ Cloverdale Indiana Friday January 19th. The Spartan Stampede in East Lansing Michigan will be having a 4-performance rodeo February 16-18th. Rodeos are coming in and contracts are being negotiated for the 2024 season weekly.
The 2024 membership applications are available to be downloaded, be sure to fill out and sign all needed information. Make sure to sign the waiver and send with the application to the MSRA office. Membership application will be voided without signed waiver. Applications and waivers can be completed and paid for online with PayPal. If you are a minor, you must download and have a parent or legal guardian sign and get it notarized by an authorized notary. For you that have already purchased your cards, they will be arriving soon. To avoid late fees, get your membership in early.
A judge’s clinic will be held at the MSU E. Lansing Pavilion on 2-19 & 2-20. Instructor for the IPRA is Mr. Steve Ratchford and for the MSRA Mr. Chris Keller. If you are planning on Judging a MSRA rodeo in 2024 and haven’t been to a clinic in the past year, you will need to attend. Please call Chris Keller 765-415-0671 or the MSRA office by 2-11-24 to get on the list. More information coming soon.
Let me know if you need any help with your membership process or any other concerns.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Tie Down Roping